Pathstone Mental Health

Site: Welland - Merrittville Site

Service: Early Years Programs

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Record #: NIA1499 Last Modified: 12 Feb 2015 Last Full Update: 18 Oct 2013
Contact Information
Office Phone905-384-9551
Primary ContactLinda Morrice, Senior Manager, Community Programs; Phone: 905-384-9551 ext 225
Address & Map
1604 Merrittville Hwy, RR 2
Welland, ON L3B 5N5
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Mailing Address3340 Schmon Pkwy 
Thorold, ON L2V 4Y6
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Description & Services
DescriptionEarly Assessment, Support, and Intervention Service (EASI) promotes the healthy, social, and emotional development of preschool-aged children and their families. Children are assessed and services are individualized to meet the needs of the child and family. Services include: assessment, counselling, play therapy, parent training and guidance, intensive outreach, and consultation with child care providers and/or school personnel. 
Niagara Preschool Resource Service 
Provides consultation and training services for parents, caregivers, and other professionals, who are involved with children from birth to 6 years of age. Services include: information and assistance in accessing community services; assistance in the development of effective behaviour management interventions in the home; guidance in strengthening parenting skills; presentations, groups, and educational workshops for parents; professional development and training workshops for professionals; and consultation with professionals regarding behavioural issues. 
Child Wellness Clinics - held throughout the Niagara region. Families and their children 0-6 years of age are invited to call to arrange to attend a clinic. The Child Wellness Clinics can provide brief consultations, recommendations, referrals to other community agencies, information and education and a chance to network with other families. The Clinic is a free service provided by the Pathstone Mental Health. Call Linda at 905-384-9551 ext 225 for more information on these clinics.
HoursMon-Fri 8:30 am-4:40 pm 
DatesAll year
Areas ServedNiagara Region
EligibilityChildren six years and younger
ApplicationReferral through Contact Niagara at 905-684-3704 or 1-800-933-3617 for most Early Year Programs. 
Child Wellness Clinics - call Linda at Pathstone 905-384-9551 ext 225.
Service CategoriesEarly Childhood Family Centres ; Early Intervention for Children with Disabilities/Delays ; Parenting Skills Classes ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Children and Youth with Disabilities