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Programs & Services

Community Geriatric Psychiatry

 Location: Villa Caritas

Provides both community and inpatient psychiatric assessment and treatment to individuals 65 years of age and over, who suffer from a severe and/or persistent mental illness.

Provides psychiatric services for adults age 65 and older with a severe and / or persistent mental health concern. The programs offers treatment and the right supports to help older adults go back home or to a care setting.

The inpatient program provides:

  • assessment and treatment
  • stabilization
  • rehabilitation

The community program provides:

  • assessment and treatment
  • day programs
  • consultations

Contact Details

Villa Caritas

Location Info
Inpatient Geriatric Psychiatry Program
16515 88 Avenue NW
Edmonton, Alberta
T5R 0A4
780-342-6565, 780-342-6552 (Referrals)
780-342-6579 (Referrals)


Parking stalls, ramps and washrooms

Getting There

Parking and Public transportation available

Hours of Operation
24 hour service
Service Providers May Include
dietitians, doctors, registered nurses (RNs), occupational therapists (OTs), pharmacists, physical therapists (PTs), psychologists, recreation therapists, social workers, speech-language pathologists, spiritual care providers

Patients aged 65 years or over with a mental health concern. Patients under 65 with a psychogeriatric syndrome will be considered on a case by case basis.

Wait Times

An estimated wait time will be provided at the time of appointment booking.


Accommodation costs apply for inpatients who have finished active treatment and are waiting for placement to Long Term Care. There is a daily cost for day program clients.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services


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