Canadian Mental Health Association. Simcoe County Branch

Site: Collingwood - 186 Erie St - Suite 101

Service: Addiction Services

Record #: BAR1034
Last Modified: 04 May 2023
Last Full Update: 27 Sep 2022


Description (Service) Provides services to youth and adults, with substance abuse issues, and to concerned family members or friends, affected by the problem of alcohol, drug use or gambling
  • services include counselling, case management and follow-up after assessment
  • assessment process lasts approximately three to four sessions, and follow-up and support will go on as long as necessary
  • acts as an information centre regarding addictions
  • Designated by Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care as the agency for gambling outpatient treatment
  • All services are available in a blend of in person and virtual by secure email, voice, Ontario Telemedicine Network (OTN) or text
  • offices distribute harm reduction supplies
For immediate mental health assistance call:
  • Mental Health Crisis Line (Mon-Sun 24 hours): 705-728-5044 or 1-888-893-8333; if your call to the crisis line is answered by an automated service, leave a message and a crisis counsellor will return your call promptly
  • Telecare: 705-726-7922
  • Kids Help Phone: 1-800-668-6868 or text CONNECT to 686868 to chat

Service Details

Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm by appointment
Areas Served Clearview (Simcoe County) ; Collingwood ; Wasaga Beach
  • Age Requirements: Ages: 12 year(s) and up
  • Youth, young adults and adults

  • Call for an appointment
  • Referrals accepted from self, professional, family and friends
Languages French - Website, Interpretation, Interpretation - informal
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Collingwood
Address & Map
186 Erie St
Suite 101
Collingwood, ON
Canada L9Y 4T3
Intersection Niagara St and Erie St
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone Collingwood Office: 705-444-2558, no secretarial services, leave message on machine and counsellor will return call; Barrie Office: 705-726-5033
Toll Free Phone 1-800-461-4319, Simcoe County
TTY Phone 705-445-1658
Crisis Phone 705-728-5044, 1-888-893-8333 (TTY services available) Mon-Sun 24 hrs
Fax 705-443-8893
Social Media Facebook: 
Primary Contact Lori Howcroft, Program Manager; Phone: 705-726-5033 ext 349; Email:
Alternate Contact Lynne Cheliak, Director of Community Mental Health & Addictions; Phone: 705-726-5033 ext 436; Email:
Mailing Address 186 Erie St 
Suite 101 
Collingwood, ON 
Canada L9Y 4T3

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