What’s New

Seeking Board Members

Addiction Services for York Region (ASYR) is a charitable, not-for-profit agency with its main office in Aurora (www.asry.ca). ASYR is one of the largest community addiction service providers in Ontario and is a lead agency for Ontario Health (Central Region) for addictions. Our mission, uniting to offer hope and promote…

COVID-19 Testing Centres (York Region, South Simcoe & North York)

Testing is available for anyone: concerned they have been exposed to COVID-19 experiencing at least one symptom of COVID-19, or at risk of exposure to COVID-19 through their employment Before you go All assessment centres will test you if you would like to be tested. Testing is a free service. If you…

RAAM Clinic Updates & Closures

As the province begins the gradual reopening process, we are pleased to announce that our Rapid Access to Addiction Medicine (RAAM) Clinic at Humber River Hospital will be open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:30pm – 4:30pm. Clients must call and make an appointment, as walk-ins will not be permitted….

NYTHP Community Support for Frail & Vulnerable Populations

Purpose As part of the North York Toronto Health Partners OHT response to the pandemic, some of the Community Support agencies in the North York Toronto Health Partners OHT (Better Living, Carefirst, LOFT, Lumacare, North York Seniors Centre) are working together to provide coordinated support and services to frail and…

EYRND OHT COVID-19 Response Communication

EYRND OHT COVD-19 support services for vulnerable populations Purpose: To ensure the basic needs of our community’s most vulnerable population continue to be met the Eastern York Region North Durham (EYRND) Ontario Health Team (OHT)  and other local agencies have come together to create a simple one-stop shop for high-risk…

ASYR Temporarily Moving Towards Virtual Care Due to COVID-19 Safety Measures

Addiction Services for York Region (ASYR) is committed to the health and safety of its staff, clients, visitors and their loved ones. With COVID-19 and the rapidly changing environment, all ASYR offices are closed to the public. However, ASYR will continue to provide support to new and existing clients through…

Scheduled Back on Track Workshops Cancelled / Future Workshops Postponed Until Further Notice

Addiction Services for York Region (ASYR) remains committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for our staff, service users, and the community. Due to ongoing developments related to COVID-19, all scheduled Back on Track Workshops have been cancelled, and future workshops have been postponed until further notice. Back on…

All About the North York Toronto Health Partners

  ABOUT US The health-care landscape is undergoing a period of significant change and renewal.  A key component of this transformation is the creation of the new Ontario Health Teams (OHTs), which are part of a new model of organizing and delivering services in local communities. As a result, North York Toronto…

New North York Ontario Health Team to Provide Better Connected Care for Patients

Ontario Health Teams Part of Province’s Plan to End Hallway Health Care December 2, 2019 9:31 A.M. NORTH YORK — Ontario is delivering on its commitment to end hallway health care and build a connected and sustainable health care system centred around the needs of patients. The province is introducing…

Community Members Share Their Experiences Using Local Healthcare Services. This is What We Learned.

Addiction Services for York Region, Markham Stouffville Hospital, local family physicians and community services, are working together to plan what the future of healthcare can look like for the communities of Eastern York Region (Markham, Stouffville, Thornhill) and North Durham (Uxbridge and Brock). We asked patients/clients and community members to…