Directory of Community Programs and Services in Barrie Ontario

Record #: BAR4432
Last Modified: 18 Mar 2024
Last Full Update: 13 Nov 2023


Office Phone 705-726-2503
Toll Free Phone 1-888-726-2503
Fax 705-726-2570
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Primary Contact Jenna Wickens, MatureMinds Coordinator; Phone: (Cell) 705-627-1716; Email:
Alternate Contact Amanda Fellows, Manager of Community Programs; Phone: (Bus) 705-726-2503, Ext 113; Email:


Address & Map
20 Anne St S
Barrie, ON
Canada L4N 2C6
Intersection Anne St S and Dunlop St W
Physical Access Fully Accessible


Description (Service) Programs designed to advocate for and to engage and support Older Adults
  • Community Programs/Events: to reduce social isolation; may include Slow Cooker Club, Generations Over Dinner, Everybody's Birthday, GrandPals, Scrabble Club, Friendship Bench
  • Community Resource Consultation: connecting Older Adults to community supports for mental health and addiction services, housing services, employment services, financial assistance and volunteer/social opportunities
  • Volunteer Opportunities: older adults have an opportunity to volunteer to support some programs such as GrandPals, Scrabble Club, Friendship Bench
  • Education/Advocacy Workshops & Presentations: topics include Ageism, Caregiver Resilience, Communication Strategies, Self-care Practices, Mental Health Awareness
Print Material For agency brochure and program flyers, contact
Volunteer Description Those interested in volunteering are invited to email details to

Service Details

Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm, timing of specific program components vary, visit CFS's website for details
Areas Served Simcoe County
Eligibility Older Adults 55 yrs and up
  • Call 705-627-1716 or email
  • Referrals accepted by family members, caregivers or by self-referral
Languages English
Fees None

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