These appointments are currently being conducted virtually or over the phone.
For more information please call (519) 938-8802 ext. 0.

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Social Workers provide short-term services to patients and support their social and mental health complexities. Some examples of support services offered to patients include:

  • Ongoing coordination and support for patients with complex needs
  • Assistance with referrals to community services
  • Brief Supportive Counselling
  • Application assistance and support with denials for financial and government programs (EI, OW, ODSP, CPP-D, Trillium, etc.)
  • Service navigation with housing, retirement homes (note: not long-term care), transportation, basic needs, etc.
  • POA and Advanced Care planning
  • Arrange case conferences as required

Appointment Information

Patients are to be referred to the Social Worker by their Primary Care Provider or by another interdisciplinary health care professional.