Peterborough Regional Health Centre

Service: Mental Health Services - Family and Youth Clinic

Record #: PET0496
Last Modified: 05 Mar 2024
Last Full Update: 27 Jul 2023


Description (Service) In an immediate crisis go to the Emergency Department or contact the Four County Community Mental Health Crisis Response Program at 705-745-6484 or 1-866-995-9933 * 24 hours a day, seven days a week

Outpatient program offers treatment for children and adolescents with significant mental health difficulties and their families. Multidisciplinary team of social workers, psychologists, dieticians and psychiatrists. Services include:
  • Family assessment and treatment
  • Individual child assessment and treatment
  • Psychiatric consultation and treatment
  • Psychological assessments
  • Quick response service for situations that involve serious risk of suicide, school avoidance, or thought disturbance
  • Section 23 classroom
  • Eating-disorder outpatient therapy, medical monitoring, and dietary support
  • Urgent care clinic for children and youth up to 18 years of age with urgent mental health needs such as a sudden decrease in mood or functioning or suicidal behaviour. Specializes in eating disorders and reactive attachment disorder.

Service Details

Hours By appointment Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm ; early evening appointments can be arranged
Areas Served Haliburton County ; Kawartha Lakes ; Northumberland County ; Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Infants, children and adolescents up to and including the age of eighteen and their families 
18 year(s) and under;
Application Referral by medical professionals
Languages English
Fees None - No fees for people with a current OHIP card ; bring OHIP card to every appointment

Address and Location

Site Location C1300
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
1 Hospital Dr
Peterborough, ON
Canada K9J 7C6
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-876-5114
Fax 705-876-5040
Primary Contact Claire Hanlon, Clinical Manager; Phone: 705-743-2121 ext 3705

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