MENTAL HEALTH and JUSTICE PROGRAM

Margaret’s Housing and Community Support Services provides support to women and men who are experiencing mental illness and who have committed low-risk offenses or are at risk to be involved in the criminal justice system .   Margaret’s provides court support and release planning. 

 

Mental Health Pre-Diversion

available to individuals who:

Are 16+
Do not have a prior criminal record
Are amenable to pre-diversion services
Living with severe mental health challenges with little or no formal supports


Mental Health Diversion

AVAILABLE TO INDIVIDUALS WHO:

Are 18+ 
Are living with severe and persistent mental illness
Are charged with a low-risk offence
Are amenable to mental health diversion services
Approved for diversion by the Crown Attorney


Court Support 

available to individuals who:

Are 16+  
Are living with severe and persistent mental illness
Charged with an Offence
Require support navigating the criminal justice system


    Release Planning

    AVAILABLE TO INDIVIDUALS WHo:

    Are 16+
    Are living with chronic and persistent mental illness
    Incarcerated
    Request assistance in navigating services upon release


    If You or Someone You Know Need Help

    CLICK HERE OR CALL OUR 24/7 WARM-LINE 416-463-1481.