Kinark Child and Family Services

Site: Cobourg

Service: Cobourg Office

Description
Description (Service) Kinark is an Accredited Children's Mental Health Centre offering a range of services for children and youth and families of Northumberland County. A variety of programs are offered to support parents and provide counselling for children and youth with behavioural, social and emotional problems.  
Services include: 
* family, individual, and group counselling (office in Cobourg; satellite office in Campbellford and Brighton)  
* community Triple P parent education groups;  
* school-based High School counselling clinics (Brighton, Campbellford, Cobourg, Port Hope);  
* Arson Prevention Program for Children (TAPP-C) assessments;  
* Youth Crisis Response for children/youth who are suicidal or severely aggressive;  
* Intensive Services for families with children and youth who face serious behaviour challenges in school, at home and in the community and/or where a child/youth is at risk of placement outside the home.  
* Teen Outreach Service helps support difficult to engage teenagers to up with a wide range of community support services (eg counselling, housing, school, employment,medical support,etc);  
* Kawartha Pine Ridge Supervised Access Centre (Cobourg Site) Tel: 1-800-386-6561 ext.325 offers separated parents a safe, neutral, child friendly location for visits and exchanges with their children under the supervision of specially trained staff. 
 
Skilled professionals, Social Workers and Child and Youth Workers provide the above services in consultation with a multi-disciplinary team including psychology and psychiatry. Depending on the program, services are offered at Kinark offices, in schools, family homes, and the community. For referrals call Intake.
Service Details
Hours Mon-Thu 9 am-8 pm * Fri 9 am-5 pm
Dates All Year
Areas Served Northumberland County
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and under
Application Call Intake office at 1-888-454-6275
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location Across from Walmart
Located In Community Cobourg
Address & Map
20 Strathy Rd, Unit 3
Cobourg, ON K9A 5J7
 
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Intersection William Street (County Rd #2) and Strathy Road
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-372-4361
Toll Free Phone 1-800-230-8531 
Intake: 1-888-454-6275
Fax 905-373-1382
E-Mail teresa.scheckel@kinark.on.ca
Website www.kinark.on.ca
Primary Contact Teresa Scheckel, Director; Phone: 905-372-4361 ext 5018; Email: teresa.scheckel@kinark.on.ca
Alternate Contact Vanessa Parmiter, Business Manger; Phone: 905-372-4361 ext 5023

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