New Path Youth and Family Services of Simcoe County

Site: Barrie Head Office

Service: Youth and Family Counselling Services

Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 705-733-2654 * Central Intake and Information 705-725-7656
Fax 705-726-2870
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Located In Community Barrie
Address The Common Roof
165 Ferris Lane
Barrie, ON L4M 2Y1
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Intersection St Vincent St and Cundles Rd E
Contact Information
Primary Contact Brandie Sanders, Supervisor; Phone: 705-325-6161 ext 3242; Email:
Alternate Contact Maria Baier, Manager; Phone: 705-733-2654 ext 2516; Email:
Primary Executive Elizabeth McKeeman, Chief Executive Officer; Phone: 705-733-2654 ext 2302; Email:
Description & Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 Update 
  • Sessions are currently offered either in person, by video conference or via telephone  
  • current clients are asked to call or email their worker to arrange a session, if you don't know the phone number or email of your worker call 705-725-7656 or email and ask to have your worker call you 
  • anyone wanting to access services for the first time or book a walk-in clinic session, please call 705-725-7656 or 1-866-566-7656 or email leaving your name and contact information and a counsellor will contact you to book an appointment by telephone
Regular Service 
Counselling and therapy for children and youth, and for their families when a child is experiencing social, emotional or behavioural problems 
  • individual, family, group therapy and parent education groups offered in partnership with clients to validate, strengthen and expand their range of skills to more effectively manage their problems 
  • both brief and longer term counselling are offered 
  • other services include information and referral, and presentations to professionals and public groups  
  • counselling services are offered in Alliston, Bradford, Barrie, Orillia and Collingwood
Child and Youth Mental Health Walk-in Clinics: 
Professional counselling services 
  • no appointment necessary 
  • single session intervention 
  • further sessions offered by appointment, see separate listing 
  • Walk-in Clinics held in Alliston, Barrie, Bradford, Collingwood, Orillia
Hours COVID-19 Response  
In-person visits suspended, call for appointment  
Regular Hours 
Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, evening appointments available 
Central intake: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm and some evenings to 6:30 pm 
Walk-in Clinic Hours: Wed-Thu 11 am-7 pm
Areas Served Alliston ; Barrie ; Bradford ; Collingwood ; Orillia
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and under
Application Contact Central Intake 705-725-7656 or from 905 area code 1-866-566-7656 for more information 
Referral: parents, legal guardians,self, professionals
Languages English ; French - Reception, Interpretation, Programs, La Clé partners with New Path to run this program for francophone client
Fees Program - Nominal fees for some groups, based on ability to pay
Other Details
Established Spring 2000 as New Path
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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