Jewish Family & Child

4600 Bathurst Street
1st And 2nd Floor
Toronto, ON M2R 3V2

P: (416) 638-7800

Responding to the emotional, social and physical needs of Greater Toronto and York Region's Jewish community for over 140 years.

Jewish Family & Child offers programs and services for couples, families and individuals of every age, social and economic background. 

JF&CS is the Children's Aid Society for the Jewish community in the GTA and York Region. JF&CS offers support, services and counselling related to: poverty and employment rehabilitation; woman abuse; child welfare; marital and family issues; and chaplaincy. Jewish Family & Child also runs the Just A Second Shop.

Additionally, Jewish Family & Child operates the Jerome Diamond Centre. The JDD is a children's mental health centre dedicated to providing hope and help to youth with educational, emotional and/or behavioural challenges. JF&CS is also part of 1 Open Door, Jewish Shared Services of York Region.  

Contact: Brian Prousky (Executive Director) Tel. (416) 638-7800  

Other Locations:  

  • Gordon S. Wolfe Branch: 35 Madison Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 2S2  | Contact: Janice Kaiman - Tel. (416) 961-9344  
  • Joseph & Wolf Lebovic Jewish Community Campus 9600 Bathurst Street, Suite 242, Vaughan, Ontario, L6A 3X8 | Contact: Monica Auerbach (Director, 1 Open Door) Tel. (905) 303-5838
  • Jerome D. Diamond Adolescent Centre: 196 Keewatin Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, M4P 1Z8  | Contact: Robyn Cohen Tel: (416) 482-3023​

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