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Service: Peel Children's Centre

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments Peel Children's Centre and Nexus Youth Services merged April 2020 to create EveryMind
Contact Information
Office Phone Office 905-795-3500 ; Mental Health Services for Children and Youth (centralized access/intake) 905-451-4655
After Hours Phone 416-410-8615
Crisis Phone 416-410-8615
Fax 905-696-0350
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Agency Information
Description (Agency) Registered Charity
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1985
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) COVID19 - No walk-in services -- contact for information or appointment * services available by telephone or video-conference: Tangerine Walk-In Counselling, EarlyON Child and Family Centres, day treatment -- intake for children, youth and families seeking mental health services, call 905-451-4655 or request intake online * free webinars for parents/caregivers, register online

Tangerine Walk-In Counselling -- 45-minute phone-based consultations, register online at, clients will be called back to schedule an appointment Wed or Thu 10 am-6 pm

Online support program -- for youth14-24 years who have previously received mental health or counselling services * 8-weeks peer group support followed by 8-weeks individual support * begins June 15 -- contact for details

For full details on services currently available by telephone or video-conferencing, visit EveryMind website

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Community-based children's mental health centre * coordinated, centralized intake and access * 24/7 Crisis Response * prevention and early intervention * individual, group and family counselling * community outreach * consultation for families at child care centres and EarlyON Child and Family Centres * Best Start programs * day treatment and school-based programs * case management for children with complex mental health needs * residential treatment * respite services * arson prevention * child witness preparation * sexual abuse treatment * youth assessment by court referral * Wraparound Process

Tangerine Walk-In Counselling -- brief, walk-in counselling for children and youth 12-17 years, and their families * issues may include problematic behaviour, school concerns, relationships, moves, gender identity, sexual orientation, anxiety, depression, mental health challenges, transitions, involvement with justice system, homelessness or precarious housing * grief and loss
Hours COVID19 - Mon-Thu 8:30 am-8 pm, Fri 8:30 am-5 pm * Tangerine Walk-In Counselling (phone-based brief consultations) -- Wed-Thu 10 am-6 pm * Crisis Response -- Mon-Sun 24 hours * Centralized Access/Intake -- Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm (messages left after hours are returned the next business day)
Dates Year Round
Areas Served Dufferin County ; Halton Region ; Peel Region
Boundaries Peel Region * Residential Treatment Program -- also Dufferin County * Child Witness Program -- also Dufferin County and Halton Region
Eligibility Ages: 17 year(s) and under 
Children, youth and their families who are experiencing, or may experience, serious difficulties with their feelings, behaviour or relationships
Application Call, email or visit website for information * intake through Access to Mental Health Services for Children and Youth, call 905-451- 4655, or visit website to complete online intake request form
Languages English ; French - available through staff and interpretive services ; Interpretation available for other languages
Fees None - All services free of charge
Site Information
Located In Community Mississauga
Address & Map
85A Aventura Court
Mississauga, ON L5T 2Y6
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Intersection Hurontario St and Derry Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Child / Family Services ; Disabilities ; Emergency / Crisis ; Health Care ; Mental Health / Addictions ; Youth
HCSD Sub Heading Child Mental Health ; Child Mental Health Resources ; Community Mental Health ; Home Support Programs ; Justice / Mental Health Programs ; Programs for Home Support ; Victims of Crime Support Programs ; Youth Mental Health Resources ; Youth Mental Health Services
Service Categories Adolescent/Youth Counselling ; Child and Adolescent Psychiatry ; Child Care Mental Health Consultation Programs ; Child Guidance ; Children's In Home Respite Care ; Children's Out of Home Respite Care ; Community Mental Health Agencies ~ Youth ; Crime Witness Support ~ Children Witnessing Violence ; Early Intervention for Mental Illness ; Family Counselling ; Family Counselling Agencies ; Juvenile Diversion ; Juvenile Firesetter Intervention Programs ; Parent Counselling ; Psychiatric Case Management ~ Youth ; Residential Mental Health Treatment Facilities ~ Adolescents ; Residential Mental Health Treatment Facilities ~ Children

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