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Our Team

Our Leadership

Al Benarroch, BA (Hons), MA (Psych)
Executive Director
Alexis K. Wenzowski. BA (Hons), DPACS, M. Ed.
Director of Operations
Steven Bernstein, B. Comm (Hons), CPA
Director of Finance
Cheryl Hirsh Katz, BSW, MSW, RSW
Director of Adult Services
Wade Bilodeau, BA
Supervisor - Child Welfare
 Shelley Garfield, B. Comm (Hons)
Manager of Financial Assistance and Asper Helping Hand Initiatve
Einat Paz, BSW, MSW
Manager of Volunteer Services
Heather Mandell Kraut, BSW, RSW
Older Adult Services Lead
Alana Demler
Mental Health and Addictions Lead
Iael Besendorf
Settlement Lead
Denise Rubin
Clinical Supervisor, B.H. Ecol, MACP, CCC
Mara Pellettieri, BA
Office Manager
Administrative Services
Edith Freylejer - File/Archive Clerk
Mazi Frank - Administrative Support
Carla Greenberg - Administrative Assistant

Financial Services
Jackie Towle - Accounting Clerk

Professional and Clinical Services

Community Engagement

Randee Pollock, RSW, MSW - Family Life Enagement Coordinator

Adriana Vegh-Levy - Development Officer

Deb Stern - Development Officer

Contract Counselling

Brodin Anderson, MA ACP
Nan Campbell, BA (Hons), B.Ed, MMFT
Gabriela M. Fonseca, B.A, M.A, APC
Murielle Jennings, MMFT, CCC
Sandra Novak, BA, MMFT
Liz Wolff, MMMT, RSW
Penny Yellen, MSW, RSW
Older Adult Services
Sarah Bruce, BSW, RSW
Margarita Iskijaev, MA, BSW, RSW
Janelle Raimondi, MSW, BSW RSW
Holocaust Survivor Support Services
Adeena Lungen, BSW, MSW, RSW
Sonja Iserloh, ECEII, B.H.Ecol, MSW, RSW
Mental Health and Addictions Services
Nira Diamant, BSW, RSW
Blaire Kelly, BSW, RSW
Sadie Silverstein, BSW, RSW
David Coodin, MA
 Case-Aide & Social Work Support
Meghan Dick - Child Welfare
Keith Elfenbein - Older Adult Services & Mental Health
Charmayne Shmon - Mental Health
Jewish Community Chaplain
Rabbi Yitzchok Charytan

 Settlement & Integration Services
Anna Schoichet, BSc - Settlement Worker
Carina Blumgrund, BA (Psych) - Employment Coordinator

Child Welfare Services
David Azuelos, BA, BSW, MSW, RSW
Randee Pollock, BSW, MSW, RSW - Adoption & Foster Home Coordinator
Yardena Zimmermann, BA, ECE II, BSW, MSW, RSW
Lizell Ortega-Palma, BSW, RSW

 Professional Consultant
Cara Kroft, MD, FRCPC - Psychiatric Consultant