Board of Directors

2022 - 2023

Paul McGary, Secretary/Treasurer


Kelly Spear

Usma Qureshi

Chris Squire

Rishita Peterson

Jonathan Kahane


click on the names of the directors above to view their profiles


DFCC is committed to continuously building a truly inclusive, safe and anti-oppressive organization at every level. Additionally, we use an anti-racist lens. Equity, diversity and inclusion are important values, priorities and operational accountabilities in all of our work, including that of the Board of Directors. Click here for the Board’s Brave Safer Space Statement 

Management Team

Nicola Crow, Executive Director
Vickie Jennings, Program Director


Board Recruitment 

  • Do you want to be part of a dynamic Team working towards building a safe, hopeful and healthy community?
  • Are you looking for an opportunity to provide your leadership and talent, to give back and make a difference in the lives of young people and families?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, and you thrive on having the opportunity to support the mobilization of others, you may be exactly who we're looking for! Volunteer and become a Board Director.

Click here for more information.



Please note DFCC’s offices are open for pre-scheduled appointments/ programming. If you have a worker, please contact them directly on their cell phone.


For all other enquiries, please call 905-259-4248.






See our Safety Plan, for information on what we're doing to keep everyone safe at our workplace.





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