Five Counties Children's Centre

Site: Lindsay

Service: City of Kawartha Lakes Office

Description (Service)
  • Physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech and language therapy, family services, pediatric assessments and specialized clinics for children ages birth to 19 years with physical disabilities.
  • Therapy services and pediatric assessments for children with speech and language disorders and developmental coordination disorders from birth to six years of age.
  • Augmentative communication services for children from toddlers to age 21 years.
  • Recreation services for children from birth to 19 years of age.
  • Therapy services provided at Lindsay office while some specialized services including orthopedics clinic, botox clinic, spina bifida clinic, palato-facial management clinic offered primarily at Peterborough site.
  • Resource teams for spina bifida, cerebral palsy and autism spectrum disorder.
  • Parent information resources, equipment and software available on a loan basis.
  • Service Details
    Public Comments Information not confirmed since 2017
    Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, other times may be arranged. Inquire from Centre.
    Dates All Year
    Areas Served Haliburton County ; Kawartha Lakes
    Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and under 
    Children birth to 19 years of age. Parents and family doctors contact directly, other professionals please have parents contact the Centre.
    Application Parents can refer their children for all therapies. Services provided by Dr. Thain, our pediatrician, need a physician referral.
    Languages English - Reception, Website, Interpretation, Programs, Publications
    Fees None ; Some parent groups may charge a small fee for materials
    Address and Location
    Located In Community Lindsay
    Address & Map
    9 Russell St E
    Lindsay, ON K9V 1Z7
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    Intersection Mill Street and Russell St. E
    Physical Access Fully Accessible - Washroom, Entrance, Parking
    Contact Information
    Office Phone 705-324-9320
    Toll Free Phone 1-888-706-4734
    Fax 705-324-1936
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    Primary Contact Elizabeth Carmichael, Program Manager, City of Kawartha Lakes and Haliburton, Five Counties Children's Centre; Phone: 705-324-9320 ext 571; Email:
    Alternate Contact Kathy Berwick, Administrative Assistant, Five Counties Children's Centre; Phone: 705-324-9320 ext 524; Email:
    Volunteer Coordinator Carolyn Fox, Annual Giving Manager, Five Counties Children's Centre Foundation; Phone: (Business) 705-324-9320 ext 526; Email:
    Primary Executive Diane Pick, Chief Executive Officer, Five Counties Children's Centre; Phone: (Business) 705-748-2337 ext 202; Email:
    Alternate Executive Lyn Giles, Director of Fund Development; Phone: (Business) 705-748-2337 ext 381; Email:

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