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Armenian Family Support Services

Contact Information
Office Phone Office: 416-431-5549; Church office: 416-431-3001
Fax 416-431-0269
E-Mail contactus@afsstoronto.ca
Website www.afsstoronto.org
Primary Contact Sona Balabanian, Administrative Assistant
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Settlement services for immigrants and refugees
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Rita Odjaghian, Vice-Chair of the Board
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) COVID19 -- service continues by phone or email, no walk-in service


Settlement services for immigrants and refugees
  • individual, family and youth counselling
  • information and referral
  • education and vocational counselling
  • individual and community advocacy
  • child and youth programs
  • employment consulting, assistance with resumes and interview skills, job placement, employment mentoring,  monthly employment seminars
  • assistance with sponsorship of refugees
  • transition program includes links to community
  • bi-weekly Community Support Circle for Syrian-Armenian newcomers
  • income tax clinic
  • social and recreation programs
  • community education workshops
Hours Mon 9 am-12 noon, Thu 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Durham Region ; Halton Region ; Peel Region ; Toronto ; York Region
Boundaries Greater Toronto Area and surrounding region
Eligibility Open to all

Residency Requirements: Greater Toronto Area and surrounding region
Application Call for appointment
Languages Armenian; English; Farsi
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Toronto
Address & Map
Holy Trinity Armenian Church; 920 Progress Ave
Toronto, ON
Canada M1G 3T5
 
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Intersection Markham Rd and Hwy 401
Physical Access Designated parking at entrance ; Easy access to elevator ; Wheelchair accessible building including main entrance and barrier free washrooms
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Child / Family Services ; Employment / Training ; Mental Health / Addictions ; Newcomers ; Sports / Recreation ; Youth
HCSD Sub Heading All Sports ; Career Counselling ; Child Mental Health ; Immigration / Sponsorship ; Multicultural Organizations ; Newcomer Employment Programs ; Newcomer Employment Resources ; Newcomer Settlement Services ; Other Sports ; Recreation for Children / Families ; Recreation for Youth ; Refugees ; Youth Mental Health Resources ; Youth Mental Health Services ; Youth Recreation Resources
Service Categories Academic Counselling ~ Armenian Community ; Adolescent/Youth Counselling ~ Armenian Community ; Career Counselling ~ Armenian Community ; Cultural Transition Counselling ; Family Counselling ~ Armenian Community ; General Recreational Activities/Sports ~ Armenian Community ; Group Advocacy ~ Armenian Community ; Immigrant Mutual Assistance Associations ~ Armenian Community ; Immigrant/Refugee Employment Programs ~ Armenian Community ; Immigrant/Refugee Support Groups ~ Refugees ; Individual Advocacy ~ Armenian Community ; Newcomer Settlement Services ~ Armenian Community ; Refugee Application Assistance ~ Armenian Community ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Armenian Community ; Tax Preparation Assistance ~ Armenian Community ; Youth Enrichment Programs ~ Armenian Community

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