There are services available for your loved one to help them adjust to returning to the community. This should begin as soon as possible to avoid relapse and to build skills to enable the person to cope with having a mental illness. Here is a description of the most commonly used resources available for persons with mental illness living in the West Island area. Remember that each organization offers different services. What works for one person may not be appropriate for another person’s need.
Some of this information comes from AMI-Quebec, Action on Mental Illness