Participation: AIS aims to build strong, healthy tenant communities through tenant involvement and participation. Participants are encouraged to play healthy roles as artists, writers, cooks and group facilitators.
Social Functions: AIS provides, in each building, opportunities for interaction, skills development and community engagement through social, activity-based groups.
Skills Training: AIS provides a variety of instructional forums, workshops and educational seminars and efforts are made to provide part-time job opportunities.
Recreation: AIS believes that recreation makes a powerful contribution to a full and healthy life-style. Much effort goes into planning and enjoying exciting recreational and sports activities such as, BBQ’s; baseball games; knitting clubs, out of town trips, “make and take” meal preparation, reading clubs, and other activities to bring people together.
International Women's Day Event (IWD): For the past 10 years AIS has taken a leadership role in organizing a fabulous International Women’s Day event for women living in shelters and on the streets. In collaboration with CAMH and the Professional Conference Management Association over 250 women are treated to a day of entertainment, fine cuisine, gifts and more..