Eating Disorders of York Region's Riverwalk Wellness Centres: A grassroots, community-based, registered non-profit organization which has been providing support for those affected by eating disorders since 2004 - with your support we can continue providing community based services for individuals and families!


Please note the office will be closed Friday, August 29th and will re-open Tuesday, September 2nd.


Limited Room Still Available to Register:
September 11th & 12th: Emotion-Focused Family Therapy Workshop

"Parenting Workshops Tackle Mental Health"


Register now for Upcoming Programs

Support Groups
September 8th: Emotion-Focused Family Therapy Support Group
September 9th: Teen Support Group
September 9th: On the Road to Recovery Group

Workshops
September 22nd: Recovering From Eating Disorders: Tools and Techniques for Individuals, Family and Friends

Art Programs
August 26th: Music Circle
August 27th: Zentangle®
August 27th: Wearable Art

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

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



New short film by Riverwalk Wellness Centres "Self-Destructing to Survive"


Click the link to view the short video, "How do you show your true colours?"  our 100-in-1 day urban intervention!


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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. 


Interested in participating in a study?

CAMH Anorexia Study

UHN 17-24 Anorexia Study



Still time to register for the eight week Emotion-Focused Family Therapy Support Group:

DATE & TIME: 8 Mondays, starting September 8th*, 7:30-9:00 p.m.  (*excluding October 13th, Thanksgiving Monday)

LOCATION: Richmond Hill Public Library

Emotion Focused Family Therapy (EFFT) is rooted in the deep belief of the healing power of parents and family. As such, EFFT supports parents and family members by teaching practical skills and tools to assist them. Important support is provided by beginning to work through emotional blocks that may be causing parents to feel helpless on their journey towards their loved ones recovery.

Register Now

Thank you to all who, coast to coast, walked in solidarity to raise awareness for the Remembering Renata "Walk Across Canada". 
Read The Auroran Article "Walk to Raise Awareness for Eating Disorders"


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.


Circle of Care

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


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.

www.trilliumfoundation.org

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