Return to Community page








Anti-Bullying Intervention at School Oxford Journals:
Health Promotion International
June 2001 V. Stevens, I. De Bourdeaudhuij and P. Van Oost

Theatre project reaches out to youth Article

Fannie Sunshine Toronto-based Mixed Company Theatre created a specialized piece to assist in the training of police officers assigned to the city's priority neighbourhoods in 12 and 31 Divisions to help improve community relations.

Students graduate from pilot project that kept them working this summer Article

August 30, 2007
Clark Kim The Youth Association for Academics Athletics and Character Education (YAAACE) organization, serving the Jane and Finch area of North York, benefited from the Focus On Youth program. 
   Hip hop activist brings message of peace to Jane and Finch

June 9, 2009
Fannie Sunshine  
  Conflict Resolution Programs in Schools Source: ERIC Clearinghouse on Urban Education New York NY
 Morton Inger
  One striking worker. One angry resident. Let's talk  Article
The Toronto Star
July 5, 2009
Mary Ormsby
Two sides of the garbage strike in Toronto. Understanding through listening
  A 'green' solution to city's garbage woes Letter to the Editor
The Toronto Star
July 5, 2009

Jack MacDougall   
  POLICE: More schools to have officers as program expands
The North York Mirror
June 29, 2009
Andrew Palamarchuk

Police Chief Bill Blair said the school resource officer program is making a difference. "We have seen significant reductions in crime," he said

  Toronto Anti-Violence Intervention Strategy
July 8, 2009
Andrew Palamarchuk  

Star-filled We Day gets youths fired up  Toronto Star article
Oct. 6, 2009
Daniel Dale

Kielburgers' event melds entertainment with inspiring messages for thousands of youths

 Exit Strategy  UofT Alumni Magazine article
Fall 2009
 John Lorinc
 This fall, the City of Toronto will test a U of T program that offers youths alternatives to gang life
"Plain old untrendy troubles and emotions"  The Guardian, article
September 20, 2008
David Foster Wallace
Adapted from the commencement speech the author gave to a graduating class at Kenyon College, Ohio
 "Is Life Getting Better?"  U of T Magazine article
Winter 2010
Kurt Kleiner
"Moving beyond economic measures of well-being" - About the Canadian Index of Well-Being (CIW)
NEW  Jane-Finch advocate honoured

Tha Mirror article January 22, 2010


Brad Pritchard  Antonius Jamal Clarke, founder of Friends in Trouble (FiT), a youth organization, dedicates his life to bringing social justice and equality to his community. 
 NEW Youth in Policing positions available for students 14-17 

The Mirror article January 22, 2010

Andrew Palamarchuk 

Info session Jan. 30, & Feb. 10. Applications by Feb. 17. Must live in priority neighbourhood; have no criminal record or charges