Service Guides

Drop-ins

Drop-ins provide a range of services that can include meals, social or recreational programs and housing supports. Many community agencies also have youth drop-in programs for socializing, arts, leadership and life skills training and some health services.

Etobicoke & York

Access Alliance Multicultural Health and Community Services
416-693-8677
3079 Danforth Ave
accessalliance.ca
mail@accessalliance.ca
Mon, Tues, Thurs 9 am-8 pm
Wed, Fri 9 am-5 pm
Sat 10 am-5 pm
• Programs include creative arts, educational workshops, field trips and recreational activities
• Programs for newcomer and LGBTQ youth

Scarborough

Access Alliance Multicultural Health and Community Services
416-760-8677
761 Jane St 2nd Fl Ste 200B
accessalliance.ca
mail@accessalliance.ca
Mon, Tues, Thurs 9 am-8 pm
Wed 1 pm-5 pm, Fri 9 am-5 pm
• Programs include creative arts, educational workshops, field trips and recreational activities
• Programs for newcomer and LGBTQ youth

Agincourt Community Services Association
416-321-6912
4155 Sheppard Ave E Ste 100
agincourtcommunityservices.com
info@agincourtcommunityservices.com
Mon-Thurs 9 am-5 pm,
Fri 9 am-4 pm
• Youth Drop-In Program provides a safe space to socialize with other youth and outreach workers
• Homework help available

Birchmount Bluffs NeighbourhoodCentre
Youth Drop-in Centre
416-264-1007
2849 Kingston Rd
bbnc.ca
kevin@bbnc.ca
Mon-Fri 12-6 pm
• Programs and services for youth 14-24 include pre-employment supports, info and referrals, volunteer opportunities and informal counselling
• Integrated model of service provides access and supports to youth with diverse disabilities
• Youth lounge has computers and a kitchen

Boys and Girls Club of East Scarborough
416-281-0262
100 Galloway Rd
esbgc.org
info@esbgc.org
Mon-Fri 7 am-9 pm
• Evening drop-in programs for youth 15-19

IMPACT ‘n Communities
Impact ’n Youth
416-560-5857
4301 Kingston Rd
impactncommunities.org
impactncommunities@hotmail.com
Thurs, Fri 5-8:30 pm
• Programs include basketball, leadership, life skills, counselling, creative arts, and girls and boys groups
• Help with homework, tutoring

Second Base Scarborough Youth Shelter and Drop-In
416-261-2733
702 Kennedy Rd
secondbase.ca
info@secondbase.ca
Mon-Fri 9 am-3:30 pm
• Employment and housing help, peer supports, income referral, computer and internet for youth 16-21

The 519 Church Street Community Centre
416-392-6874
519 Church St
the519.org
info@the519.org
Wed 5-9 pm trans youth only
• Socialize, learn about resources and share ideas and experiences with each other
• Snacks provided
• Youth 27 and under

Tropicana Community Services Organization
Scarborough Youth Resource Centre
416-296-7154
Scarborough Town Centre Mall
300 Borough Dr
tropicanacommunity.org
info@syrc.tropicanacommunity.org
Mon-Fri 10 am-8 pm
Sat 12-5 pm
• Drop-in centre programs include dance, volunteering and groups for young women and men 12-29

Warden Woods Community Centre
416-694-1138
74 Firvalley Crt
wardenwoods.com
warden@wardenwoods.com
Tues, Thurs 6-8 pm
• Basketball, workshops in partnership with Birchmount Bluffs
• Registration required
• Held at Oakridge Junior Public School, 110 Byng Ave (Pharmacy and Danforth)
• Youth 13-18

YouthLink
North West Scarborough Youth Centre
416-502-9293
3850 Finch Ave E Unit 410
nwsyc.com
admin@nwsyc.com
Mon-Fri 10 am-6 pm
• After school drop-in
• Volunteer opportunities
• Leadership training

Toronto & East York

Abrigo Centre
416-534-3434
1645 Dufferin St
abrigo.ca
info@abrigo.ca
Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Tues 5 pm-8 pm
• Counselling, life skills, information and referral

Christie Ossington Neighbourhood Centre
LOFT Youth Centre for Social Enterprise and Innovation
416-645-2983
850 Bloor St W
loftycsei.org
Mon-Fri 10 am-5 pm
• Counselling and referrals, housing help, financial literacy training and recreational activities

Covenant House
416-598-4898
Toll free 1-800-435-7308
20 Gerrard St E
covenanthousetoronto.ca
general@covenanthouse.ca
Mon, Tues, Thurs 1:15-7 pm
Wed 1:15-8 pm, Fri 1:15-5 pm
• For former and non-residents
• Peer support, job help, income referrals, computer/internet

Egale Youth OUTreach Drop-in
Toll free 1-844-443-4253
183 Carleton Street
egale.ca
outreach@egale.ca
Tues-Sat 3- 7 pm
• LBGTQ Youth 16+
• Crisis intervention and housing stability services

Native Child and Family Services
Youth Drop-in
416-969-8510
655 Bloor St W
nativechild.org
info@nativechild.org
Mon-Fri 8 am-9 pm
Sat 10 am-5 pm
• Counselling, support, and advocacy in the areas of housing, welfare, employment
and legal help
• Recreational activities, snacks, karaoke and movie nights
• Native, Métis and Inuit youth 16-24

SEAS Centre
East Chinatown Centre
416-466-8842
606 Gerrard St E
seascentre.org
info@seascentre.org
Mon-Fri 9:30 am-5:30 pm
Sat 9 am-1 pm
• Speak Out for Youth Action peer group organized arts programs and community activities
• Leadership and life skills training
• Volunteer opportunities

Sherbourne Health Centre
Supporting Our Youth
416-324-5077
333 Sherbourne St 2nd Fl
soytoronto.org
soy@sherbourne.on.ca
Mon-Thu 10 am-6 pm
Fri 10 am-5 pm
• Monday evening drop-in 5:30-8 pm for LGBTQ youth 16-29

St. Felix Centre
416-203-1624
25 Augusta Ave (rear building)
stfelixcentre.ca
stfelixcentre@rogers.com
Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
• Friday night youth drop-in 6:30-9 pm
• Play Wii and computer games, watch movies, meet new people and make friends
• Summer youth drop-in

St. Stephen’s Community House
Augusta Centre
416-964-8747 ext 0
260 Augusta Ave
sschto.ca
260admin@ststephenshouse.com
Mon-Fri 11:15 am-12:30 pm, 3-6 pm
• Drop-in centre for youth 12-21 with a snack program, life skills workshops, informal counselling and daily crisis intervention
• Lounge with pool and foosball tables, computer lab

YMCA Youth Drop-in
416-603-6366
7 Vanauley St
ymcagta.org
memberservices@ymcagta.org
Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
• Job and housing help, peer supports, income referral, computer and internet for youth 16-24

Yonge Street Mission
416-929-9614
306 Gerrard St E
ysm.ca
info@ysm.ca
Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
• Drop-in and health services for street youth

Yonge Street Mission
Evergreen Centre for Street Youth
416-929-9614
381 Yonge St
ysm.ca
evergreen@ysm.ca
Mon-Fri 12-5 pm
• Job and housing help, peer supports, income referral, computer and internet for street involved youth 16-24

 

 

 


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