Pine River Institute

Record #: ROP0305
Last Modified: 15 Feb 2024
Last Full Update: 23 Jun 2023


Description (Service) Live-in treatment centre and outdoor leadership experience for youth ages 13 to 19 years old struggling with mental health issues, specifically addictive behaviours. Offering:
  • a holistic treatment and educational model based on developmental needs with an individualized plan for student and family
  • program offers a flexible length of stay, usually 12 to 14 months
  • structured into four phases that support a youth and family's gradual development, allowing time to understand, learn and practice
Program includes:
  • outdoor leadership experience in Algonquin Park
  • live-in program at Shelburne Campus
  • phased transition to home
  • aftercare support after student returns home
Charitable Registration# 874627516RT0001

Service Details

Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Dates Year round
Areas Served Ontario ; Ontario
Eligibility Ages: 13 years - 19 years
Application On-line Admission process or call 519-925-9225 ext 139
Languages English
Fees Service;
  • 59 beds are funded for Ontario students by the Ministries of Health and Long-Term Care
  • A monthly service fee is charged to cover additional costs not covered by the government
  • A small number of beds are not funded by the Ontario government and are available for a fee to any family, including those outside of Ontario and Canada
  • Bursaries are offered to the extent made possible by fundraising efforts
  • Address and Location

    Located In Community Shelburne
    Address & Map
    Shelburne, ON
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    Intersection Hwy 10 and Hwy 89
    Mailing Address Station Main 
    PO Box 159 
    Shelburne, ON 
    Canada L9V 3L8
    Physical Access Partially Accessible

    Contact Information

    Office Phone 416-955-1453
    Fax 416-955-1652
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