Community Partners

The Junior League of Toronto works with a variety of community partners to execute its community programs.

Current Community Partners include:

Gifts of Light Program at Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH)

The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health is Canada’s leading hospital for mental health and one of the world’s top psychiatric research centres. They provide clinical care and services to more than 31,000 patients every year, and respond to 500,000 patient visits through their 24/7 emergency department and outpatient clinics.  The Gifts of Light program provides practical, meaningful gifts that meet the unique needs of mental health and addiction patients at CAMH. The program helps people in crisis on their journey to recovery.

Youth Without Shelter
An Etobicoke emergency shelter & referral agency for homeless youths aged 16-24, it also offers a Stay in School Program in a separate wing.

Women’s Habitat
An emergency shelter for women & their children fleeing violence. Their Outreach Program offers crisis counselling, brief individual counselling for women & children, small group work, drop in services, transtitional support, housing support, advocacy & more for women in South Etobicoke.

Interim Place
A Peel shelter that provides shelter, support counselling & advocacy to abused women & their children to break the cycle of abuse

Community Youth Programs
Their primary focus is a group home for older adolescents who are unable to live with a family and are unprepared for independent living.

Our Place Peel
A Peel  emergency shelter for homeless youth aged 16 to 21 years that offers long term residential support, resource room and community outreach program.

Women’s Center of York Region   
An agency dedicated to providing programs, counseling and support services to women who have been affected by abuse or financial challenges.

Ernestine's Woman Shelter
Ernestine's is a Toronto based organization run by women that provides support and shelter for women and children escaping violence.

Robertson House
Robertson House helps pregnant women and women with children who are homeless and in need. 


Kickstart for Health Program Partners:

St. Alban's Boys’ & Girls’ Club
With over 1400 members, St. Alban's Boys' and Girls' Club meets the challenges and needs of children and youth in the Seaton Village, Annex, Frankle-Lambert and Palmerston neighbourhoods of Toronto. Boys’ and Girls’ Clubs of Canada is a leading provider of programs to children and youth that support the healthy physical, educational and social development of more than 150,000 young people and their families each year.
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Pathways for Children, Youth and Families of York Region 
Pathways is a highly respected and experienced agency working in York Region and has nearly 20 years of experience providing a comprehensive array of services and programs to a wide audience: children, young people and families. It is a leading agency in the region providing innovative support services specifically for young people. Pathways has been inspiring and empowering young people in crisis to take control and turn their lives around.