As the information and application hub of SHIP, The Central Intake department is a single point of access to assessment, referrals and information for the community. Our goal is to improve access to Healthy Housing™ and mental health services and provide system navigation to individuals in need of healthcare services.

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Our Intake & Assessment team complete the following tasks:

  • Process applications and provide in-person assessments
  • Triage referrals for mental health services
  • Manage wait lists for housing and mental health services
  • Provide a designated Intake and Assessment Counsellor for waitlist applicants who provide information on admission criteria, mental health ser­vices and community-based resources
  • Work with individuals and their families to access the most appropriate services to suit their needs and circumstances
  • Offer timely responses to inquiries
  • Maintain up to date information on community services and opportunities

What do we need from applicants?

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Completed application form and consent to reach out to important information sources

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Up to date contact information

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A willingness to work with Intake Staff to determine your needs for services and housing

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