Canadian Mental Health Association, Muskoka-Parry Sound

Site: Parry Sound Office

Service: B'saanibamaadsiwin Aboriginal Mental Health

Record #: PSD0273
Last Modified: 08 Mar 2022
Last Full Update: 02 Jun 2021


Description (Service) COVID-19 Due to COVID-19 precautions, please call to book an appointment. In East Parry Sound call 705-384-5392, in West Parry Sound call 705-746-4264 to schedule an appointment. 
COVID-19 Resources are available at 
If you are in crisis, call 1-888-893-8333 
B'saanibamaadsiwin Aboriginal Mental Health Program provides: 
* Culturally relevant and community specific mental health services to Aboriginal individuals, families, and communities of the Parry Sound and Muskoka Districts 
* Assessment and referral  
* Crisis support 
* Counselling treatment 
* Concurrent Disorder treatment (Mental Health and Addiction issues) 
* Community Development aimed at improving First Nations mental health and the resources to deal with mental health issues  
Direction for the design, development and delivery of these services is provided by the Program Advisory Committee which represents the First Nation Aboriginal communities of the two Districts

Service Details

Hours Admin: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
After hours crisis is available.
Areas Served Muskoka District ; Parry Sound District
Eligibility Member of First Nations community within Muskoka or Parry Sound
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Parry Sound
Address & Map
60 James St, Suite 201
Parry Sound, ON P2A 1T5
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Intersection James St and Mary St
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Wheelchair/elevator access off James Street

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-746-2512
Toll Free Phone 1-866-829-7049
Crisis Phone 1-888-893-8333
Fax 705-746-9590
Primary Contact Desarae Doolittle, Director of Indigenous Services; Phone: 705-645-2262; Email:
Alternate Contact Brad Boland, Area Manager; Phone: 705-746-2512 ext 2247; Email:
Primary Executive Diane Brown-Demarco, Executive Director; Phone: 705-645-2262; Fax: 705-645-7473; Email:

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