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Ray Youth Space

Brief Description

RAY is a youth-driven Centre that focuses on youth empowerment, leadership, the pursuit of education, and equipping youth with the information and support they need to make healthy life choices. RAY provides services for youth age 13 to 24 in the communities of Central Etobicoke, namely the East Mall, West Mall and Capri neighbourhoods.

Languages Available

English

Other languages may be available on an on-call basis through other LAMP programs and ASK! volunteers (i.e. Polish), etc. Please call to check

Programs Offered

  • Life skills workshops
  • Summer Camp
  • Basketball Drop in / Skills and Drills
  • Young Women’s Program
  • Young Men’s program
  • Urban Arts
  • Tutoring
  • Youth led community events
  • YMCA Youth Exchange
  • Model United Nations
  • Carnival Arts

AND MORE!

Fill out our membership form.

Hours of Operation

Monday | 3:00pm – 9:00 pm
Tuesday | 3:00 pm –9:00 pm
Wednesday | 3:00pm – 9:00 pm
Thursday | 3:00pm – 9:00 pm
Friday | 3:00pm – 9:00 pm 
Saturday | 4:00pm – 6:00 pm 

Summer Camp Hours of Operation

Monday | 12:00pm – 5:00 pm
Tuesday | 12:00 pm –5:00 pm
Wednesday | 12:00pm – 5:00 pm
Thursday | 12:00pm – 5:00 pm
Friday | 12:00pm – 5:00 pm

Partnerships

RAY is funded by the United Way of Greater Toronto. Community Partners are also essential to the success of the program, and are instrumental in program delivery. Kal’s Kids, Toronto Community Housing Corporation, Etobicoke Family Health Team, Unity Charity.

Enhanced Youth Space

City of Toronto Youth Space Partnership

Enhanced Youth Spaces increase access to recreation services for all youth ages 13 – 24 including equity seeking and underserved populations (e.g Aboriginal people, newcomers, refugees, queer (LGBT2Q), and people with disabilities.)

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Key Components:

  • Dedicated Youth Space
  • Dedicated Staff
  • Programming that is responsive to youth needs

Contact Us

Phone: (416) 626-6068

Address:  500 the East Mall, Room 124 in Burnhamthorpe C.I

Email: ray@lampchc.org

South Etobicoke Youth Assembly

Brief Description

South Etobicoke Youth Assembly (SEYA) is a youth-led, youth-run group for young people in the South Etobicoke area ages 13- 21, who work together to make a positive difference in the South Etobicoke community through active participation. SEYA hosts workshops on leadership and focuses on skills development, teamwork, youth issues, and creating opportunities for experiential learning.

Membership Form

LGBTQ Poster

Programs Offered

  • Workshop development
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Leadership development

Languages Available

English

Hours of Operation

Monday 3:30pm – 6:30pm

Contact Us

Phone: (416) 252-6471 ext. 240

Address: 185 Fifth Street

Email: seya@lampchc.org

Street Level Youth Space

Brief Description

development workshops, physical recreational activities, volunteer and leadership opportunities, and a positive social support network. Our programs are divided into two groups Tweens aged 10 – 13 years old and Teens 14- 19 years old.

Languages Available

English

Other languages may be available on an on-call basis through other LAMP programs and ASK! volunteers (i.e. Polish), etc. Please call to check.

Programs Offered

  • Leadership workshops
  • Basketball Drop in
  • Sister/Sister – Young Women’s program
  • Man Cave – Young Men’s program
  • Culinary Arts for Tweens and Teens
  • Youth led community events
  • Summer Camp

AND MORE!

Membership form

Tween Program Hours of Operation (September – June)

(youth ages 10 – 13)

Monday | 3:00pm – 5:00 pm
Tuesday | 3:00pm – 5:00 pm
Wednesday | 3:00pm – 5:00 pm
Thursday | 3:00pm – 5:00 pm
Friday | 3:00pm – 5:00 pm

Teen Program Hours of Operation (September – June)

(youth ages 14 – 19)

Monday | 6:00pm – 9:00 pm
Tuesday | 6:00 pm –9:00 pm
Wednesday | 6:00pm – 9:00 pm
Thursday | 6:00pm – 9:00 pm
Friday | 6:00pm – 9:00 pm

Summer Camp Hours of Operation (July – August)

Monday | 12:00pm – 5:00 pm
Tuesday | 12:00 pm –5:00 pm
Wednesday | 12:00pm – 5:00 pm
Thursday | 12:00pm – 5:00 pm
Friday | 12:00pm – 5:00 pm

Partnerships

Street Level is funded by the United Way of Greater Toronto. Our community partners include Unity Charity and Toronto Police 22 Division.

Enhanced Youth Space

City of Toronto Youth Space Partnership

Enhanced Youth Spaces increase access to recreation services for all youth ages 13 – 24 including equity seeking and underserved populations (e.g Aboriginal people, newcomers, refugees, queer (LGBT2Q), and people with disabilities.)

Key Components:

  • Dedicated Youth Space
  • Dedicated Staff
  • Programming that is responsive to youth needs

Contact Us

Phone: (416) 252-6471 ext. 247

Address: 185 Fifth Street (use Birmingham Street entrance)

Email: dwanea@lampchc.org

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Our Community Needs Your Support

Every little bit helps. You may not think you make much of a difference, but in the words of those who use LAMP CHC’s services:

"Everyday we come to LAMP CHC, life gets a little easier to get back on track. We would have just given up if it wasn’t for them."

Programs & Services

LAMP Community Health Centre

185 Fifth St
Etobicoke, ON M8V 2Z5

Phone
416.252.6471

Fax
416.252.4474

Email
feedback@lampchc.org