Who We Serve
Because mental health can’t wait. New Path offers a range of fully-funded child and youth mental health services to children, youth and their families in Simcoe County.
We are a team of dedicated and highly skilled staff providing mental health supports to the many local families in our communities struggling with a mental health challenge.
New Path offers a wide-range of services across 10 office locations in Simcoe County, as well as in many elementary and secondary schools.
10 office locations and range of child and youth mental health services.
Clients by Age
Clients by Gender
Categories of Assessed Needs
Provides “quick access” therapeutic encounters to address the immediate or presenting needs of a child or youth.
Focuses on reducing the severity of, and/or remedying, the emotional, social, behavioural and self-regulation problems of children and youth.
Provides immediate, time-limited services, delivered in response to an imminent mental health crisis or an urgent situation.
Family/Caregiver Skills Building and Support
These services enhance the family’s ability to support and adaptively respond to the mental health needs of the young person.
Intensive Treatment Services
Has the same focus as Counselling/Therapy Services. Differs in intensity of service required to meet the child/youth’s needs.
Specialized Consultation / Assessment Services
Provides advice in assessment, diagnosis, prognosis and/or treatment of a child or youth with identified mental health needs.
Focuses on working across sectors to change views, behaviours, build skills,competencies and/or creating awareness and resiliency.
Use of video-conferencing technology to access expert specialized mental health consultations.
Provides service to clients referred from child welfare agenices to improve outcomes and prevent clients from entering or re-entering care.
Youth Justice Attendance Centre
Provides pre and post charge service to clients involved in the youth justice system.
Youth Justice PICS & New Directions
Provides services to clients involved in the youth justice system to support court-ordered re-integration/re-habilitation goals.