Finding a sense of place and purpose, when you are struggling with mental health and addiction issues, can be tough.

Finding a sense of place and purpose, when you are struggling with mental health and addiction issues, can be tough.

“Chris”, a CRC tenant at 40 Oaks, says he has felt like “the odd guy out” for most of his life. Difficult experiences in his adolescence led to substance abuse issues. In trying to manage the shame and guilt he felt about his addiction, Chris isolated himself to the point that he wanted to be […]

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2018-2019 Audited Financial Statements

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2016 Donors

We are grateful for all of the financial support we received in 2016 from individuals, governments, corporations, foundations, and faith communities. They include:   Organizational and Foundations Supporters ACE Bakery Ltd B&L Wiener Investments b.good Canada ULC Calvin Presbyterian Church Church in the City Community Food Centres Canada Compass Group Canada Deacon Spears Fedson & […]

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Greening Regent Park

In the first of a series of articles from our CRC | Regent Park Community Food Centre team, RPCFC Manager Emily Martyn takes on the question of community gardening and why it is important.

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Obesity rate predicted to reach 20% by 2025

Severe obesity too extensive to tackle with simple measures CBC News Posted: Apr 01, 2016 2:53 PM ET Last Updated: Apr 01, 2016 3:21 PM ET About one in five adults worldwide will have obesity by 2025 if current trends continue, say public health experts who are calling for changes to food policy. Globally, the number of […]

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Honouring Pam McConnell

Dixon Hall Summer Camp and Sumac Creek Health Centre join us at 40 Oaks for a memorial flower planting and balloon launch in honour of late Deputy Mayor Pam McConnell.

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Swingin’ at 40 Oaks

Every Tuesday, self-described “music therapists” Benji, the Doc & the Judge bring the sounds of live jazz and Broadway to CRC’s drop-in space.

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40 Oaks Housing Community

40 Oaks Housing is the result of a CRC dream to build deeply affordable housing in the Regent Park community for many of those we have been serving.

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Official Opening of 40 Oaks with all three levels of government, June 18

Government of Canada/Public Works — June 15, 2012 Media Advisory: New Affordable Housing in Toronto TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – June 15, 2012) – The federal, provincial and municipal governments will join the Toronto Christian Resource Centre to celebrate the opening of new affordable housing. Media are invited to join the Honourable Glen Murray, Minister of Training, Colleges […]

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Meet CRC’s Community Advocate

A wise woman once gave me these words to live by: “Always leave your footprints in the sands of time”. My name is Rene Adams. I am a single mother with 2 daughters: 17 and 10 years old. I am a member of the Davenport Perth Community Church (United Church of Canada). My activism journey […]

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