From the Greek word meaning “to steer”…governance is a skill. Thinking of putting those governance skills to work? Let Simcoe Community Services help. Our Simcoe Community Services Board is currently recruiting for four new board members to join this progressive and respected organization. Build your leadership skills...

On June 15th, please join The Simcoe Community Services Foundation and friends at Hawk Ridge in Orillia as we celebrate 23 years on the golf course in support of local youth with intellectual disabilities. Registration and sponsorship opportunities can be found below or contact Jamie Hall...

Simcoe Community Services' annual March Break Youth Retreat has come and gone with this years event being a big success. Our youth were very excited take part in the many activities organized and be joined by our fabulous guest speakers. They especially loved Unstoppable Tracey's...

What features creative and active workshops, motivational guest speakers, and an Olympic Sports Carnival? It’s the 2018 Simcoe Community Services Youth Retreat March 14th - 16th. This year’s Retreat promises to be another fun, three day, two night for high school aged youth over March...

Due to unforeseen circumstances the programs at EarlyON Allanview Satellite (90 Little Ave, Barrie, ON) will be closed until further notice. Alternative nearby Satellite location is at Inniswood Baptist Church, operating on Wednesdays and Thursday. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. For a full listing...

Got an upcoming move or renovation project in March? Want to purge some existing junk in your life? Jeff’s Junk is paying it forward in March to Simcoe Community Services. Book your BIN in March and $10.00 will go towards improving the quality of life for...

Simcoe Community Services Stakeholder Relations Manager Jamie Hall (centre) accepts this generous donation from Kempenfelt Rotarians Michael Smiley and Monique Vaillancourt. These funds will be used to purchase specialized accessibility equipment, contributing to a better quality of life for someone with an intellectual disability. Thank...

The Board of Directors of Simcoe Community Services are pleased to announce the appointment of Claudine Cousins as the new Chief Executive Officer of Simcoe Community Services, effective January 22nd, 2018. Claudine has over twenty-five years of leadership experience with the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities; Citizenship and Immigration; and Community and Social...

We invite you to become part of our family and support the 2018 Simcoe Community Services Celebrating Community Champions Fashion Show scheduled for April 19th at Mavricks Music Hall in Barrie.  All sponsorship levels include recognition here on the Simcoe Community Services website, on social...

The same great support from SCS for children, families and caregivers in 2018 In February 2017, the Ontario government announced the transformation of the delivery of early year’s programs for children and families. Starting in January 2018, Ontario Early Years Centres, Parenting and Family Literacy Centres,...

Public Meeting Notice: Engagement on unused land at the Huronia Regional Campus Your feedback and ideas are needed about the future of unused land at the former Huronia Regional Centre in Orillia. Infrastructure Ontario is hosting a Public Meeting to hear your feedback and ideas about unused...

Grandparent System Support Program Blossom where you are planted! Simcoe Community Services presents an all-day Grandparents Conference at Georgian College on April 7th featuring guest speakers and valuable information on supports for grandparents parenting again in Simcoe County. Registration details can be found here. The first 100...

Community Support Services invites you to its first Holiday Thrift Sale. WHEN: Monday December 12th 10am-3pm WHERE: 40 Fraser Court, Barrie ALL ITEMS WILL BE PRICED AT $1, $2, or $5.00. ALL OFFERS WILL BE CONSIDERED. PROCEEDS WILL GO TO THE BARRIE FOOD BANK, OR GIFT CARDS FOR OLDER KIDS...

I am pleased to announce that Simcoe Community Services has received a 4 years Accreditation from the Council on Quality and Leadership. They have reviewed our Shared Values and Basic Assurances and have determined that we are 100 % in all areas. They spent time...

SCS Self Advocate Council Member Brant Mawdsley inspires in all of us a sense of achi​​evement and belonging. Please check out how love blossomed for Brant in this great article from The Orillia Packet and Times.​...

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