Fall 2023 Housing Help Services Certificate (HHSC)

The Housing Help Services Certificate (HHSC) is an online comprehensive professional development certificate that provides skills and competencies to housing professionals in order to serve clients more effectively within the housing and homelessness sector. Our training series aims to help housing professionals achieve better outcomes for homeless and at-risk individuals and households. Staff completing this certificate will benefit from up-to-date training in this specialized, housing-focused, area of service delivery.

The current series runs from September 12 until October 5, 2023 and,
• Consists of eight half-days, offered twice per week (9:00am to 12:30pm)
• The cost is $450 per participant to register
• Training is delivered in person and via Zoom video conferencing platform

Eligibility: You must be employed by an agency or organization within Toronto.

In order to register, click here to download the PDF registration form, fill out all sections, and e-mail the completed form to training@eyetfrp.ca.

Payment must be received in full and in advance by – September 7, 2023 – registration deadline. Payment by cheque or money order must be issued by an agency; no personal cheques will be accepted.

Fall 2023 Training Schedule:
1. Introduction to Housing Help Services – Tuesday September 12, 2023
2. Harm Reduction & Working with Landlords – Thursday September 14, 2023
3. Tenant & Landlord – Rights & Responsibilities – Tuesday September 19, 2023
4. Anti-Oppression & Housing Standards – Thursday September 21, 2023
5. Budgeting & Resource Management – Tuesday September 26, 2023
6. Housing Access & Income Supports – Thursday September 28, 2023
7. Housing Stability & Eviction Prevention – Tuesday October 03, 2023
8. Understanding Mental Health in Housing – Thursday October 05, 2023

Registered participants will gain access to the webinars via a “Join” link (Zoom is compatible with PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone or Android devices).

For more information about HHSC, contact Thania Valle, Training Facilitator, at 647-259-9336 or thania@eyetfrp.ca.

2022 Annual General Meeting

You’re Invited!

East York East Toronto Family Resources (EYET)

2022 Annual General Meeting

The Board of Directors of EYET Family Resources cordially invites you to attend its 2022 Annual General Meeting (AGM) to be held Monday, June 19, 2023. A welcoming reception will be at 6:00 p.m. followed by the business meeting at 6:30 p.m.

This meeting will be in-person at Queen Street East Presbyterian Church, Upper Banquet Hall, 947 Queen Street East, Toronto, ON M4M 1J9.

For more information or to register please “click here

Once your registration is confirmed, a meeting package will be available for pick-up upon your arrival at the AGM.

We look forward to seeing you!


2021 Annual General Meeting

East York East Toronto Family Resources
invites you to attend its
2021 Annual General

Date: Monday June 20th, 2022
Time: 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Location: EYET’s Head Office – 947 Queen St E

Click Here to Pre-Register

There are a limited number of spaces available for the meeting, so please RSVP as soon as possible.  Please note that only current voting members of EYET can speak and vote at the business meeting.  Voting members are individuals who have completed a membership application and meet eligibility criteria for membership. EYET does not have organizational memberships.

Housing Services Job Opportunities

East York/East Toronto Family Resources (EYET) is a non-profit multi-service agency providing a range of services, resources and supports to individuals, families and the community in key areas: early learning and child care, housing, outreach and community services within a community development and capacity building framework. EYET is committed to accountability, responsiveness, inclusion, innovation and collaboration.

EYET Housing Services is currently accepting applications for the following positions:

Program Supervisor

Housing Worker

Community Conversation

Community Conversations

The EYET Community Conversation seeks to bring housing professionals and service providers across the sector together to engage, to collaborate, build community, and to share skills and strategies for facing the unique challenges that this pandemic has presented. 

These Community Conversations focus on specific, relevant, and timely housing and homelessness related topics, and invite housing professionals, managers, administrators, and service users together to work collaboratively on identifying needs, discussing strategies for meeting those needs, and sharing skills and ideas that have worked well. 

Our Community Conversations are solutions-oriented, and facilitated by EYET staff and guest presenters. The ideas shared in our working groups are captured and compiled in this space for the benefit of the sector. Check the materials and resources that we have made available under each Community Conversation topic, shared by housing professionals from across Toronto.

Click here to learn more about the EYET Community Conversation series.

EarlyON In-Person Programming

In Person Hours – Drop-In

Welcome to your local EarlyON Child and Family Centre! All programs are free and designed to support children’s play and parents/caregivers in their role as children’s first teachers. Join us to explore early learning play activities and parenting information sessions. Enjoy snacks and participate in family literacy adventures. 

EarlyON Cosburn Drop-In

  • Monday – 9:00 – 11:30 AM (Caregiver Only)
  • Monday – 1:30 – 3:30 AM
  • Tuesday – 9:00 – 11:30 AM
  • Wednesday – 1:30 – 4:00 PM
  • Friday – 9:00 – 11:30 AM (Outdoors from June – October)

EarlyON Danforth Drop-In

  • Monday – 9:00 – 11:30 AM
  • Tuesday – 9:00 – 11:30 AM
  • Wednesday – 1:30 – 4:00 PM
  • Thursday – 9:00 – 11:30 AM
  • Friday – 9:00 – 11:30 AM (Outdoors from June – October)
  • Saturday – 9:00 – 11:30 AM

EarlyON Sackville Drop-In

  • Monday – 9:00 – 11:30 AM
  • Wednesday – 9:00 – 11:30 AM
  • Wednesday – 1:30 – 4:00 PM
  • Thursday – 9:00 – 11:30 AM (Outdoors from June – October)

In-person Programming – Baby and Me – Drop-in Hours

This is an infant stimulation program for babies with their parents/caregivers.  Join us for songs and rhymes, special guests and activities as well as social time with other adults and babies. Babies must be birth – 12 months of age to participate.

EarlyON Cosburn Baby and Me

  • Wednesday – 9:00 – 11:00 am

EarlyON Danforth Baby and Me

  • Thursday 1:30 – 3:30 PM

EarlyON Sackville Baby and Me

  • Tuesday – 9:00 – 11:00 AM
  • Tuesday – 1:30 – 3:30 PM
  • Thursday – 1:30 – 2:30 PM (at the Library)

In-person Programming – Book Corner

A FREE program for parents/caregivers and children from birth – 12 years. Our goal is to support and promote early literacy and reading. 

EarlyON Cosburn Book Corner

  • Tuesday 3:00 – 4:00 PM    

EarlyON Danforth Book Corner

  • Friday 1:30 – 2:30 PM    

In-person Programming – Small Group – Sensory Play – Registered Program Hours

Small Group Sensory Play is designed specifically for families with children who find regular drop-in programs overwhelming, who may need support to interact with other children, or may have sensory needs that are not being met during a larger drop-in.

EarlyON Cosburn Small Group Sensory Play

EarlyON Danforth Small Group Sensory Play

Virtual Programming – Circle & Story Time

Join us for one hour of circle and story time adventures!