Parkdale Community Resources
Due to COVID-19, many organizations have changed how they are providing services or may be temporarily closed. Please call or visit their website for more info.
Parkdale Public Library
1303 Queen St. West
Services include books loans, computers, and reading programs.
Parkdale Community Information Centre
Provides community information and referrals including assistance with form filling, problem solving, and settlement services
Parkdale Community Legal Services
Free legal services to low income people living in Parkdale including landlord/tenant, immigration, mental health, workers’ rights, welfare benefits and pension issues. Complete web form to request a phone appointment. https://www.parkdalelegal.org/contact/
Parkdale Queen West Community Health Centre
Primary health care, dental care, harm reduction, and counselling services.
1257 Queen St. West
Masaryk-Cowan Community Centre
220 Cowan Avenue
Provides recreational programs for all ages.
Parkdale Activity and Recreation Centre (PARC)
1499B Queen St. West
PARC imagines a world where everyone lives with dignity, safety and there are enough resources for everyone to achieve their potential.
Parkdale People’s Economy, also known as Parkdale Community Economic Development (PCED) Project, is a network of over 30 community-based organizations and hundreds of community members collaborating to build decent work, shared wealth, and equitable development in Parkdale.
More Community Resources
Assaulted Women’s Helpline
Provides free and confidential counselling, emotional support, information and referrals. Offers a 24-hour telephone and TTY crisis line to all women who have experienced abuse: 416-863-0511
Distress Centres of Greater Toronto
Provides support to individuals at risk including Emotional support, Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention, Intervention & Postvention.
24-hour Helpline: 416-408-4357
Toronto Rape Crisis Centre / Multicultural Women Against Rape (TRCC/MWAR)
Provides a wide range of services to all survivors of sexual violence, their family members and friends including a 24 hour Crisis Line: 416-597-8808