Youth

Be Healthy

Mind, body, and spirit. Here you will find information on Sexual Health, Mental Health and Substance Use.

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Investment in Youth Engagement

Are you a member of a youth group that wants to make a difference in your community? Do you feel passionate about promoting health and wellness? Apply for up to $10,000 to use over 18 months to develop their leadership skills and support health promotion projects in your community! Applications are due Friday, September 22, 2017 at noon

Mental Health

Mind Your Mind

Learn about mental illnesses, wellness, and coping tips through interactive tools, stories, artwork, poems, interviews, and more.

Kids Help Phone

Telephone and online (live chat) counselling, information and referral on a wide range of topics 

  • Anonymous and confidential 
  • Always There -- mobile application 
  • Resources Around Me -- national searchable online database of community resource listings

Sexual Health

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Sexual health

Visit the sexual health homepage for information around healthy sexuality. The page provides youth with services including consultation, support, resources, programming and clinical services.

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Find sexual health clinics

Drop-in Sexual Health Clinics do not require a referral or OHIP coverage. Services include:

  • Birth control counselling
  • Low cost or free birth control
  • Free condoms
  • Plan B
  • STI and HIV testing
  • Pregnancy testing, counselling and referral
  • Sexuality and relationship counselling
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CondomTO

Need information about condoms and how to use them? Visit CondomTO.

Substance Use

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Live tobacco-free

Do you want to quit smoking cigarettes? FREE quit smoking workshops are provided at various locations within Toronto. To learn more, see if you qualify and to register.

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Harm reduction

Toronto Public Health provides programs and services to reduce drug-related harms for people who use drugs, including preventing the spread of communicable diseases. Services offered include safer injection equipment, safer smoking equipment and safer sex products.

I Can Relate

Positive and possibe conversations to help manage intimate relationships.