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Rapport Youth & Family Services is a non-profit social service organization that provides counselling and related support services to youth in Peel Region.

Rapport is staffed by professionally trained social workers, counsellors, and youth workers who provide a range of confidential services. We provide services for young people between the ages of 12 and 20 who are experiencing personal, social or family problems. 

 

RAPPORT NEWS

Rapport receives $10,000 Feeding the County Grant

Rapport's Zulekha Suni was on Breakfast Televsion to receive a $10,000 grant from Maple Leaf Foods and Dr. Karyn Gordon. Maple Leaf launched a cross-Canada search for a Canadian making a difference in their community. Zulekha's daughter Sarah nominated her mother for the hard work she does in Rapport's ECLYPSE after-school programs. Congratulations Zulekha, and thank you to Maple Leaf Foods and Dr. Karyn Gordon. Zulekha will ensure the funds make a difference in the lives of the children in the ECLYSPE programs. If you would like to support Rapport and ECLYPSE, please donate through Canada Helps

Maple Leaf Cheque Presentation

Rapport, BT and Karyn Gordon

Pachi rocks ECLYPSE Ridgewood in Malton

The students in ECLYPSE after-school programs received a special visit from Pachi, the mascot for the Toronto 2015 Pan Am games. Thank you for the generous donation of equipment that will provide continued enjoyment for the ECLYPSE students. 

Chinguacousy Lions Club Supports Rapport

Thank you to the Chinguacousy Lions Club for their generous $2,000 donation to Rapport/ECLYPSE.

Moksha Yoga Brampton Supports Rapport

Thank you to Moksha Yoga Brampton for raising over $1,500 for the ECLYPSE Youth Centres.

Peel Crisis Pocket Guide: Peel Region no-wait-list, crisis support, counselling and information services for children, youth and families

This resource contains contact information, program descriptions, available languages and a what-to-expect section to help guide children, youth and families to the right no-wait services in the region. View the  Peel Crisis Pocket Guide, and the Printing and Folding Instructions. The Guide was developed by the Peel Service Collaborative, co-chaired by Joan Manning, Rapport's Director of Clinical Services.

 
September 10th is World Suicide Prevention Day

 
Positive Lifestyle in Active Youth (P.L.A.Y.) engages Ashworth Square Community

Rapport proudly sponsored a United Way funded Youth in Action grant this year called Positive Lifestyle in Active Youth (P.L.A.Y.), a youth-led project that brought fun, healthy and engaging activities to the Ashworth Square neighbourhood in Mississauga. The community celebrated the conclusion of a busy, fun-filled season with a wrap-up BBQ.

Congratulations to Melissa, Johnny, Tirae, Tirell, Nezy and their team for a fabulous program and a job well done. 

ECLYPSE Modern Batik Art Summer Program Concludes

Congratulations to the graduates of our ECLYPSE Modern Batik Art Summer Program in Malton. Many thanks to ECLYPSE (Mississauga) Manager Zulekha Suni for making this program happen, and to our dedicated art facilitators Raquel Vassell and Sarah Abdulkhalik. This year’s program was hosted by Malton Neighbourhood Services (MNS).

Thank you to MNS’s new Executive Director Jacquie Lewis for partnering with us, and for her leadership in creating the Modern Batik Art Program when Jacquie worked for Rapport six years ago.

Thank you Home Depot Brampton for supporting Rapport/ECLYPSE

Thanks to the customers of the 3 Brampton Home Depots for supporting Home Depot Canada Foundation's Orange Door Campaign. More then $18,000 was raised to support Rapport/ECLYPSE!  

 

Mandeep Singh Cheema Charitable Foundation Supports Rapport

Rapport Youth & Family Services received a generous cheque for $1,000 from the Mandeep Singh Cheema Charitable Foundation. The cheque was presentated at the Foundation's second annual Gala in memory of Mandeep Singh Cheema.

Rapport Thanks Retiring Board Members

Rapport's AGM on June 17th marked the retirement two long-serving members of the Board of Directors. Many thanks to Rosana Filipe, who served on the Board for 8 years, and to John Matos, who served on the Board for 10 years.

Rotary Walk for Rapport Raises over $10,000

On June 8th, the Rotary Club of Brampton hosted the first annual Rotary Walk for Rapport to support the ECLYPSE youth centres. The event raised over $10,000 thanks to the walkers from Rotary, Rapport and the community. Many thanks to the Rotary Club of Brampton for a generous donation, and for their superb organization of the walk.

ECLYPSE mural unveiled at Loafer's Lake Park

On June 7th a mural painted by youth from ECLYPSE was unveiled at Loafer's Lake Park. The artists were joined by Brampton Mayor Susan Fennell, local Councillors, and representatives from Rapport to celebrate the unveiling.

 

Rapport Celebrated Children's Mental Health Week, May 4-10

Rapport Youth & Family Services celebrated Children's Mental Health Week (CMHW) with activities including: a display of youth art at the Peel Art Gallery Museum and Archives (PAMA), a presentation at Lincoln Alexander SS, and an open house at the Tangerine Walk-in Clinic on May 8th.

Children's Mental Health Week is an initiative of Children's Mental Health Ontario. The goals are to spread awareness of the signs of child and youth mental health problems, decrease stigma and spread the message that help is available and treatment works. Learn more about Rapport's CMHW initiatives.


KEY CONTACTS

Main Address
155 Clark Blvd., Unit 11, Brampton, ON, Canada, L6T 4G6

Telephone                             E-Mail                                           Fax
(905) 455-4100           info@rapportyouth.com               (905) 455-9727
                   

David Clement, Executive Director

(905) 455-4100 ext. 223

Joan Manning, Director of Clinical Services
(905) 455-4100 ext. 224

Aubrey Fitzgerald, Manager, Youth Outreach & Engagement Services (Brampton sites)

(905) 790-7707

Zulekha Suni, Manager, Youth Outreach & Engagement Services (Mississauga sites)

(905) 790-7707

Board of Directors

 

Rapport is a United Way of Peel funded agency United Way of Peel Region