NOTE: Services will likely be impacted in response to COVID-19. Please contact any service prior to visiting in person.

York Region Centre for Community Safety


Description
Covid-19 update:
  •  email, phone and online only
  •  still taking referrals for clients
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  • Support and programs for individuals and families experiencing violence and abuse
  • integrated multi-agency intake procedure
  • partner agencies brought onsite to provide services
  • information and referral and counselling
  • job skills training 
  • children's services and women and children's support groups
  • financial loans and support
  • Legal and court support as well as referrals to shelters, safety planning and risk assessment
  • also offers moving services, in partnership with Shelter Movers (see separate listing)
Calendar of on-site agencies and programs:

Monday: Yellow Brick House legal support, supportive counselling, outreach * When Love Hurts support group * Art Therapy

Tuesday: Sandgate Women's Shelter transitional support and individual counselling

Wednesday: Legal Aid Ontario family law * Domestic Abuse and Sexual Assault Centre supportive counselling, forensic services, risk assessment * Sandgate Women's Shelter parenting support and Let's Talk Child Witness Program

Thursday: Sandgate Women's Shelter transitional support * Womens Centre of York Region Financial Empowerment group

Friday: Community Legal Clinic Landlord/Tenant, Social Assistance, EI Appeals, CPP, Criminal Compensation, Employment Standards, Consumer Issues * Sandgate Women's Shelter transitional support * The Housing Help Centre housing assistance and social assistance
Eligibility
Individuals of all ages who have experienced violence
Application Process
Meet with Case Manager to complete assessment process and identify/decide which services to access; Intake staff will provide a warm handover of services
Phone
905-836-7601
Fax
905-836-2617
Website
Visit Website
Email
info@yrccs.ca
Languages
English
Contact
Gulay Kavak, Case Manager
Phone: ext 101
Fees
None
Documents Required
Photo Identification required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Topic(s)
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Agency Information
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Last Updated On
December 7, 2020
Address
25 Deverill Court, Unit 107
Markham, ON, L6G 0C7
Kennedy Rd. and 14th Ave.
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Hours of Operation
Mon
9 am - 5 pm
Tue
9 am - 5 pm
Wed
9 am - 5 pm
Thu
9 am - 5 pm
Fri
9 am - 5 pm

COVID19 update -- no change
Service Area(s)
York Region