York Region (Region of)

Site: Administrative Centre

Service: Learning, Earning and Parenting (LEAP)

Record Details
Alternate Name LEAP ; Ontario Works
Office Phone 1-877-464-9675
TTY Phone 1-866-512-6228  
For the deaf or hard of hearing: 905-895-4293
E-Mail AccessYork@york.ca
Website www.york.ca
Funding Regional / Municipal
Description (Service) Helps parents complete high school, access child care and parenting programs, and obtain the supports they need to reach their goals * provides supports including extra money for school supplies, clothes, and class trips; provides supports for participants with English language, literacy, or numeracy problems, as well as learning or other disabilities; provides child care with no user fees while parents are in school giving parents a chance to do homework and study
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served York Region
Eligibility Ages: 25 year(s) and under 
An Ontario Works program for parents age 16 to 25 receiving Employment and Financial Support who have not completed high school * participation in the program is mandatory for parents under age 18 receiving Employment and Financial Support * parents under age 25 are encouraged to participate * all participants must meet continuing Ontario Works eligibility requirements and attend school regularly.
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Access York ; Interpretive Services
Fees None
Located In Community Newmarket
Address & Map
17250 Yonge St
Newmarket, ON L3Y 6Z1
Mailing Address 17250 Yonge St 
Newmarket, ON L3Y 6Z1
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Service Categories High School Students ~ New Parents ; School Based Teen Parent/Pregnant Teen Programs


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