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 Over 35 years of Helping Young Pregnant & Parenting Women   

If you are pregnant or have a child and are 19 years old or younger, we’re here to help.

Our Services
For
 Young Pregnant Women, Young Parents & Their Children

Jessie’s provides a safe, inclusive, diverse and judgment-free environment

Counselling - Case Management

Counselling & Case Management

Every young woman accessing Jessie’s services
is assigned a counsellor who is available to her
for personal counselling, information and
advocacy

Parenting Groups

Parenting Groups

Our Parent-Child Centre is a wonderful place to come and discuss infant and child development, develop parenting skills and receive family support

Health Services

Health Services

Pregnant teens have access to free pregnancy tests, specialized prenatal classes, individual health counselling, and nutrition groups held onsite at Jessie’s Centre.

Jessie's High School

Jessie's High School

Every year, 12 young prenatal women and young moms can earn compulsory and elective high school credits from grade 9-12 in a full-day semester program.

Housing Support

Housing Support

Finding suitable housing for pregnant young women and young parents is an important priority at Jessie’s.

Respite Care

Respite Care

Jessie’s Respite Care Program is a program that lets parents, under the age of 25, take a temporary, overnight break (usually over a weekend), knowing that their child(ren) is/are being looked after in a safe environment by a qualified caregiver.

Jessie's Meals Program

Jessie's Meals Program

Every young woman accessing Jessie’s services
is assigned a counsellor who is available to her
for personal counselling, information and
advocacy

Community Education

Community Education

Each year, Jessie’s trains 8 young parents to make presentations to high schools to dispel myths about being a teenage parent, to provide education about healthy sexuality and informed decision-making

Our Services &  Programs Are Free

Jessie’s Can Help….

If you are pregnant or have a child and are 19 years old or younger,we are here to help.

You can always feel comfortable talking with our staff and volunteers. We will honour the choices you make about your  sexual health and your pregnancy options and we will respect your confidentiality

Getting Started Is Easy

Let’s Talk

Once you call to make an appointment, we will arrange for you to meet with a trained counsellor. She will talk to you about our services and give you a tour of our centre.

The intake appointment is a chance for you to ask questions and for us to find out about your unique needs and discuss your thoughts and feelings around your pregnancy.
You will be assigned a counseller who can help connect you with services and programs offered at Jessie’s as well as other outside resources

You Are Welcome At Jessie’s

We believe in you

We cherish the differences and unique qualities that every young woman brings to Jessie’s. We respect and understand your ……

Gender Identity

Your Choice

Your Culture

Confidentiality

Hear what our Young Women say  about Jessie’s

Please take a moment to learn more about Jessie’s Centre in these short videos

Over 35 Years of results

Annual Program Impact

Young Woman who received services at Jessie's

Counselling Sessions

Community Education Presentatons

Meals Served

Children Cared For In Jesie's Child Centre

Young Women who received housing services

Our Partners & Donors

We’re searching for really great organizations, companies, and individuals who would like to help. If you would like to fund a program, volunteer your services or make a donation to help young mothers and their families then please contact us today.

Connect

Address

205 Parliament St
Toronto, Ont m4e 1g5

Phone

416-365-1888

Fax

416-365-1944

Email

mail@jessiescentre.org

Charitable Registration Number

118973734RR00

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