Family Mental Health Initiative of Simcoe County

Type of Service

Family Initiatives

Program Description

The program provides support through education, training and referral to family and friends of individuals with serious and persistent mental illness. Referrals for counselling are provided. There is a lending library located in Barrie. Free educational forums and family focused self-help groups are available in various locations throughout Simcoe County. An annual conference is held each year. Model of service is peer support, and education and awareness.

Access Information

Call for information.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 705-726-5033 ext. 587
Toll-Free 800-324-3252

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 16 and up
Catchment Counties: (Simcoe)
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed




Main Hours

Monday 0900-1700
Tuesday 0900-1700
Wednesday 0900-1700
Thursday 0900-1700
Friday 0900-1700

Activities and groups occur in evenings, and educational sessions are often on weekends.