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

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


American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry


Canadian Mental Health Association, Mental Health and Addiction Services of Simcoe County


Catholic Family Services of Simcoe County
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.


Caversham Booksellers


Centre for Addiction and Mental Health  


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


Children’s Mental Health Ontario

Collaborative Mental Health Care Canada

eMental Health


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


Hospital for Sick Children
Health information from Sick Kids Hospital Toronto.


Kids Help Phone


 Kids Health

Kinark Child and Family Services
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

Mental Health Crisis Line - Canadian Mental Health Association


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

North Simcoe Walk-in Counselling Clinic
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



Sex Etc.

Teen Mental Health

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

Youth Connect