Social Services Network

Record Details
Alternate Name SSN
Office Phone 905-554-9033
Fax 905-940-7863
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Primary Contact Naz Arain, Manager of Administration; Phone: ext 227; Email:
Alternate Contact Vithieyah Atputharajah, Program Manager; Phone: ext 223
Established 2002
Primary Executive Alykhan Suleman, Executive Director; Phone: ext 221
Funding Regional / Municipal - York Region ; United Way - United Way Greater Toronto ; Foundation - Ontario Trillium Foundation
Description (Service) Community programs and services for South Asian community * community kitchen * women only and general health and wellness programs and events * South Asian adult day program * Tai Chi * Zumba and more

Aging Positively program for older adults, * includes therapeutic programs: yoga, strengthening exercise, meal (special diets available) * three days a week * free transportation for participants

Community Exercise program for seniors 65+ two exercise class per week

Community Kitchen at Ebenezer Church * for newcomer older adults * participants share in planning, preparing, cooking and sharing meals * workshops and discussions

Digital Empowerment for Seniors 8 week technology program for older adults * includes navigating internet, using social media, digital communication, cyber security, utility and banking applications and online shopping

Women's Health and Wellness social space for women * recreation activities, music therapy

Peer 2 Peer program for marginalized and isolated older adults * activities to create social connections, promote physical and mental well-being
Hours see website for full schedule
Areas Served York Region
Eligibility Ages: 55 year(s) and up 
older adults in York Region * see website for program details
Application most programs require advance registration * call to register
Languages English ; Chinese (Cantonese) ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Farsi ; Gujarati ; Hindi ; Punjabi ; Tagalog ; Tamil ; Urdu
Fees Program
Located In Community Markham
Address & Map
8 Shadlock St, Unit 5A
Markham, ON L3S 3K9
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Intersection Markham Rd and Steeles Ave E
Mailing Address 133 Bur Oak Ave 
Markham, ON L6C 2E8
Physical Access Designated parking at entrance
Service Categories Adult Day Programs ~ Older Adults ; Food Preparation Facilities ~ Older Adults ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Older Adults ; Wellness Programs


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