we have been offering our clients settlement and counselling services with a deep understanding of their cultural and linguistic needs.
Since 1980, Catholic Community Services of York Region (CCSYR) has been providing programs and services to residents of the York Region in 11 languages. We offer settlement services to help newcomers and refugees adjust to the Canadian way of life and family services like counselling to help residents cope with personal challenges.
CCSYR is accredited by Canadian Centre for Accreditation (CCA).
The organization is a member agency of the Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants (OCASI) and also a member of Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Toronto (a ShareLife-funded organization), Family Services of Ontario (FSO), and Ontario Non-profit Network.
It is a partner in the Settlement Education Partnership in York Region (SEPYR), the Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP), and the Welcome Centre Immigrant Services.
Do you offer virtual counselling and settlement services?Mahmood Bashash
Yes, you can use our services via telephone and video conferencing. You can also visit us in person for face-to-face interaction.
Do I have to be Catholic to use your services?Mahmood Bashash
No, our services are for all individuals and their families, regardless of their religion, country of origin or immigration status. Contact us today to explore our services and understand how we can support you.
What languages are the services available in?Mahmood Bashash
We offer services in various languages that listed in below:
- Chinese Simplified
- Chinese Traditional
How do I access to counselling and settlement services?Mahmood Bashash
Our counselling and settlement services are available across nine municipalities in the York region. You can also reach us through your homeschool and public libraries within the York region. Or simply dial us today or visit any of our locations closest to you to use the support and resources available.