Support Services

Guidance

Student Success

Special Education

  • Ms. Jo-Ellen Gerrie Head of Special Education
  • Mrs. Moira Carcasson Special Education Resource Teacher
  • Ms. Brenda Celi Special Education Resource Teacher
  • Mrs. Stephanie Pender Special Education Resource Teacher


Help Lines

Bro Talk

1-866-393-5933

Kid’s Help Phone (24 hrs)

1-800-668-6868

COAST (Crisis Outreach and Support Team) For youth 16 and older

1-877-825-9011

ROCK (Reach Out Centre for Kids) 24 hour Crisis Line

905-878-9785

Halton Children’s Aid Society (under 16) (24 hrs)

1-866-607-5437

Distress Centre Oakville (24 hrs)

905-849-4541

Distress Centre North Halton (24 hrs)

905-877-1211

Lesbian/Gay/Bi/Trans Youth Line

1-800-268-9688

Smoker’s Helpline

1-877-513-5333

Mental Health Helpline (ConnexOntario)

1-866-531-2600

Ontario Problem Gambling Helpline

1-888-230-3505

Drug and Alcohol Helpline

1-800-565-8603

Halton Region, health information and support

Dial 311 or 1-866-442-5866

SAVIS (Sexual Assault & Violence 905-825-3622

Intervention Services of Halton) 1-877-268-8416

24 hour Help Line 905-875-1555


Alcohol and Drugs

ADAPT (Halton Alcohol, Drug and Gambling Assessment, Prevention and Treatment Services)

Burlington 905-639-6537

Oakville 905-847-6547

Milton 905-693-4250

Halton Hills

Acton 519-853-8222

Georgetown 905-873-2993

Exchange Works (needle exchange program) 905-825-6065 ext. 4549

Outreach Services 905-330-3305

North Hamilton 905-702-4200

FAST (Family Adolescent Straight Talk)

1-888-651-5186

Alcoholics Anonymous

1-866-715-0005

ALANON and ALATEEN

1-888-425-2666

ASAP (Adolescent Substance Abuse Outreach Program) Sick Kids Hospital

416-813-5097


Sexual Health

Halton Region sexual health clinics

Dial 311 or 1-866-442-5866

Nina’s Place (sexual assault care centre) at Joseph Brant Memorial Hospital

905-632-3737 ext. 5708

Radius Child and Youth Services

1-800-663-9888


Pregnancy/Prenatal Support

Shifra Home (maternity residence)

905-681-9633

Halton Region pregnancy support

Dial 311 or 1-866-442-5866


Emergency Shelter and Food

Bridging the Gap

1-877-425-8661

Salvation Army

1-800-725-2769

Lighthouse Shelter

During business hours Dial 311 or 1-866-442-58666

After hours 905-339-2918

Halton Women’s Place

South Halton (24 hrs) 905-332-7892

North Halton (24hrs) 905-878-8555

Acton Food Share

519-853-0457

Georgetown Bread Basket

905-873-3368

Safe Beds

905-849-8443

Ready4Life (housing and support services)

Burlington 905-699-7743

Oakville 905-699-9332

Halton Housing Help Centre

Dial 311 or 1-866-442-5866


Activities/Recreation

Halton public libraries:

Burlington 905-639-3611

Halton Hills

Acton 519-853-0301

Georgetown 905-873-2681

Milton 905-875-2665

Oakville 905-815-2042

YMCA (programs and fitness)

Burlington 905-632-5000

Oakville 905-845-3417

Youth Centres

Burlington: Burlington YMCA Underground Youth Centre


Counselling/Mental Health Services

Child and Youth Outpatient Services (Halton Healthcare Services)

905-815-5140

ROCK (Reach Out Centre for Kids)

905-634-2347

School Social Worker/Child and Youth Counsellors Contact your school’s Student Services Department

Access Counselling and Family Services

1-866-457-0234

North Halton Child and Youth Psychiatry Program

905-693-4240

Woodview Mental Health and Autism Services

1-905-689-4727

Canadian Mental Health Association

1-877-693-4270

Halton Family Services

905-845-3811

Nelson Youth Centre

905-681-2611

REACH (Recovery Through Education of Adolescent and Children in Halton), Halton Healthcare Services

905-815-5140

Support & Housing Halton

905-845-9212


Financial Support

Legal Aid

1-800-668-8258

Ontario Works (help with the cost of living)

Dial 311 or 1-866-442-5866

Halton Region Oral Health (free preventive and urgent dental care)

Dial 311 or 1-866-442-5866

Halton Child Care Subsidy (help with the cost of childcare)

Dial 311 or 1-866-442-5866

Youth in Transition Worker Program

905-928-8803


Other Support Services

Community Youth in Action (CYAN)

905-257-6029

Danielle’s Place (eating disorder support and resource centre

1-866-277-9959

Halton Regional Police Service

Emergency 911

Non-Emergency 905-825-4777

Halton Multicultural Council (new immigrant support)

905-842-2486

Halton Region Immunization Services

Dial 311 or 1-866-442-5866

Lighthouse Program for Grieving Children

905-337-2333

Positive Space Network (LGBTQ youth groups)

905-339-3525 ext. 295

Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre School Age Programs

905-257-6029

POSSE (Peer Outreach Support Services and Education)

905-636-7740

Safetynet Children and Youth Charities

905-845-SAFE (7233)

Volunteer Halton

905-878-0955

YMCA Career Development and Learning Centre (Burlington)

905-681-1140

STRIDE (youth employment program)

South Halton 905-338-11111

North Halton 519-853-5624

Elizabeth Fry Society – youth program

289-233-1871

Community Youth Programs (CYP) Halton

905-845-9718