Closing the Gap Healthcare

Site: Barrie

Record #: BAR1876
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 15 Feb 2023

Location, Telephone & Internet

Office Phone 705-727-7888
Fax 705-727-7899
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Located In Community Barrie
Address Barrie by the Bay;
80 Bradford St, Suite 507
Barrie, ON
Canada L4N 6S7
Intersection Bradford St and Simcoe St

Contact Information

Mailing Address Barrie by the Bay 
80 Bradford St, Suite 507 
Barrie, ON 
Canada L4N 6S7

Description & Services

Description (Service) Designated OHIP insured physiotherapy services in clinics, and in the community, including homes, schools and long-term care facilities.

Services at Barrie office include:
  • Physiotherapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Social work
  • Dietitian services
Falls Prevention
Services can also be geared toward preventing falls, by utilizing physiotherapy services to increase and/or maintain mobility and strength, and occupational therapy to increase understanding of individual fall risk factors and intervention priorities:
  • falls prevention education as a part of Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy services
  • assistive devices/aids prescriptions, home and car modifications and assistance with funding applications, provided as part of Occupational Therapy services
  • access to Dietitians who can assist clients in making healthy food choices to benefit bone mass and muscle strength
  • also does falls presentations to groups
Contracted service provider agency to the North Simcoe Muskoka Local Health Integration Network ( NSM LHIN) Home and Community Care and Central LHIN, Home and Community Care for Therapy Services. Host agent with the Children's Treatment Network Simcoe York.
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Simcoe County
Eligibility For publicly funded physiotherapy:

OHIP coverage for those 19 years and under, 65 years or older, ODSP and OW recipients, and people hospitalized for at least one night due to injury.

Private Pay Services:

No restrictions
  • Call for appointment
  • No medical referral required for private pay services
  • Medical referral required for OHIP funded clinic and may be required for third-party insurance coverage
Languages French - Reception, some French speaking service providers, otherwise uses interpretation
Fees Service - Set fee. Physiotherapy services may be covered by OHIP or partially covered by DVA, WSIB, or third-party insurance if eligible.

Other Details

Physical Access Fully Accessible

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