Community Networks of Specialized Care — Together Making a Positive Difference for Individuals with a Dual Diagnosis in our Communities
Liz Froese, MSW, Bethesda Community Services, Ontario, Canada; Sandra Brinker, Toronto Network of Specialized Care, Ontario, Canada; Pamela Einboden, Algonquin Child and Family Services, Ontario, Canada; Lisa Holmes, Eastern Region Community Network of Specialized Care, Ontario, Canada; Elizabeth Veigh, Ministry of Community & Social Services, Ontario, Canada
The presentation focuses on the development of the Community Networks in Ontario, activities to date, how the Networks can support community partnering and future directions. Together, the Community Networks are building capacity to make a positive difference for adults with a developmental disability with co-existing mental health and/or challenging behavior (dual diagnosis) who need timely access to effective clinical services and supports.
Produced in 2008