St. Stephen's Community House is a unique, community-based social service agency that has been serving the needs of Kensington Market and surrounding neighbourhoods in downtown West Toronto since 1962.
On May 24, 1974, St. Stephen's Community House became an independent, incorporated not-for-profit charitable organization, and a United Way member agency.
We offer services such as:
Life sustaining supports for homeless and socially isolated people
Activities for at-risk youth
Child care for growing families
Employment services for youth and adults
Settlement assistance and English classes for new Canadians
Services for frail and isolated seniors
Health and wellness promotion for women, families and people living with or at-risk of contracting HIV/AIDS
Mediation to solve interpersonal disputes
Agency-wide volunteer opportunities
Community access to the Internet
Access to space for community meetings, self-help and arts groups