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Get to Know Us: Allan Thayil-George

A community organizer and champion of mental health, LOFT’s Allan George helps clients live with dignity while supporting Ontario’s South Asian community of social workers. Social work has always been one of Allan George’s passions. As a Case Manager at

Bringing support to those in need: LOFT’s work with #TeamVaccine

High-risk clients living in Toronto Community Housing and other hot spot areas are getting access to the COVID-19 vaccine through LOFT’s co-led clinics As an Ontario Health Teams partner, LOFT has taken a leadership role with the province’s #TeamVaccine to

Living with multiple health challenges: Sharon’s Story

A mental health activist, Sharon receives support for her physical and mental health needs at LOFT’s Pelham Park Gardens Supported Housing program. Sharon has been living at Pelham Park Gardens, a Toronto Community Housing (TCH) site for more than 30

Get to Know Us: Crystabel Neilson

Crystabel uses her lived experience and advocacy to offer support to LGBT2SQ clients navigating mental health challenges and homelessness. Crystabel knows the challenges of being transgender. When she transitioned, she lost her job and her apartment. She chose to return

The House That Joy Built: A Spotlight on Community Support

For over 30 years, Dr. Heyding and Dr. Pritchard have been dedicating their time to vulnerable women at LOFT’s 416 Community Support for Women program. LOFT’s 416 Community Support for Women (“The 416”), is a drop-in centre providing daily meals,

Get to Know Us: Diane Tsai

Diane goes above and beyond to ensure that every employee is paid on time. Diane Tsai, LOFT’s Payroll and Benefits Administrator, is passionate about both her job and the nonprofit sector. “I enjoy the environment at LOFT,” she says. “My

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