Building Character. Building Strength. Building Hope.

Building Character. Building Strength. Building Hope.

Building Character. Building Strength. Building Hope.

Character Community:

Building a safe, inclusive and connected York Region. Empowering young people to overcome barriers and become community leaders. Inspiring seniors to connect with their community.

Our Programs

Slap Shot Hockey Program

Reducing social isolation and building self-esteem in young people facing barriers through sport.

Music Alive Program

Building confidence, stronger peer relationships and promoting collaboration in young people through character in the arts.

Youth Social Justice Days Program

Empowering youth with the tools to make positive character decisions leading to greater civic engagement.

CC Seniors Task Force Program

Building strong positive connections with peers and increasing social inclusion levels for seniors through community building activities.

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Latest News & Events

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In 2019, we delivered our programs to 13,614 children,  youth and seniors across York Region

 

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 SLAPSHOT             MUSIC ALIVE               SOCIAL JUSTICE DAYS         EG SENIORS TASK FORCE

        284                         12,302                                608                                        420                           Grades 4-6                     Students All Ages                               Grades 6-8                                          Older Adults (55+)

Music Alive 2021!Virtual Education Edition

Calling all Music Teachers and Directors! Registration is now open!!!