Record Details
Alternate Name CCSYR ; Male Survivor Network ; Male Survivors Network ; Support Services Network for Male Survivors in Ontario
Office Phone 905-770-7040
Toll Free Phone 1-800-263-2075
TTY Phone 1-800-263-2075
Fax 905-770-7064
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
Primary Contact Pauline Sanders, Intake Coordinator; Phone: ext 241; Email:
Alternate Contact Jamal Gharavi, Group Services Coordinator; Phone: ext 237; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Groups; Email:
Established 1980
Primary Executive Bob Hickey, Executive Director; Phone: ext 225; Email:
Alternate Executive Nousheh Hodgson, Director of Counselling and Group Services; Phone: ext 245; Email:
Funding Regional / Municipal - Regional Municipality of York ; Provincial - Ministry of the Attorney General, Trillium ; Fundraising ; Donations ; United Way ; Catholic Charities; Richmond Hill Charitable Gaming Association
Description (Service) Walk-in family counselling and registered group services to help adults, teens, couples and families with: * depression, anger, anxiety and stress * relationship issues * promoting self esteem, confidence, assertiveness and healthy boundaries * finding balance in work, life and family * family communication and problem-solving * ending abuse in relationships, and healing past hurts * being the best mother or father you can be, alone or with your partner * major transitions - getting married, having a baby, losing a loved one, moving to a new country, divorce, remarriage, changes in health, becoming a young adult, leaving home, and more Groups and Workshops

* Triple-P Parenting Groups for parents, and grandparents, of preschoolers, school-aged kids, and teens * Preparing New Parents for moms and dads expecting their first child, or with children under 18 months * Focus On Fathers, a parenting group just for dads and Reconnecting Fathers, for dads living apart from their children * The Bridge Group For Women, run by and for women, to promote self esteem, assertiveness, strength in relationships and reduce social isolation * Step Family Workshops, a series of workshops on the challenges that parents face in blended families * Divorce and Separation Support Group, a peer support, education group for separated or divorced adults * Newcomer Women's Support Groups in Korean, Russian and Spanish * topics are chosen to reflect the special interests and concerns of newcomer women * Money Matters - Financial Literacy Program for adults wanting to increase their financial knowledge and skills for budgeting, income tax, saving and investing, borrowing and credit management All services are confidential, within the limits of the law Member agency of Support Services Network for Male Survivors in Ontario
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Walkin counselling Wed 12:30 noon - 7:30 pm * by apt or by schedule other groups and programs
Areas Served York Region ; Counselling in Richmond Hill, Maple, Markham, Newmarket, Sutton and Pefferlaw
Eligibility York Region residents
Application Call Intake Line for Counselling, 905-770-7040 ext 241 * Call Groups Services at 905-770-7040 ext 237 * Referrals are not required
Languages English - Reception, Website ; Chinese (Cantonese) - Programs, Counselling ; Chinese (Mandarin) - Programs, Counselling ; Farsi - Programs, Counselling ; Polish - Programs ; Spanish - Programs, Counselling ; See languages for groups on schedule on website
Fees Service ; Fees for counselling are subsidized, based on client's financial circumstances * some fees may be covered by insurance * fees for Groups are posted on Groups Schedule, available on website
Site Location Richmond Hill
Located In Community Richmond Hill
Address & Map
21 Dunlop St, Unit 101
Richmond Hill, ON L4C 2M6
View Google Map
Intersection Yonge St and Major Mackenzie Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; All sites Wheelchair accessible
Service Categories Child Custody/Support Related Support Groups ~ Fathers ; Co-Parenting Workshops ; Financial Literacy Training ; General Counselling Services ; General Expectant/New Parent Assistance Programs ; Immigrant/Refugee Support Groups ~ Women ; Parenting Skills Classes ; Self Esteem Workshops ~ Women ; Separation/Divorce Support Groups ; Sexual Assault Counselling ~ Men


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