NOTE: Services will likely be impacted in response to COVID-19. Please contact any service prior to visiting in person.

Frontenac Youth Services

COVID19 -- Services provided virtually and by phone * online learning classes * Live-in Treatment clients, contact case manager or call 905-579-1551 for a staff directory * Crisis Services available at Frontenac during business hours, call 905-723-2802 * after hours crisis support contact Durham Mental Health Services Crisis Access Linkage Line at 905-666-0483 or 1-800-742-1890

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
Live In 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 of Operation
1000 - 1730
1000 - 1730
1000 - 1730
1000 - 1730
0900 - 1630

COVID19 -- Crisis Services Mon-Thu 10 am-5:30 pm, Fri 9 am-4:30 pm call 905-723-2802
Youth, 12-18 years of age experiencing mental, social, and emotional difficulties

Age Requirements: Ages: 12 year(s) - 18 year(s);
Application Process
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
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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Last Updated On
August 19, 2021