Intensive Services for Students Program (ISSP)

Who is This Service For?

ISSP is for children and youth with significant mental health needs (i.e. social, emotional or behavioural challenges). Families are also involved.

Who Can Make a Referral?

  • Elementary school principals
  • Secondary school principals

How is a Referral Made?

  1. School Boards screen referrals and send information to the New Path Intake Department.

What Services are Available?

  • Consultation in schools
  • Classroom management strategies
  • In-school, in-home and community programs
  • Individual and family counselling
  • Service co-ordination with other agencies
  • Consultation with a multi-disciplinary navigation team
  • Presentations
  • Links to community services e.g. parenting, recreation programs

Where is the Service Located?

  • Orillia
  • Collingwood
  • Alliston

Is There a Cost for this Service?

No, this service is funded by the Ministry of Children & Youth Services.