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February 23, 2018

What's been going on at Eva's? Getting to Know our Founder, Eva Smith People often described Eva Smith as a no-nonsense woman. A strong Black woman and a pillar of the North York community, Eva brought attention to important issues such as hidden homelessness. Though she passed ... Read more ›

February 15, 2018

“She loved all students, but she was very, very keen for the progress of Black students.” – My Name Is Eva: A Biography of Eva Smith (William ... Read more ›

February 1, 2018

“Does anybody care about me?” Many youths struggling with homelessness can end up feeling like nobody cares and it’s an awful feeling. That’s why we’re so excited to be partnering with Camp Manitou to deliver homemade, hand decorated cookie grams to youth at ... Read more ›

January 31, 2018

Mental health affects us all. Even though everyone’s experience with homelessness is different, there is no doubt that housing security and mental health are ... Read more ›

January 23, 2018

Research shows that older youth who have experienced abuse or neglect are more likely to experience homelessness, mental health issues, substance use, human trafficking, and decreased employment ... Read more ›

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