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Current Staff

Management Team

Al Benarroch, BA (Hons), MA (Psych) - Executive Director
Shana Menkis, BA (Hons), MBA- Director of Operations
Cheryl Hirsh Katz, BSW, MSW, RSW - Manager of Adult Services
Steven Bernstein, B. Comm (Hons), CPA- Manager of Accounting 
Wade Bilodeau, BA - Child Protection & Family Service Supervisor
Shelley Garfield, B. Comm (Hons) - Manager of Financial Assistance Programs
Einat Paz, BSW, MSW - Manager of Volunteer Services

Support Services

Meytal Lavy, BSc - Office Manager
Edith Freylejer - File Management
Irina Krassovitski, BA -Administrative Assistant
Indira Perez Sanchez- Reception


Professional Services

Shelley Levit, BSW, MSW, RSW - Supervisor

Contract Counselling
Irene Boxer-Meyrowitz, M.Ed., CCC, MMFT
Murielle Jennings, MMFT, CCC
Brodin Anderson, MA ACP
Gabriela M. Fonseca, B.A, M.A, APC
Older Adult Services
Heather Mandell Kraut, BSW, RSW - Team Lead
Janelle Gulay, BSW, RSW
Adeena Lungen, BSW, MSW, RSW
Margarita Iskijaev, MA, BSW, RSW
Sonja Iserloh, ECEII, B.H.Ecol, MSW
Kimberly Thiessen, BSW, MSW, RSW

Mental Health
Blaire Hyde, BSW, RSW
Heather Mandell Kraut, BSW, RSW
Neil Hussain, MSW, RSW
Sandra Novak, BA                                                                                                                           

Keith Elfenbein - Older Adults / Mental Health

Rabbi Yitzchok Charytan

Settlement & Integration Services
Iael Besendorf - Team Lead
Anna Schoichet, BSc
Einat Paz, 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
Lizell Ortega-Palma, BSW, RSW

Addictions Services Coordinator
Dorit Kosmin,  MSW
Ivy Kopstein, BSW, MSW, RSW 


Professional Consultants
Cara Kroft, MD, FRCPC - Psychiatric Consultant