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Current Staff

Management Team

Al Benarroch, BA (Hons), MA (Psych) - Executive Director
Cheryl Hirsh Katz, BSW, MSW, RSW - Manager of Adult Services
Ron Beach, CBA - Business Manager
Wade Bilodeau, BA - Child Protection & Family Service Supervisor
Shelley Garfield, B. Comm (Hons) - Manager of Financial Assistance Programs
Einat Paz-Keynan, BSW, MSW - Manager of Volunteer Services

Support Services

Meytal Lavy, BSc - Office Manager
Phyllis Gilman - Admin General
Edith Freylejer - File Management
Irina Krassovitski, BA - Reception

Professional Services

Counselling
Shelley Levit, BSW, MSW, RSW - Supervisor

Contract Counselling
Irene Boxer-Meyrowitz, M.Ed., CCC, MMFT
Murielle Jennings, MMFT, CCC
Bernie Migie, MSW, RSW
Uliana Nevzorova, M.A.
Craig Posner, MSW, RSW
Seijiro Tsuchi, B.Ed., M.Ed.
Kristy Waldman, B.Ed, M.Ed Cnd., Counselling Psychology

Older Adult Services
Heather Mandell Kraut, BSW, RSW - Team Lead
Janelle Gulay, BSW, RSW
Adeena Lungen, BSW, MSW, RSW
Margarita Iskijaev, MA, BSW, RSW

Mental Health
Judy Plotkin, BA, BSW, RSW - Coordinator
Heather Mandell Kraut, BSW, RSW
Marvin Hamm, MSW, RSW
Sandra Novak, BA

Case-Aide
Keith Elfenbein - Older Adults / Mental Health

Chaplaincy
Rabbi Yitzchok Charytan

Settlement & Integration Services
Iael Besendorf - Team Lead
Anna Schoichet, BSc
Einat Paz-Keynan, BSW, MSW
Carina Blumgrund, BA (Psych) - Employment Coordinator
Nafiya Naso

Child Welfare
David Azuelos, BA, BSW, MSW, RSW
Randee Pollock, BSW, MSW, RSW - Adoption / Foster Care Coordinator
Yardena Zimmermann, BA, ECE II, BSW, MSW, RSW
Lindsay Feuer, BA, BSW, RSW

Addictions Services Coordinator
Ivy Kopstein, BSW, MSW, RSW

Professional Consultants
Cara Kroft, MD, FRCPC - Psychiatric Consultant

Settlement Integration Program Facilitators
Margo Berger
Florence Burshtein
Tammy Gutnik
Celia Sarbit
Diane Zack

Settlement Choir Instructors
Anna Khomenko
Lina Streltzov

OAS Drivers
Valery Kazantsev
Leonid Schoichet
Michael Shershonov
Vladislav Roshkovsky

Respite/ Support Workers
Zac Corne
Josh Donen
Morrie Elfenbein
Jared Friesen
Noah Gall
Brenda Halarewich
Kristina James
Ciji Khan
Lainey Kowall
Pam Kowall
Krysten Kupchik
Lisa Makoski
Angie Northam
Brittney Nygard
Jayden Pollock
Rachel Rosenblatt
Shauna Roy
Adele Yan