Jane Alliance Neighbourhood Services (JANS), founded in 1999, is a multi-service community based registered charitable organization for newcomers, seniors, youth and women. JANS has been successfully providing high-quality services for more than 16 years in the Rockcliffe-Smythe neighbourhood and surrounding areas. Located in one of Toronto’s priority neighbourhoods, JANS serves clients from diverse backgrounds in a non-discriminatory approach.
JANS offers effective programs and services to the community. This is reflected in a friendly and safe environment, where newcomers and neighbours support each other, learn from each other and take action together, as responsible citizens for a more compassionate society. In addition, we offer these services without discrimination based on gender, cultural background, sexual orientation, ethnicity and religion or place of origin - as enshrined in the Canadian Charter of Rights and required by the Ontario Human Rights Act.
To enhance the social and economic development of disadvantaged groups through community empowerment.
People living in an equitable environment, promoting their living standards and participating to the community and economic development.
Jane Alliance Neighbourhood Services (JANS) is opened however, the model of providing services has changed due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Our main priority is the safety of our clients and staffs. Here are a list of some operational changes:
We meet clients by appointment only.
Any clients visiting our office must wear face mask, must sanitize hand before using the facility and must fill a Covid-19 information sheet. Unwillingness to follow the rules will exclude you from using our services.
We have transition our programs online. Please check our website for upcomig programs and Zoom Code.
The computer lab is opened to the public, maximum 5 perosns at a time for a maximum time limit of 45 minutes.
we are still providing clothing donations. you can call frontdesk to register your name with your requirements. Our staff are happy to drop off package at your door.
We provide a food delivery program for seniors. Please call the front desk to register, our staff will deliver to your door .
E-3 for Youth (Education, Engagement, and Empowerment Events)
(Government of Canada)
Thinking of Elders (United Way)
Senior Stay Safe (S3)
New Horizon for Seniors, Service Canada)
Dress to Impress
(E-3: Education, Engagement, and Empowerment)
E-3 (Youth Project)
Understanding of Black History & Culture in Canada
Jan 12, 2021
9:00am—1:00pm (Wednesdays: All Day)
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
5 PM to 6 PM
Funders, Partners and Sponsors