In the News Archives
December 11, 2014 | The Scarborough Mirror | ‘what’s up clinic offers counselling: East Metro Youth Services provides ‘barrier-free’ mental health services.
December 2, 2014 | The Toronto Observer | Teen self-harm increases 85%
July 8, 2014 | Scarborough Mirror | The Hon.Dr. K. Leitch, Minister of Status of Women, announced funding to prevent cyber violence against women and girls. EMYS is proud to partner with METRAC and St. Stephen’s to deliver this vital initiative.
May 5, 2014 | Toronto Police collaborated with Covenant House and East Metro Youth Services (EMYS) to kicked-off sexual awareness month at police headquarters on May 5th. The focus of this year’s campaign is on domestic human trafficking. EMYS’ Carly Kalish, an individual and family therapist, spoke about the valued partnership between East Metro and the Service’s human trafficking unit, and shared the story of a domestic human trafficking survivor – Olivia – who was unable to attend the event.
April 11, 2014 | Scarborough Mirror | Grief support group for young people launched at Scarborough event
March 25, 2014 | Global News Toronto | East Metro’s clinical supervisor Sheeba Narikuzhy talks about mental health and the importance that social media plays in reaching out to young people.
June 20, 2012 | Toronto RISE program has teens talking to peers about bullying