As of August 5th, 2022, an outbreak has been declared in CAMH’s Emergency Department, located at 1051 Queen Street West due to staff positive COVID-19 cases. This declaration was made in conjunction with Toronto Public Health, CAMH’s Health, Safety and Wellness (HSW), and Infection Prevention and Control (IPAC). The Emergency Department remains open to new patients. However, please advised that wait times might be longer than usual given staffing issues. CAMH has completed contact tracing for all impacted staff and confirmed that no patients have been exposed.
416 979-6885 | The Emergency Department does not provide crisis counseling or general information over the phone. For emergencies, you may call TeleHealth at 1 866-797-0000 and TTY at 1 800 387-5559; call 911; or proceed to your nearest emergency room.
Types of Treatment and Services Offered
provides 24 hour/7 days per week emergency assessment and treatment for adults with mental health and substance use issues.
provides extended observation, assessment and treatment services to adults assessed in the Emergency Service or those who are awaiting an inpatient bed.
works collaboratively with other hospital emergency and community mental health services to achieve patient-centred care.
CAMH's 24/7 Psychiatric Emergency Department is located in the Crisis & Critical Care Building at 1051 Queen Street West.