Dufferin Child and Family Services

Service: Child and Youth Mental Health Crisis Line

Record #: DUF0082
Last Modified: 13 Feb 2024
Last Full Update: 12 Feb 2024

Description

Description (Service) Provides counseling and support services to children, youth and their families. Provide assistance when a child or youth:
  • could hurt them self or others
  • is involved with fire play
  • has had a significant loss or serious traumatic event
  • is aggressive, violent or bullying
  • is involved in risky behaviours (drugs/alcohol, unsafe sex, illegal activity)
  • has serious challenges with relationships, feelings or behaviours
  • is experiencing significant emotional distress

If needed, provides mobile service. Can meet with the individuals and family members at the office, home, in school, hospital or other required location.

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

Hours Office: Mon, Thu, Fri 8:30 am-5 pm, Tue, Wed 8:30 am-6:30 pm  
Service: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Dufferin County
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and under 
 
Ages: 18 years and under
Application Call or check website
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Orangeville
Address & Map
655 Riddell Rd
Orangeville, ON
Canada L9W 4Z5
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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