Marian Shrine of Gratitude

Located just behind our location. Come spend some time with us!


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St. Bernadette's Day Care

The St. Bernadette’s children’s programs provide a supervised environment where children 2 1/2 to 13 years old, with or without special needs, can interact, plan and learn.

St. Bernadette's Mission

"Every person has the right to live and actively participate within their community"

"Celebrating 20 years of Service!"

Matthew 5: 8

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Focus on Youth - Profile on St. Bernadette's Family Resource Centre

Focus on Youth – Profile on St. Bernadette’s Family Resource Centre

Days at camp vary and can range from a variety activities that keep the children engaged and active throughout the day. This can include activities such as arts and crafts, dramatic arts, playing in the playground, playing sports, swimming, and several other games and activities prepared by the amazing group of staff and counselors. The…

ShareLife - 2014 Report To Donors

ShareLife – 2014 Report to Donors

St. Jude Academy of the Arts is like a second home for Robert — other participants and employees are his extended family. St. Jude’s provides Robert with a secure, comfortable environment where he can express himself through the performing arts program. Not usually comfortable in crowds, or even in the company of others, the program…

Doors of Hope

Doors of Hope
Celebrating 100 Years of Catholic Charities

The act of charity is one of the most important ways that we are called upon to support each other, help our communities, and reach out to lift the world. Offering hope through sharing is an important part of our Catholic identity. Charity in all of its variety, offers those in need a doorway that…

Focus On Youth

Focus on Youth

St. Bernadette’s Family Resource Centre has been featured on the Toronto Catholic School Board website. See more here:  

A Beautiful Site

A Beautiful Sight!

During a full weekend of celebrations honoring the first Friday Sacred Heart devotions and the first Saturday rosary procession, celebrations continued  honoring our blessed Mothers Birthday. On September 8th, 2013 at 6pm during the malalebin, a beautiful site was seen by several pilgrims while reciting the rosary at the Marian Shrine of Gratitude. The Lord…

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    “Our Confirmation Program was greatly enriched when we held our annual retreat at St. Jude’s Academy of the Arts.  Angie and her staff brought our young people closer to Jesus through their witness, contemporary music ministry, and fun games and activities.  I highly recommend the program.”


    Chris Confirmation Coordinator at St. Margaret Mary of Alacoque Church

    “Hey Youth Works Kentucky!

    Despite the shortened 3 days that you were at St. Jude’s you guys truly have changed our lives, and left a spiritual mark on our journeys. We miss you guys greatly at St. Jude’s and we will definitely give the clients your regards and greetings!

    Keep the spirit alive, let God lead the way!”

    Ricardo Canlas St. Augustine's Seminary

    “A huge thank you to everyone at St. Jude’s for the most amazing experience! It was truly a blessing! We miss all of you already! You are and always will be in our prayers! God Bless! Keep working for His Kingdom!

    P.S. Ethan it was all of our idea to write you a note, but it’s Graham’s hand writing! :) Know that we all appreciate the everything you did for us this past week! Especially the card tricks! God Bless!”

    Brittany Boom Grand Valley State

    “St. Judes definitely changed my life. You guys taught me so much, and I wish I could live in Toronto just so I could volunteer there all the time. Some of us from the Florida group are going to get together and find a place like St. Jude’s to work at. Thanks for inspiring us to do great things. You are all the most amazing people. I miss you a lot!”

    Carly Starkey H.B. Plant High School


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