Friends and Advocates Peel

Office Phone 905-452-1002
Fax 905-452-1036
After Hours Phone 905-278-9036 Mobile Crisis of Peel
Address/Location Info
Address 239 Queen St E, Unit 6
Brampton, ON L6W 2B6
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Located In Community Brampton
Intersection Kennedy Rd S and Queen St E
Transit Information Brampton Transit: Route 7 Brampton Transit 905-874-2999 *
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Description/Eligibility/Service Details
Description Community adult and youth mental health organization providing social rehabilitation services; offering services for those who can attend activities in at least one of four service areas  
Variety of support services provided to those who have experienced, and are recovering from mental/emotional distress which has led to social isolation 
Activities include: 
•consumer governance model, discussion groups and social opportunities 
•training in leadership, presentation, DJ/AV club and theatre company programs 
•lifestyle counselling and crisis intervention (24 hours - Through the Mobile Crisis Unit of Peel). Transportation subsidies are provided for some activities 
Main office in Brampton, 4 service areas: Brampton, Dufferin (Orangeville), North Etobicoke and Mississauga 
Designated the Consumer Survivor Intiative Lead for Central West LHIN 
The Consumer-Survivor Network for Central West and the Consumer-Survivor Youth and Young Adults operates out of this office
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm * Activities: Days, Evenings and Weekends
Dates All year
Areas Served Dufferin County ; Etobicoke North ; Peel Region
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Those who have experienced or are experiencing mental/emotional distress which has led to social isolation
Application Self referral is encouraged; contact Emelyn Rozas 905-452-1002 for interview time and place (approximately one hour appointment)
Fees Membership - free ; Program - there may be a cost for an individual event, however costs are kept low; most events are free
Languages English
Contact Information
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Primary Contact Carrie Andrews, Office Manager; Email:
Primary Executive Scott M Brooker, Chief Executive Officer; Email:
Other Info
Alternate Name F & A
Established 1 Sep 1986
Elections Annually in June
Funding Provincial - Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care & Central West LHIN
Service Level (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Subjects Counselling ; Crisis intervention ; Mental health ; Mental health services ; Recreational activities ; Support groups ; Volunteer opportunities
Service Categories Crisis Intervention ; Mental Health Related Support Groups ; Psychiatric Disorder Counselling ; Stress Management

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