Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre

Site: Barrie - 201 Georgian Dr

Service: Simcoe County Eating Disorder Service

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments Main Entrance:
Faces Georgian Dr, on north side of health centre, open daily from 6 am-9 pm

Patient/Visitor Parking:
Located directly in front of the main entrance - north side of RVH, facing Georgian Dr, also located at main visitor parking lot and emergency parking lot

Contact Information
Office Phone 705-728-9090, Ext 47318
Fax 705-739-5674
Social Media Twitter Twitter:
Primary Contact Jessica Bresee, Nurse Practioner
Alternate Contact Sharlene Snitman, Eating Disorder Counsellor
Site Information
Site Location Simcoe County Eating Disorder Service is located in the Child and Youth Clinics, Level 1, enter from Atrium entrance of hospital (3 flags)
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre
201 Georgian Dr
Barrie, ON L4M 6M2
Intersection Hwy 400 and Duckworth St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) COVID-19 Response 
  • Child and Youth Outpatient Services and Children’s Development Services (CDS) along with partner agencies continue to provide supports, resources and services to children and their families and to assess and provide treatment virtually and in-person as clinically appropriate following COVID-19 health and safety protocols
Regular Service 
Provides outpatient community based service for children and adolescents (up to age 18) with eating disorders and their families, eating disorders include Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa  
  • services include assessment, psycho-education for individuals and families, individual therapy, nutritional counselling and follow-up support 
  • available to speak to community groups on eating disorders, body image and self image, call for information  
  • satellite office located at South Georgian Bay Community Health Centre
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Grey County - Eastern part ; Muskoka District ; Simcoe County - South to Cookstown ; North Simcoe Muskoka Local Health Integration Network (LHIN)
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and under 
Children, Youth and their families
Application Referral - medical, Nurse Practioners
Languages English
Fees None
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name Barrie COVID19 ; Child and Youth Outpatient Services ; CV19 ; Maternal, Child and Youth Program; Child and Youth Treatment Clinics ; RVH Simcoe County Eating Disorder Service ; Simcoe County Eating Disorder Service; Eating Disorder Program
Agency Information
Parent Agency Name Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established Summer 2001
Primary Executive Rhea Taplin, Manager Child and Youth Outpatient Services; Phone: 705-728-9090 ext 47116; Email:
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care
Elections n/a
Taxonomy and Classification
Service Categories Family Counselling ~ Eating Disorders ; General Counselling Services ~ Eating Disorders ; Hospital Based Outpatient Services ~ Eating Disorders ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Eating Disorders