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Health Promotion

Client Childcare

Childcare Services is a free in-house childcare program; it’s purpose is to eliminate any barriers to clients accessing medical, counselling and... More Info >

Oshawa Health Promotion

Community Kitchen

Participants will enjoy a healthy lunch and then work together to prepare a nutritional and delicious meal for their family. Information on food... More Info >

Oshawa Health Promotion

Artscape

Artscape is an art program being offered to adults/parents in the Glen Street neighbourhood. Registration is required. This group is an opportunity... More Info >

Oshawa Health Promotion

Dad's VIP Group

Dad’s VIP group is an interactive drop-in program where dads can attend with their children for free play time in the gym, crafts, discussion and... More Info >

Oshawa Health Promotion

Sewing Group

This is an interactive life skills program where participants will learn the art of sewing. This group will teach participants to sew, mend and... More Info >

Oshawa Health Promotion

Sewing Group - Level II/III

This is an interactive life skills program where participants will learn the art of sewing. This group will teach participants to sew, mend and... More Info >

Oshawa Health Promotion

Serenity Group

10 week program for women who want to learn to cope with life stressors in a healthy way. Childcare is provided More Info >

Oshawa Health Promotion

Positive Discipline Group

A six week group for parents and caregivers with children ages six through twelve years. Various topics are covered including attachment parenting,... More Info >

Oshawa Health Promotion

Aim 2 Quit

Aim 2 Quit is a support group for adults living in our catchment area who want to quit smoking. The registered group runs once a week for 14... More Info >

Oshawa Health Promotion

Lead your Life

This is a health and life skills development group created for women of any age. The purpose of the group is for women to develop a number of... More Info >

Oshawa Health Promotion

Nordic Pole Walking

The Nordic Pole Walking Group is an exercise group that has a focus on social wellness and is now volunteer driven. The group will run for up to 1... More Info >

Oshawa Health Promotion

The Mind, Body, Fitness, Yoga

The focus of this program is to engage the entire being. The intention behind mind-body exercise is to bring wellness to both aspects of our being.... More Info >

Oshawa Health Promotion

Body Beautiful

This is an 8 week group for women which explores all aspects of body image. The prorgam's goal is to increase women's self acceptance and decrease... More Info >

Oshawa Health Promotion

Breast Feeding Buddies

Is a program geared to new moms and their nursing infants. Moms will receive peer support to assist with breast feeding, formula feeding, common... More Info >

Oshawa Health Promotion

Aboriginal Programs

Young Thunderbirds Big Drum Circle

An inter-generational Indigenous men’s initiative for community participants who are between 12 and 25 years of age. The program provides a... More Info >

Oshawa Aboriginal Programs

Indigenous Youth Community Council

Explores youth views, concerns and issues raised at the youth and community level. Participants offer valuable contributions to upcoming projects... More Info >

Oshawa Aboriginal Programs

Youth for Change

A weekly initiative that provides a safe space for youth to connect with each other, Elders and traditional knowledge holders. By participating in... More Info >

Oshawa Aboriginal Programs

Okichitaw

An intergenerational martial art opportunity that is based on Cree combat methods and techniques that increases levels of physical fitness, self... More Info >

Oshawa Aboriginal Programs

Waabgon Youth Leadership & Development Initiative

Organized around the traditional movement of seasons, Waabgon provides “on the land” cultural development experience, which is coupled with... More Info >

Oshawa Aboriginal Programs

Indigenous Awareness Days

Works to educate youth on the history and traditions of Indigenous Peoples through educational sessions and crafting exercises. Young leaders are... More Info >

Oshawa Aboriginal Programs

Healthy Living

A 12 week initiative that promotes and supports healthier lifestyles through interactive workshops, healthy nutrition information sessions, cooking... More Info >

Oshawa Aboriginal Programs

Women’s Traditional Jingle Dance

The jingle dress dance is a healing dance. If a woman chooses to take on this dress, she must be ready for the responsibility it entails... More Info >

Oshawa Aboriginal Programs

Women’s Traditional Drumming

Provides a positive space for participants to learn introductory songs on the hand drum as a tool for connecting with each other, building... More Info >

Oshawa Aboriginal Programs

Family and Children Programs

Our Aboriginal Family and Children Programs run each Wednesday night at our Oshawa site. Program welcomes all self-identified First Nation, Metis... More Info >

Oshawa Aboriginal Programs

Drum Social Gatherings

To date, fourteen drum social gatherings have been offered to the greater Durham Region community during the past four years. All of these... More Info >

Oshawa Aboriginal Programs

Aboriginal Healthy Living Program

A twelve-week initiative that promotes and supports healthier lifestyles through interactive workshops, healthy nutrition information sessions... More Info >

Oshawa Aboriginal Programs

Youth Outreach

Youth League

The Youth League currently offers free recreational programs daily after school during the year for children and youth in the Oshawa area. Youth... More Info >

Oshawa Youth Programs

H.E.A.R.T. (Homework, Education, Activity & Reading Together) Literacy

The purpose of H.E.A.R.T. is to improve literacy skills in youth, build children’s self-confidence and self-esteem and help make reading and... More Info >

Oshawa Youth Programs

Leaders In Training Program

The Leaders in Training (L.I.T.) program gives youth ages 13-17 years the chance to develop leadership skills and gain valuable experience while... More Info >

Oshawa Youth Programs

Teen Cuisine

The Teen Cuisine program aims at providing a fun environment for youth to come together and learn to prepare healthy food. Youth get to eat the... More Info >

Oshawa Youth Programs

Girls Hang Out

This program offers support and education to young women who are facing stressors in their lives. This program serves as a safe place to discuss... More Info >

Oshawa Youth Programs

Boys 4 Real

Boys 4 Real is an in school program offered during lunch at select schools to help Grade 6 boys to build social skills and supports for pre-teens... More Info >

Oshawa Youth Programs

Economics for Success

In partnership with Junior Achievement of Central Ontario, Economics for Success encourages grade 8 students to take a closer look at the... More Info >

Oshawa Youth Programs

Girl Talk

Girl Talk Empowerment Group supports girls in grades 6 and 7 at Glen Street Public School. The two grades will have separate groups. We provide an... More Info >

Oshawa Youth Programs

Zen at School

The Zen Program was created for school aged children who are handpicked by teachers and their principal. We focus on teaching them stress reduction... More Info >

Oshawa Youth Programs

Babysitting Program

A 12 hour Red Cross babysitting certificate which is offered in the summer only, for children ages 12-16. More Info >

Oshawa Youth Programs

V.I.K. Summer Camp

The VIK (Very Important Kids) Camp is an affordable and quality day camp offered to families in Durham Region. The camp will promote physical... More Info >

Oshawa Youth Programs

Happy Feet Dance Program

This is a FREE drop in program for kids ages 6-12. More Info >

Oshawa Youth Programs, Early Years

Early Years

Ready for School

The Preschool Program is a structured program designed for children entering kindergarten in September 2017. Children will attend the program once... More Info >

Oshawa Early Years

Our Wellness and Parenting Program

The purpose of this educational, support group is to help women and parents increase control over their own lives, through support, education... More Info >

Oshawa Early Years

Parent Relief

The Parent Relief program will operate once a week to provide relief/respite for parents of children ages 0 to 6 yrs. This program will enable... More Info >

Oshawa Early Years

Positive Parenting/Active Parenting

A six week group for parents of children ages six through twelve years. Topics include: Positive Discipline, Attaching and Connecting With Your... More Info >

Oshawa Early Years

Nobody's Perfect

The Nobody’s Perfect Parenting Program is offered to caregivers and parents with children 0 to 6 years of age. The program focuses on the needs of... More Info >

Oshawa Early Years

Skills for School

This is a summer Ready for School program for children entering Junior Kindergarten in September. The program will include a wide variety of... More Info >

Oshawa Early Years

Happy Feet Dance Program

This is a FREE drop in program for kids ages 6-12. More Info >

Oshawa Youth Programs, Early Years

Child/Youth Mental Health


Young Parent Support


Community Engagement

Community Garden

Our community garden involves residents sharing in the creation, maintenance and rewards of gardening. It provides food, recreation and... More Info >

Oshawa Community Engagement

Good Food Box

By providing fresh fruit and educational literature, we hope to encourage healthy eating habits and nutrition ideas to our clients. There is $20... More Info >

Oshawa Community Engagement

Fresh Produce/Dry Goods

Providing our clients with access to fresh produce bi weekly and dry goods box on a weekly basis. You must be a registered, active and qualified... More Info >

Oshawa Community Engagement

Yoga

Mondays: location Oshawa Senior Citizen Lounge Thursdays: location – 2a/2b More Info >

Oshawa Community Engagement

Dry Goods Program

We offer a Dry Goods Program for clients with an approved food security referral on a once a week basis. A typical bag consist of cereal, pasta... More Info >

Oshawa Community Engagement

Income Tax Assistance

In partnership with the CRA we are able to offer a tax clinic to our clients. You must pre register for this. More Info >

Oshawa Community Engagement

Creative Circle

Informal and welcome gathering place for those who enjoy quilting and other creative work. Together we work on a quilting project that is later... More Info >

Oshawa Community Engagement