What’s New

New Survey: Experiences with virtual services and supports for substance use

The Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction (CCSA), in partnership with the Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre, the Canadian Psychological Association, and Canada Health Infoway is conducting a survey to understand the impact of this change. Virtual services and supports can be any service accessed online or by phone,…

York Region Ready to Vaccinate Residents 80+

Effective Monday, March 1, York Region residents age 80+ can book an appointment online for their COVID-19 vaccine. Caregivers of residents 80+ will be able to book an appointment on their behalf. Vaccines are delivered by appointment ONLY. Media Release 26 February 2021 York Region ready to vaccinate residents 80…

Back on Track Services Conducted Virtually 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 Back on Track services, including assessments, workshops and follow-ups are being conducted virtually. If you would like to book…

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 You must make an appointment to get tested at all locations. If you can, bring your Ontario health card. Call…

ASYR Annual General Meeting

Please join us. The ASYR Board of Directors cordially invites you to attend the 2020 virtual Annual General Meeting. When? Thursday, November 26, 2020 beginning at 9:30 am. RSVP Please let us know if you can join us on or before, Monday, November 23, 2020. Confirmed guests will receive a…

Get your Flu Shot in North York this Weekend

Visit North York Toronto Health Partners for updated information and clinic dates North York Toronto Health Partners Walk-In Clinic Friday November 13  |  11AM – 4PM (or until vaccines run out) (future dates to be announced here.) Bernard Betel Centre, 1003 Steeles Ave West, North York ​Walk-in only. No appointment needed….

SAVE THE DATE! Charity Car Wash with Proceeds to ASYR.

The Aurora Chamber of Commerce is holding a Car Wash in support of Addiction Services of York Region and the Aurora Chamber of Commerce. The Car Wash is being sponsored by The Exterior Car Wash Company. Join us on Sunday, September 20th from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tickets are…

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…