Seasons Centre for Grieving Children

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Record #: BAR1516 Last Modified: 21 May 2015 Last Full Update: 21 May 2015
Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone705-721-5437 (705-721-KIDS)
Toll Free Phone1-855-721-5437 
After Hours PhoneAnswering machine
Fax705-737-5683 (705-737-LOVE)
Social MediaFacebook Twitter
Located In CommunityBarrie
Address38 McDonald St
Barrie, ON L4M 1P1
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IntersectionOwen St and McDonald St
Contact Information
Primary ContactJoan Kennedy, Program Director; Email:
Primary ExecutiveRowley Ramey, Managing Director; Email:
Description & Services
Description (Service)Provides peer-to-peer support programs in a safe home-like atmosphere for children, teens and their families grieving the death or life-threatening illness of a loved one.* Centre facilitates groups for children and youth called Sons and Daughters, Sibs and Friends, Child Survivors of Suicide, What About Me? as well as groups for Teens (13-18), Young Adults (19-24) and Parents - On Our Own and Empty Arms * community outreach opportunities include internships and practicums for students requiring work placements and practical experience to fulfill their academic curriculum requirements * a nonprofit registered charitable organization 
Grief Busters Day Camp for children 7-12 yrs old held annually in July * camp provides a peer support opportunity for children who are grieving due to the death of an immediate family member * camp includes music, memorial expressive art activities, creative and physical activities
HoursOffice: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
DatesYear round * Summer Camp 2015: Jul 13 -17 * Jul 27 - 31
Areas ServedBarrie - and surrounding area
EligibilityAges: 5 year(s) and up 
Programs: Children, Youth, Families, Parents, Caregivers * Summer Day Camp: Children 7-12 yrs
ApplicationCall or email for an appointment
FeesNone - Donations and pledges gratefully accepted
Other Details
EstablishedChar Reg #1048982-09
AccessibilityFully Accessible
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