Catulpa Community Support Services

Site: Barrie Office

Service: Next Step Program

Record #: BAR1801
Last Modified: 14 Nov 2022
Last Full Update: 21 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
Free weekly program that promotes and supports a healthy start for kids in Simcoe County in a friendly and supportive drop-in environment
  • Supports healthy families by providing nutrition, health, parenting and child development information and resources for women with children up to 36 months old
  • Nutritious food and free grocery cards are provided to eligible program participants

Service Details

Hours COVID-19 Response
Offices are closed to in-person service at this time, call or email for service

Regular hours
Various locations, dates, times
Areas Served Simcoe County ; Programs located in Alliston, Angus, Barrie, Bradford, Collingwood, Innisfil, Midland, North Simcoe, Orillia and Wasaga Beach.
  • Simcoe County mothers with low income or who receive social assistance and who have children up to 36 months of age
  • 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
Application Call or email, no referral needed
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 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
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
LinkedIn LinkedIn:
Primary Contact Rosslyn Junke, Manager, Community Action Program for Children & Canada Prenatal Nutrition Programs of Simcoe County; Phone: 705-733-3227 ext 3239; Email:
Primary Executive Karen Hirstwood, Executive Director; Phone: 705-733-3227 ext 2299

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