Services for Indigenous Youth
2 Spirited People of the First Nations
Two Spirited People is a non-profit social services organization whose membership consists of Aboriginal gay and lesbian, bisexual and transgendered people in Toronto.
Aboriginal Housing Support Centre
The Aboriginal Housing Support Centre is an innovative project developed by Wigwamen Incorporated and made possible through the City of Toronto’s Homelessness Initiative Fund. AHSC is a non-profit housing help centre, in operation since 1999, that was created to support Aboriginal people with their current housing needs.
Aboriginal Legal Services
ALS was formed following a needs assessment by the Native Canadian Centre of Toronto in the mid-1980s. The Centre had been operating legal-related programs for Aboriginal people in Toronto but concluded an agency dedicated to this issue was needed.
Aboriginal Service – CAMH
60 White Squirrel Way
Toronto, ON M6J 1H4
Tel: (416) 535-8501 (press 2)
The Aboriginal Service provides outpatient groups and individual counselling to Aboriginal people experiencing substance use and other mental health challenges.
1296 Weston Road
Toronto, ON M6M 4R3
A not-for-profit, charitable agency created to respond to the needs of Toronto’s Indigenous women. It was first established in 1973 as a hostel. Over the last four decades, Anduhyaun Inc. has expanded to create culturally-inclusive, safe spaces for women and their children at various stages of life.
Their mission is to improve the health and well-being of Aboriginal People in spirit, mind, emotion and body by providing Traditional Healing within a multi-disciplinary health care model.
ENAGB Indigenous Youth Agency
The ENAGB Indigenous Youth Agency focuses on providing cultural, employment, life skills, holistic wellness and recreational opportunities to Indigenous youth ages 12-24 . Programming is designed through Indigenous youth participation and works to build self-esteem, confidence, skills and self-determination.
Hope For Wellness Helpline
The Hope for Wellness Help Line offers immediate mental health counselling and crisis intervention to all Indigenous peoples across Canada.
Miziwe Biik Aboriginal Employment and Training
Miziwe Biik Aboriginal Employment and Training was created in 1991 to meet the unique training and employment needs of aboriginal peoples. Miziwe Biik provides the Greater Toronto Area’s Aboriginal community with training initiatives and employment services.
Native Canadian Centre of Toronto
NCCT’s program provides youth the opportunity to explore many areas of their lives that may assist them to progress into their future. They offer educational support, physical supports, culture programming, recreational activities, Transitional Housing Support and so much more to discover.
Native Child and Family Services of Toronto
Native Child and Family Services of Toronto (NCFST) is a multi-service urban Aboriginal agency providing holistic, culture-based programs and services for Aboriginal children and families. NCFST strives to provide a life of quality, well-being, healing, and self-determination for children and families in the Toronto urban Aboriginal community.
Native Women’s Resource Centre of Toronto
Youth Drop-ins allow you to get together every week to support each other and celebrate your culture. The program is open to any Toronto-based, self-identifying Aboriginal females, between the ages of 12 and 24.
Ontario Federation of Indigenous Friendship Centres
The Friendship Centre vision is to improve the quality of life for Indigenous people living in an urban environment by supporting self-determined activities which encourage equal access to and participation in Canadian society and which respect Indigenous cultural distinctiveness.
TASSC’s vision is to build a healthy and vibrant environment while increasing the capacity of Aboriginal people to create a self-sufficient community in Toronto. To guide future generations as strong carriers of Aboriginal culture while achieving socio-economic success.
Toronto Council Fire Native Cultural Centre
Toronto Council Fire Native Cultural Centre is an autonomous, vibrant cultural agency that involves and serves the Indigenous community with confidence for and commitment to their well-being. Their goal is to provide counselling, material assistance and other direct services to First Nations people as well as to encourage and enhance spiritual and personal growth.
We Matter is an Indigenous youth-led and nationally registered organization dedicated to Indigenous youth support, hope and life promotion.