Catulpa Community Support Services

Site: Barrie Office

Service: Community Action Program for Children (CAPC)

Record Details
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Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 705-733-3227 ext 2236 for general inquiries
Toll Free Phone 1-877-803-3227 ext 2236 for general inquiries
Fax 705-735-6826
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Located In Community Barrie
Address Barrie Common Roof
165 Ferris Lane
Barrie, ON L4M 2Y1
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Intersection St Vincent St and Cundles Rd E
Contact Information
Primary Executive Karen Hirstwood, Executive Director; Phone: 705-733-3227 ext 2299
Description & Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 Response 
Due to COVID-19 situation, the following changes have been made: 
* Catulpa CSS employees will work remotely from locations outside of regular office sites 
* Face-to-face meetings are curtailed and will be completed by telephone or virtual meeting 
* Some CAPC programs are running virtually, contact your local Site Coordinator as listed below and someone from the team will return your call 
-Barrie/ Innisfil area– 705-733-3227 x 2160 
-Bradford/ Alliston area – 905-775-1498 x 2032 
-Collingwood/ Wasaga area – 705-445-9770 x 5230 
-Midland area – 705-526-2151 x 2095 
-Orillia area – 705-326-6502 x 3103 
* APSW Resource Days are cancelled until further notice, contact Jennifer Ross at 705-733-3227 x 2232 for information 
*Ontario Autism Program Resource Days are cancelled until further notice, contact Melissa McMullen at 705-326-6502 x 3296 for information 
* Catulpa Community Support Services remains open and all other services and programs remain in effect in a modified manner 
Regular Service 
Provide fun and inclusive activities to support healthy families * activities relate to nutrition, health, parenting and child development * free nutritious foods and other resources are shared * help parents recognize needs of their children, and help them connect to resources that will support those needs, so each child is ready for school and ready to make the best possible start in life * offered in multiple locations throughout Simcoe County 
Also offers wide variety of specific information program sessions * topics may include Young Parent Supports, Nutrition and Food Skill building, Parenting Programs, and Early Learning/Family Literacy Programs * information program sessions are tailored to meet the needs of each community * eligibility for each of the program sessions varies
Hours COVID-19 Response
Offices are closed to in-person service at this time, call or email for service

Hours and dates vary by location
Areas Served Simcoe County ; Programs located in Alliston, Angus, Barrie, Bradford, Collingwood, Innisfil, Midland, North Simcoe, Orillia and Wasaga Beach
Eligibility Ages: 6 year(s) and under 
For Simcoe County families with children under 6 years old, who currently have low income
Application Call or email * no referral needed * for additional information about eligibility and programs at various locations call: 
Barrie, Innisfil and Angus area: 705-733-3227 ext 2160 or 1-877-803-3227 ext 2160 
Bradford and Alliston area: 905-775-1498 ext 2032 
Collingwood and Wasaga Beach area: 705-445-9770 ext 5230 
Midland and Penetang area: 705-526-2151 ext 2095 
Orillia area: 705-326-6502 ext 3103
Languages English - Reception, Website, Interpretation, Programs, Publications ; French - Reception, Website, Interpretation, Programs, Publications
Fees None
Other Details
Established 1973
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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