Five Counties Children's Centre

Site: Peterborough - Dr Mary Thain Site

Service: Headquarters - Services Peterborough & Area

Record #: PET1709
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 17 Jul 2023


Description (Service) Works with families and communities to assist children with physical, developmental and communication disorders by offering:
  • Physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech and language therapy, family counseling, pediatric assessments, specialized clinics, augmentative communication services, and recreation services.
  • Specialized services include seating/orthotics clinic, orthopedics clinic, spina bifida clinic, palato-facial management clinic; resource teams for acquired brain injuries, spina bifida, cerebral palsy, and pervasive developmental disorder
  • Parent information resources, equipment, and software available on a loan basis.

Service Details

Hours COVID19 Visit website for COVID-19 protocols before visiting the Centre

Mon-Thu 8:30 am-5 pm, Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Haliburton County ; Kawartha Lakes ; Northumberland County ; Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Infants, toddlers, children, and youth age 0-19 who require therapy intervention for communication disorder, physical disability, and/or developmental coordination disorder.  
Augmentative communication services for children from toddlers to age 21 years. 
Ages: 21 year(s) and under;
Application Parents can self-refer their children for most therapies
Pediatric therapies referral must come from a physician.
Visit website for referral information
Languages English
Fees None - for services. There are fees for some materials.

Address and Location

Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
872 Dutton Rd
Peterborough, ON
Canada K9H 7G1
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-748-2337
Toll Free Phone 1-888-779-9916
Fax 705-748-3526
Social Media Facebook: 
Primary Contact Glenna, Intake Coordinator; Phone: ext 100
Alternate Contact Scott Pepin, CEO; Phone: ext 202; Email:

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