The Meeting Place

The Hospital sponsors this consumer-run, social-recreational and peer support program located in downtown Orillia. This program is managed by its own Board of Directors (Outreach Orillia).


The Meeting Place is a Clubhouse style program operating in cooperation with the staff of the Community Mental Health Services (CMHS). Criteria for membership is a diagnosis of serious mental illness and an assessed treatment protocol. Suitability for membership is determined jointly with the Meeting Place Coordinator and CMHS services. To expedite the referral process please contact the CMHS office.