Rights and recourses of persons placed under confinement

In most regions of Québec, community organizations are available to help and support people who have or have had mental health issues.

Such people can contact these organizations:

  • To receive information regarding their rights and recourses
  • To be accompanied in their efforts to contest being held in custody, if applicable

Mental Health Advocacy Community Organizations

Bas-Saint-Laurent (01)

Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean (02)

Capitale-Nationale (03)

Mauricie et Centre-du-Québec (04)

Estrie (05)

Montréal (06)

Outaouais (07)

Abitibi-Témiscamingue (08)

Côte-Nord (09)

Gaspésie–Îles-de-la-Madeleine (11)

Chaudière-Appalaches (12)

Laval (13)

Lanaudière (14)

Laurentides (15)

Montérégie (16)


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