Oxford Local HSJCC

HSJCC Information

Regional or Local HSJCC: Local

HSJCC Chair/Co-Chairs: Mike McMahon, CMHA Oxford Branch

Chair/Co-chairs contact: mikemcmahon@cmhaoxford.on.ca

HSJCC Objectives

a) Committee’s over all goals and key commitments:

To facilitate the joint planning, coordination and integration of service delivery for individuals who are 16 years of age and older, with serious mental illness, developmental disabilities and/or acquired brain injuries, who are involved with the criminal justice system, in Oxford County

b) Committee’s specific objectives:

To coordinate communication and to establish effective linkages and liaison mechanisms between criminal justice, health, and social service agencies with respect to appropriate clients.

To identify local priorities, develop and implement strategies for coordination of collective services, and convene working groups as appropriate.

To promote the need for, establish and maintain processes for coordinated planning, joint problem solving, and the integrated delivery of services between criminal justice, health, and social service agencies.