Native Child & Family Services rooftop garden

TUG Tour: Growing Connections - Urban Agriculture and Indigenous Culture

Monday October 17 9:30-12:00 Starting at Native Child and Family Services at 30 College St. west of Yonge (north side) Also visiting the therapeutic garden and Four Winds Aboriginal Health and Wellness program at Central Toronto Community Health Centre, Bathurst and QueenSee how two different organizations are integrating food and medicine with healing practices while learning about Indigenous culture in Toronto. We will have time for discussion. How do people from settler and immigrant cultures connect constructively with Indigenous communities in Toronto? How can... >

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TO Prosperity and urban agriculture

Do you think that reducing poverty isn’t your issue? The City of Toronto’s poverty reduction strategy – TO Prosperity - has a number of action items related to urban agriculture. Numbers correspond to recommendations in the TO Prosperity report: 5.3 Support growth in the number of high-quality, out-of-school-time programs for children and youth8.2 Develop mechanisms that make it easy and cost-effective for public sector and community organizations to procure healthy food >

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