Community Champion – Power Off & Play

Community Champion – Power Off & Play

We have selected Jane Pilskalnietis, Play Program Manager at Earth Day Canada, as our Healthy Kids Community Challenge Danforth East-York Community Champion. She recently led a Playwork training workshop for peers workers and staff across the community to encourage...
Introducing Theme 4: Power Off & Play!

Introducing Theme 4: Power Off & Play!

During Theme 4, Healthy Kids Community Challenge Danforth East-York will be working to encourage children and families to build a balanced day that is not filled with screen time. It’s all about powering off devices and playing more. The focus of Power Off and Play!...
Community Champions: The Massey Centre

Community Champions: The Massey Centre

The Massey Centre is one of 8 organizations that make up the Healthy Kids Community Challenge in Danforth-East York. Massey Centre is a client-centered infant and early childhood mental health organization that supports pregnant and parenting adolescents, aged 13-25...
Community Champion: summerlunch+

Community Champion: summerlunch+

There are many school nutrition programs that exist across the city, feeding almost 200,000 kids in Toronto daily, but once the school year ends many families find themselves without support. summerlunch+ is one organization in Toronto working to change that. Founded...