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Working Women Community Centre

Working Women Community Centre, Victoria Park Hub


Description
COVID19 -- Hub is closed * all programs suspended until further notice

Neighbourhood multiservice centre
  • cross cultural focus
  • employment partnerships
  • computer lab with Internet
  • community kitchen
  • rental co-working space and rental space for community and resident groups
  • partnered programs with numerous other organizations including Public Health
Action for Neighbourhood Change, Victoria Village -- community development initiative

Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters (HIPPY) -- in-home school readiness program for low income newcomer families

Settlement Program, formerly Immigrant Settlement and Adaptation Program
  • information and referral, orientation, interpretation
  • counselling, documentation, social assistance applications
  • information and workshops
Connector Co-Working Space -- newly built co-working space open to all with a focus on newcomers and youth

Women's Support services -- counselling and support groups available

Victoria Park Hub lead agency
Other services provided by partner agencies including, Canadian Centre for Victims of Torture, Community Living Toronto, Family Service Toronto, Sesheme Foundation, East Toronto Chinese Baptist Church and Springboard
Eligibility
Open to all * focus on immigrant and refugee women and their families

Residency Requirements: East York, North York and Scarborough Centre and Southwest
Application Process
Varies for different services -- call or drop in
Phone
416-750-9600
Fax
416-750-9606
Website
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Email
lrayvals@victoriaparkhub.org
Languages
Chinese (Mandarin); English; Farsi - settlement worker; Punjabi; Tamil; Urdu
Contact
Luanne Rayvals, Manager
Email: lrayvals@workingwomencc.org
Phone: 416-750-9600 ext 209
Fees
Service - rental co-working space, working space, meeting, kitchen
Accessibility
Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall ; Designated parking
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Last Updated On
February 8, 2021
Address
1527 Victoria Park Ave, 2nd Fl
Toronto, ON, M1L 2T3
Intersection: Victoria Park Ave and Eglinton Ave E;
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Hours of Operation
COVID19 -- Hub is closed
* all programs suspended until further notice
Mon, Tue 9 am-5 pm; Wed, Thu 9 am-8:30 pm; Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
* some programs after hours
Service Area(s)
Toronto