Featured Member: Blair Court Community House

Blair Court Community House is a small, not-for-profit organization directly located in a 71 unit subsidized housing community in the south-east end of the city. They are dedicated to supporting the community by offering a wide range of programs and services that address the social, educational and recreational needs of those living in this vibrant, multicultural neighbourhood. They are often the first point of contact for new families moving into the neighbourhood. Their programs and services are geared towards meeting the needs and wants of the community. Blair Court Community House has been in operation for over 10 years and opened its doors roughly 15,500 times last year.

Some of the programs and services provided:

  • Adult Independent Learning Centre with childcare
  • Homework Help Drop In
  • Summer Day Camps
  • Youth Drop-In
  • Snack & Chat with a Community Health Nurse
  • Music Lessons (Piano & Guitar)
  • Women’s Fitness Boot Camp
  • Kid’s Craft and Movie Nights
  • Kid’s Gardening Program
  • Annual Income Tax Clinic
  • Annual Flu Shot Clinic

Want to get involved? They’re looking for the following volunteers:


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