Roots of Empathy

Record #: SHA1523
Last Modified: 24 May 2023
Last Full Update: 24 May 2023


Description (Service)

Evidence-based classroom program that reduces levels of aggression and bullying among school children while raising social/emotional competence and increasing empathy.

  • empathy-based programs in schools and childcare centres- Seeds of Empathy
  • train volunteer instructors to deliver an age appropriate curriculum
  • invite community families into classrooms to demonstrate the power of a secure attachment relationship between infant and parent
  • Offering programming in 11 countries

Service Details


Mon-Thu 9 am-5 pm, Fri 9 am-3:30 pm

Areas Served Canada
Eligibility Program for elementary schools

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Languages English ; French ; German ; Spanish
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Toronto Downtown
Address & Map
250 Ferrand Dr, Ste 1501
Toronto, ON M3C 3G8
Intersection Don Mills Rd and Eglinton Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 416-944-3001
Toll Free Phone 1-866-766-8763
Fax 416-944-9295
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Primary Contact Cheryl Jackson, Communications; Phone: 647-339-0766; Email:
Primary Executive Mary Gordon, Founder/President