Adults and youth living with severe and persistent mental disorders who have been charged with low risk minor offences that require immediate support and referral to mental health services.
All other indididuals are assessed on a case-by-case basis.
All referrals must be signed and approved by a crown prosecutor at court.
Call your local Mental Health Diversion Service Site for service access.
Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.
Approximately 1 month from charge(s) being referred.