The Royal is part of AccessMHA, a regionally coordinated service that helps people in eastern Ontario find services for mental health and substance use health issues. AccessMHA can also connect clients to a person with lived expertise to better help understand the process and recommend other peer-based services.

If you are seeking services at The Royal, please reach out to your primary care provider and/or go to They will assess if The Royal is the right place for you.

If you are seeking services for a client, please encourage them to go to Please note that due to the high demand for mental health and substance use health services, there can sometimes be a wait.

For other mental health and substance use health resources go to

If you have questions about AccessMHA, email

Click here for information or to register for family support groups at The Royal.