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COVID-19 Service Change: Program continues to operate and offer front counter services. Applications are accepted online or by calling 519-661-4520 ext 3.

Learning, Earning, and Parenting (LEAP) Program

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Citi Plaza
355 Wellington St, Suite 248
London
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General Inquiries: 519-661-2489 ext 4520 option 3
Applications: 519-661-4520 ext 3
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Fax: 519-661-4888
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Application

Call or visit website * Application process required

Eligibility / Target Population

Young parents 16-21 years, and their children, receiving Ontario Works

Fees

Free

Languages

English

Language Notes

French interpretation available upon request

Area Served

London

Accessibility

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Description of Services

Supports to help parents complete high school, enhance their parenting skills, and prepare them to enter the workforce

Learning - Promotes high school graduation * requires participants to regularly attend an educational program that leads to a high school diploma

Earning - Encourages participants to enter school co-op programs and well as part-time or summer employment

Parenting - Supports parents to become effective caregivers * provides list of available parenting programs

Participants in the program may be eligible for:
  • financial assistance with school activities
  • planned parenting activities
  • subsidized child care
  • transportation cost assistance
  • $500 incentive upon graduation

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