Check out the helpful list
Please check the mask making instruction:
Stay Home & Stay Safe
Supporting Canadians During COVID-19
Food banks and food access resources in East Scarborough
Help Syrian Refugees
Local Numbers to call if COVID 19 is suspected
What You Need To Know About Handwashing
Մեր համայնքի կարիքներուն համեմատ, Հայ Ընտանիքի Օգնութեան Ծառայութիւնը կ՛ապահովէ զանազան անվճար ծառայութիւններ: Հաճիք այցելեցեք մեր “Programs and Services” էջը յաւելեալ տեղեկութիւններու համար:
The Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) applications are now open. You can
The information is available in several languages including Armenian
Only go out for essentials. If you must go out, wear a mask and stay 2 meters apart from others. Remember to wash your hands frequently with soap and water. If you are coughing, or sneezing, cough into your elbow.
Contact your primary care provider or Telehealth Ontario at 1-866-797-0000 if you’re experiencing symptoms of the COVID 19 check their website:
Kid's Help Phone
You can always text CONNECT to 1-800-668-6868 to reach a trained volunteer
Crisis Responder 24/7.
Here is the website for kids help phone:
Your kind donation will help support newcomers and refugees with successfully settling, integrating, and participating in our community.
AFSS provides a wide range of settlement and integration programs and services to our newcomer families, specifically to refugees who have experienced war and hardships. Our programs and services have helped our newcomers with fully settling into their new homes and jobs, and creating a strong network within the community.
Please press the donate button to support our efforts with helping refugee families lead happy and successful lives.
We sincerely thank you for your help!
DONATE NOW: AFSS needs your donations to help individuals in need at this extraordinary time of crisis. Please donate by PAY PAL
COVID-19 UPDATES FOR OUR COMMUNITY
While we are all experiencing the effects of the current pandemic caused by the COVID-19 virus, please be assured that your phone calls and emails to Armenian Family Support Services continue to reach us as we work from our homes. Follow the guidelines provided by our health professionals and practice physical distancing and frequent hand washing to avoid getting sick.
Support for Students
Support for Families: Increasing the Canada Child Benefit
Government of Canada is providing an extra $300 per child through the Canada Child Benefit (CCB) for 2019-2020. This will mean approximately $550 more for the average family.
This benefit will be delivered as part of the scheduled CCB payment in May.
Those who already receive the Canada Child Benefit do not need to re-apply.
Researcher at U of T Scarborough creates free online course to manage stress during COVID-19
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Note: For those of you who are sick, elderly, or a senior, and living alone with no local family or support networks, please contact us immediately so we can determine how we can help you during this time. We can be reached in the following ways:
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Telephone: 416 431-5549
It’s in times like these that we are grateful for the incredible generosity of others to help us respond to and take care of those who turn to AFSS for help. Please email us your name and phone number and in what category you are available to help.
Canada Emergency Student Benefit( CESB) will provide funding to those students who are not otherwise eligible for the CERB. It will provide $1250 per month from May to August for eligible students. For more details please
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Armenian Family Support Services in Toronto offers a variety of free services in response to our community needs. Please check our Programs and Services page for more information.