Membership at Crocus is mandatory to participate in various programming and the Transitional Employment program. To become a member you must:
- Be 18 years of age or older.
- Have a diagnosed mental illness.
- Provide proof of diagnosis from a health professional.
- Complete an intake interview with a Crocus staff person.
- Pay a $1.00 lifetime membership fee.
Proof of diagnosis requires a completed referral form or a note verifying a diagnosed mental illness from a health professional. Proof of diagnosis forms can be delivered to Crocus either by fax or email from the health professional.
If you are a health professional thinking of referring someone to Crocus, feel free to contact us to discuss suitability.
There are a variety of services available in the community which can help with housing needs, employment, life skill development, or crisis management for individuals living with a mental illness. Visit our community partners to find the resources right for you.
Canadian Mental Health Association – Saskatoon Branch
Saskatoon Crisis Intervention Services
Saskatoon Housing Coalition
The Lighthouse Supported Living
Crocus is a partner in a coalition of community based mental health service providers that work together to reduce the stigma associated with mental illness. To find out more visit Break the Barrier.