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Anna refused to leave the streets for a shelter. As temperatures plunged, I got worried. Then someone stepped in with an unusual solution.
How poverty affects pregnancy in one Toronto community.
A baby boom’s coming to Toronto’s high-rise communities, but are they built for healthy family life?
As Parkdale’s affordable housing crisis turns into a public health crisis, a community organization decides to take over a rooming house.
One percent of the population accounts for a third of health care spending. Can a program for some of Toronto’s neediest change that?
How breaking economic isolation is key to improving mental health for immigrant women.
A simple household nuisance reveals the cracks within our support system for Toronto seniors.
A day at a clinic in Rockcliffe-Smythe that offers health care to anyone who can provide a postal code starting with the letter M.
One 90-year-old grandmother's resolve to remain independent.
What happens to the health of the people left behind?
As a counsellor, Ahmed Haider saw the way lack of meaningful work affected his clients. Then he lost his job.
Every Friday morning elderly residents eagerly await the arrival of Dr. Lim, their unofficial doctor-in-residence.
This little known neighbourhood on Toronto's west side struggles with some of the highest rates of chronic disease in the city.
In conversation with one of Ontario’s only indigenous community health centres.
Ms. Palmer is 93 and slowly losing her eyesight. Like so many seniors, she wants to keep living alone.
A former resident traces his path out of homelessness and addiction in Moss Park.
How poverty and social isolation are affecting the South Asian community on Toronto's east side.
Why does Kensington-Chinatown have one of the highest rates of low-urgency emergency department visits in the city?
Language is one of the biggest barriers to engaging the people of Thorncliffe Park. The other is trust.
Stonegate Community Health Centre is trying to treat patients before they get sick.