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) * assistance to adolescents struggling emotionally and behaviourally and their families 
Individual, family and group therapy 
Walk-In Clinic 
Single session counselling to adolescents, family accompaniment welcomed  
Day Treatment 
Emphasis placed on treatment of adolescents based on evidence informed Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Dialectical Behaviour Therapy * working with clients in classroom to develop treatment goals and needs derived from admission * focus on ways to increase ability to be successful in academic setting 
24/7 Out of Home Treatment (Residential Treatment) 
Program made available through Residential Admissions Process Collaborative Committee (RAP-CC) which prioritizes admission * residence licenced for seven beds 
Durham Region Crisis Response 
Community-based service offers crisis line and mobile crisis response for children, youth and their families in crisis that is not life threatening but requires immediate intervention
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm * evening appointments as scheduled * Fri start at 9 am, last session at 2:30 pm
Areas Served Durham Region
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) - 18 year(s) 
Youth, 12-18 years of age experiencing emotional, psychiatric behaviour and learning difficulties
Application Adolescents and parents/guardians can refer themselves by calling Central Intake Services 1-888-454-6275 * Walk-in Clinic must complete intake at Central Intake Services number
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 ; Family Counselling ; Group Homes for Dependent Children ; Psychiatric Day Treatment ~ Adolescents ; Residential Treatment Facilities ~ Adolescents ; Therapeutic Group Homes

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