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.

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

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 are available for infants and toddlers aged 0-2 years.

Infant Formula Program
This program eliminates the risk of HIV transmission through breast milk by offering free infant formula for a year to all HIV+ new mothers in Ontario. The program is funded through the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care.

New and gently used clothing
We offer new and gently used clothes, shoes and accessories, including warm clothing in the winter months, 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.

Clarins Scholarship Program

This program offers partial tuition support to youth who have completed high school and been accepted into a post-secondary program at a College or University. The program is funded through a generous donation from Clarins Canada.