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Serving Toronto for over 25 years, Yorktown Family Services enables
children, youth, young adults and families as well as women and children who are survivors of domestic violence to bring positive change to their lives.
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We are dedicated to providing community-based, effective, accessible, quality mental health treatment, prevention and out-reach services, and emergency shelter for abused women and children.
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Yorktown Family Services is committed to creating opportunities for children and youth with emotional and behavioural difficulties to realize their full potential.
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Our vision is to see women, children, youth, and families live in safe and healthy relationships and communities.
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Yorktown Family Services supports and equips women, children, youth and families to create positive change in their lives.

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.

We gratefully acknowledge the support from these organizations.

Ontario Ministry of Health
Ontario Ministry of Health
Ontario Ministry of Health
Ontario Ministry of Health
Dolphin Gaming and OCGA Charitable Gaming. Community Good.

News, Events & Upcoming Programs

Stay up to date with the latest news, events and programs at Yorktown.


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.

Our walk-in service is now being offered at the West Toronto Youth Hub, 5 days a week!

Rapid Access Therapy is now offering walk-in services, Monday to Friday, at the West Toronto Youth Hub located at the Jane Street Hub, 1541 Jane St., in North York.

Please note registration closes 1 hour 30 minutes prior to the end of service hours.

No appointment necessary; first come, first served. COVID-19 pre-screening form will be completed on arrival. Face masks are required for all in-person sessions; masks are available upon request.

*Saturday by virtual appointment only; to book call 416-669-3521 by Friday at 3:30 pm.

Limited virtual sessions available during walk-in hours by calling Rapid Access phone line at:


Our staff will be happy to assist you by connecting you to a therapist. Registration closes 1 hour and 30 minutes prior to end of service hours. Session will be same day or within 24 hours. Please call during the walk-in service hours Monday to Friday.

We look forward to providing online therapy shortly. Thank you!