Family Support Program

Our Family Support Program helps by offering practical assistance options such as:

Family Food Program
Family Food Program focuses on helping families to provide healthy breakfasts, lunches and snacks for children on a monthly basis.
 
Back to School Program
Back to School Program provides new backpacks filled with school supplies for children and youth in grades 1 – 12 on an annual basis.
 
Get Ready for Winter Program
Get Ready for Winter Program provides warm hats and mitts for children.

 

TTC public transit tokens
TTC public transit tokens are available to make it easier for our families to get to medical appointments, school and other services.

Financial Assistance
Financial Assistance helps families with some of the costs of telephone or utility bills, rent or help with clothing or other necessities for their children.
Welcome Home Baby
Welcome Home Baby delivers a new diaper bag, filled with baby clothes, a toy, a blanket and bottles to new mothers while in the hospital or at home.

Diapers
Diapers are available for infants and toddlers up until the child’s third birthday.

Baby Formula Program
Baby Formula Program drastically reduces the risk of HIV transmission through breast milk by offering free formula for a year to new mothers who are HIV positive and who live anywhere in Ontario. The program is funded through the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care.

Clothing Bank
Clothing Bank offers new and used clothes as well as a limited number of childcare items such as strollers and car seats.

Birthday Gifts
Birthday Gifts provides toys and games especially for children’s birthdays.