Services

SNAP
STOP NOW AND PLAN
FREE culturally appropriate & evidence-based counseling services provided to children ages 6-11 and their families particularly those of African-descent

Food Pantry
Through creative partnerships and the generous support of our donors, our Food Pantry features fresh produce, milk, eggs, and whole grains.
Every month, highlight a seasonal vegetable – our Food of the Month – and give tips and examples on how to use and prepare it through food demonstrations and recipes.

SERVICES & PROGRAMS
DELTA FAMILY RESOURCE CENTRE
416-747-1172
contactus@dfrc.ca
Mon – Thur: 9 am – 6 pm
Friday: 9am – 3pm

Community Service

  • Community Office
  • Community Kitchen
  • Zumba Classes
  • Delta closet Community Events
  • African & Asian Heritage months
  • International Women’s Day
  • LGBT YIT services
  • Eco Kids Fair
  • Holiday Party
  • Various Trips

For more info contact sana@dfrc.ca

After School
Programs for children aged 6 – 11 and 12 – 16 at local schools
and communities (St. Rochs, Duncan Woods and
Beaumonde Heights)

Local Economic Development
Delta Family aims for capacity building of local community members
with an aim to reduce poverty in North-West NIAs.
Local Economic Development offers a series of programs honoring Delta’s commitment to promoting economic and capacity-building opportunities for residents.

For more information contact aislam@dfrc.ca

Children & Family
Drop-In Play Groups
1900 Sheppard, 2990 Islington

Rexdale Hub
2063 Islington Ave

Youth

  • Basketball Leadership
  • Future Explorers
  • After School Program
  • SWAAG
  • Africana
  • Testimonial
  • OLORI – Black Youth Leadership Program
  • Youth In Transition from Care

Sewing Hub
A new local economic development that provides free alteration services to community members and beginners and Advanced sewing classes at 2677 Kipling Avenue.

Kujistahi
Black Focused Child & Family Programs Offered at various locations, but soon to be delivered from a unique Pop Up location in Etobicoke

Seniors

  • Seniors Exercise
  • Italian Seniors Connect
  • Knitting Program
  • Seniors Storytelling

Other Initiatives
OLORI (Black Youth Leadership Program), Pop Up Infrastructure Symposium, Black is the New Black Community Fair and Forum

OZ
Journey to Zero (Mptapo) – in this partnership with CAS Toronto, a team of three experienced Family and Child workers to support Black families who are in contact with CAS Toronto and aims to prevent children from being separated from their families. Families are referred by CAS.

Student and Family Advocates – a new program in which three seasoned advocates work with Black students and their families to promote equity for students in the school system. This initiative is sponsored by MCCSS and is in partnership with Dixon Youth Rise and Firgrove Learning & Innovation Community Centre

Youth Justice Programs – Delta Family has two Youth Justice programs – OZ (Pempamsie) and Mmere Dane. In these programs, qualified Youth Justice and Reintegration workers support Black and racialized youth who are in contact with the justice system and their families, to navigate this complex system.

Family Wellness Delta Family is delighted to have a growing team of 4 experienced, culturally relevant Family counselors who provide a range of FREE one-on-one and group counseling, supports for residents from Black and racialized communities. Services include weekly virtual groups such as Wednesday Wellness and Table Talk, in addition to other wellness and counseling services.

Delta Family Resource Center - Satellite Offices

Rexdale Community Hub Satellite Office
21 Panorama Court
Etobicoke, ON M9V 3S6
Staff #: (647) 725- 0752
Playroom #: (647) 725- 0751
email: contactus@dfrc.ca

Sewing Repair Hub Satellite Office
2677 Kipling Avenue, Unit# B106 (Basement),
(Buzzer# 1172),
Etobicoke, ON, M9V 4P1
Phone# (416) 742-1172
email: contactus@dfrc.ca

Young Parent Resource Centre Satellite Office
Young Parent Resource Centre
1900 Sheppard Ave. E
North York, ON M2J 4T4
Tel: (416) 948-0459
email: contactus@dfrc.ca

Duncanwood Office Satellite Office
208A Duncanwood Drive
Toronto, ON M9L 2E7
Phone# (416)747 1178
email: contactus@dfrc.ca

Humber Summit Library Satellite Office
Toronto Public Library
Humber Summit Library
2990 Islington Ave, North York,
ON M9L 2K6
email: contactus@dfrc.ca

Gord & Irene Risk Community Centre
2650 Finch Ave. West
Toronto, ON M9M 2A3
Tel: (416) 392 – 1111

Programs Also Offered

Emery Collegiate
3395 Weston Rd.
North York, ON M9M 2V9
Tel: (416) 395 – 3235

Firgrove Public School
270 Firgrove Crescent
Toronto, ON M3N 1K8
Tel: (416) 395 – 2420

Gord & Irene Risk Community Centre
2650 Finch Ave. West
Toronto, ON M9M 2A3
Tel: (416) 392 – 1111

At Delta Family, services are available in the following languages:

Arabic

English

French

Gujarati

Hindi

Italian

Lao

Malayalam

Ndebele

Punjabi

Somali

Spanish

Swahili

Swazi

Tamil

Thai

Urdu

Xhosa

Yoruba

Zulu