Thistletown Regional Centre

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Thistletown Regional Centre is a directly operated children’s mental health centre which offers specialized services and community supports to those children, youth and families with complex mental health, behavioural, or developmental challenges or who have experienced sexual abuse.

Service Area

Thistletown provides direct service mainly in the Regions of Toronto, Peel and York; with consultation services beyond those regions.

Services and Clinical Activities

A wide range of services which include:

Specialized assessments.

Treatment services such as:
  • school-based day treatment
  • intensive community and in-home family services
  • residential care
Other services and activities such as:
  • respite care
  • outreach
  • consultation and training
  • research and evaluation
  • internships and student practicums


Our clients include children and youth who: