Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 905-623-2261
Fax 905-623-2604
E-Mail mburshaw@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Website www.communitycaredurham.on.ca
Site Location Garnet B. Rickard Recreation Complex
Located In Community Clarington
Address Garnet B. Rickard Recreation Complex
2440 Hwy # 2, Unit 1
Clarington, ON L1C 0K6
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Intersection Durham Rd 57 and King St E (Hwy 2)
Contact Information
Primary Contact Mandi Burshaw, COPE Program Manager; Phone: 905-668-6223
Alternate Contact Melissa McCready, COPE Admin. Assistant; Phone: 905-623-1583; Email: mmccready@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Marcy Marchuk, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 905-837-0017 ext 237; Fax: 905-837-7535; Email: mmarchuk@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Primary Executive Laura Ricketts, Executive Director; Phone: 905-668-6378; Fax: 905-668-7190; Email: lricketts@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Alternate Executive Jennifer Rusaw, Director, COPE Mental Health & Specialized Geriatrics; Phone: 905-668-9609; Fax: 905-668-7190; Email: jrusaw@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Description & Services
Description (Service) Support to adults with emotional and/or mental health needs * volunteers trained in communication and life skills work with clients  
Group Support 
Trained volunteers provide clients with emotional support and help in acquiring life and coping skills * clients determine the goals they want to achieve to help them live successfully in the community * for caregivers and people experiencing depression and anxiety * groups are co-facilitated by staff and volunteers * support groups are psycho-educational, open and ongoing * for adults and seniors 
Specialized Geriatric Support 
Outreach and supportive services for high risk older adults 65+ years living in the community with needs related to mental health and/or aging 
Information and referral to mental health services
Sup. Description Annual Community Care Durham Walk for Mental Health in June (see www.ccdwalk.org ) * events that educate the public and support those living with mental and emotional concerns
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Clarington
Eligibility Adults who have mental health, emotional or adjustment challenges
Application Call for information * referrals are accepted from all sources
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Service Categories Caregiver/Care Receiver Support Groups ; Mental Health Related Support Groups ; Mental Health Related Support Groups ~ Anxiety Disorders ; Mental Health Related Support Groups ~ Mood Disorders ; Mental Health Related Support Groups ~ Stroke ; Mental Health Related Support Groups ~ Women ; Stress Management ; Volunteer Opportunities

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