Dufferin Child and Family Services

Site: Dufferin Child and Family Services

Service: Child and Youth Mental Health

Record #: DUF0081
Last Modified: 13 Feb 2024
Last Full Update: 12 Feb 2024


Description (Service) Provides immediate crisis response services and counselling to children, youth and their families who are feeling suicidal, hopeless, unable to deal with things, frightened, alone, overwhelmed and out of control. Services include:
  • Talk-In Clinic - walk in counselling for immediate problem solving, therapeutic conversations, information and support Talk-in Clinic: Wed 1 pm-7 pm
  • crisis intervention and support
  • individual and family counselling
  • education and support groups
  • sexual abuse treatment
  • links to other DCAFS services and referrals to community services
  • after hours, in-home and office appointments can be arranged
For all programs contact office or visit website.

Calls made to office after hours, weekends and on holidays will be answered by 24hr answering service.

Service Details

Public Comments In an emergency go directly to hospital 
Talk-In Clinic day moved to Wed as of Sep 5, 2018
Hours Office: Mon, Thu, Fri 8:30 am-5 pm, Tue, Wed 8:30 am-6:30 pm  
Service: Mon-Sun 24 hours 
Talk-in Clinic: Wed 1 pm-7 pm
Dates Talk-in Clinic: Wed 1 pm-7 pm
Areas Served Dufferin County
Eligibility Ages: 18 years and under 
Talk-In Clinic serves children and youth ages 5 to 18 
For children from birth up to their 5th birthday, call for information
Application Call or visit website
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Orangeville
Address & Map
655 Riddell Rd
Orangeville, ON
Canada L9W 4Z5
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Intersection Cross street: Broadway and 2nd St
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 519-941-1530
Fax 519-941-1525
Website dcafs.on.ca/

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