Catulpa Community Support Services

Service: Next Step Program, Barrie Office

Record #: BAR1801
Last Modified: 14 Mar 2023
Last Full Update: 23 Dec 2021


Description (Service) COVID-19 Response
Due to COVID-19 situation, the following changes have been made:
  • Catulpa CSS employees will work remotely from locations outside of regular office sites
  • Face-to-face meetings are curtailed and will be completed by telephone or virtual meeting
As of May 2020, all CAPC, Next Step and MotherCare programs and services are being provided virtually. If you are interested in joining a program, read the Simcoe County CAPC - Remote Welcome, Program Expectations, Consent Letters to learn more about eligibility, the information that is required and privacy. To register for programs, call 705-733-3227 Ext 2236 or email

Barrie/ Innisfil area- 705-733-3227 Ext 2160
Bradford/ Alliston area - 905-775-1498 Ext 2032
Collingwood/ Wasaga area - 705-445-9770 Ext 5230
Midland area - 705-526-2151 Ext 2095
Orillia area - 705-326-6502 Ext 3103

APSW Resource Days have since resumed. Check the Events Calendar ( for Resource Day dates in your area. For more information about APSW Resource Days, or to book an appointment, contact Jennifer Ross at 705-733-3227 Ext 2232 or 1-877-803-3227 Ext 2232 or email her at

For more information on Ontario Autism Program Resource Days contact Melissa McMullen at 705-326-6502 Ext 3296.

The APSW Adult Social Group has been momentarily paused as a result of COVID-19.

Catulpa Community Support Services remains open and all other services and programs remain in effect in a modified manner.

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 ResponseOffices 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.
Eligibility Simcoe County mothers with low income or who receive social assistance and who have children up to 36 months of age.
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
Social Media Facebook: 
Mailing Address Barrie Common Roof; 165 Ferris Lane 
Canada L4M 2Y1

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