24.7 Crisis Support Peel Mobile Team (Formerly known as COAST)

Office Crisis Line: (905) 278-9036

24.7 Crisis Support Peel Mobile Team is a partnership between the Canadian Mental Health Association and Peel Regional Police.

MISSION

The mission of 24.7 Crisis Support Peel Mobile Team is to assist individuals in a mental health crisis in the environment of their choice, by de-escalating the crisis and offering linkages to appropriate services for on-going support.

SERVICE AREA AND TRIAGE

The 24.7 Crisis Support Peel Mobile Team program currently serves the residents of Mississauga and Brampton who have mental health issues and find themselves in crisis.

Calls to 24.7 Crisis Support Peel Mobile Team are received through 24.7 Crisis Support Peel.  An intake assessment is completed on all calls received.  Any person can call 24.7 Crisis Support Peel Mobile Team for assistance or to make a referral.

MOBILE OUTREACH

The 24.7 Crisis Support Peel Mobile Team is available Monday - Saturday 11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m., and Sunday 3:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.  The team consists of a mental health professional and a specially trained plain clothed police officer.  They will respond to a call involving mental health crisis that is not deemed to be an emergency call.  They will respond in an unmarked police cruiser and will conduct a mental health assessment onsite.  A plan will be implemented which best suits the needs of the individual.

The individual will be connected with community programs as required.  This support extends to both the client and their families.

To reach the 24.7 Crisis Support Peel Mobile Team office, you may call the crisis line at
(905) 278-9036

For more information, please contact:

Cst. Claudia Wells,
Mental Health Coordinator for the Peel Regional Police at (905) 453-2121 ext. 3623