Interlake Eastern Community Mental Health Services
Programs that provide assessment, treatment, information and education to persons experiencing a mental illness and their families. Referral to psychiatrist & psychologist for consultation is available.
You may contact the IRHA at CENTRAL INTAKE: 1-866-757-6205 to be connected to the most appropriate Health Office.
Adult Mental Health:
Adult Mental Health Group Programs:
groups are offered regularly throughout the region and run the same weeks as the Changeway’s groups. These group programs are 10 weeks in duration and sessions are held once weekly for 90 minutes.
W.O.W (Working on Wellness)
group program is offered in the communities of Arborg, Ashern, Gimli, Lundar, Selkirk, Stonewall and Fisher Branch. They are held twice monthly, usually in the afternoon or early evening and last approximately 3 hours. Examples of typical group activity might include a movie and popcorn night, guest musicians and summer bar-b-cues.
A referral is not required to the Stress Management or W.O.W. group programs and they are open to the general public. There is no charge for any of the IRHA group programs.
Child and Adolescent:
Assists persons with mental health difficulties do develop the skills and supports needed to obtain and sustain their chosen goal of housing, education and/or employment.
|Intensive Case Manager||785-4887|
Provides asessment, treatment, consultation and referral services to older individuals with mental health difficullties, as well as support and education to families and caregivers.
Interlake Regional Health Authority
Mobile Crisis Team
Community based outreach services to assist adults and older adolescennts experiencing mental health crisis.
|Seven days a week 2:00pm – 2:00am||482-5376|
Crisis Stabilization Unit
An 8 bed residential unit for adults or older adolescents in psychiatric crisis.
24 hour crisis line 482-5361
Toll-free outside Selkirk area 1-886-427-8628S
Provides support, information, referral, and education to persons with mental health issues and their families. Also provides public information on Mental Health.
|Anxiety Disorders Association of Manitoba (ADAM):||1-800-805-8885|
|Manitoba Schizophrenia Society (MSS):||1-800-263-5545|
|Mood Disorders Association of Manitoba (MDAM):||1-800-263-1460|
Selkirk and Interlake Support Centres
Community-based settings providing social and recreational support and programs on a drop-in basis.
|L. Merrit Support Centre||3 Main Street
|Arborg Support Centre||327 Main Street
|Ashern Support Centre||1B Main Street East
|Selkirk Support Centre||242 Manitoba Ave
Addiction Foundations of Manitoba
|Gambling Help Line (toll free)||1-800-463-1554|
Provincial Suicide Line
Domestic Violence Crisis Line
Toll Free 1-877-977-0007
Employment and Income Assistance
Facts of Life Line
Farm and Rural Stress Line
Toll Free 1-866-367-3276
Interlake Women’s Resource Centre
Kids Help Phone
Toll Free 1-800-668-6868
Klinic Crisis Line
Lakeshore Women’s Resource Centre
Manitoba Housing Authority
Toll Free 1-800-441-5514
Toll Free 1-888-642-6066
Mental Health Education Resource Centre of Manitoba
Provides information on mental health through a lending library and informational website.
Phone toll free: 1-866-997-9918
Nova House Women’s Shelter
Crisis line: 482-1200
Teen Touch Line