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Yorktown Family Services

Dedicated to providing community-based, effective, accessible, quality mental health treatment, prevention and out-reach services, and emergency shelter for abused women and children.


Our Mission

Yorktown Family Services supports and equips women, children, youth and families to create positive change in their lives.


Our Vision

Women, children, youth, and families live in safe and healthy relationships and communities.

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Yorktown Family Services (YFS) is a fully accredited community service agency comprised of an infant, child, and youth mental health centre; a women’s shelter and community-based violence against women services; and an integrated services site offering rapid access to multiple mental health, primary health, and social service programs for youth and young adults. For over 25 years Yorktown has been providing immediate access to a wide range of services in Toronto’s most vulnerable communities to support and equip women, children, youth and families to create positive change in their lives.

Yorktown Family Services welcomes people with disabilities. Reasonable effort will be made to accommodate requests of service animals or special access to our services, materials or with the selection process. Support persons accompanying an individual to our services are also welcome.

Please contact our Human Resources department at 416 394-2424, ext.222.

News, Events & Upcoming Programs

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Supporting black identified children and youth involved with child welfare, at risk of care, or are leaving care and transitioning back to family or into the community.

Grief and Bereavement

Individual, family and group counselling and support for children, youth and families experiencing grief related to the death or dying of a parent, sibling or in-home custodial caregiver.

Rainbow West

A Youth Led 2SLGBTQ+ Program that provides a safe environment for youth to engage in pro social activities, lead community initiatives, capacity building, and peer support.

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COMMUNITY ALERT: Wait times may be longer than expected due to staffing shortages. Updates will be provided as they occur.

Our phone lines are open and we're here to support you with phone/virtual counselling and a variety of online programs and services.

Give us a call - you have come to the right place!

For general inquiries, or to schedule a phone consultation, please call Reception at 416-669-3521.

Appointments are available on the following days and times:

  • 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
  • 3:00 pm - 6:30 pm 
  • 3:00 pm - 6:30 pm 
  • 11:00 am - 2:30 pm.
  • 10:30 - 2:00 pm
  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

*Saturday by appointment only. To book, call by Friday at 3:30 pm

Our offices are closed during the COVID-19 Outbreak

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