Yasmin Ratansi

Your member of parliament for


Don Valley East

Yasmin Ratansi

Your member of parliament for


Don Valley East

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Community services – Other

Neighbourhood Information Post – Help with rent
www.nipost.org

Over the last 40 years, Neighbourhood Information Post has evolved into a vital community service provider, a pioneer in innovative homelessness prevention programs and a strong community partner in Toronto, especially for low-income individuals and families in eastern part of Downtown Toronto. NIP started the first Rent Bank program in Canada, which has become a model for many other similar programs in the country.  Building on the success of the Rent Bank, NIP has again played a key role in the creation of energy assistance programs for low-income households in Ontario.

TDSB – English as a Second Language
http://www.tdsb.on.ca/Adult-Learners/Learn-English/-ESL-Programs

Gaining proficiency in English is a critical skill for many newcomers to our city. Every year, nearly 20,000 adults benefit from the TDSB’s English as a Second Language classes