Catulpa Community Support Services

Service: Community Action Program for Children (CAPC), Barrie Office

Record #: BAR1769
Last Modified: 14 Mar 2023
Last Full Update: 16 Dec 2021


Description (Service) COVID-19 Response
All Catulpa services and programs remain ongoing, although some activities have been adapted and are being provided virtually as a result of COVID-19 and related health and safety precautions. These changes will continue until further notice. If you require support, contact your worker by their regular email or phone. If you require other assistance, contact Catulpa via email at or phone at: 705-733-3227, or visit the website at:

Regular Service
  • provide fun and inclusive activities to support healthy families
  • activities relate to nutrition, health, parenting and child development
  • free nutritious foods and other resources are shared
  • help parents recognize needs of their children, and help them connect to resources that will support those needs, so each child is ready for school and ready to make the best possible start in life
  • offered in multiple locations throughout Simcoe County
Also offers wide variety of specific information program sessions. Topics may include Young Parent Supports, Nutrition and Food Skill building, Parenting Programs, and Early Learning/Family Literacy Programs. Information program sessions are tailored to meet the needs of each community. Eligibility for each of the program sessions varies.

Service Details

Hours COVID-19 ResponseOffices are closed to in-person service at this time, call or email for service.
Hours and dates vary by location.
Areas Served Simcoe County ; Programs located in Alliston, Angus, Barrie, Bradford, Collingwood, Innisfil, Midland, North Simcoe, Orillia and Wasaga Beach.
Eligibility Ages: 6 year(s) and under

For Simcoe County families with children under 6 years old, who currently have low income.

Application Call or email. No referral needed. For additional information about eligibility and programs at various locations call:

Barrie, Innisfil and Angus area: 705-733-3227 Ext 2160 or 1-877-803-3227 Ext 2160
Bradford and Alliston area: 905-775-1498 Ext 2032
Collingwood and Wasaga Beach area: 705-445-9770 Ext 5230
Midland and Penetang area: 705-526-2151 Ext 2095
Orillia area: 705-326-6502 Ext 3103
Languages English - Reception, Website, Interpretation, Programs, Publications; French - Reception, Website, Interpretation, Programs, Publications
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
Barrie Common Roof; 165 Ferris Lane
Barrie, ON
Canada L4M 2Y1
Intersection St Vincent St and Cundles Rd E
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-733-3227 ext 2236, for general inquiries
Toll Free Phone 1-877-803-3227 ext 2236 for general inquiries
Fax 705-735-6826
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
LinkedIn LinkedIn:
Mailing Address Barrie Common Roof; 165 Ferris Lane 
Canada L4M 2Y1

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