N Income Support and Employment

Address: 555 Richmond St West Ste 711, Toronto, ON M5V 3B1

Mail address: Box 115 555 Richmond St West, Toronto, ON M5V 3B1
Location: Toronto Central
Office phone: 416-504-5516
Fax: 416-504-4654
Email: yes@yes.on.ca
Website: www.yes.on.ca
Service contact: Tara Cracknell, Outreach Coordinator
Boundaries: City of Toronto:
Hours: Mon, Tue, Thu 9 am-5 pm; Wed 9 am-6 pm; Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility: Unemployed and out of school youth 15-30 years
Office phone: 416-964-6657
Fax: 416-964-6658
Email: info@stjamestown.org
Web site: www.stjamestown.org
Address: 200 Wellesley St E, Toronto, ON, M4X 1G3

Location (Intersection): Toronto East (Sherbourne St and Wellesley St E)
Hours: Monday-Friday 9 am-8 pm, Saturday 9 am-4 pm
Languages of service: English ; Spanish ; Korean ; Filipino ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Farsi ; Tamil ; not all languages available all the time
Eligibility: Open to all including immigrants and refugees, individuals, youth and families
How to apply: Call or drop in to register for programs
Fees: None
Physical access: Wheelchair accessible building including main entrance but not washrooms
Service description: Community hub
  • multicultural focus
  • after school program
  • Settlement services
  • information and referral
  • early childhood education bridging program
  • employment services
  • English conversation group
  • intergenerational program
  • breakfast club for women
  • group for Chinese seniors
  • diabetes education
  • computer classes
  • fitness and recreational activities

Services provided by partner agencies including Central Neighbourhood House, Sherbourne Health Centre, Thorncliffe Neighbourhood Office -- see separate entries
  • also St James Town Safety Committee, St James Town Service Providers Network and others
    Organization type: Non Profit ; Registered Charity

    Last complete update: 2013-01-21
  • Office phone: 416-944-9697
    Email: communitymatters@communitymatterstoronto.org
    Web site: www.communitymatterstoronto.org
    Address: 260 Wellesley St E, Ste 102, Toronto, ON, M4X 1G6

    Location (Intersection): Toronto East (Parliament St-Wellesley St E)
    Hours: Monday to Friday 10 am-5 pm
    Languages of service: English ; Spanish ; Arabic ; Urdu ; Hindi ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Tamil ; Nepali
    Eligibility: Residents of St James Town and surrounding community
    How to apply: Call, drop in or e-mail
    Fees: Most programs free - nominal fees for swimming and first aid training
    Physical access: Wheelchair accessible building including main entrance and barrier free washrooms
    Service description: - Community development programs for all ages
    • computer access and training
    • conversational English
    • information and referral

    Children's Programs: - after school programs at Rose Avenue School - homework club
    Employment Services: - career counselling - job club
    Health and Recreation: - first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) training
    • nutrition programs
    • swimming and other fitness

    Seniors Services: -- escort to medical appointments
    • friendly visiting, telephone reassurance
    • health education
    • home support -- food preparation, grocery shopping, light housework and repairs
    • referral services
    • seniors club

    Training: -- advocacy
    • child minding
    • citizenship workshop -- application assistance, education and test preparation
    • conflict resolution
    • human service worker
    • public speaking

    Organization type: Non Profit ; Registered Charity

    Last complete update: 2012-07-02
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