Youth and Family Counselling Programs

Who is this Service For?

  • Children up to 18 years of age who are experiencing social, emotional or behavioural problems
  • Families are also involved

Who Can Make a Referral?

  • Parents and Guardians
  • Youth over 12 years of age
  • Professionals
  • Agencies

How is a Referral Made?

  1. Call New Path Intake Department at 705-725-7656 or, from the 905 area in Simcoe County, 1-866-566-7656
  2. Complete a telephone interview with an intake worker

What Services are Available?

  • Supportive services while you wait (family consultations)
  • Brief and longer term (individual & family counselling)
  • Groups for parents and children
  • Consultation with a multi-disciplinary team if appropriate
  • Service coordination with other agencies
  • Referral to other community services if appropriate
  • Follow-up consultations

Where is the Service Located?

  • Alliston
  • Barrie
  • Bradford
  • Collingwood
  • Orillia

Service is also available for Francophone families in Barrie.

Is there a Cost for this Service?

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