The Neighbourhood Organization

Community engagement

Personal Support Services for Seniors for Low Acuity Seniors

With the beginning of the new financial year 2021-22, Personal Support Services for seniors (Low Acuity Seniors) launched at TNO under the Family and Wellness Program. Funded by Ontario Health, the team currently serves older adults 55+ living in Thorncliffe Park, Flemingdon Park and St. James Town. Community Support Liaisons (CSL) provide seniors with much-needed care …

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Leaside Community Garden

During the growing season of 2022, Leaside Park Community Garden (“LPCG”) donated the Garden’s fresh organic produce to TNO Food Collaborative, and thus in part, addressing food insecurity. Very often, community members complimented the Garden. On several occasions, adorable kids asked if they could get some tomatoes.  Other kids indicated that they would like to …

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Civil Engagement and Elections

How engaged are you in local politics and initiatives? With both the provincial and municipal elections taking place this year, residents had a lot of opportunity for civic participation.    To encourage engagement and make it more accessible to all, the Flemingdon-Thorncliffe Inter-Agency Network (FTIAN) collaborated with local organizations and resident leaders to facilitate all-candidate …

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Thorncliffe Park Community Hub

Since 2010, TNO has been working with the community and local organizations to build the Thorncliffe Park Community Hub (TPCH): an integrated and sustainable multi-service hub that improves client and community outcomes, and makes the most efficient use of health care, social services, and community resources.    In addition to health, dental, and social services, …

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