Youth & Adolescent Mental Health Programs & Services

Joseph Brant Hospital's youth and adolescent mental health programs and services are available to youth/children under the age of 18 in Halton region.

Please see below for a list of our programs and services.



Child & Adolescent Psychiatric Program

The Child and Adolescent Psychiatric (CAP) provides early intervention support to children/youth under the age of 18 years allowing for a faster integration back to home and school.

The CAP program provides treatment for:

  • Behavioural Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Substance Use
  • Psychosis
  • Developmental Disorders

How to access the CAP program:

Patients are referred by primary care providers, family doctors, pediatricians and other local agencies.

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Referral Form

 What to bring to the appointment: 

  • Patient’s Health Card
  • Report cards from the last few years
  • Prior psycho-educational assessments


CAP is located Outpatient Mental Health Services in the basement of the Joseph Brant Community Health Centre (JBCHC), 1182 North Shore Blvd, Burlington, ON L7S 1C5

Contact CAP

Phone: 905-631-0694

Fax: 905-631-5804


Youth Early Intervention Program

The Youth Early Intervention (YEI) program is youth-centred and breaks down barriers that youth encounter when seeking mental health and/or substance use services. This program is recovery focused.

How to access the YEI program: 

YEI is a voluntary program where youth can self-refer, or be referred by a friend, family member, support person, health professional, or physician by completing a referral form.

Contact YEI

Services are provided in the community and in office.

Phone: 905-632-3737 Extension 7506

Fax: 905-631-0513

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