Crisis Centre North Bay

Site: Nipissing Attendance Centre

Service: Attendance Centre

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides supervised, structured, youth centered programming during the day, evenings and/or weekends 
  • Provides an individualized approach addressing the underlying needs and problems 
  • Offers flexible program schedule to prevent interference with employment or educational responsibilities 
  • Focuses on programming that promotes family involvement, community support, positive attitudes and behaviour, and the development of appropriate social skills
Addresses the following topics including but not limited to: 
  • Anger management 
  • Bullying 
  • Independent living skills 
  • Literacy skills 
  • Problem solving and conflict resolution 
  • Relationship skills with family/friends 
  • Social skills training 
  • Substance abuse
Hours Mon to Fri 9 am-9 pm
Areas Served Huntsville ; North Bay ; Parry Sound District ; Sturgeon Falls
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) - 17 year(s) 
Targeting minimum to moderate risk youth who are in conflict with the law
Application Referrals accepted: 
  • As a result of a Probation Order to attend a non-residential program 
  • By a Probation Officer who believes that the youth fits the Attendance Centre client profile and would benefit from a period of intensive programming to address individual needs 
    Please forward any inquiries to the North Bay location. This program is funded by the Ministry of Children and Youth Services
The Attendance Centre also operates satellite locations in Huntsville, Parry Sound and Sturgeon Falls, two days per week. French language services are available as required.
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-472-9548
Fax 705-472-4851
Primary Contact Shawn Foucault, Program Manager; Phone: 705-472-9548; Fax: 705-472-4851
Primary Executive Sue Rinneard, Executive Director; Phone: 705-472-9548; Fax: 705-472-4851; Email:
Located In Community North Bay
Address 198 Second Ave W
North Bay, ON P1B 3K9
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Intersection Second Ave and Fraser St
Mailing Address c/o Crisis Centre North Bay 
PO Box 1407 
North Bay, ON P1B 8K6
Physical Access Partially Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal - Nipissing Social Services Administration Board ; Provincial - Ministry of Children and Youth Services; Ministry of Community and Social Services; Attorney General ; Federal - Correctional Services Canada