Together we can transform Toronto

Sector Research

The Yonge Street Mission recognizes that we are but one actor within the City of Toronto working toward the goal of ending chronic poverty. By learning from our partners and collegues and sharing knowledge with each other, we can continue to develop our programs and services to better meet the needs of our community.

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Among our neighbours...

Rise out of poverty

Regent park

is one of 31 communities identified as a Neighbourhood Improvement Area by the City of Toronto.


Constructed in 1948

Regent Park is Canada’s oldest social housing project.



rent-geared-to-income units in Regent Park housing nearly 8,000 people.

Meet Our Community

Chronic Poverty

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Families in Crisis

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Street youth

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