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Behavioural Consultation Services (BCS)

Behavioural Consultation Services (BCS) is a program funded by the Ministry of Children, Community, and Social Services (MCCSS).

Behaviour Consultants work with children, youth, and adults with developmental/intellectual disabilities who live in the Four Counties area. Services are provided in a one-to-one or group setting. Using the principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis, Behaviour Consultants work collaboratively with families and community partners to conduct behaviour assessment(s), develop Behaviour Support Plans, and provide mediator training in the implementation of Behavioural Support Plans.






To receive service, a person must reside in the counties of Haliburton, Northumberland, Peterborough, or the City of Kawartha Lakes.

How to Make a Referral

Referrals for service are accepted from individuals, parents, or caregivers.

  • The make a referral, or to ask a question, for a person aged 17 and under, please call us at 705-876-9245 Ext. 200 or toll free at 1-888-616-3456 Ext. 200
  • To make a referral for a person 18 years of age and over, please call Developmental Services Ontario at: 1-855-277-2121.