Social Services Network

Record Details
Alternate Name SSN
Office Phone 905-554-9033
Fax 905-940-7863
E-Mail info@socialservicesnetwork.org
Website www.socialservicesnetwork.org
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/Social-Services-Network/544584128929084
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/socialservicesnetwork
Twitter Twitter: www.twitter.com/SSN_YR
Primary Contact Naz Arain, Manager of Administration; Phone: ext 227; Email: narain@socialservicesnetwork.org
Established 2002
Primary Executive Alykhan Suleman, Executive Director; Phone: ext 221
Funding Regional / Municipal - York Region ; United Way ; 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: 15 year(s) - 85 year(s) 
 
South Asian Community * see website for program details
Application most programs require advance registration * call to register
Languages English ; Arabic ; Chinese (Cantonese) ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Farsi ; Gujarati ; Hindi ; Punjabi ; Tamil ; Urdu
Fees Some services free, $30 month for zumba classes (12 classes), $5 per month for yoga classes
Located In Community Markham
Address & Map
8 Shadlock St, Unit 5A
Markham, ON L3S 3K9
Intersection Markham Rd and Steeles Ave E
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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