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Support for Families on Hands’ Counselling Service Waiting List

(November 19, 2018) Hands’ Child and Youth Mental Health Service is reaching out to everyone on its current waiting list.  Appreciating that the need for services is growing, we are working to increase our capacity to be more responsive. To start, we are reaching out to all on our current waitlist to offer supports, which

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Retirement Announcement for Hands’ Executive Director

RETIREMENT OF JEFFREY HAWKINS, BA, MSW, RSW, CEC (October 25, 2018) After 31 years as Executive Director of Hands TheFamilyHelpNetwork.ca (Hands), Jeffrey Hawkins announced today his intent to retire in the summer/fall of 2019. “On behalf of current and past Board members and employees, I would like to express our sincere appreciation for the exceptional leadership,

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Autism Virtual Walk-In Clinics Launch

Autism Virtual Walk-In Clinics Launch in North Eastern Ontario Hands TheFamilyHelpNetwork.ca is expanding access to autism supports with the addition of virtual Autism Walk-In Clinics for families in North Eastern Ontario, starting Tuesday, October 23, 2018. The virtual clinics, along with Hands’ in-person autism clinics, are available to families who have a child or youth

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North East Ontario Autism Program – Fall Foundational Services

Presented by North East Ontario Autism Program as part of our Foundational Services offered to families: Foundational Services – Nipissing Foundational Services – Muskoka/Parry Sound Foundational Services – Timmins/Cochrane Foundational Services – Timiskaming More information on the North East Ontario Autism Program.

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Walk-In Counselling Clinic – Tuesdays in North Bay

Hands TheFamilyHelpNetwork.ca offers a free Walk-In Counselling Clinic every Tuesday from noon to 7:30pm (last appointment 6:00pm). The Clinic is available at the Hands office in North Bay at 391 Oak St. East. Hands’ Walk-In Clinic is available to children, youth (under 18), parents and families. Walk-ins will meet with a child and family therapist

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