Massey Centre for Women

Contact Information
Office Phone 416-425-6348
After Hours Phone 416-425-6348 ext 232
Fax 416-425-4056
Site Information
Located In Community East York
Address & Map
1102 Broadview Ave
Toronto, ON M4K 2S5
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Intersection Broadview Ave and Mortimer Ave
Physical Access Not wheelchair accessible * designated parking
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name Massey Centre
Former Name Victor Home (1989)
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Primary Executive Ekua Asabea Blair, Chief Executive Officer; Phone: 416-425-6348 ext 222; Email:
Alternate Executive Nzinga Walker, Program Director; Phone: 416-425-6348 ext 238; Email:
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Prenatal residence -- capacity 22 * health and personal counselling * secondary school on site * parent education * life skills * crafts, recreation * maximum stay 6 months after birth

Transitional housing -- 17 self-contained apartments and townhouses on site each for one mother and infant * maximum stay 6 months * day services and support staff available

New Lives Starts Here -- 10 self-contained townhouses on site each for one mother and child * maximum stay 4 years * day services and support staff available

Day services -- for residents or nonresidents * secondary school * Maternal Infant Mental Health -- counselling, child development, assessment and some referral

Ontario Early Years Centre and Early Learning Centre -- see separate entries
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Toronto
Eligibility Pregnant young women and single mothers 13-25 years * must be willing to participate in programs * New Lives Start Here -- must be registered in postsecondary education or training
Application Call and speak to intake worker
Languages English ; interpreters arranged for other languages
Fees Prenatal residence -- no cost * transitional housing -- rent geared to income * New Lives Start Here -- $85 per month for students receiving OSAP
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Maternity Homes ~ Adolescents ; Maternity Homes ~ Young Adults ; Post Pregnancy Shelter/Transitional Housing ~ Adolescents ; Post Pregnancy Shelter/Transitional Housing ~ Young Adults ; School Based Teen Parent/Pregnant Teen Programs ; Teen Expectant/New Parent Assistance

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