Record Details
Alternate Name CMHA
Office Phone 905-841-3977 
Call to register for Telemedicine services or for a free demonstration: 1-866-208-5509 ext 8250 (Adria Telemedicine Nurse) or ext 8237 (Nadine Telemedicine Nurse) or email
Toll Free Phone 1-866-345-0183
Fax 905-953-1670
Primary Contact Sharon De Furia, Executive Assistant; Phone: 905-841-3977 ext 2204; Email:
Alternate Contact Carol Lever, Director, Quality & Business Development; Phone: 905-841-3977 ext 2211; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Dani Salerno, Volunteer Co-ordinator; Phone: 905-841-3977 ext 2217
Primary Executive Rebecca Shields, Chief Executive Officer; Phone: 905-841-3977 ext 2201; Email:
Alternate Executive Carol Lever, Director, Quality & Business Development; Phone: 905-841-3977 ext 2211; Email:
Description (Service) Programs include: BounceBack; Community Education; Case Management; Social Recreation/Rehabilitation; Mental Health Court Support; Support for Depression; Youth Wellness; Employment Program; Group Psychiatry; Psychotherapy, Emergency Room Diversion; Assertive Community Treatment; Early Psychosis Intervention; MOBYSS (mobile youth walk-in clinic) 
Telemedicine Program: allows patients to see their doctor or specialist via a live and secure video connection * Patients travel to a local CMHA-YR Telemedicine Studios in Alliston, Aurora, Markham or Vaughan - the advantages of the program are:  
• Saves the time and cost of traveling further to see your doctor  
• Parking is free 
• An onsite nurse is available to help with assessments  
• Doctors bills service charge through OHIP as usual 
• Quick Dermatologist referrals and recommendations  
Living Life to the Full: an 8-week course that provides people from all walks of life with effective tools to maximize their ability to manage life’s challenges * a group-based course based on the principles of cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) which focuses on understanding how thoughts, feelings, and behaviours work together to impact well-being * each 90 minute session focuses on a different topic, such as understanding unhelpful thoughts, engaging in enjoyable activities, coping with anger, and solving daunting problems * Living Life to the Full is intended for all ages, and is available in both English and French
Hours Office hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Simcoe County ; York Region ; Serving York Region and South Simcoe
Boundaries All of York Region and South Simcoe
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Assists people with mental health difficulties * in most cases, clients must be 16 years of age or older * MOBYSS (mobile youth walk-in clinic) serves individuals aged 12-25 and some services are open to those 14 years of age (i.e. Living Life to the Full course)
Application Some programs have an intake process * call for details
Languages English ; English is the primary language in which service is offered * interpretive services are available to those who prefer to receive service in an alternate language * the organization has a strong focus on cultural competency and is taking steps to ensure that many cultures are represented among the staff team
Fees None - some exceptions apply
Site Location Aurora
Located In Community Aurora
Address & Map
Rebecca Shields, CEO, CMHA-York & South Simcoe
1101 Nicholson Rd, Unit 5
Newmarket, ON L3Y 9C3
View MapQuest Map
Intersection Yonge St and Wellington St E
Accessibility Barrier free washroom, disability parking, elevator, wheelchair accessible
Service Categories Case/Care Management ~ Mental Illness/Emotional Disabilities ; General Mental Health Information/Education ~ Mental Health Issues ; Legal Representation ~ Mental Illness/Emotional Disabilities ; Prejob Guidance ~ Mental Illness/Emotional Disabilities ; Psychiatric Disorder Counselling ~ Mental Illness/Emotional Disabilities ; Recreational Therapy ~ Mental Illness/Emotional Disabilities ; Wellness Programs ~ Youth ~ Mental Illness/Emotional Disabilities