Programs & Services

Community Development Program

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Waterfront Neighbourhood Centre strives to create a safe and supportive place where everyone is welcome! We offer a number of community services including a clothing program, visiting program, phone support as well as a number of community programs.

For more information, please contact

Gaby Motta


Free Nutrition services

Your health and well being is important to us! Our Community Team offers food and nutrition workshops, personal food counselling, food resource referrals, grocery assistance, Adult & Seniors Community Kitchen, Community Connect Food Gardens and more! For more information and to make an appointment, please contact Gaby: 416.392.1509 ext. 328 or email us at: community@waterfrontnc.ca


Community Support and Referral services

We can help to connect you to the resources you need: affordable housing, community programs, daycare subsidies, food access, legal services, emergency clothing and more. Please contact Gaby to make an appointment: 416.392.1509 x.328 | gaby@waterfrontnc.ca


Community Connect Food Garden

Did you know that WNC has its very own community food garden? Everyone is welcome to participate and there is no cost. Produce is used for healthy snacks/meals in our community programs and shared with community members. Don’t know how to garden? No worries – we offer weekly organic gardening workshops during the growing season (Spring/Summer/Fall) to show how easy it is to be an urban gardener!

Check our Facebook page for garden photos: https://www.facebook.com/waterfrontnc/

For full details about our Community Connect Garden program, click the link in the sidebar or contact Natasha: 416.392.1509 ext. 309 | natasha@waterfrontnc.ca

Program Listings

Summer Fall 2022 Programs Information

Description Age /
Membership
Summer Fall
Schedule Price Schedule Price
INDIVIDUAL SUPPORT & REFERRAL SERVICE

We are always here to help connect you with the resources you need: Affordable Housing, Neighbourhood Programs, Food Access, Clothing, Education, Health Promotion, Health Issues, Legal Services, as well as Adults, Seniors, and Family Services & more.

By appointment only.



55 +

Membership Not Required.
# of classes: 8
Jul 4 to Aug 26, 2022



No Class
Aug 1 – 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Free

Drop-In: Yes
# of classes: 13
Sep 12 to Dec 9, 2022



No Class
Oct 10 – 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
No Class
Nov 11 – 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Free

This is an In-Person program.
Program Code 27230W12 Program Code 27240W12
Funded in part thanks to Ministry for Seniors and Accessibility – Seniors Active Living Centres. (SALC)
COMMUNITY KITCHEN PROGRAM

Join us for an evening of socializing and cooking together! Develop your cooking skills, learn, and share nutritional recipes, all while preparing delicious and affordable meals together as a group.

Pre-register one day prior to attending programs to secure your spot with Elizabeth: elizabeth@waterfrontnc.ca or 416-392-1509.



Maximum of 10 participants.
18 +

Membership Required.
# of classes: 4
Jul 12 to Aug 23, 2022

Tuesday – 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM

Meet On
Jul 12 – 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
Meet On
Jul 26 – 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
Meet On
Aug 9 – 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
Meet On
Aug 23 – 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM

Free

# of classes: 7
Sep 13 to Dec 6, 2022

Tuesday – 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM

Meet On
Sep 13 – 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
Meet On
Sep 27 – 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
Meet On
Oct 11 – 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
Meet On
Oct 25 – 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
Meet On
Nov 8 – 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
Meet On
Nov 22 – 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
Meet On
Dec 6 – 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM

Free

This is an In-Person program.
Program Code 27230W02 Program Code 27240W02
Funded in part thanks to the City of Toronto – Community Services Partnership Program.
NEW! STRONGER TOGETHER- SENIORS, YOUTH 2SLGBTQ & ALLY

Stronger Together is a program for Seniors, Youth, 2SLGBTQ and Ally which will provide opportunities for people to develop strong connections through Peer to Peer interactions. Participants will have the opportunity to document their experience using various art mediums like painting, storytelling or photography which will be showcase at the end of program. As well as recreation based activities such as bingo, games, karaoke and more.
Contact: Jun Emperador – jun@waterfrontnc.ca



Parents must remain.
55 +

Membership Required.
# of classes: 7
Jul 4 to Aug 22, 2022

Monday – 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

No Class
Aug 1 – 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Free

Drop-In: Yes
# of classes: 12
Sep 12 to Dec 5, 2022

Monday – 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

No Class
Oct 10 – 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Free

Drop-In: Yes
This is an In-Person program.
Program Code 27230S44 Program Code 27240S44
Funded in part thanks to the Government of Canada’s Employment and Social Development Canada – New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP).

Programs information are subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances.
Please check our website for latest information.

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