Acorn to Oak Youth Services

Helping children, youth, families, seniors, and newcomers through services, education, intervention, mediation and practical support.

Registered Charity #: 89451459RR0001

Welcome To Acorn to Oak

Making a Difference In Lives And Community


Acorn2Oak Youth Services have been positively impacting lives and communities in the Greater Toronto Area for over twenty years through its wide range of programs, geared towards providing solutions and support for individuals and families.  Hundreds of youth, young adults and families have been helped and transformed regardless of their race, culture and religious beliefs.  Our services include  intervention, mediation, counselling, education, mentorship, sports, recreation, providing food weekly to families in need, COVID-19 services to frontline workers,  seniors, and at-risk families.

Our Mission

To transform lives and help people find a way forward in
complex situations impacting children, youth, families,
and communities.

Our Programs

We are constantly updating our programs to meet the needs of children, youth, newcomers and seniors, to help them navigate challenging circumstances and thrive.  

Our Directors

Our directors consist of an  accomplished team of professionals who offer diverse  guidance to the organization,  help to develop and work in programs, serve as mentors to our co-op College students, and give practical help wherever needed.


Effiom Zamal Whyte


Dr. Victoria Nelson

Vice Chairperson

Dr. Viorica Al Khatib-Brown

Director of Counselling

Oluyemesi Beckley


Our Staff

Our team includes a committed group of lawyers, educators, social workers, counsellors, child and youth care workers, support staff, and great volunteers. 


Stowell Theodore

Vice President of Operations

Keisha Johnson

Business Development Administrator

Deborah London

Community Development Specialist

Our Sponsors & Funders

Contact Us

  • Address: 1224 Dundas St East, Unit 25 Mississauga On,L4Y 4A2
  • Phone: 905.566.2359
  • Email:
  • Instagram:  @acorn2oak_services
  • Twitter:  @a2o_services
  • Facebook:  @Acorn2OakServices