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Organization: Jane/Finch Community and Family Centre  
Phone Numbers: 416-663-2733
Fax: 416-663-3816
Email: admin@janefinchcentre.org
Website: www.janefinchcentre.org
Address:
4400 Jane St, Suite 108
Toronto, ON
M3N 2K4
Intersection: Jane St and Finch Ave W
Location: Toronto
Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-4:30pm * some evening and weekend programs
Executives: Michelle Dagnino - Executive Director
Service Description: Multiservice neighbourhood centre

Community Development -- strengthen community leadership and support positive social change from an anti-poverty social justice perspective * identifying and responding to community needs * training, support and advocacy for local residents * action for Neighbourhood Change (ANC), Tobermory Community Activities, Neighbourhood Building and Community Development work

Community Connections Mentorship Program (formerly HOST Program) -- group activities for newly arrived immigrants and refugees of all ages to help orient them to their new community and establish social and professional networks * trained and experienced volunteer mentors assist, with focus on citizenship and civic engagement or skills and career development

Community Mental Health and Focus -- Getting In Touch, social/recreational mental health program * adult support groups * children and youth programs * alcohol and drug misuse prevention program

Community Ressource Centre -- administrative assistance to community residents and groups * volunteer coordination * information and referral services to community and government resources * access to computers * photocopying, printing and fax

Financial Empowerment and Problem Solving -- financial literacy and support services for low income individuals, families, newcomers or youth including income tax clinic, workshops, one-on-one support with a mobile community financial worker for those facing financial barriers

Centre for Green Change -- engages area residents to reduce their carbon footprint * community development and capacity building approach * training to conduct green home audits * energy conservation and waste reduction audits * partnership with Toronto Region Conservation Authority and Toronto Community Housing

The Spot -- youth drop-in Mon 3 pm-9 pm, Tue 1:30 pm-9 pm, Fri 11:30 am-9 pm, Sat 11:30 am-5 pm * recreation programs * Internet access * Jane/Milo program -- Tue 4 pm-6 pm

Unity in Diversity: Aging at Home -- adult day program for mobile seniors * weekly group sessions for socializing, recreation, health education * assists seniors from various ethnocultural groups to live independently and remain healthy * at various locations with partner agencies

Programs offered in various community locations * Ontario Early Years Centre (see separate record)

Fees: None
Application: Call, drop in or visit the website
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Varies by program * Jane/Milo program -- children 8-15 years
Languages: English
Area(s) Served:
North York and area  
See Also: Adult Day Programs
Budget and Debt Counselling
Community Mental Health Programs
Community Resource Centres
Fitness, Recreational and Social Programs for Seniors
Immigrant, Newcomer and Refugee Services
Mental Health Promotion
Recreational and Social Programs for People with Mental Illness
Social Action Groups
Youth Centres

This information was last completely updated on May 11, 2017

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