Seasons Centre for Grieving Children

[  Suggest an Update |  Volunteer Opportunities |  Suggest Volunteer Opportunity |  Print Version (New Window) ]
Record #: BAR1516 Last Modified: 01 Aug 2014 Last Full Update: 01 Aug 2014
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
Address38 McDonald St
Barrie, ON L4M 1P1
View Google Map
IntersectionOwen St and McDonald St
Contact Information
Primary ExecutiveJoan Kennedy, Managing Director; Email:
Description & Services
DescriptionPeer to peer support group for children and adults grieving the death or impending death 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, Young Adult (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 for one week in the summer 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 * call the Centre for 2015 dates
HoursOffice: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
DatesYear round
Areas ServedBarrie - and surrounding area
EligibilityAges: 5 year(s) and up 
Children * Youth * Families * Parents * Caregivers
FeesNone - Donations and pledges gratefully accepted
Other Details
EstablishedChar Reg #1048982-09
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Print MaterialBrochures