Betamarsh Incorporated

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-524-8012
After Hours Phone 519-524-2852
Fax 519-524-6537
Primary Executive Betty Bedard Bidwell, Executive Director; Phone: 519-524-8012 ext 203
Alternate Executive Stephen Bidwell; Phone: 519-524-0040
Addresses and Location
Located In Community Goderich
Address 21 Waterloo St S
Goderich, ON N7A 3N8
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Intersection Waterloo St N and Lighthouse St
Physical Access Partially Accessible
Description (Service) Specialized foster care program for children in need of special residential attention. 
Homestead Life Skills Group Home - therapeutic setting for boys and girls 13-18 years * group and individual counselling * employment preparation program, with 23 hr care 
Betamarsh Foster Care Program - provides a family setting for children 3-18 years who have experienced abuse, trauma or have demonstrated behavioural problems 
The Saratoga Group Home - therapeutic setting for boys 11-18 years * treatment-focused programming * residents cultivate life skills 
The After Saratoga Program - continued care for adolescents as they obtain apprenticeships, part-time and full-time jobs to age 21 
Betamarsh Alternative School * treatment school works in conjunction with public schools * children 6- 18 years.
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Dates Year round
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County ; Huron County ; Lambton County ; Middlesex County ; Perth County ; Waterloo Region
Eligibility Ages: 3 year(s) - 21 year(s) 
Children and teens who have experienced abuse or trauma; demonstrated behavioural problems, or those with emotional, physical, and developmental delays
Application Social Worker referral or call for details
Languages English
Fees None
Established 1981