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How one Ontario woman finally escaped her abusive husband

Domestic violence is rampant in Canada—and hard to escape. But the justice system is evolving to better serve survivors

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7 Toronto & GTA caterers making a difference

This season, book a catering company that’s as committed to the community as it is creative in the kitchen

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4 effective ways to help your kids fundraise

These strategies help little philanthropists successfully raise money for causes that are near and dear to their hearts

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Five fun, easy ways to make friends with your neighbours

From dinner invites to street parties, these strategies will build lasting relationships in your neighbourhood

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Land acknowledgements: uncovering an oral history of Tkaronto

The GTA has been home to Indigenous peoples for millennia. Here, Sara Roque and Selena Mills share their reflections on this land

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5 ways to celebrate community in November

Share cultural traditions, engage your mind and build a custom gift basket for a family in need

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Pumpkin parades keep the Halloween spirit going

These popular community get-togethers are a fun way to meet your neighbours and browse local works of art

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Sit, stay, heal: Paws-on therapy for long-term care residents

At Toronto’s Rekai Centre, long-term care residents receive comfort and companionship from dogs, cats and birds

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The secret to raising socially responsible children

GTA parents share their top tips for informing kids and teaching them how to give back

Socially Conscious Books

10 books that teach kids about social justice

These socially conscious books will teach kids of all ages about equality