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Action for Neighbourhood Change (ANC) is a community development initiative, supported by the United Way of Toronto and implemented in the Bathurst-Finch neighbourhood by Unison Health and Community Services. Our goal is to bring people who live and work in our neighbourhood together to make our neighbourhood even a better place to live. ANC provides opportunities for residents who would like to: Get together and know each other and our neighbourhood better; Come together and create a shared vision of …
Date & Time: Mondays, 11:00am-2:00pm
The Role of an Adult Protective Service Worker is to: Support adults with an intellectual disability who are living on their own to live as independently, safely and securely as possible in the community. Develop a voluntary working relationship with participants in order to understand their strengths, areas for development and goals. Advocate on behalf of the people they serve when those people are unable to advocate on their own behalf. Provide case management for adults with an intellectual disability. …
Date & Time: Mondays, 10am-12pm
Art Beat is an innovative program started by Unison Health and Community Services (formerly York Community Services) in 1993. Weekly classes provide an opportunity for artistic learning and self-expression, social interaction, skill building, and improved communication for adults with developmental or mental health challenges who would be unable to access mainstream programs. The program is now run by UrbanArts Toronto at their Weston Commons Artscape location.
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This program is for parents or caregivers and their child from birth to age one year. Each session starts with singing with baby and its followed by a discussion on a topic such as infant health, development and nutrition or issues faced by new parents. The program ends with a snack and opportunity to connect with other participants. Childcare is available and TTC tokens are provided if participants come by bus or subway. Baby and Me is now also offered …
Date & Time: Thursdays, 9:00am-2:00pm
The Community Kitchen program is a complementary component to support Streets to Homes clients and other hard-to-house clients of Unison’s Housing Services. Besides offering a nutritious breakfast and lunch, the program also provides workshops on harm reduction, employment preparation, kitchen knowledge, healthy eating and healthy lifestyle. Registration is not required. TTC Tokens are provided primarily for kitchen volunteers and clients of Unison’s housing program.