News & Media

Stay up to date on East Metro Youth Service’s news and updates.


April 24, 2019

New Director: David Willis

Appointment: David Willis as Director of Strategy and Systems Management, East Metro Youth Services. I am pleased to announce that David Willis will be joining East Metro Youth Services (EMYS) as Director, Strategy and Systems Management effective August 13, 2018. David is currently the Clinical Services Manager at The Hospital for Sick Children, overseeing a variety of programs including Tele-Link Mental Health and Brain and Mental Health. David fills Roberta Bustard role.
April 24, 2019

New Director: Junie B Facey

I am pleased to announce that Junie B Facey will be joining East Metro Youth Services (EMYS) as Director, Community Engagement and Development effective July 18, 2018.
March 21, 2016

MOMH-TO Update March 2016

We hit the ground running in June 2015 following our first meeting together. I know what a challenge it was to set up Working Groups during the summer, and I really appreciate the time and effort it took to get our groups established and work underway.
March 17, 2016

Syrian Newcomer Update

All agencies will have received a memo from MCYS ADM Rachel Kampus dated January 22, 2016 that covers proposed action for Syrian refugees arriving in Ontario.

EMYS Media Coverage

Minds in Motion: Intergenerational Program

SNAPD Scarborough Magazine – December 2015

Beaten, Branded, Bought and Sold

Toronto Star – December 12, 2015

Volunteering Benefits Newcomers’ Well-being

New Canadian Media – October 21, 2015

Youth Multimedia Program Teaching Life-Changing Skills

Toronto Star – October 17, 2015

Mental health services for newcomers spread thin in Scarborough

Scarborough Mirror – September 15, 2015