Dufferin Child and Family Services

Headwaters Family Visit Centre

Home Agency Service

Description
Family Visit Centre offers:
  • safe, neutral and child-focused setting for visits between a child and non-custodial parent or other person
  • safety of all participants, including staff and volunteers
  • trained staff and volunteers to facilitate positive interaction between parents and their children
  • factual observation notes about the participants' use of the service to assist families and the court in making decisions about access
For all programs contact office or visit website.

Calls made to office after hours, weekends and on holidays will be answered by 24hr answering service.
Eligibility
Parties need to either have a court order or written agreement with respect to the access arrangements
Application Process
Call to make appointment for an interview
self-referral or referral through courts
parents will be requested to provide a copy of the family court order or written agreement as well as copies of any criminal court orders
Office
519-941-1530 * calls after hours are answered by an answering service 24 hours
Fax
519-941-1525
Web Site
Visit Website
Languages
English
Contact
Tina Hinsperger, Coordinator
Phone: ext 325
Fees
Service - Charges an annual user fee to participants. There is also a fee to defray the cost of providing observation notes for court purposes
Documents Required
Documents required may vary, call for information
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Social Media
Agency Information
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Copyright
Community Connection, 211 Central East Region Contact Centre
Address
655 Riddell Rd
Orangeville, ON, L9W 4Z5
Dufferin Child and Family Services Site Location: Dufferin Child and Family Services
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Hours of Operation
Tue
6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Fri
6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Sat
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Sun
9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Tue, Fri 6 pm-8:30 pm * Sat 9 am-4 pm * Sun 12 noon-4 pm Dates: The Centre is closed for all statutory holidays. Every effort will be made to accommodate visits/exchanges prior to the holidays and long weekends
Service Area(s)
Dufferin County