NOTE: Services will likely be impacted in response to COVID-19. Please contact any service prior to visiting in person.

Jessie's -- The June Callwood Centre for Young Women

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Description
COVID19 -- all in-person programming suspended until further notice but staff providing virtual support and services for counselling, housing, health, and parenting and child development
  • accept intakes 19 years and under Mon-Thu 10 am-4 pm, virtual prenatal group Mondays 2 pm-3 pm
  • feeding support group Virtual Boobs, Bellies and Bitchin Wednesdays 2 pm-3 pm
  • visit the website and social media platforms for updates and information
Counselling/case management -- personal counselling, information, advocacy, and referrals to other services about sexuality, birth control, abortion, adoption, and parenting

Health Services
  • free pregnancy tests, specialized prenatal classes, individual health counselling and nutrition group
  • on site nurse, doctor visits once per week
  • help to find a health care provider
Housing Support
  • help to search rental listing, contact landlords to arrange site viewings and interviews, accompany to view units
  • help to fill out applications for subsidized and specialized priority housing
Practical Help 
  • help with practical life details
  • free lunches and public transit trip to and from Jessie's Centre
  • accompaniments to appointments
  • help filling out applications and forms
Swap Shop -- free items such as baby clothes and equipment, maternity clothes, toys and small household items

Parenting Groups -- to discuss infant and child development, parenting skills, fun activities
Respite Care Program -- let parents under 25 year old to take a temporary, overnight break, parent child centre

High School Education -- individualized programs that allow the students to earn compulsory and elective high school credits from grade 9-12

Community Education -- leadership training through high school presentation about healthy sexuality and pregnancy options
Eligibility
Pregnant young women and young mothers and fathers 19 years and younger and their children
Application Process
Contact counsellor for appointment
Office
416-365-1888
Crisis
416-365-1888
Fax
416-365-1944
Website
Visit Website
Email
mail@jessiescentre.org
Languages
Chinese (Cantonese); Chinese (Mandarin); English; Hindi; Malayalam; Somali; Spanish; Tamil
Fees
None
Accessibility
Wheelchair accessible building including main entrance and barrier free washrooms
* street parking close to entrance
Topic(s)
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Agency Information
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Last Updated On
February 5, 2021
Address
205 Parliament St
Toronto, ON, M5A 2Z4
Intersection: Parliament St and Queen St E;
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Hours of Operation
Mon
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tue
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wed
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thu
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

COVID19 -- staff providing virtual support and services for counselling, housing, health, and parenting and child development but all in-person programming suspended until further noticeMon-Thu 10 am-4 pm Virtual prenatal group Mondays 2 pm-3 pm Feeding support group Virtual Boobs, Bellies and Bitchin Wednesdays 2 pm-3 pm Visit the website and social media platforms for updates and information
Service Area(s)
Toronto