Eating Disorders of York Region's Riverwalk Wellness Centres:

A grassroots, community-based, registered non-profit organization providing support for those affected by eating disorders and their families for over ten years.  Now, also offering support for substance use and addictions through an expressive and therapeutic art program made possible by funding by the Ontario Trillium Foundation for a collaboration with Addiction Services for York Region. 
View and download our services brochure, or browse our Support tab for programs.

Please call ahead if you'd like to visit the art gallery or office as we are often working in the community.  If you would like information about support including information about programs, please email for a prompt reply.

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Register now for Upcoming Programs

Art Programs (with referral from ASYR or Riverwalk)
March 14th: TeleStory
March 29th: Music as Expression
April 25th: Life's Elements
*Groups are still open for registration after the start date. Please contact the office.

May 27th: Healing Emotional Eating: A Workshop for Individuals Coping with Eating Disorders and their Families and Friends with Marilyn Riesz, M.A. (C) OACCPP

Emotion Focused Family Therapy
May 21st & 22nd: Emotion Focused Family Therapy Workshop in Richmond Hill

Please make us your charity of choice: Every dollar makes a difference!

Please make us your charity of choice: Every dollar makes a difference!

Save the Date:
Emotion Focused Family Therapy Workshop May 21st & 22nd, 2015

View a short video by by the Norwegian Institute for Emotion Focused Therapy and the Institute for Psychological Counseling:

Films by Riverwalk

(view more on our YouTube channel)

New! "Getting Connected" Series

Interested in participating in a study?

CAMH Anorexia Study

UHN 17-24 Anorexia Study

Upcoming Programs and Workshops

April 28th (*Please note, the April 7th workshop has been cancelled due to low registration. Please register for April 28th if you would like to attend.)
FREE Meaning Centered Living Workshop - Registration Is Required (see video below for preview)

MAY 21st & 22nd
FOR CARERS, FAMILY AND FRIENDS OFFERED ONCE PER YEAR IN YORK REGION - DON'T MISS THE MAY WORKSHOP: Emotion-Focused Family Therapy: Supporting Your Loved One Across The Lifespan Including Support For Mental Health With Dr. Joanne Dolhanty PhD, C. Psych And Dr. Adèle Lafrance Robinson PhD, C. Psych
(Limited spaces for clinicians; please register early)

Assessment Information for Physicians 

Non-medical assessments (EDI-3) are available with a family physician's referral.
Please note the EDI-3 assessment does not provide a diagnosis and is not therapy. A fee of $250.00 applies.
Physicians' Referral Information.
EDI-3 Assessment Referral Form.

An assessment can be the foundation for creating a Circle of Care. Please inquire for more information. 

Circle of Care

Call to discuss how to create and access a Circle of Care in your community. 

Day Program

Choose from a selection of Day Program components which may include support groups, yoga, art programs. Click the link or call for more information. 

Social Media

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For information about rewarding opportunities as a volunteer with Eating Disorders of York Region contact Janice Morgante at (905) 886-6632 to ask questions or to arrange an appointment to discuss how you would like to be involved. There are many opportunities that will conveniently suit your schedule and interests.

 Eating Disorders of York Region gratefully acknowledges the support of the Ontario Trillium Foundation. The Ontario Trillium Foundation is an agency of the Government of Ontario.