Good Shepherd Centres
Barrett Centre for Crisis Support

Due to COVID-19 the Barrett Centre is implementing health screening for individuals being considered for the crisis bed program.

A crisis response program serving the needs of individuals in the community who are experiencing a crisis and need support but do not require a hospital stay, or are transitioning from psychiatric hospitalization, back to the community. Offers 10 beds, in-person counselling, and telephone counselling. Collect calls are accepted.

Hours: Crisis Line: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Phone: 905-529-4343
Toll Free: 1-844-777-3571 (24 hrs)
Crisis: 905-529-7878 (24 hrs) * Women’s Services 905-523-6277


Age 16 years and older; Applicants to a crisis bed must be able to take care of their physical needs. Open to all newcomer groups.


Apply through referral or crisis line




Fully Accessible


English; French; Spanish; Interpretive Services; Swahili

Primary Contact Person

Peter Kibor, Director

Areas Served

Hamilton (City of); Haldimand County; Niagara Region; Brant County; Halton Region

Agency Type

Non Profit;Registered Charity