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Family Services York Region. Markham Office

Family Services York Region. Markham Office
4261 Highway 7 Hwy Ste 203, Markham, ON L3R 9W6
Susan Warren, Program Manager, Family & Schools Together (F&ST) & Group Services, ph:905-895-2371 ext 230, fax:905-895-2389,
Barbara Urman, Clinical Supervisor LGBTTQ Service, ph:905-415-9719 ext 224,
York Region (Georgina, Newmarket, Richmond Hill, and Markham locations)
Mon, Wed 8 am-8 pm; Tue, Thu 8 am-6 pm
No restrictions
Community support outreach programs, cultural support services
* specialized programs to assist individuals in stopping domestic violence
* counselling and drop-in services for the LGBTTQ community
* online counselling available

Transgender support group -- group meets in Richmond Hill
* for more information call Barb at 905-415-9719 ext 224 or call the Information, Referral and Support Line at 1-888-967-5542 (all calls are confidential and anonymous)

Online counselling -- confidential counselling service available directly through the website
* clients 16 and up can log on independently
* this is not a "chat" or live interactive process
* register online
* cost of this service is $65.00 (payable through PayPal) per online session
* New Rainbow Support -- information and referral line - 1-888-967-5542

Direct Accountability Program (DAP) -- diversion program funded by the Ministry of Attorney General
* workshops: Stop Shop Theft, Alcohol and Drug Awareness, Anger Management

Youth Justice Programs -- restorative, structured and supervised diversion and skill development programs for youth referred by probation office

South Asian Outreach Program (SAOP) -- support groups and counselling to women from South Asian Communities in York Region
* available in Tamil, Farsi, Punjabi, Hindi, Urdu, Gujarati and English
* run locally
* parenting challenges, positive family environment, breaking out of isolation and loneliness, self-care, health and wellness, immigration and settlement issues and more
Self-referred or referred by others * SAOP contact Nayyar or 416-818-7075 * DAP contact 1-888-223-3999 * Youth Diversion programs by referral by probation office
English - Reception, Website, Programs; French; Spanish - Programs; Urdu - Programs; Hindi - Programs; Interpretive Services; Chinese (Mandarin) - Programs; Farsi - Programs; Tamil - Programs; Chinese (Cantonese) - Programs - please call for languages available at this location
Program ; Service ; Fees are assessed on a sliding scale according to the individual's income and ability to pay * a portion of the fee may be covered by subsidy or insurance * Fee assistance available.
Fully Accessible - Wheelchair access on public transportation routes
Non Profit
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Family Services York Region. Markham Office
Address: 4261 Highway 7 Hwy Ste 203, Markham, ON L3R 9W6;
Phone: 905-415-9719