Bathurst-Finch Hub

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The Bathurst-Finch Hub brings together several organizations that offer primary health care, counseling and dental services as well as employment, settlement and legal services. The Hub is also home to Action For Neighbourhood Change (ANC) which supports residents who want to become involved and make positive changes in their neighbourhood.

Click here to view the Bathurst-Finch Hub Brochure.

Services Available

The agencies with permanent space at the hub offer a wide range of services:

CUIAS Immigrant Services offers settlement services and supportive counselling for newcomers to Canada.

  • For more information about CUIAS click here or call 416-225-0511.

Downsview Community Legal Services provides free legal advice and assistance for eligible clients in areas including:

  • Landlord and tenant
  • Social assistance, Employment Insurance and Canada Pension Plan/Old Age Security
  • Employment standards
  • Emergency advice and referrals in domestic violence situations
  • Family law – summary advice only
  • For more information about these services click here or call 416-635-8388.

Family Service Toronto provides services to the Iranian community including:

  • Supportive counselling to women experiencing abuse
  • Parenting and youth programs
  • Facilitation of intergenerational understandings between newcomer parents and youth
  • For more information about these services click here or call 647-960-0351.

JVS Toronto offers employment services for adults and youth, including:

  • One-on-one employment counselling and job search support
  • Targeted resume preparation and interview coaching
  • Employer liaison and job fairs
  • Subsidized job placement for eligible employers/job seekers
  • Occupational/sector-specific labour market access for newcomers
  • Workplace English, mentoring and networking
  • Career exploration with newcomer youth
  • Youth Job Connection
  • For more information about these services click here or call 416-633-1240.

Kababayan Multicultural Centre offers settlement services and supportive counselling for newcomers to Canada.

  • For more information about these services, call 416-633-5056.

KCWA Family and Social Services provides services to the Korean community including:

  • Settlement services
  • Supportive counselling to women experiencing abuse
  • Transitional/permanent housing supports for Korean women and their children
  • Facilitation of intergenerational understandings between newcomer parents and youth
  • Short-term counselling and advocacy support
  • For more information about these services click here or call 416-340-1234.

North York Community House offers range of settlement services and programs for newcomers including:

  • English conversation circles
  • Citizenship preparation classes
  • Newcomer mentorship support
  • Youth leadership development
  • Pre-employment readiness
  • For more information about these services click here or call 416-636-2600.

Toronto Public Health Dental Clinic

Eligible clients may access free dental services:

  • Examinations and x-rays
  • Cleaning
  • Fillings and extractions
  • Some root canal treatments
  • Emergency and urgent dental care.
  • For more information about TPH dental services, click here or call 416-338-0631.

Unison offers primary health care (family medicine), diabetes education, chiropody (foot care) and health-related workshops and groups.

  • For more information about these services click here or call 647-436-0385.

Unison also hosts Bathurst-Finch Action for Neighbourhood Change (ANC) which supports residents who want to become involved and make positive changes in their neighbourhood.

  • For more information about ANC click here or call 647-436-0385 ext. 4524.

Supporting Partners

Supporting Partners offer programs and services at the Hub in community spaces on a scheduled basis.

Circle of Care offers a range of services for seniors to enable them to remain living independently in their own homes.  At the Hub we provide support groups and the Let’s Get Together Diners’ Club.

  • For more information about these services click here or call 416-635-2860

The SickKids Centre for Community Mental Health is a children’s mental health treatment, research and teaching centre. At the Hub, we offer an Ontario Early Years Centre Program, “Play and Learn”  a parent and child program (Monday 9:30-11:30) as well as a Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program in partnership with Toronto Public Health (Monday 1:00-3:00).

  • For more information about these services click here or call 416-924-1164 ext. 8710.

Lumacare works to enhance the quality of life of older adults through a network of programs and services.  At the Hub we offer Exercise classes to promote health and wellness of older adults. The classes are designed to increase balance, coordination, flexibility, and strength through seated and standing exercises.

  • For more information contact Andres Guerrero at 416-633-9519 ext. 310.

Community Space & Activities

Community space (community rooms, community kitchen and play room) is available for resident groups, community agencies and networks, and other organizations to hold activities and meetings.  It is free for resident groups.

  • For more information contact Lina Zolotko at 647-342-7687.

Northview Community Garden provides gardening opportunities for local residents.  Flowers, vegetables, fruits and herbs are grown by the volunteer gardeners.  Most of the harvest is donated to the local food bank.  New gardeners are welcomed.

  • For more information contact Lina Zolotko at 647-342-7687.

Location & Hours


540 Finch Avenue West

Toronto, Ontario M2R 1N7

Tel: 647-436-0385

 

Hours of Operation:

Monday 8:00am – 5:00 pm

Tuesday 8:00 am – 8:30 pm