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August 3, 2022

Director of Violence Against Women Services

Job Title: Director of Violence Against Women Services Salary:  TBD Competition: 2022 – VAWS06 Position:  Full-Time (1FTE-35hrs/wk.) Start Date:  August 15, 2022 Location- VAWS – Shelter Site Duties Reporting to the Executive Director of Yorktown Family Services, the Director of Violence Against Women (VAW) Services is responsible for the oversight and effective management of the VAW Services and for achieving its established mission, values, goals and organizational strategic priorities. Major Responsibilities Establish, maintain, monitor and modify administrative structures and procedures that facilitate the effective management of VAW Services and programs Provide leadership and direction to staff in implementing VAW programs […]
July 28, 2022

Youth Mentorship Program Worker

Job Title:  Youth Mentorship Program Worker Salary  :  $42,169.40 Competition#:  2022-23 Position:  Full-Time Permanent Position 35/week 1FTE Start Date:  August 2022 (Full-Time Permanent Position) Location: West Toronto Youth Hub Primary Function Yorktown Family Services is dedicated to improving the lives and opportunities of children, youth, and their families. YFS has a history of successfully delivering a broad range of Youth programs. YFS has been dedicated to implementing and measuring the Youth Development Strategy throughout the last four years, with the goal of ever-reflecting the current needs of the community of youth being served. We are currently seeking an outstanding Youth […]
July 28, 2022

Youth Outreach Worker

Job Title:         Youth Outreach Worker Salary: $          $47,189.63 – $53,550.64 Position:         Full Time Permanent Position 35/week 1FTE Competition:  2022-22 Start Date:       August 2022                                                                 Location:          West Toronto Primary Function Yorktown Family Services is seeking an outstanding Youth Outreach Worker to join our program dedicated to the empowerment of young people and prevention of youth violence.  Yorktown Family Services is the lead agency for the YOW program pin the West end of Toronto and is responsible for the delivery of the program in the neighborhoods of Jamestown -Mount Olive-Silverstone and Weston- Mount Dennis, and to specific youth populations including Roma, […]
July 27, 2022

Youth Mentorship Program Coordinator

Job Title:  Youth Mentorship Program Coordinator Salary  :  $59,350.20 Competition#:    2022-19 Position:  Full-Time Permanent Position 35/week 1FTE Start Date:  August 2022 (Full-Time Permanent Position) Location:  West Toronto Youth Hub Primary Function Yorktown Family Services is seeking an outstanding Youth Mentorship Program Coordinator to join our agency wide ‘youth success’ strategy dedicated to the empowerment, support and skill building of young people and the prevention of youth violence.  The Youth Mentorship Program Coordinator will assist high risk youth to access mentors: consistent, caring adults who will support them participants to pursue and achieve their goals related to education, employment, civic […]
July 15, 2022

Group Facilitator Mindful Fathering

Job Title: Group Facilitator Mindful Fathering Contract: Indefinite Part-time: 1 group series 12 weeks (twice a year) Salary: $34.76 /hour – 7 hours per week/.20 FTE (Thursday Evenings) Competition#: 2022-10 Start date: September 2022 Location: Virtual/in-Person & Primary Health Care locations in West Toronto, 2010 Eglinton Avenue West Group facilitators will conduct a 12-week group program for fathers involved with child welfare as a result of family violence. Groups will be co-facilitated by knowledgeable and experienced staff in group interventions with men, child protection, child development, and women abuse.  This is a unionized position. Responsibilities To plan and conduct 12-week sessions […]
July 4, 2022

Board of Directors Volunteer

The Dolphin Gaming Centre is open for business and Yorktown Family Services is recruiting volunteers!
January 27, 2022

etalk Bell Let’s Talk Special Featuring the West Toronto Youth Hub

Yorktown’s Neeli Grewal, West Toronto Youth Hub Manager and Abokar Mohamed, Manager West Toronto Youth Outreach Worker Network and Black Lives Accessing Care Program (BLAC) highlight the successes of the West Toronto Youth Hub programs and services that help youth and young adults in West Toronto bring positive change to their lives.
November 2, 2021

Bingo Volunteer

The Dolphin Gaming Centre is open for business and Yorktown Family Services is recruiting volunteers!
August 17, 2021

In Person Counselling @ West Toronto Youth Hub

In-person walk-in counselling has returned to the West Toronto Youth Hub at 1541 Jane St. North York. Available on Thursdays from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Last registration is at 2:30 p.m.
June 23, 2021

David O’Brien on how Yorktown is helping to dissuade violent extremism

David O’Brien joined experts on CBC Radio to discuss what Canada is doing about engaging with people on the pathway toward violent extremism.