YWCA Toronto Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Modified Service Announcement — We are committed to ensuring the safety of our residents, staff and program participants.

As a precautionary measure, and to reduce the risk of community transmission of COVID-19, we have modified our level of service.

Our shelters and supportive housing programs remain open during the pandemic and we will continue to work with public health agencies and partners to ensure the best level of care for residents and program participants.

The Bergamot Child Care Centre is currently open with updated health and safety measures. Please visit Child Care Services page for more information about the program or to get in touch. The Girls’ Centre will continue to develop safe programming wherever possible, please visit the Girls’ Centre for more information.

Our employment, settlement, language and skills training services for job seekers, newcomer women, employers and community partners continue to offer online services by connecting with clients over the phone, via email or on Zoom. Please check the Employment and Training page for more information.

Certain programs are still actively supporting participants remotely, these include: December 6 Fund, Choices for Living, and Breakthrough. Please connect with specific programs to find out more.

Venue Rentals and volunteer programs are suspended until further notice.

We are closely monitoring the ongoing COVID-19 situation and following the advice and guidance of Toronto Public Health and the Ministry of Health.

Please take care of yourselves and each other. Thank you.

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