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Record #: OAK9149
Last Full Update: 03 Jun 2021

Contact Information

Office Phone Access Line 289-266-0036
Crisis Phone Mon-Sun 24 hours 905-878-9785
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Agency Information

Primary Executive Kirsten Dougherty, Chief Executive Officer
Funding Provincial ; Fundraising ; Donations ; United Way - Halton & Hamilton ; Fees

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

Provides a range of free mental health services for children and youth from birth to 17, as well as their families

  • Crisis Line provides immediate support for children and youth, their parents/caregivers, and community members

Programs and services include:

  • Aberdeen House: co-ed live-in treatment program for youth ages 12 to 15
  • Access and System Navigation: one point of access for those who require information or services from a community-based mental health agency in Halton
  • Autism and Behavioural Services: delivered by therapists with experience providing Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) services to children and youth
  • Coordinated Service Planning: supports families who are involved with multiple services
  • Danielle's Place: offers groups that promote body confidence for female-identifying and non-binary youth ages 8 to 16 (and their siblings)
  • EarlyON Child and Family Centres: programs encourage children’s social, emotional and developmental milestones and opportunities for growth
  • Nelson Youth Centres: group treatment and counselling for children in grades 1 to 8
  • Queer@ROCK: prevention-based programming and supports for 2SLGBTQIA+ children, youth, and families
  • ROCK Hubs: integrated virtual and in-person services and supports, increased access to mental health, and early intervention and prevention services
  • Virtual Walk-in Clinic: provides quick access to a single-session therapeutic conversation that focuses on immediate issues

Other ROCK offices in Halton include: Burlington, Georgetown, Milton and Oakville

Halton Hills Youth Centre is operated by the Town of Halton Hills Youth Services and staffed by a number of participating organizations, including ROCK

  • offers various supports, including resources for food security, connections for housing, employment, addictions support, and mental health
  • recreation-based activities

Access Line Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm 

Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Ages: 17 year(s) and under 
Admission for service is prior to the youth's 18th birthday

Self or professional referrals, call the Access Line

Languages English ; Interpretive Services
Fees Service - administrative service fee (voluntary)

Site Information

Located In Community Acton
Address & Map
Halton Hills Youth Centre
19 Willow St N
Acton, ON L7J 1H1
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Intersection Willow St N and Bower St
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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