Service Canada

Site: Barrie

Service: Canada Pension Plan Survivor's Benefits - Children's Benefit

Record #: BAR0431
Last Modified: 14 Jul 2022
Last Full Update: 18 Nov 2021


Description (Service) COVID-19 Update 
Service Canada Centres are open to the public  
  • for online service go to 
  • for assistance accessing services, complete an online request at Service Request 
  • for people who do not have internet access call 1-877-355-2657 Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm 
  • for assistance in person, make a request for an appointment by filling out the service request form at Service Request 
  • clients should not book an in-person visit if they: 
    • Have symptoms of fever, cough or difficulty breathing 
    • Have had contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19 in the past 14 days 
    • Have been instructed by local public health authorities to self-isolate due to travel or contact history
Regular Service 
Program of Employment and Social Development Canada, delivered by Service Canada 
  • Monthly benefit for dependent children of a deceased contributor

Service Details

Public Comments There is no local Barrie phone number, use Toll-Free number 
NOTE: sign at front of building which houses Barrie Service Canada Centre says Government of Canada, 48 Owen St
Hours COVID-19 Update 
Service Canada Centres are open to the public, it is recommended to book an appointment, hours may vary  
Regular Hours 
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm, no appointment necessary
Areas Served Central Ontario
  • Children 0-18yrs and Youth 18-25yrs who are full-time students, and are children of a parent or guardian who has met the Canada Pension Plan (CPP) contributory requirements who has died, see website for details 
    • To be eligible, the child must be: 
      • the natural child of the contributor 
      • a child "adopted legally" or "in fact" by the contributor while under the age of 21 
      • a child "legally" or "in fact" in the custody and control of the contributor while under the age of 21 
      • proof is required at time of application
  • Apply as soon as possible, a delay may cause a loss of benefits  
  • application forms can be printed from website 
  • completed application forms and correspondence must be mailed, see website for details
Languages English ; French - Reception, Programs
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
Barrie Service Canada Centre
48 Owen St
Barrie, ON L4M 3H1
Intersection Owen St and Worsley St
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Toll Free Phone English 1-800-277-9914  
French 1-800-277-9915
TTY Phone 1-800-255-4786
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