Fresh Start

Type of Service

Alternative Businesses

Program Description

Cross-Toronto Community Development Corporation operating Fresh Start Cleaning & Maintenance offers peer supported employment and social opportunities for psychiatric survivors. Our vision is to employ psychiatric survivors by providing valued services to satisfied customers. Fresh Start values contributing to self and collective mental health recovery through employment and social opportunities. Its services includes janitorial (office and building), extreme cleans (including hoarding and pest control prep), lawn care and snow removal.

Organization's Current Reported COVID-19 Response

Cross-Toronto Community Development Corporation operating as Fresh Start Cleaning and Maintenance continues to provide cleaning services to services that are essential within the community such as shelters and complex need housing (including senior residences). The office will remain open during business hours but on a limited scale to prevent any further spread of the Covid-19 locally. We remain committed to providing sanitary needs for our most vulnerable in society and keeping our employees safe in the field.

Access Information

Referrals are accepted from all sources.

User Costs

Program Cost No
Additional Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 416-504-4262 ext. 227
Website Fresh Start

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 16 and up
Catchment Municipalities: (Toronto)
Wheelchair Access No
Accessibility AccommodationsThe building has two floors. The second floor is where all the social activities and members' meetings occur and it is not accessible.


Policy Allowed




Main Hours

Monday 0830-1630
Tuesday 0830-1630
Wednesday 0830-1630
Thursday 0830-1630
Friday 0830-1630

Office hours are Monday - Friday, 0830-1630. Employment hours vary depending on the position.