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A Child’s Place Day Care Centre

Services Provided:
Child Services

Range of Services Provided:

Licensed child care centre – 
* 10 child care spaces for toddlers 18-30 months
* 24 child care spaces for preschoolers 30 months up until they enter grade one
* 30 child care spaces for children grade one and up

Hours of Operation:
Monday through Friday - 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Language of Services:
French, Gujarati, Hindi, Mandarin, Tagalog,Filipino, Pilipino, Sign language.
Contact Details:
416-755-6381
F: 416-755-6381
E: achildsplace@bellnet.ca
www.achildsplacedaycare.ca

Address:
10 Howarth Avenue
Scarborough, ON M1R 1H4

Location:
Victoria Park Ave and Lawrence Ave East

ACCES Employment

Services Provided:
Employment Services; Language Training

Range of Services Provided:

Comprehensive employment and job search services – Assessment of skills, interests and experience, job search strategies, including resume preparation, information about careers and occupations, local labour market, employment and training opportunities, on-the-job training, work experience, help in maintaining employment, information and referral to other employment and community services

Youth Job Link – youth-focused career exploration and career management workshops, job search, readiness and matching assistance for year-round part-time or summer jobs

Second Career Program – skills training and financial support for laid-off workers

Job Search Workshop (JSW) – for new immigrants and convention refugees, legally entitled to work in Canada, 3, 4 or 5 day job search techniques workshops, covering labour market information, access to trades and professions, resume preparation, networking 

Hours of Operation:
Office -- Mon, Wed, Fri 9 am-5 pm, Tues, Thurs 9am- 5:30am *

Language of Services:
English, staff speak a variety of languages
Contact Details:
416-431-5326
F: 416-431-5286
E: info@accesemployment.ca
www.accesemployment.ca

Address:
2100 Ellesmere Road , Suite 250
Toronto, ON M1H 3B7

Location:
Scarborough Central (Markham Rd and Ellesmere Rd)

Access Alliance – East Office

Services Provided:
Community Services; Health Services; Newcomer Settlement Services; Services for LGBTQ Newcomers; Women; Youth Services

Range of Services Provided:

Language Access Services – Interpretation Services, Remote Interpretation Ontario (RIO) Services, Translation Services & Training for new interpreters

LGBTQ Newcomers – Individual settlement counselling in for LGBTQ+ Newcomers, Immigrants, and Refugees. Weekly Drop-in for LGBTQ+ Newcomers, Immigrants, and Refugees: Thursday
5:30pm-7:30pm. Arts program and volunteer opportunities for LGBTQ+ Youth.

Newcomer Settlement Services – Settlement Counseling, referrals, newcomer resource centre, Workshop for newcomers.

Primary Health Care – Counselling Therapy, Diabetes Education, Healthy Child screenings, Nutrition Counselling, Walk-In Clinic & SHY (Sexually Healthy You)

Women – ESL programs for pregnant women, Prenatal Nutrition and support program, Expressive art programs.

Youth – Educational workshops, Homework support, Art programs, Volunteer opportunities.

Hours of Operation:
Mon, Tues, Thurs-9:00am to 8:00pm Wed, Fri-9:00am to 5:00pm Sat: 10:00am to 5:00pm

Language of Services:
Interpreters offered for over 60 languages.
Contact Details:
416-693-8677
F: 416-693-1330
E: mail@accessalliance.ca
www.accessalliance.ca

Address:
3079 Danforth Avenue
Toronto, ON M1L 1A8

Location:
Victoria Park Ave and Danforth Ave

ACSA Newcomer Centre

Services Provided:
Newcomer Settlement Services; Senior Services; Youth Services

Range of Services Provided:

Settlement Services – One-on-one Counselling, Newcomer orientation sessions, Information and referrals, itinerant services, Canadian citizenship preparation

Seniors – Health and Wellness programs, weekly social activities (Senior cafe)

Youth – Health and wellness programs, summer programs and placement opportunity

Hours of Operation:
Monday to Friday - 9.00 am to 6.00 pm

Language of Services:
English, Tamil, Mandarin, Cantonese, Sinhala, Tagalog, Hindi, Urdu, Bengali and Russian
Contact Details:
416 292 6912 x3
F: 416 292 6913

Address:
1911 Kennedy Road , 105
Scarborough, ON M1P 2L9

Location:
Scarborough Central (Kennedy Road and Ellesmere Road

Afghan Women's Organization

Services Provided:
Community Services; Employment Services; Family Services; Language Training; Newcomer Settlement Services; Senior Services; Services for Refugee Claimants; Women; Youth Services

Range of Services Provided:

Immigrant Settlement and Adaptation Program – Needs assessment, information & referral, advocacy, orientation, sponsorship of refugees, translation and interpretation, escort, assistance in finding housing, health workshops, heritage language classes, skills upgrading, adult literacy classes, seniors program, youth program, Homework Club with individual assistance and group work, citizenship test preparation classes 

Language Training – LINC (Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada) in English, day or evening, full-time and part-time classes

Community Connections Mentorship Program (formerly HOST Program) – Group activities for newly arrived immigrants and refugees of all ages to help orient them to their new community and establish social and professional networks, mentors assisted civic engagement or skills and career development

Financial Literacy Project – One month certificate course, individual counselling and orientation sessions

Family Support and mental health services – Parenting sessions, mental health support groups, counselling, crisis intervention,  Women’s Circle 

Hours of Operation:
Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm Evenings and weekends by appointment

Language of Services:
English, Dari, Pashto, and Farsi
Contact Details:
416-266-1777
F: 416-266-8145
E: asharifi@afganwomen.org
www.afghanwomen.org

Address:
2555 Eglinton Avenue East, Unit 211
Toronto, ON M1K 5J1

Location:
Midland Ave and Eglinton Ave East

Agincourt Community Services Association (ACSA)

Services Provided:
Child Services; Community Services; Family Services; Housing; Housing & Homelessness; Information Referral; Legal Services; Newcomer Settlement Services; Senior Services; Youth Services

Range of Services Provided:

Addictions Support Worker — individual and community support or information about opiate use and addiction, counselling and case management
Community Services – Commissioner of Oaths, community access services, community engagement projects, harm reduction approach, homeless drop-in and services, Ontario Early Years Centre, School supply drive, seniors programs 

Community Access Services – Computer training, income tax clinic, internet access, fax, photocopier, Metro Voice Mail

Financial Empowerment and Problem-Solving (FEPS) program – Financial literacy workshops, income tax clinic, budgeting, mobile community financial worker

 Homeless Drop-In and Services — breakfast, snacks and hot lunch, access to computer, foot care nurse biweekly, shower facilities, locker storage, information and referral, individual support and counselling, Street Outreach 416-684-6350 – housing help for homeless individuals through Streets to Homes Program, Harm Reduction Supplies and Service (mobile and fixed site) — including clean needles, crack pipes, condoms, counselling 

Housing Help Worker – Assists people to find affordable housing, applying for subsidized housing, Landlord Recruitment Specialist 416-321-6912 ext 247

Massage Parlour and Micro-Brothel Outreach — for clients involved in sex work in massage parlours and micro-brothels in Scarborough, distribution of safer sex tools, community referrals and informal case management, access to sexual health testing appointments

Medical Clinic — biweekly for people who are homeless, street involved or marginally housed, not primary care 

Seniors Program – English as a Second Language (ESL) and ESL for Chinese seniors, social, recreation and education programs

Hours of Operation:
Mon-Thu 9-5, Fri 9-4 * Street Outreach -- Mon-Sun 10-5:30 * Women's Harm Reduction Drop-In -- Wed 8:30 am-11:30 am

Language of Services:
English; Arabic; Chinese (Mandarin); Tamil; Chinese (Cantonese); Macedonian
Contact Details:
416-321-6912
F: 416-321-6922
E: info@agincourtcommunityservices.com
www.agincourtcommunityservices.com

Address:
4155 Sheppard Avenue East, Unit 100
Toronto, ON M1S 1T4

Location:
Scarborough North (Midland Ave and Sheppard Ave E)

Agincourt Community Services Association - Chester Le Community Corner

Services Provided:
Community Services; Senior Services; Youth Services

Range of Services Provided:

Community access services –  Community engagement, food security programs, Financial Advocacy and Problem-Solving (FEPS) program, seniors programs and youth programs, internet access 
Food Security Programs – Christmas assistance, community gardens, cooking clubs, trips to local farms 
Financial Empowerment and Problem-Solving (FEPS) program – financial literacy workshops, income tax clinic, mobile community financial worker 
Youth Programs – outreach worker, peer mentors, after school drop-in and homework club, cooking program, summer break programs 

Seniors Programs – Social, recreation and educational programs

Hours of Operation:
Mon-Fri 10 am-6 pm

Language of Services:
English; Arabic; Somali; Chinese (Mandarin)
Contact Details:
416-491-3456
F: 416-491-1686
www.agincourtcommunityservices.com

Address:
201 Chester Le Blvd , 2nd Floor
Scarborough, ON M1W 2K7

Location:
Scarborough North (Victoria Park Ave & Finch Ave E)

Agincourt Community Services Association - Child and Family Centre

Services Provided:
Child Services; Family Services

Range of Services Provided:

After School Program – For children 6-12 years with focus on physical activity, nutrition, health and wellness – program available at several locations

Child programs – Social skills, early literacy reading circles and school readiness programs, play space, child development, parenting support and skills building workshops, teen mothers program

Creative Play – Drop-in for children birth-6 years and their caregiver – programs at several locations — call for details

Parent/caregiver and Big Kids/Kindergarten Readiness Club – School readiness program for preschool age children, including those entering kindergarten who speak English as a second language

Financial Empowerment and Problem-Solving (FAPS) program – Financial literacy workshops, income tax clinic, mobile community financial worker

Hours of Operation:
Mon-Fri 9 am-3 pm, Sat 9 am-11 am

Language of Services:
English
Contact Details:
416-299-9872
F: 416-321-6922
E: kpriyanka@agincourtcommunityservices.com
www.agincourtcommunityservices.com

Address:
4139 Sheppard Avenue East
Scarborough, ON M1S 1T1

Location:
Scarborough North (Midland Ave and Sheppard Ave E)

Agincourt Community Services Association - Dorset Park Hub

Services Provided:
Community Services; Food and Clothing; Newcomer Settlement Services

Range of Services Provided:

Community Services – Food bank, community engagement projects, newcomer centre, seniors programs, financial literacy workshops 

Food Bank – for Agincourt residents: by appointment only 

Community Engagement Projects – Action for Neighbourhood Change Program (ANC) community development initiative, call for locations, Civic Awareness Project for ethnic communities to increase their knowledge and understanding of Canada 

Newcomer Settlement Services – Citizenship test preparation classes, computer and internet use training, Women’s English Circle, information and referral, resume clinic & workshops 

Hours of Operation:
Mon-Fri 9 am-6 pm * Food Bank -- Wed 2 pm-4:30 pm, Thu-Fri 10 am-3:30 pm

Language of Services:
English; Arabic; Russian; Urdu; Hindi; Chinese (Mandarin); Tamil; Chinese (Cantonese)
Contact Details:
416-292-6912
F: 416-292-6913
E: info@agincourtcommunityservices.com
www.agincourtcommunityservices.com

Address:
1911 Kennedy Road , Unit 105
Scarborough, ON M1P 2L9

Location:
Scarborough Central (Kennedy & Ellesmere)

AIDS Society of Toronto

Services Provided:
Employment Services; Health Services; Services for LGBTQ Newcomers

Range of Services Provided:

Employment Services – Self-employment, career exploration, benefits counselling, skills upgrading, competitive resumes and interview coaching along with job search, placement and retention follow-up services. For a confidential appointment call 416-623-1782 or visit our website at www.employmentaction.org

Programs and Services at ACT for people living with HIV – Bathhouse Counselling program: Towel Talk, Buddy Program, Case Management and Referral Services, Community Health Forums & Counselling.

Services for LGBTQ Newcomers – Peer-based program offering a variety of services to youth 16-29 living with HIV.

Hours of Operation:
Monday to Thursday 10 am to 9 pm. Friday 10 am to 5 pm. Closed weekends and statutory holidays.

Contact Details:
416-340-2437
F: 416-340-8224
www.actoronto.ca/

Address:
543 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON M4Y 1Y5

Location:
Yonge Street & Wellesley St West