Seasons Centre for Grieving Children

Description (Service) Peer-to-peer support programs in a safe home-like atmosphere for children, teens, young adults and their families grieving the death or life-threatening illness of a loved one * school program that includes classroom support, teacher support, and consultations * community outreach opportunities include practicums for students requiring post secondary school placements to fulfill their academic curriculum requirements 
Summer Day Programs (7-12 years of age) or Equine Assisted Grief Workshops (8-12 years of age) take place in July and August * summer programs offer peer support opportunities are for children who are grieving the death of a family member
Service Details
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm 
Peer Support Groups 5:30 - 9 pm 
Summer Day Programs and Equine Self Discovery Programs: call for information
Dates Summer Day Programs and Equine Self Discovery Programs: Jul-Aug
Areas Served Barrie - and surrounding area
Eligibility Ages: 5 year(s) - 24 year(s) 
Programs: Children (5-12 yrs) "Sons and Daughters", "Sibs and Friends", "Child Survivors of Suicide", "What About Me?" * Teen (13-18 yrs) * Young Adult (19-24 yrs) Caregivers, "Empty Arms" 
Summer Day Programs : 7-12 yrs * Equine Self Discovery Programs: 8-12 yrs
Application Call or email for an appointment
Languages English
Fees None - Donations and pledges gratefully accepted
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
38 McDonald St
Barrie, ON L4M 1P1
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Intersection Owen St and McDonald St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-721-5437 (705-721-KIDS)
Toll Free Phone 1-855-721-5437
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Primary Contact Joan Kennedy, Program Director; Email:
Alternate Contact Marcy Baldry, Development Director; Email:
Primary Executive Rowley Ramey, Managing Director; Email: