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GRH offers an adult inpatient mental health unit at its KW Campus, at 835 King Street West in Kitchener.

Here’s what you need to know about the unit

  • Admissions to the inpatient unit are through the emergency department or our outpatient services;
  • This is a 52-bed short stay unit for patients who require the safety and intensity of a hospital admission; and
  • Six of these beds are in a more secured area called the psychiatric intensive care area or PICA which is for individuals who need the highest level of care in a secure and safe environment.

This unit is on the first floor of the F wing at our KW Campus. To get to adult inpatient mental health unit, please:

  • Come to the KW Campus revolving main door. You will be on the third floor; and
  • Take the D wing elevators down to the first floor. Turn down the hallway between and behind the elevators towards F wing; or
  • You can also enter the first floor mental health unit from the Mount Hope Street entrance.

You can telephone the unit by calling the nursing station at: 519-749-4300 extension 2313.

Grand River Hospital - KW Campus

Getting here- KW Campus

This service is located at the KW Campus, 835 King Street West in Kitchener.

KW Campus: 835 King Street West, KitchenerKW Campus parking info