Frequently Asked Questions

1. Can I come with somebody to the assessment? 

Answer – Absolutely. You are in fact encouraged to bring a family member or friend with you, but you can also decide to come alone. It is up to you.

2. Will the information I provide be kept confidential?

Answer – Your hospital information is kept confidential according to the laws of Quebec.

3. Who will I see?

Answer – On your first visit, you will see one or more of the team members listed above.

4. If I use drugs, including cannabis, can I still come for an evaluation?

Answer – Absolutely.

5. If I cannot wait to be seen and feel I need to speak to someone right away what are my options?

Answer – If you cannot wait to be seen, then we encourage you to go to the emergency room of the Montreal General Hospital which is open 24/7, 365 days a year for a more rapid evaluation of your condition.