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COVID-19 Service Change: Remote support is available. Staff have access to email and voice mail. Crisis line (519-870-2797) is being managed. See COVID-19 Update for more information.

Merrymount Family Support and Crisis Centre

1064 Colborne St
London, ON
N6A 4B3
Fax: 519-434-6851
iconPath Daily 24 hours
Administration: Mon-Fri 8am-5pm
Last Updated: Apr 28, 2023: Suggest an edit


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Eligibility / Target Population

Children birth up to 13 years and their families * especially those who are experiencing stress and need additional support and resources


Set fees for some programs * subsidy available for eligible families


Paul Howarth - Executive Director


English ; French

Language Notes

French reception, service and translation of materials provided

Area Served

London, Middlesex, Elgin and Oxford


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Description of Services

Support, transition and crisis care for children and families designed to strengthen and support family life and the well-being of children * family support groups * overnight care * supervised access
  • All Kids Belong Promotes the inclusion of all children with special needs into licensed child care settings * provides support to community child-care programs and before/after school programs by enhancing staff's knowledge and skills in working with families and children with special needs
  • Children's Groups Children’s Groups focus on supporting mental health and wellness by helping children develop the skills necessary to enhance their self-esteem, social emotional learning and resiliency.
  • Crisis Residential/Respite Program Crisis Residential and Respite Programs
  • Family and Child Support Program Provides a licensed child-care setting for children whose families are experiencing an emergency/crisis, stress, disruptive situations, or are in need of respite or support
  • Parenting Groups Group programs for parents and caregivers * see website for more details on groups

Services and Programs:

About Us

Merrymount is a caring organization committed to providing around the clock support and crisis care for children and families. We deliver responsive and innovative programs to strengthen children and their families in times of transition.

Last Updated: Apr 28, 2023: Suggest an edit