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Catulpa Community Support Services

Site: Barrie Office

Service: Community Action Program for Children (CAPC)

Record #: BAR1769
Last Modified: 29 Feb 2024
Last Full Update: 27 Jun 2023


Public Comments Simcoe County CAPC, including MotherCare, Next Step and Children's in-person and virtual programs, will be closed between December 25 and January 12. Programs will begin again on Monday, January 15, 2024.
Office Phone 705-733-3227 ext 2236, for general inquiries
Toll Free Phone 1-877-803-3227 ext 2236, for general inquiries
Fax 705-735-6826
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Address & Map
Barrie Common Roof
165 Ferris Lane
Barrie, ON
Canada L4M 2Y1
Intersection St Vincent St and Cundles Rd E
Mailing Address Barrie Common Roof 
165 Ferris Lane 
Canada L4M 2Y1
Physical Access Fully Accessible


Description (Service)

National program supporting families, young parents or Newcomers to Canada with children 0-6 years of age who are currently living on a low income:

  • CAPC's hosted programs are MotherCare and Next Step
  • Provide fun and inclusive activities to support healthy families
  • Activities relate to nutrition, health, parenting and child development. Nutritious foods and other resources are shared free of charge
  • Program sessions include topics such as Young Parent Supports, Nutrition and Food Skill building, Parenting Programs, and Early Learning/Family Literacy Programs
  • CAPC offers virtual and in-person programming at multiple locations throughout Simcoe County
  • Visit their Facebook page or website for more information and to access their monthly virtual and in-person event calendar
Volunteer Description Program Manager, Simcoe County CAPC/CPNP 
Catulpa Community Support Services 
Mailing Address: 165 Ferris Lane, Barrie, Ontario, L4M 2Y1 
Cell: 705 796 0131

Service Details

Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Hours Program dates and times vary, see website or Simcoe County CAPC Facebook for information about in-person events and activities and virtual programs.
Areas Served Simcoe County ; Programs located in Alliston, Angus, Barrie, Bradford, Collingwood, lnnisfil, Midland, Orillia, Wasaga Beach
Eligibility For Simcoe County families with children under 7 years old, who are currently on a low income or who receive social assistance
Application Options to register:
Languages English - Reception, Website, Interpretation, Programs, Publications; French - Reception, Website, Publications
Fees None

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