Canadian Centre for Men and Families – York Region

Celebrate Your Father!

Fathers play a loving and critical role in their children’s lives by helping them develop and succeed.
Canadian Centre for Men and Families-York Region (CCMF-York) is an inclusive charitable mental health and social services agency that serves as a hub of programs for boys, men, fathers and their families.

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a hub for the health and well-being of boys, men, fathers and families

Canadian Centre for Men and Families (CCMF) is an inclusive charitable organization dedicated to supporting men and their families who face life challenges through a broad range of programs in a welcoming space and environment.
Our Vision

Safe, caring, thriving communities.

Our Mission

To support men, boy, fathers and families experiencing life challenges.

Did You Know?

  • Men are 3 times more likely to die by suicide than women – 8 if they’re divorced.

  • Boys are 70% more likely than girls to drop out of high school.

  • 2.9% of men in a relationship in Canada are victims of intimate partner violence.

  • Mothers are 12 times more likely than fathers to get exclusive parental custody after divorce.

  • Men are 3 times more likely than women to be homeless.

 We Believe
Supporting men and boys who experience trauma due to life challenges creates safer, more caring and prosperous communities.
Men, women, boys and girls equally need opportunities, support, encouragement and positive messaging in order to succeed;  and when they do, we all win.
Everyone regardless of gender, race, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion and nationality deserves to feel safe, respected, fulfilled, treated equally by  the legal system and reach his/her full potential.

CCMF – York Region currently offers these programs and services:

  • Pay-what-you-can psychotherapy
  • Legal Clinic
  • Facilitated support groups for male survivors of domestic abuse
  • Career counselling and resume writing (coming soon)
  • Coaching and Mentorship (coming soon)
  • Fathering after separation (coming soon)
To register for any of our programs please email:
Telephone: (289)-317-0145


Please register prior to your visit.

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