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Holiday Hours and Closures 2019/2020

Holiday Hours and Closures 2019/2020

During the holidays, Hands’ offices will be closed on the following dates:

  • Wednesday, December 25, 2019
  • Thursday, December 26, 2019
  • Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Walk-In Counselling Clinics

Hands’ Walk-In Counselling Clinics gives children, youth and families the opportunity to meet with a Child and Family Therapist for a free therapy session, to address a mental health concern.

Hands’ weekly Walk-In Counselling Clinics continue throughout the holiday season, with a modified schedule:

Walk-In Counselling Clinics – Holiday Schedule

 

Date

 

Clinic Day

 

Sites

 

Modified Time

 

December 24th, 2019 Tuesday North Bay
Sundridge
Parry Sound
9:00 am to 2:00 pm with the last walk-in at 12:30 pm

 

December 26th, 2019 Thursday North Bay
Sturgeon Falls
CLOSED (Boxing Day Stat)

 

December 31st, 2019 Tuesday North Bay
Sundridge
Parry Sound
9:00 am to 2:00 pm with the last walk-in at 12:30 pm

 

January 2nd, 2020 Thursday North Bay
Sturgeon Falls
11:00 am to 7:00 pm with the last walk-in at 5:30 pm

Crisis Supports

The Mental Health Crisis Line is available 24/7 throughout the holiday season, including Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day. The confidential Mental Health Crisis Line for children and youth, their families, caregivers and service providers, can be reached at 1.844.287.9072.

Hands’ Crisis Services are available daily until 9:00 pm throughout the holidays, with the exception of Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day. Crisis Services offer immediate, time-limited supports for children and youth who are experiencing a mental health crisis.

If you are in Crisis, please call the Mental Health Crisis Line at 1.844.287.9072.

Autism Virtual Consultations 

Hands continues to offer free Virtual Autism Consultations for children, youth and families every Tuesday, excluding statutory holidays. More information on Hands’ Autism Consultations.