Jewish Family and Child Service

The Family Resource Centre

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Description & Services
Description Supports healthy development of individuals, children, families and communities through prevention, protection, counselling, education and advocacy services within the context of Jewish values 
Daily drop-in * creative crafts * daily music circle * toy and parenting library * public health visits * information and referral * early intervention and referral * support for newcomers * weekly conversation café * settlement services * homework club * parenting workshops
Dates January-December
Hours Monday 9:30 pm-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm * Tuesday 9:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm * Wednesday 9:30 am-12 noon, 2 pm-4:30 pm * Thursday 9:30 am-12 noon, 2:30 pm-4:30 pm * Friday 9:30 am-2 pm
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Languages English ; Hebrew ; Russian ; Tagalog
Fees Membership - Sliding scale
Areas Served York Region
Address & Map
Promenade Mall
1 Promenade Cir, Ste 313B
Thornhill, ON L4J 4P8
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Major Intersection Bathurst St / Clark Ave W
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Office Phone 905-882-8509
Primary Contact Karina Gelman, Program Coordinator; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Andrea Pines, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 416-638-7800 ext 6266; Email:
Search Categories
Subjects Advocacy ; Bereavement ; Counselling ; Divorce ; Drop-in centres ; Educational programs ; Family support ; Health education ; Immigrants ; Information and referral ; Jewish community ; Life skills training ; Separation ; Settlement services ; Social action ; Volunteer opportunities ; Woman abuse ; Workshops


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