Mental Health R.E.A.C.H. Centre
|Record #: HDC2300||Last Modified: 16 Jul 2019||Last Full Update: 16 Jul 2019|
|Description & Services|
|Cross Reference||CMHS ; Friends and Fellowship ; Santé|
|Description of service(s)||Recreational and pre-employment opportunities for adults diagnosed with a mental illness.
We have two locations within the Victoria Health Centre:
1) The Learning Centre on the 1st floor where classes are located and;
2) The Activity Room which is on the ground floor and hosts our social and recreational programs.
We also operate two outreach programs to the communities of Harvey and Mill Cove.
R.E.A.C.H. Activity Room
-Drop In - Come for coffee, tea, and a chat with new friends.
-Bingo - Very popular with the members. Come and try your luck and win a prize!
-Card games, board games, puzzles, and movies - Skip-Bo is a favorite.
-Outings & Day Trips - Meet in the activity room to go bowling, shopping, walking, camping, and other seasonal trips throughout New Brunswick.
R.E.A.C.H. Learning Centre
-Health & Wellness - Fun and low impact exercise to improve both the body and the mind.
-Recovery Journey - Group program that offers the tools to get well, stay well, and accomplish your goals in life.
-Computer & Newsletter Class - Learn basic typing and computer skills or contribute to the seasonal newsletter!
-Knitting & Craft Fair - Learn new projects and techniques and have your creations sold to the public.
-Art Class - Starting at a beginner level learn how to draw and paint.
-Photography - Using a digital camera discover how to take great pictures and change them using photo software on the computers.
-Nutrition & Me - Learn how to cook new recipes that are cost effective and nutritious.
-Gardening - Plant and maintain a garden while acquiring your green thumb.
|Hours||Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm|
|Areas Served||York County - and surrounding areas|
|Eligibility||Ages: 18 year(s) and up
Must have a mental health diagnosis by a psychiatrist.
|Application||Applications for membership are free and available at the Centre.|
|Languages||English ; French|
|Fees||None - Some programming (day trips, outings, bingo) may require minimal payment. Average cost is $1- $10.|
|Located In Community||Fredericton|
|Address & Map||
Victoria Health Centre
65 Brunswick St, 1st Flr
Fredericton, NB E3B 1G5
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|Intersection||Smythe and Brunswick|
|Accessibility||Fully Accessible ; ***Note that accessibility is self-reported. Please contact the organization before arrival***|
|Service Level||(30) Provincial Government|
|Service Categories||Mental Health Drop In Centres|