General Resources for Youth
General Resources – A Reference list for clients and families 


Kids Help Phone 
www.kidshelpphone.ca
1-800-668-6868

Mental Health Crisis Line - Canadian Mental Health Association
705-728-5044

North Simcoe Walk-in Counselling Clinic
http://nsmwalkincounselling.ca/
Clinics offered Monday - Orillia, Tuesday - Midland, Wednesday - Bracebridge, Thursday - Barrie, Friday - Collingwood.
Offers single-session counselling sessions to individuals age 12 and up, families and couples who are not in immediate crisis, opportunities for immediate problem solving and therapeutic interventions as well as assistance connecting with other services as required. Common concerns include depression and anxiety, relationship issues, sexual abuse/assault, stress, substance abuse and teen issues.
For more information call: 1-888-726-2503

Canadian Mental Health Association, Mental Health and Addiction Services of Simcoe County
www.cmha-mhassc.ca
705-725-5491

Kinark Child and Family Services
www.kinark.on.ca
Central Intake 1-888-454-6275
A children's mental health organization that provides help to children and youth, families and communities. Includes a Youth Mobile Crisis Response Service, accessible through the Mental Health Crisis Line 705-728-5044.

Catholic Family Services of Simcoe County
www.cfssc.ca
Central Intake: 705-726-2503
A non-profit organization offering professional counselling services and education. Services are available to everyone living or working in Simcoe County regardless of age, ability, cultural or religious background, race, sexual orientation or gender identity.

Mind Your Mind
www.mindyourmind.ca
A place for youth and emerging adults to access information, resources, and tools during
tough times.

The Jack Project 
www.jack.org
Promoting Mental Health and Wellness for youth in Canada.

Children’s Mental Health Ontario
www.kidsmentalhealth.ca 

Teen Mental Health
www.teenmentalhealth.org

Child, Youth and Family Services Coalition of Simcoe County 
www.simcoecountycoalition.ca 
A county wide alliance of organizations providing services to children, youth and their families in Simcoe County

211
www.211ontario.ca or dial 211
When you don’t know where to turn - helping to find the right community and social services

Youth Connect 
www.youthconnect.ca

Family Mental Health Initiative of Simcoe County
www.fmhi.ca 
705 725-0363 Toll free: 1-800-324-3252 

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
www.camh.ca

Hospital for Sick Children
www.aboutkidshealth.ca 
Health information from Sick Kids Hospital Toronto

Collaborative Mental Health Care Canada 
www.shared-care.ca/toolkits

Kids Health 
www.kidshealth.org

Sex Etc. 
www.sexetc.org

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
www.aacap.org/cs/root/facts_for_families/facts_for_families 

Parentbooks 
www.parentbooks.ca

Caversham Booksellers
www.cavershambooksellers.com