The Welcome Centre at Central Library is a mental health and wellness resource that is available to everyone in our community.
At the Welcome Centre, you can meet with a Social Worker from the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA).
Current hours are Monday to Friday, from 9am-5pm.
You can find the Welcome Centre on the 2nd floor of Central Library, right beside the elevators.
What is available at the Welcome Centre?
- Friendly conversation and connection to community wellness programs.
- Wellness information, support agency referrals, system navigation assistance, and resources related to mental health and addictions, housing, food security, physical health and wellness, and financial matters.
- Supportive listening and crisis intervention for community members dealing with mental health challenges.
Additional CMHA Social Workers and a Youth Support Worker from London Intercommunity Health Centre (LIHC) are available on Thursdays from 1-5pm.
Throughout the year, there are CMHA mental health and wellness programs offered at several library locations.