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

Children, youth, individuals and families living 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.

News, Events & Upcoming Programs

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Mindful Fathering®

Mindful Fathering is a 14 week, evidence-informed, psycho-educational group program designed to reduce harm and promote mental health by working with fathers who have exposed their children to domestic violence.

Here to Help

Yorktown Family Services delivers Here to Help a group program that provides a supportive environment for woman, children, and youth exposed to family violence.

Baby Love

Baby Love is a group format, evidence based preventive intervention program of attachment theory.

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