YSM is committed to offer high quality mental health counselling services to community members. Our mental health team also provides professional development to front-line staff ensuring YSM staff are equipped to support all community members. Learn more about staff training here.

Mental Health Services During COVID-19:

For the safety of our clients and to prevent the spread of
COVID-19, we are now offering our mental health
counselling over the phone. If you are feeling anxious or
distressed, you are not alone. Our counselors are here to
support you.

Ages 16-24: 416 929 9614 x 2269, Monday – Thursday, 10 – AM-4:30PM

For inquiries about psychiatry please call 416 929 9614 x 2200

Ages 25+: 416 335 3568, Monday – Friday, 10AM – 4:30PM. Thursday from 10 AM – 7:30 PM.

For inquiries about psychiatry please call 416 929 9614 x 3235

If you are in crisis and need immediate support, please contact
Gerstein Crisis Centre 416 929-5200 or Toronto Distress Centre 416 408 4357 or text 686868.

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YSM offers a fast and low barrier access to mental health counselling at two of our locations:

For youth (16 – 24 years)

Evergreen, 365 Spadina Ave., Toronto

416-929-9614 x 2200

For individuals (16+ years), couples and families

Davis Centre, 270 Gerrard St. E., Toronto

416-929-9614 x 3200


Our qualified counsellors are committed to supporting community members who are experiencing mental health challenges such as:

    • Depression & anxiety
    • Grief
    • Substance abuse
    • Life transitions
    • Managing emotions
    • Relational conflict
    • Trauma
    • And more

No appointment needed

Davis Centre, 270 Gerrard St. E., Toronto

Every Thursday from 3:30 – 7:30 PM

416 355 3568

Counselling for individuals, couples and families.

Up to 12 sessions that can happen at either the Davis Centre (270 Gerrard St. E., Toronto) or Evergreen (365 Spadina Ave., Toronto)

No appointment needed.

Evergreen, 265 Spadina Ave., Toronto

Monday to Friday, 12:00 – 4:00 PM

Please call 416 929 9614 x 3235 for information on the next group start date.

YSM’s mental health counselling team continuously provides training for all front-line YSM staff, including:

    • Working from a trauma-informed lens
    • Strength-based, holistic approach
    • Mental health consultation for issues related to community members
    • Wellness and self-care to prevent compassion fatigue, vicarious trauma or burnout

YSM's COVID-19 Response

YSM has entered phase one of our re-opening plan.

Our modified services include increased services via phone, video calling or screened on-site services by appointment with enhanced safety protocols.

Please see our COVID-19 response page for ongoing service updates (food, counselling, etc.) and how you can help.