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Covenant House Toronto

Awareness and Prevention School Presentations


Description
Multimedia presentations, support resources and facilitated open discussion in school environment

Before You Run
Open discussion on contributing factors to youth homelessness including family breakdown, abuse, mental health, bullying, drugs, exploitation and stress
  • video presentation on risks and pressures facing youth and realities of street life
  • information, advice and links to community resources
Reality Check
Open discussion on dangers of street life and challenges facing homeless youth
  • group activities
  • video presentation on youth homelessness
  • encourages awareness, leadership and community involvement
  • links to community resources
Trafficked
Open discussion on sex trafficking as a local issue, as well as the way in which youth as young as 13 years are lured and exploited
  • video dramatization of a trafficked youth's experiences
  • encourages awareness, healthy relationships, self-protection, and social responsibility
  • links to community resources
Eligibility
Students in grades 6-12, college/university students, and youth groups

Residency Requirements: Greater Toronto Area
Application Process
Call, email or visit website for online booking form
Office
416-735-1388 - Toronto and GTA North/East Schools
Office
416-735-1389 - Toronto and GTA South/West Schools
Fax
416-204-7030
Website
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Email
presentations@covenanthouse.ca
Mailing Address
20 Gerrard St E
Toronto, ON, M5B 2P3
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Suzie Tarlattini, Program Supervisor, Toronto and GTA North/East Schools
Email: tarlattini@covenanthouse.ca
Phone: 416-204-7047
Fees
None
Accessibility
Designated parking at entrance - unloading only ; Easy access to elevator - side entrance ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall - main program area ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door - 3rd floor ; Wheelchair accessible shower and bathroom stalls - girls residential floor
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Last Updated On
April 15, 2021
Address
20 Gerrard St E
Toronto, ON, M5B 2P3
Covenant House Toronto Site Location: Covenant House Toronto;
Cross street: Yonge St and Gerrard St E;

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Hours of Operation
Mon
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tue
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wed
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thu
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fri
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Service Area(s)
  • Durham Region
  • Halton Region
  • Peel Region
  • Toronto
  • York Region