The 2019-20 school year has had many changes and challenges for students, parents and caregivers. In recognition of the significant impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Ministry of Education has made it possible to provide short term Social Work support for July and August 2020. These services are available to any students and their parents/ caregivers registered with Waterloo Region District School Board. 

Our Social Workers are available to consult about your concerns, engage in well-being check-ins and help with navigating community resources.

If you would like to speak to a WRDSB Social Worker, please email: 


You may call 519-570-0003  extension 4580 (*please press “2” before entering extension number)

*Staff will be available Monday to Friday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. 

We will respond to your request for support within 48 hours, excluding weekends.


Please note: This is not a crisis or emergency service. If you, or a loved one, are in crisis, call HERE 24/7 at 1-844-437-3247 or go to your nearest hospital.