Support Services

Support Services Staff

Guidance

Mrs. Traci Wickens, Guidance Secretary

Mrs. Jennifer Malley Victorino, Guidance Counsellor

Mr. Steve Moran, Guidance Counsellor

Ms. Stacy Lowery, Social Worker (accessible by referral only)

Student Success Teachers

Ms. Rebecca Farrell

Ms. Kyla Ciccotelli

Mr. Warren Goldblatt

Mr. Nick Kurtz

Special Education Resource Teachers

Ms. Moira Carcasson

Ms. Erika Richards

Mrs. Stephanie Pender

Breakfast Club Teacher Coordinator

Ms. Rebecca Farrell

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