New Path Youth and Family Services of Simcoe County

Site: Barrie - 125 Ferndale Dr N

Service: Attendance Centre

Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 705-719-4480
Toll Free Phone From 905 area code in Simcoe County 1-866-566-7656
Fax 705-719-4485
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Located In Community Barrie
Address 125 Ferndale Dr N
Barrie, ON L4N 9V6
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Intersection Ferndale Dr N and Dunlop St W
Contact Information
Primary Contact Gord Bain, Manager; Phone: 705-458-4338 ext 228; Email:
Primary Executive Elizabeth McKeeman, CEO; Phone: 705-733-2654 ext 2302; Email:
Description & Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 Update 
  • Sessions are currently offered either as 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 
Community based alternative to custody program, services include: 
  • individual counselling 
  • parent support 
  • anger management programming 
  • social skills programming 
  • recreational activities, supper club 
  • nutritional education, educational support, substance abuse counselling, employment skills programming and consultation with a multi-disciplinary team
Hours COVID-19 Response 
Walk-in visits suspended, call for appointment 
Regular Hours 
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, evenings by appointment
Areas Served Simcoe County
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) - 18 year(s) 
Youth who have been charged through Youth Justice
Application Referral by a probation officer or a judge
Languages English ; French - Reception, Interpretation, Programs, YMCA partners with New Path * youth wanting service in French are referred to the YMCA
Fees None
Other Details
Established 2005
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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