Frontenac Youth Services

Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 905-579-1551
Toll Free Phone 1-877-455-5527 * Referral/intake 1-888-454-6275
Crisis Phone Durham Region Crisis Response Line 1-800-742-1890
Fax 905-723-7059
Located In Community Oshawa
Address & Map
1160 Simcoe St S
Oshawa, ON L1H 5L8
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Intersection Simcoe St and Ritson Rd
Contact Information
Primary Executive Marlene Pike, Executive Director; Email:
Description & Services
Description (Service) Children's mental health treatment centre * residential, out-patient and day treatment programs for youth 12-18 years of age with psychiatric and emotional problems, behavioural disorders, perceptual/learning handicaps * individual, family and group therapy sessions 
Clients may be involved in the following programs depending on their treatment plan 
Day Treatment 
For adolescents with severe academic and behavioural difficulties which prevent them from attending a regular school program on a full time basis  
Individual family and group therapy 
Residential Treatment 
This program is made available through the Durham Residential Admission Program (DRAP) Committee * adolescents are prioritized through this committee for admission 
Intensive Crisis Service 
A community based service for families of adolescents in crisis or in need of immediate intervention 
Return Ticket Program 
An academic psychosocial program for expelled students administered with the Durham District School Board 
Durham Crisis Response Line 
Telephone line open 24 hours, seven days a week for those under 18 that are in crisis that is not life threatening but requires immediate intervention
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm * evening appointments as scheduled
Areas Served Durham Region ; Northumberland County
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) - 18 year(s) 
Youth, 12-18 years of age experiencing emotional, psychiatric behaviour and learning difficulties
Application Call for more information
Languages English ; French - upon request
Fees None
Other Details
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Service Categories Adolescent/Youth Counselling ; Behavioural Learning Therapy ~ Adolescents ; Community Mental Health Agencies ; Continuation High Schools ; Crisis Residential Treatment ~ Adolescents ; Dropout Prevention ; Family Counselling ; Group Homes for Dependent Children ; Psychiatric Day Treatment ~ Adolescents ; Residential Treatment Facilities ~ Adolescents ; Therapeutic Group Homes

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