Baby Love - Yorktown Family Services

General Information



Service Delivery Format:
  • In Person
  • Ages:  2 months to 14 months

Self referral, CCAS, CAS, any other agencies, and Family Doctor.

Next Session Dates:

Next group will be starting  on November 1, 2023

Sessions Per Year:

3 times per year

Service Duration:

12 weeks; however, condensed sessions are currently being offered during the pandemic

Languages offered:
  • English
  • Wednesdays from 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Various Locations;


Maureen Ringlein: Manager, Family, Child and Infant Clinical Services

Ena Burbano : Family, Child, and Youth Therapist

Oriana Trojanowska : Family, Child, and Youth Therapist

Baby Love

Baby Love is a group format, evidence based preventive intervention program of attachment theory, designed and supported by Dr. J. Wittenberg at Hospital for Sick Children. Baby Love supports parents and caregivers in strengthening their attachment relationship with their infants and emphasizes the importance of feelings of security, reflective capacity and sensitive caregiving behaviours through 12 sessions offered weekly. Parents / Caregivers who have infants from 2 months to 14 months of age are welcome to attend the program. Infants also participate in the program. Each Parent / Caregiver is given an Attachment Knowledge and Attitudes Questionnaire both pre and upon completion of the 12 sessions as a post measure to understand program impact.

Free 7-week program for parents/caregivers and their babies Starting November 1, 2023. For information and to register, please contact at Ena, or 416-394-2424 ext. 224, or Oriana at