Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone Office: 705-742-5185 
Intake: 1-888-454-6275
Toll Free Phone 1-800-386-6561
Fax 705-743-4144
E-Mail patty.giles@kinark.on.ca
Website www.kinark.on.ca
Site Location Enter through Armour Rd entrance. First office on left through the first set of doors.
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
Time Square Building
380 Armour Rd, Ste 275
Peterborough, ON K9H 7L7
Intersection Armour Rd and Hunter St E
Contact Information
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/kinark
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/mykinark
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/mykinark
Primary Contact Teresa Scheckel, Program Director; Phone: (Business) 705-742-5185 ext 324; Email: teresa.scheckel@kinark.on.ca
Alternate Contact Patty Giles, Business Manger; Phone: (Business) 705-742-5185 ext 5010
Description & Services
Description (Service) * Accredited children's mental health agency that provides a range of free and confidential services to children and youth up to age 18 who have emotional, social, and behavioural problems.  
* Provides support to their families and caregivers.  
* Presenting problems include: 
- attention deficit hyperactivity disorder 
- anxiety 
- depression 
- behaviour problems at home and school 
- alcohol/drug abuse 
- extreme mood swings 
- aggressive and/or oppositional behavior 
- destruction of property 
- cruelty to animals 
- fire setting.  
* Treatment services include: 
- individual and family counselling 
- TAPP-C Arson Assessment 
- Intensive in-home Services 
- Day Treatment 
- S.T.R.I.V.E. Day RX Teen program 
- Residential Care 
- Therapeutic Family Care homes 
- Triple P Parent Education programs 
- Fearbusters Anxiety groups for children and parents 
- Clinical Consultation Services (psychiatric and psychological).  
* Provides a Supervised Access visiting service for high conflict separation and divorce situations under the auspices of the Ministry of the Attorney General. 
* Early intervention and outreach programs include: 
- The Healthy Families Collection and Healthy Families Workshops 
* Kinark's multidisciplinary team is composed of social workers, psychologists, psychiatrists, child and youth workers, and nursing staff.
Hours Mon-Thu 9am-8pm * Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Areas Served Haliburton County ; Kawartha Lakes ; Northumberland County ; Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and under 
Age limit does not apply to family members/caregivers with children under the age of 18.
Application * Families make their own referral by calling the central intake number (1-888-454-6275).  
* Children under 12 require parental consent to receive service.  
* Youth 12 and over can refer themselves.
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity ; (80) United Way
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Service Categories Adolescent/Youth Counselling ; Family Counselling ; Family Support Centres/Outreach

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