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The above terms and definitions are part of the Taxonomy of Human Services, used here by permission of INFO LINE of Los Angeles: Copyright Notice.
| ||Organization / Program Name(s)
||Description - Short
|Deck Youth Centre
||A centre for youths ages 11 to 19 years organized by YFC/Youth Unlimited.
* user-friendly place for teens
* refuge from pressures that may exist at school or at home
* safe environment run by a ... [More]
||Drop In Centres ~ Youth
|East Wellington Community Services, Rockwood Office, Support Services for Seniors
||* support services for seniors * transportation program * workshops * clothing thrift shop * inter-generational programs * seniors day program * special guests * information & referral * government fo ... [More]
||Guelph-Eramosa ; Halton North ; Wellington County - (east Wellington)
||Adult Day Programs ; Drop In Centres ~ Older Adults ; Senior Ride Programs
|Halton. Halton Region Health Department, Oakville - Dorval Dr, School Years Program
||Promotes the health of children and youth (school entry until age 18) and their families by providing a variety of services in the area of:
* healthy growth and development- e.g. active living / ... [More]
||Alcohol Abuse Education/Prevention ; Drug Abuse Education/Prevention ; Medical Information Lines ~ Children's Issues ; Parent/Child Activity Groups ~ Drop In Centres ; Parent/Family Involvement in Education ; Parenting Helplines ; Parenting Skills Classes ; Personal Safety Education ; Smoking Education/Prevention ; Student Counselling Services
|Health Initiatives for Youth Hamilton
* testing/treatment for sexually transmitted infections * PAP testing * pregnancy tests * pregnancy options counselling and support * immunizations
Clinic birth control services ... [More]
|Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of)
||Body Image Education ; Childbirth Education ; Community Health Centres ~ Young Adults ; Drop In Centres ~ Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Individuals ; Family Life Education ; Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Social Clubs ; General Sexuality/Reproductive Health Education ~ Young Adults ; Safer Sex Education ~ Young Adults ; Sexually Transmitted Disease Treatment ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Reproductive Issues ; Teen Family Planning Programs ; Teen Pregnancy Prevention
|Kerr Street Ministries, Community Social Services
||Provides relief to those who suffer economic, social and emotional challenges.
* offers holistic approach to rebuilding lives affected by poverty or crisis
* builds relationships, encourages and h ... [More]
||Adult/Child Mentoring Programs ; Community Service Orders ; Congregate Meals/Nutrition Sites ; Day Camps ; Drop In Centres ~ Adolescents ; Extended Day Care ; Faith Based Youth Programs ; General Counselling Services ; Holiday Donations ; Personal Financial Counselling
|Kerr Street Ministries, Family Programs
||Partners with individuals, community organizations, schools and Oakville Christian churches to minister through food drives, provision of meals, group projects and the following family programs:
* ... [More]
||Adult/Child Mentoring Programs ; Community Meals ; Congregate Meals/Nutrition Sites ; Drop In Centres ~ Adolescents ; Faith Based Youth Programs
|Kerr Street Ministries, Youth Programs
||Youth programs which promote social interaction and opportunities for growth, to learn and try new skills while building self confidence and creating a feeling of community; providing pathways to disc ... [More]
||Adult/Child Mentoring Programs ; Drop In Centres ~ Youth ; Homework Help Programs ; Musical Instrument Instruction ~ Youth ; Public Access Computers/Tools ~ Youth
|Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre, Community Social Services Programs
||Community of families supporting each other through programs and resources to build friendships, strengthen their children, and create healthy neighbourhoods.
* objectives are to relieve poverty, pro ... [More]
||Autism Therapy ~ Preschool Age Children ; Childbirth Education ; Drop In Centres ; Family Support Centres/Outreach ; Parent/Child Activity Groups ; Parent/Child Activity Groups ~ Children and Youth with Disabilities ; Parenting Skills Classes
|Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre, Children's Programs
||A community of families supporting each other through programs and resources to build friendships, strengthen their children and create healthy neighbourhoods.
Children's programs include:
Drop In ... [More]
||Autism Therapy ~ Preschool Age Children ; Drop In Centres ; Homework Help Programs ~ Children ; Parent/Child Activity Groups ; Parent/Child Activity Groups ~ Children and Youth with Disabilities
|Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre, Parent's Programs
||A community of families supporting each other through programs and resources to build friendships, strengthen their children, and create healthy neighbourhoods.
Parent programs and support groups ... [More]
||Family Support Centres/Outreach ; Parent/Child Activity Groups ~ Drop In Centres ; Special Libraries ~ Parenting Issues
|Welcome In Drop In Corporation
||Volunteer run drop-in centre provides:
* 2 full meals a day, light breakfast and snacks
* support and liasion with social services
* emergency transportation costs assistance
* assistance with ... [More]
||Congregate Meals/Nutrition Sites ; Disaster Related Shelter Services ~ Adults ; Drop In Centres ; General Benefits Assistance ; Hairdressing/Nail Care ~ Medical Expense Assistance ; Housing Expense Assistance ; Individual Advocacy ~ Housing Issues ; Individual Advocacy ~ Utility Issues ; Medical Expense Assistance ~ Podiatry/Foot Care ; Secured Supportive Housing Units ~ Adults ; Transportation Expense Assistance