|What is it?||Mentorship program for newcomer students in Toronto District School Board schools.|
|Area of focus||
|Agency/ Provider||Toronto District School Board (TDSB)|
Working alongside program staff and a peer helper, newcomer students participate in a variety of group activities designed to help ease some of the transitional challenges faced when settling into Canadian culture.
Activities may include: homework clubs, English conversation circles, sports and recreational activities, table tennis lessons, a reading buddy program, steel pan drums lessons, field trips and a culturally-based culinary program.
|Communities Served||For new students in TDSB elementary schools, middle schools and secondary schools.|
|Languages Served||Program is in English.|
|Contact Information||For more information call 416-395-2027.|
|Client Outreach and Support Tips||
Find out who the Host Facilitator is at TDSB schools in the area(s) you serve so you can easily refer clients.
Print a copy of the Welcoming Communities flyer for clients (see link above).