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    Strongest Families Institute

    267 Cobequid Road, Suite 200
    Lower Sackville, Nova Scotia, Canada
    B4C 4E8

    Toll-free phone: 1-866-470-7111
    Fax: 1-866-470-7222

    Media Inquiries Only: 902-449-6560 or amshannon@strongestfamilies.com

     

    How To Refer


    Strongest Families Programs are currently offered in the following provinces/areas.

    Please click on your province and call the appropriate phone number for your area to inquire about making a referral to Strongest Families Institute.

    Alberta
    • Calgary zone & Rural Mental Health Clinics
      • Calgary, Access Mental Health, Child & Adolescent Services: (403) 943-1500 (Ext 1)
        Website: https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/zones/calgary-zone
      • Strathmore Addiction & Mental Health Clinic: 1-877-652-4700 (intake line); (403) 361-7277
      • Airdrie Mental Health Clinic – Provincial Bldg: 1-877-652-4700 (intake line); (403) 948-3878
      • High River Addiction & Mental Health Clinic: (403) 943-1500 (Ext 1) via Access Mental Health
      • Banff Community Health Centre: (403) 762-4451
      • Canmore Provincial Bldg: (403) 678-4696
      • Chestermere Health Centre: 1-877-652-4700 (intake line); (403) 207-8773
      • Okotoks Mental Health Centre: (403) 943-1500 (Ext 1) via Access Mental Health
      • Cochrane Community Health Centre: (403) 851-6100
    • Edmonton Zone
    • Calgary Rural Primary Care Network, Contact: (403) 901-0142

    Regional Collaborative Service Delivery

    • Bow River Collaborative Service Delivery/Stoney
      Contact: info@brcsd.ca
    • Southwest Regional Collaborative Service Delivery (including Piikani Nation School)
      Referrals are made through the school divisions, please speak to a counselling lead in your school division
    • Central East Regional Collaborative Service Delivery, Contact: Scott McLean at scott.mclean@ghsd75.ca
    British Columbia

    British Columbia referrals can be made through the following places:

    • Penticton: Student Support Services from child/youth’s school
    • Penticton: Child Youth Mental Health: 250-487-4422
    Manitoba

    Manitoba’s Referrals can be made through the following clinics/Regional Health Authorities:

     

    New Brunswick

    Province Wide
    Referrals can be made, province wide, through:

    • Education Support Services (ESS). If your child, or a child you know, would benefit from Strongest Families programs, please speak to an ESS representative within the school to make a referral
    • Child and Youth teams within Integrated Service Delivery (ISD)
    Newfoundland & Labrador
    • For ICAN Adult Anxiety program: Referral Form
    •  For the Parents Empowering Kids - The Early Years:  Referral Form
    • Referrals in Newfoundland and Labrador can be made by:
      • Professionals working in Mental Health and Addictions (please see list of phone numbers below for the Regional Health Authorities)
      • Child and Youth Family Services
      • Schools (teachers, guidance counsellors and school psychologists)
      • Nurses
      • Physicians
      • Social Workers
      • Other professionals working with children and youth

      Eastern Regional Health Authority
      Website: Eastern Regional Health Authority

      • St. John’s: (709) 777-2200
      • Bonavista: (709) 468-5318
      • Clarenville: (709) 466-5700
      • Burin: (709) 891-5025

      Central Regional Health Authority
      Website: Central Regional Health Authority

      • Gander: (709) 256-2500
      • Grand Falls-Windsor: (709) 292-2500
      • Central Health Corporate Office: (709) 292-2138

      Western Regional Health Authority
      Website: Western Regional Health Authority

      • Corner Brook: (709) 637-5000
      • Stephenville: (709) 643-8740

      Labrador-Grenfell Regional Health Authority
      Website: Labrador-Grenfell Regional Health Authority

      • St. Anthony: (709) 454-3333
      • Happy Valley-Goose Bay: (709) 897-2000
      • Labrador City: (709) 944-2632
    Northwest Territories
    • Beaufort-Delta Region:
      • Aklavik – (867) 978-2941
      • Fort McPherson – (867) 952-2245, ext. 2; (867) 952-2245, ext. 3
      • Inuvik – (867) 777-8101
      • Paulatuk (via Inuvik) – (867) 777-8101
      • Sachs Harbour
        (Child, Youth and Family Counsellor (via Ulukhaktok)) – (867) 396-3024
      • Sachs Harbour(Wellness Worker) – (867) 690-4181
      • Tsiigehtchic (via Fort McPherson) – (867) 952-2245, ext. 2;(867) 952-2245, ext. 3
      • Tuktoyaktuk (Child, Youth and Family Counsellor) – (867) 977-2511, ext. 3
      • Tuktoyaktuk (Wellness Worker) – (867) 977-2511, ext. 5
      • Ulukhaktok (Holman)- (867) 396-3024
    • Dehcho Region:
      • Fort Liard – (867) 770-4770
      • Fort Providence – (867) 699-3421
      • Fort Simpson – (867) 695-2293
      • Hay River Reserve (via Fort Providence) – (867) 699-3421
      • Jean Marie River (via Fort Simpson) – (867) 695-2293
      • Kakisa (via Fort Providence) – (867) 699-3421
      • Nahanni Butte (via Fort Liard) – (867) 770-4770
      • Sambaa K’e (via Fort Simpson) – (867) 695-2293
      • Wrigley (via Fort Simpson) – (867) 695-2293
    • Fort Smith:
      • Fort Smith – (867) 872-6310
    • Hay River:
      • Enterprise (via Hay River) – (867) 874-2446
      • Hay River – (867) 874-2446
    • Sahtu Region:
      • Colville Lake (via Norman Wells) – (867) 444-6717
      • Délįnę – (867) 589-5545
      • Fort Good Hope – (867) 598-2059
      • Norman Wells – (867) 444-6717
      • Tulita – (867) 588-4019
    • Tłıchǫ Region:
      • Behchokǫ̀ – (867) 392-3005
      • Gamètì (via Behchokǫ̀) – (867) 392-3005
      • Wekweètì (via Behchokǫ̀) – (867) 392-3005
      • Whatì (via Behchokǫ̀) – (867) 392-3005
    • Yellowknife Region:
      • Dettah/Ndilo – (867) 920-2925
      • Fort Resolution – (867) 394-4511
      • Lutselk’e – (867) 370-3212
      • Yellowknife – (867) 767-9110
    Nova Scotia

    Province Wide

    Ontario
    • North Simcoe Muskoka Local Integrated Health Network (LHIN)
      Referrals made through Barrie Community Health Centre via Family Physicians
      Contact: (705) 734-9690 ext. 298
    • New Path/Kinark/Le Clé
      Contact: Central Intake (705) 725-7656 or attend one of the Walk-in Clinics (www.newpath.ca for a schedule)
    • Peel Children’s Centre, Mental Health Services for Children & Youth – Centralized Intake
      Contact: (905) 451-4655
    • Woodview Mental Health and Autism Services – Contact Brant Website: https://www.woodview.ca Contact: (519) 758-8228
    • Hands (Parry Sound and Nipissing)
      Website: www.thefamilyhelpnetwork.ca – phone numbers for your area can be found here.
      Contact: info@handstfhn.ca
    • Chatham Kent Children’s Services, Contact: 519-352-0440
    Prince Edward Island
    • Montague: 902-838-0960
    • Summerside: 902-888-8180 65
    • Charlottetown: 902-368-4430
    • Alberton: 902-853-8670
    • For ICAN Adult Anxiety program: Referral Form
    Quebec

    Quebec - Coming Soon

    Saskatchewan

    Saskatchewan’s Northern Medical Services

    Referrals made by Physicians/Clinicians in the following areas:

    • Ile a la Crosse – Buffalo Narrows, Dillon, Patuanak, Beauva
    • La Loche – Turnor Lake
    • Stony Rapids – Font du Lac, Camsell Portage, Uranium City, Black Lake
    • Pelican Narrows – Deschambault Lake, Sandy Bay
    • La Ronge – Stanley Mission, Southend, Wollaston Lake, Pinehouse
    • For ICAN Adult Anxiety program: Referral Form

     

    Military

    If you are a military or veteran family and you would prefer to contact Strongest Families directly, rather than receiving a referral through your local MFRC, please call 1-866-470-7111.

    Nova Scotia

    • Halifax & Region MFRC: 902-427-7775
    • Greenwood MFRC: 902-765-5900

    Newfoundland

    • St. John’s MFRC: 709-570-4617
    • Gander MFRC: 709-256-1703
    • Goose Bay MFRC: 709-896-6900

    Prince Edward Island

    • Charlottetown MFRC: 902-892-8999

    New Brunswick

    • Gagetown MFRC: 506-422-3352

    Quebec

    • Valcartier MFRC: 418-844-6060
    • Montreal MFRC: 450-462-8777
    • Bagotville MFRC: 418-677-7468

    Ontario

    • Kingston MFRC: 613-541-5010
    • Petawawa MFRC: 613-687-1641
    • Meaford MFRC: 519-538-1371
    • Trenton MFRC: 613-965-3575
    • Borden MFRC: 705-424-1200 ext. 3994
    • National Capital Region MFRC: 613-998-4888
    • Southwestern Ontario MFRC: 519-660-5366
    • Toronto MFRC: 416-633-6200
    • North Bay MFRC: 705-494-2011 ext. 2053

    Manitoba

    • Winnipeg MFRC: 204-833-2500 ext. 4500
    • Shilo MFRC: 204-765-3000 ext. 3352

    Saskatchewan

    • Central Saskatchewan MFRC: 306-492-2135 ext. 4266
    • Moose Jaw MFRC: 306-694-2222

    Northwest Territory

    • Yellowknife MFRC: 867-873-0700

    Alberta

    • Calgary MFRC: 403-410-2320
    • Edmonton MFRC: 780-973-4011
    • Cold Lake MFRC: 780-594-6006
    • Wainwright MFRC: 780-842-1363 ext. 1253
    • Suffield MFRC: 403-544-5567

    British Columbia

    • Esquimalt MFRC: 250-363–2640
    • Mainland BC MFRC: 604-225-2520 ext. 2518
    • Comox MFRC: 250-339-8211

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