COVID Service Update January 2021

Posted January 13, 2021 by CMHA Elgin

(January 13, 2021) As of 12:01 a.m. on Thursday, January 14th the Elgin County, London-Middlesex and Huron-Perth region will be will be placed in a Stay-at-Home Order with the Ontario Declared State of Emergency. 

Deemed an essential service by the Ontario government, Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) Elgin-Middlesex remains open and is ensuring community mental health and addictions supports are safely available.

In accordance with Public Health measures and provincial guidelines, CMHA Elgin Middlesex continues to deliver services in the best manner to protect public health and safety, by pivoting services to virtual or in-person so individuals in need of mental health supports can continue to get the help they need.

To ensure everyone’s safety please be aware of  how to connect with our programs and services below. 

  • In-person crisis support at STEGH Emergency Department
  • Virtual and telephone services continue to be available
  • Housing programs continue to accept and review referrals
  • Intake for services available by phone – 519-633-1781, Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., excluding holidays and weekends.

CMHA Elgin Middlesex will continue to inform individuals and the community of further changes to programs and services as they occur. Stay up to date by visiting or contact us at 519-633-1781 or  with any questions.

If you need immediate mental health and/or addictions support please call Reach Out 24/7 at 519-433-2023 or toll-free 1-866-933-2023 or online at