Simcoe County, ON
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New Path Youth and Family Services of Simcoe County
We are a children’s mental health centre providing a range of compassionate, innovative and accessible services for children, youth and their families.

We offer a range of services not limited to:

* individual, family and group counselling
* parenting groups and programs
* outreach services to adolescents
* specialized treatment classrooms
* residential treatment programs
* crisis response counselling
* counselling services to men who are abusive

Programs also offered at sites outside of Barrie in Alliston; Bradford; Collingwood; Cookstown; Midland; Orillia.
165 Ferris Lane
Barrie, ON, L4M 2Y1 Map
705-725-7656
1-866-566-7656 (Toll Free)
Ages served: Up to 18 years
Languages served: English, French
Fees: None
To be seen: Clients/families may self refer
Area Served: Simcoe County

Programs/Services Include...

Activities and Counselling for Teens (ACT) Orilla Program (ACT)
This service is for teens and pre-teens aged 12 to 15 whose behaviour is becoming unmanageable and parents are actively seeking additional support and intervention. Parents also attend sessions. Services Include: Activity based groups for youth Groups for parents Indiviual and family counselling Multi-disciplinary consultation Service coordination with other agencies Referral to other community services .
165 Ferris Lane
Barrie, ON, Map
1-866-566-7656 x905 (Toll Free)
Ages served: 12 - 15 years
Languages served: English
Fees: None
Local
Activities and Counselling for Teens (ACT)
This service is for teens and pre-teens aged 9 to 15 whose behaviour is becoming unmanageable and parents are actively seeking additional support and intervention.
 
Services Include:
* Activity based groups for youth
* Groups for parents
* Indiviual and family counselling
* Multi-disciplinary consultation
* Service coordination with other agencies
* Referral to other community services

Referrals for the Orillia Program are accepted from:
* Family member
* Community agencies
* Family physicians
* School personnel
359 West Street North
Orillia, ON, L3V 5E5 Map
Unavailable
Ages served: 9 - 15 years
Languages served: English
Fees: None
Local
Activities and Counselling for Teens (ACT)
This service is for teens and pre-teens aged 12 to 15 whose behaviour is becoming unmanageable and parents are actively seeking additional support and intervention.  Parents also attend sessions.  Referrals for the Barrie program are only accepted from Simcoe County Children's Aid Society
 
Services Include:
* Activity based groups for youth
* Groups for parents
* Indiviual and family counselling
* Multi-disciplinary consultation
* Service coordination with other agencies
* Referral to other community services
165 Ferris Lane
Barrie, ON, L4M 2Y1 Map
Unavailable
Ages served: 12 - 15 years
Languages served: English
Fees: None
Local
Adolescent Outreach
This service is for youth between 14-18 years requiring support, counselling or life skills development.  Families may be involved.
 
Services include:
* Counselling (individual and family)
* Life skills development
* Groups
* Consultation with a multi-disciplinary team
* Referral and coordination with other community services if appropriate

The service is in schools in various communities in South Simcoe and Orillia. For further information contact the Adolescent Outreach worker in the following offices:

Alliston - 705-434-0477 ext. 223
Bradford - 905-775-4533
Orillia - 705-325-6161


and in the following high schools:

Banting High School - Alliston
St.Thomas Aquinas High School -Tottenham
Bradford High School - Bradford
Nantyr Shores Secondary School - Alcona
ODCVI - Orillia
Park Street Collegiate - Orillia
Twin Lakes - Orillia


Referrals accepted from
* Youth
* Schools
* Professionals
* Agencies
165 Ferris Lane
Barrie, ON, L4M 2Y1 Map
Unavailable
Ages served: 14 - 18 years
Languages served: English
Fees: None
Local
This service is for youth aged 12-17 who have been charged through Youth Justice and referrals are made by probation officers and judges.
 
Services Include:
* Individual & Family Counselling
* Family Support Group
* Anger Management Groups
* Social Skills Groups
* Recreational Activities
* Supper Club
* Educational Programming
* Substance Abuse Counselling offered by Simcoe Outreach Services on site
* Employment Skills Counselling offered by Brock Youth Services on site
* Consultation with a multi-disciplinary team
125 Ferndale Street North
Barrie, ON, Map
Unavailable
Ages served: 12 - 17 years
Languages served: English
Fees: None
Local
Community Partners with Schools (COMPASS)
This service is for elementary and secondary schools looking for community supports to enhance healthy child and youth development and to reduce social, emotional, or behavioral barriers to learning.
 
Services include:
* Specialized consultation to school personnel
* Classroom management strategies
* In-school classroom programs
* In-school small group programs
* Brief individual and family counselling
* Service coordination with other agencies
* Consultation with a multi-disciplinary team
* Presentations
* Links to community services e.g. parenting, recreation programs

Interested schools would contact their area COMPASS staff:
* Orillia: 705-325-6161 Ext. 252
* North Simcoe: 705-526-3708 Ext 304
* Georgian West: 705-445-4181 Ext 229
* Angus: 705-726-8871 Ext 631
* Innisfil: 705-458-4338 Ext 224


South West Simcoe: 705-458-4338 Ext 224
165 Ferris Lane
Barrie, ON, L4M 2Y1 Map
Unavailable
Ages served: 5 - 18 years
Languages served: English
Fees: None
Local
COMPASS (Community Partners with Schools) (COMPASS)
This service is for elementary and secondary schools looking for community supports to enhance healthy child and youth development and to reduce social, emotional, or behavioral barriers to learning. Services include: Specialized consultation to school personnel Classroom management strategies In-school classroom programs In-school small group programs Brief individual and family counselling Service coordination with other agencies Consultation with a multi-disciplinary team Presentations Links to community services e.g. parenting, recreation programs Interested schools would contact their area COMPASS staff: Orillia: 705-325-6161 Ext. 252 North Simcoe: 705-526-3708 Ext 304 Georgian West: 705-445-4181 Ext 229 Angus: 705-726-8871 Ext 631 Innisfil: 705-458-4338 Ext 224 South West Simcoe: 705-458-4338 Ext 224
This is a joint service offered by New Path Youth & Family Services in partnership with
Kinark Child and Family Services.
ON
705-733-2654 x308
Ages served: 5 - 18 years
Languages served: English
Fees: None
Local
Early Years Services
This service is for families with children up to 6 years of age who are experiencing social, emotional or behavioural problems.
 
Services include:
Parent & Child Groups
Intensive home-based counselling (up to 6 months)
Consultation with a multi-disciplinary team if appropriate
Service coordination with other agencies
Supportive services while you wait
Follow-up consultations
Referral to other community services if appropriate

Services are offered in:
Alliston
Barrie
Bradford
Collingwood
Midland
Orillia

This is a joint service offered by New Path Youth & Family Services in partnership with Kinark Child and Family Services.
165 Ferris Lane
Barrie, ON, L4M 2Y1 Map
Unavailable
Ages served: Up to 6 years
Languages served: English
Fees: None
Local
Early Years Services
This service is for families with children up to 6 years of age who are experiencing social, emotional or behavioural problems. Services include: Parent & Child Groups Intensive home-based counselling (up to 6 months) Consultation with a multi-disciplinary team if appropriate Service coordination with other agencies Supportive services while you wait Follow-up consultations Referral to other community services if appropriate Services are offered in: Alliston Barrie Bradford Collingwood Midland Orillia This is a joint service offered by New Path Youth & Family Services in partnership with Kinark Child and Family Services.
165 Ferris Lane
Barrie, ON, L4M 2Y1 Map
705-725-7656
1-866-566-7656 x905 (Toll Free)
Ages served: Up to 6 years
Languages served: English
Fees: None
Local
Residential Program
This service is for youth 11-18 years experiencing significant social, emotional and behavioural problems, who require an intensive 24 hour therapeutic setting in a rural setting. The residential placement is considered after other community based interventions have been attempted and families are expected to be involved in ongoing service. Services Include: Residential treatment in one of three 24-hour staffed 6-bed homes Individual and family counselling Group counselling Specialized classrooms staffed by teachers and mental health workers Recreational activities Psychiatric and psychological consultation Service coordination with other agencies Support after discharge
ON
705-725-7656
1-866-566-7656 x905 (Toll Free)
Ages served: 11 - 18 years
Languages served: English
Fees: None
Local
Residential Program
This service is for youth 11-18 years experiencing significant social, emotional and behavioural problems, who require an intensive 24 hour therapeutic setting in a rural setting.  The residential placement is considered after other community based interventions have been attempted and families are expected to be involved in ongoing service.
 
Services Include:
* Residential treatment in one of three 24-hour staffed 6-bed homes
* Individual and family counselling
* Group counselling
* Specialized classrooms staffed by teachers and mental health workers
* Recreational activities
* Psychiatric and psychological consultation
* Service coordination with other agencies
* Support after discharge
165 Ferris Lane
Barrie, ON, L4M 2Y1 Map
Unavailable
Ages served: 11 - 18 years
Languages served: English
Fees: None
Local
This service is for children up to 18 years of age when the parent and child can benefit from a short therapeutic break.  It is a 2-3 day stay usually on a weekend or during a holiday period at a New Path residential group home.
 
Services Include:
* Supportive counselling
* Recreational activities
* Life skills development
* Feedback to parents

Contributions of ten dollars per day are requested to assist in meeting the cost of this service but access to respite will not be denied based on ability to pay.
165 Ferris Lane
Barrie, ON, L4M 2Y1 Map
Unavailable
Ages served: Up to 18 years
Languages served: English
Fees: None
Local
This service is for children up to 18 years of age when the parent and child can benefit from a short therapeutic break. It is a 2-3 day stay usually on a weekend or during a holiday period at a New Path residential group home. Services Include: Supportive counselling Recreational activities Life skills development Feedback to parents Contributions of ten dollars per day are requested to assist in meeting the cost of this service but access to respite will not be denied based on ability to pay
ON
Unavailable
Ages served: Up to 18 years
Languages served: English
Fees: Yes
Local
School-Based Prevention/ Diversion Program
This service is for youth aged 12-17 who attend Nantyr Shores High School and who are at risk of becoming involved with the youth justice system. Referrals come from: Teachers and the administrative staff of Nantyr Shores High School South Simcoe Police Youth over 12 years of age Services Include: Individual counselling Peer mediation Educational plans Group counselling Substance abuse counselling Multi-Disciplinary Consultations Referral to other services Classroom presentations and workshops
Innisfil, ON, L9S 1W2 Map
Unavailable
Ages served: 12 - 17 years
Languages served: English
Fees: None
Local
Youth and Family Counselling Programs
This service is for children up to 18 years of age who are experiencing social, emotional or behavioural problems.  Families are also involved.
 
Services Include:
* Brief and longer term (individual & family counselling) counselling
* Theraplay
* Groups for parents and children
* Consultation with a multi-disciplinary team if appropriate
* Service coordination with other agencies
* Supportive services while you wait
* Referral to other community services if appropriate
* Follow-up consultations

Services are offered in:
* Alliston
* Barrie
* Bradford
* Collingwood
* Orillia
165 Ferris Lane
Barrie, ON, L4M 2Y1 Map
Unavailable
Ages served: Up to 18 years
Languages served: English
Fees: None
Local
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Psychiatrists
Addictions (including Drugs, Alcohol and Gambling)
Attention Deficit Disorders (ADD/ADHD)
Anger
Autism and Autism Spectrum Disorders
Behaviour and Conduct Problems
Bullying
Depression
Developmental, Intellectual Delay and Disabilities
Eating Disorders including Anorexia and Bulimia
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