Central Toronto Youth Services

Counselling and Support Services


Description
Youth mental health centre, including treatment, advocacy, research, education, community development projects

Community Counselling
Individual and group counselling for high-risk, hard-to-serve youth 13-18 years, provided in the home, neighbourhood or school; for assistance in accessing program contact intake worker
  • programs for Black and African Canadian youth
  • group programs
  • community and school outreach
New Outlook
For youth and young adults 14-24 years with serious mental illness (primarily psychotic disorders)
  • day program
  • early intervention and treatment
  • long-term case management
  • support and crisis intervention for youth involved with criminal justice system
  • youth hostel outreach
  • intake form available online
Pride & Prejudice
For lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual, transgender, queer and questioning youth and young adults experiencing depression or anxiety
  • individual and group counselling on a variety of issues including gender identity, sexual orientation, traumatic experiences such as childhood abuse or family violence, homophobia, relationship concerns with family and friends
  • transition support
  • group programs

RITES Collaborative
Coordinated and culturally responsive clinical mental health services for Black youth and their families; in partnership with George Hull Centre for Children and Families

Youth Justice
For moderate to high-risk youth serving a youth order and/or with matters before youth court
  • guidance, counselling and comprehensive support
  • court diversion and open custody programs
  • early release and transition support
  • probation outreach program
  • referral from probation officer
Eligibility
Youth 13-24 years, their families, and youth-serving agencies (may vary by program)
Application Process
Self, professional or school referral; visit website for information
Office
416-924-2100
Fax
416-924-2930
Website
Visit Website
Email
mail@ctys.org
Mailing Address
65 Wellesley St E
Suite 300
Toronto, ON, M4Y 1G7
Canada
Languages
English, English - intake, Interpreters may be arranged for other languages , Some translated materials available
Fees
None
Documents Required
May vary; contact for information
Accessibility
Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator - lowered buttons ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door - sink not roll-under and dispensers are high ; All Genders washroom
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Last Updated On
October 23, 2023
Address
65 Wellesley St E, Suite 300
Toronto, ON, M4Y 1G7
Cross street: Church St and Wellesley St E
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Hours of Operation
Mon
9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Tue
9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Wed
9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Thu
9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Fri
9:00 am to 6:00 pm

Mon-Fri 9 am-6 pm; evening service available for some programs, call for details; Summer hours: July and August, 9 am-5 pm
Service Area(s)
Greater Toronto Area