Kinark Child and Family Services

Site: Barrie - Simcoe St

Service: SNAP - Stop Now And Plan program

Record #: BAR1724
Last Modified: 28 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 22 Jun 2023


Description (Service) 13 week evidence-based program designed for children with serious out-of-control, behavioural problems
  • skill-building program for children, but also for caregivers, designed to teach how to effectively manage emotions and make better choices in the moment
  • topics in the children's group include dealing with angry thoughts and feelings, self-control, problem-solving, and bullying
  • parent's group meets at the same time as the children's group and teaches parents/guardians effective child management and how to support their child using their SNAP strategies

Service Details

Hours Hours vary
Areas Served Simcoe County
  • Age Requirements: 6 year(s) - 12 year(s)
  • Children who presents with physically and/or verbally aggressive behaviour, defiant behaviour, lack of self-control and problem-solving skills, difficulty making and keeping healthy relationships, stealing, bullying others, and/or damaging property
Application Parents/caregivers can call to refer a child
Languages English; French - Reception; Interpretive Services - Interpretation
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
34 Simcoe St
Suite 301
Barrie, ON
Canada L4N 6T4
Intersection Simcoe St and Mary St
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone Administration: 705-726-8861, Barrie Office 1-800-230-8534
Toll Free Phone 1-888-454-6275, Central Intake
Fax 705-726-9181
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Primary Contact Heather Wilson, Client Services Manager
Mailing Address 34 Simcoe St 
Suite 301 
Canada L4N 6T4

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