Kinark’s Providing Virtual Clinical Services

Mar. 11, 2021 – Everything Is Not OK campaign launches in Ontario supporting mental health and addictions care

Too many Ontarians are waiting too long for access to mental health and addiction care. It was a crisis before COVID-19. The pandemic has made it even worse. In response, a group of organizations have launched the Everything Is Not OK campaign in Ontario.


August 4, 2020 – The Ontario Government announces foundational family services to children and youth with autism and their families.
Kinark Autism Services offers children, youth and families a variety of foundational family services. These publicly funded services provide support for children and youth with autism, and also offer much needed complementary programs for siblings, parents and caregivers.

Visit the Kinark Autism Services’ website to learn more.



Kinark Childcare Centres
After more than 25 years of providing childcare in Georgina, Kinark has made the very difficult decision to close all our childcare programs.


Leadership for Child and Youth Mental Health
As part of the Ontario government’s Moving on Mental Health Strategy, we are proud that Kinark was chosen as the Lead Agency for child and youth mental health in the service areas of York, Durham and Haliburton/Kawartha Lakes/Peterborough. We are committed to supporting child and youth mental health and collaborating with our community partners to strengthen the sector in order to improve outcomes for children and families.

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Kinark Launches New Autism Services Website

Kinark has worked with children and youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families for many years across southern and central Ontario. We are proud of our 20 year history of providing high quality, evidenced-based services to thousands of children and their families and offering respite camps for both children with ASD and family groups.

Kinark is now providing a new range of fee-for-service services for children, youth and families that are designed to meet your child’s unique needs and help them be successful. As part of our commitment to working with our clients and their families to help you make decisions about purchasing services that will meet your needs, we are offering free consultations for families.

Visit our Autism Services website for more information.


Putting Children and Youth First: Integrating Autism and Mental Health Services in Ontario

Research indicates that children and youth with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) have significantly higher rates of mental health issues than kids in the general population. The prevalence of mental health disorders in young people with autism is more than four times higher than in their non-ASD peers.

Learn more in our new Policy Paper.