Mental Health Resources in Barrie

Simcoe County Crisis Response Service

Local crisis services: Operates 7 days a week, 24 hours per day
Includes Face to Face support within the City of Barrie and Short Stay Crisis Beds
705.728.5044 or 1.888.893.8333

TELECARE of Greater Simcoe

Local distress line operated by trained volunteers 24/7

Good 2 Talk

24 hour anonymous support service for students ages 17-25

Canadian Mental Health Association

15 Bradford St. Barrie, ON
Crisis Services – 705.728.5044 / 1.888.893.8333
Providing case management, treatment, counselling and support

Catholic Family Services of Simcoe County

20 Anne St. S Barrie, ON
Providing individual, couple and family counselling.
Walk-in counselling Clinics

CONNECT Counselling Services – Canadian Hearing Society

705.737.4911 TTY
Providing mental health, wellness and addiction services for the deaf, deafened, hard of hearing and their families

Telecare of Greater Simcoe

705.325.9534 or 705.726.7922
A local distress line operated by trained volunteers 24/7.  Call anytime to speak with a caring, anonymous non-judgmental volunteer,

Barrie Peer Support Group:  Mood Disorders Self Help Group of Barrie

705.726.5033 x221
Contact Tina Irvine:
Support Group held the first Tuesday of every month 7:00-9:00 p.m. at 15 Bradford St. Barrie, ON.

Family Mental Health Initiative of Simcoe County

Barrie Family Support:  Barrie Family and Friends Health Support Group
Support through education, training and referral to the family members of those individuals with serious and persistent mental health difficulties.
705.725.0363 or 1.800.324.3252
Support Group held the 2nd Tuesday of every month 6:00-8:00p.m. at 21 Bradford St; in the Boardroom
Contact: Tara Maxwell

Orillia Depression, Anxiety and Manic Depression Self Help Group (DAMD)

705.325.2201 Ext. 39921 (please leave a message)
The group meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesday each month at 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m. at 57 Neywash St. Orillia ON

Parents for Children’s Mental Health

Contact Tanya 705.726.8871 Ext 634
Meetings are held the 3rd Monday of the month 6:00-8:00 p.m. at 34 Simcoe St. Barrie (Kinark Offices)

The Centre for Inner Freedom Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction Program
A 8 week course integrating the skills of Mindfulness meditation with cognitive behavior therapy.  Overcome stress, anxiety and depression.  Call to arrange an interview.

Integrative Stress Management Program
Stress management skills to navigate life’s inevitable stress waves more effectively. Our program provides practical, portable, effective tools to manage work/life stress for improved mental/physical health.
Phone:  705 721 6934

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