Saleem Bio 2018Saleem Haniff was born, raised, educated, and still works and lives in Toronto. He has worked with children, youth and their families in a variety of contexts across the province, which include youth and adult shelters, youth justice, mentoring, school-based violence prevention, walk in and community-based counseling, therapy, and developmental services. Saleem is currently the Mental Health & Well-Being Lead at the Toronto District School Board and has a professional commitment to work with youth across Canada to help them live well on their way to reaching their personal best. Saleem finds inspiration from his wife and mother’s unwavering strength, his 2 daughter’s unfiltered and care-free worldview, and his father’s sage mantra that, “Knowledge isn’t power until you act on what you know.”