A Sampling of Toronto’s Diverse Communities

Toronto is famous for its immensely diverse communities; here is a small sampling of websites to represent some of those communities.

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Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Communities


Aboriginal/First Nations

Multicultural Websites

  • Toronto.com contains a wide range of listings of restaurants, bars, shopping, community services, and religious services throughout Toronto’s various communities.
  • Toronto Tourism – A site created and maintained by the Toronto Convention & Visitors Association, it provides a brief description of Toronto’s neighbourhoods.
  • The Toronto Multicultural Calendar

Accessibility Services

African/Caribbean/Black Canadian

  • Share – An online newspaper serving the Black and Caribbean community of Toronto. Contains international and community news, sports, entertainment and community information.
  • Black Business and Professional Association – Contains information on this Toronto based organization, its community events and a business directory.
  • Caribana Toronto – Modelled after Carnival in Trinidad, this yearly parade and music festival celebrates Carribean culture with more than 1 million participants.

East Asian Canadian

South Asian Canadian

European Canadian

Latin/Hispanic Canadian

  • Toronto Hispano – A website in Spanish. Includes entertainment, events, sports, job postings, forums and more.

Middle Eastern Canadian

Buddhist Community

Hindu Community

Sikh Community

Jewish Community

Christian/Catholic Community

Islamic Community