School of Social and Community Services: Programs

Our School of Social and Community Services started in 1967 in a very different Toronto than present day. Over the past 40-plus years, the School of Social and Community Services has responded to the changing needs of the city through new and enhanced programs that reflect what is happening in any given moment or decade.

As a student in any of the following programs, you will benefit from the most current information in your field. Your education will be both theoretical, through classroom and group learning, and applied through your placements. Your focus will be on independent thinking, intervention know-how, teamwork, leadership, community awareness and professionalism The result will be an education that gets you the job.

You can make a difference in your community with an education from the George Brown School of Social and Community Services.

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CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS

DIPLOMA PROGRAMS

2016-2017
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Credential: Ontario College Advanced Diploma
In the Child and Youth Care program, students have the opportunity to learn the skills necessary to work effectively with at-risk youth who are experiencing social, emotional, developmental and behavioural difficulties.Successful graduates of this program will also earn Child & Youth Care Educational Accreditation (CYCEA).
2017-2018
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Credential: Ontario College Advanced Diploma
The Child and Youth Care program (formerly the Child and Youth Worker program) teaches students the necessary skills to work effectively with at-risk youth who are experiencing social, emotional, developmental and behavioural difficulties.
2016-2017
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Credential: Ontario College Advanced Diploma
In the Child and Youth Care (Fast-Track) program, you will have an opportunity to learn the necessary skills to work effectively with at-risk youth who are experiencing developmental and behavioural difficulties. Apply to this program if you have already completed a diploma or degree.Successful graduates of this program will also earn Child & Youth Care Educational Accreditation (CYCEA).
2017-2018
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Credential: Ontario College Advanced Diploma
In the Child and Youth Care (Fast-Track) program, you will have an opportunity to learn the necessary skills to work effectively with at-risk youth who are experiencing developmental and behavioural difficulties. Apply to this program if you have already completed a diploma or degree in the related social sciences.
2016-2017
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Credential: Ontario College Diploma
The Community Worker program teaches you how to do community and development work and help others at a group and systems level. This program includes the potential for an international summer placement in either Cuba or Jamaica.
2017-2018
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Credential: Ontario College Diploma
The Community Worker program teaches you how to engage with community and development work, and support others at a group and systems level. This program includes placements in community organizations.
2016-2017
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Credential: Ontario College Diploma
Social Service Worker is an innovative program that provides students with an opportunity to learn theoretical models, methods of practice, group facilitation, life skills, community organizing and development. This two-year program combines in-class learning with two field placement components.
2017-2018
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Credential: Ontario College Diploma
Social Service Worker is an innovative program that provides students with an opportunity to learn theoretical models, methods of practice, group facilitation, life skills, community organizing and development. This two-year program combines in-class learning with two field placement opportunities.
2016-2017
Added to Comparison
Credential: Ontario College Diploma
Social Service Worker (Fast-Track) is an innovative program that provides students with the opportunity to learn theoretical models, methods of practice, group facilitation, life skills, community organizing and development. This is a condensed version (three semesters) of the two-year (C119) program that allows college and university graduates faster entry into a social service worker career.
2017-2018
Added to Comparison
Credential: Ontario College Diploma
Social Service Worker (Fast-Track) is an innovative program that provides students with the opportunity to learn theoretical models, methods of practice, group facilitation, life skills, community organizing and development. This is a condensed version (three semesters) of the two-year (C119) program that allows college and university graduates from the social sciences entry into a career in social services.

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POST-GRADUATE PROGRAMS