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YSM Recent Media

Partnership tackles systemic racism in Children’s Aid Society of Toronto Read full story on

Here and Now Toronto with Gill Deacon: How the Yonge Street Mission is more than a food bank

Listen now on CBC.

The Cornerstone Partnership. YSM and CAS of Toronto partner to improve service outcomes for black families. Watch City TV News coverage.

Changing the Narrative: Building Solutions for Black Families. On July 9, 2020 join CAS of Toronto and YSM hosted a joint webinar exploring systemic racism and it’s impact on children, youth and families in our community. Watch City TV.

Toronto’s Yonge Street Mission calls on corporations to help feed people. Read More.

Yonge Street Mission continues serving community during coronavirus pandemic. Read More.

There isn’t a place for these kids to go’: As youth spaces close amid COVID-19, safety concerns rise. Read More.

Listen to CBC’s Here and Now radio clip about Yonge Street Mission bringing dignity to food bank use. Listen Now.

YSM's COVID-19 Response

YSM has entered phase one of our re-opening plan.

Our modified services include increased services via phone, video calling or screened on-site services by appointment with enhanced safety protocols.

Please see our COVID-19 response page for ongoing service updates (food, counselling, etc.) and how you can help.