Type of Service

Centralized/Coordination Access

Program Description

Wheretostart.ca is a telephone-based intake service that evaluates clients' needs and issues through preliminary assessments conducted by qualified intake workers. Following comprehensive evaluations, clients are referred to the various mental health programs and services that are suitable for their particular case. The network of services is provided by these six organizations: Associated Youth Services of Peel, Nexus Youth Services, Peel Children's Centre, Rapport Youth & Family Services, Trillium Health Partners - Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services, and William Osler Health System - Mental Health Services for Children and Adolescents.

Access Information

Referrals accepted from all sources.

User Costs

Program Cost No
Additional Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 905-451-4655
Website Wheretostart.ca

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 0 to 24 years of age.
Catchment Counties: (Peel)
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed


Punjabi English French Interpretation Services Arabic Hindi Korean


Main Hours

Monday 0900-1630
Tuesday 0900-1630
Wednesday 0900-1630
Thursday 0900-1630
Friday 0900-1630