Guide to Services for People Who Are Homeless

Emergency Shelters

Shelters that do not have direct admission are not on the list. Shelters are open Monday to Sunday, 24 hours unless otherwise noted. The preferred way to access shelter is to call 311 or Central Intake 416-338-4766 or Toll free 1-877-338-3398. During the winter the City funds Out of the Cold programs which are operated by volunteers and coordinated through Dixon Hall.

Family

Birkdale Residence
416-392-5650
1229 Ellesmere Road
toronto.ca/housing
ssha@toronto.ca
Women and their children

Christie Refugee Welcome Centre
416-588-9277
43 Christie Street
christiestreetrc.com
general@christiestreetrc.com
Families, women with children, single women

Family Residence
416-397-1318
4222 Kingston Road
toronto.ca/housing
sshe@toronto.ca
Families, including partners

Red Door Family Shelter
416-469-3457
875 Queen Street East
reddoorshelter.ca
reception@reddoorshelter.ca
Families, women with children

Robertson House
416-392-5662
291 Sherbourne Street
toronto.ca/housing
ssha@toronto.ca
Women and their children

Sojourn House
416-864-0515
101 Ontario Street
sojournhouse.org
info@sojournhouse.org
Single refugees and claimants, families with children

Toronto Community Hostel
416-925-4431
191 Spadina Road
tchostel.org
info@tchostel.org
Refugee families with children

Mixed adult

Assessment and Referral Centre
416-392-0090    
129 Peter Street
toronto.ca/housing
ssha@toronto.ca
Walk-in services 9-11:30 am

COSTI Reception Centre
416-922-6688
100 Lippincott Street
costi.org
info@costi.org
18+

Dixon Hall Heyworth House
416-691-0012
2714 Danforth Avenue
dixonhall.org
info@dixonhall.org
24+

Fife House
416-205-9888
confidential address
fifehouse.org
info@fifehouse.org
16+ with HIV or AIDs

Fred Victor Bethlehem United Shelter
416-644-1734
1161 Caledonia Road
fredvictor.org
18+, pets allowed

Homes First Society - Scarborough Shelter
416-395-0993
3576 St. Clair Avenue East
homesfirst.on.ca
admin@homesfirst.on.ca
18+

University Settlement Shelter
416-598-3444
23 Grange Road
universitysettlement.ca
18+
Oct-May: Fr, Sa, Su 5:30 pm.-6:30 am
June-Sept: Sa, Su 5:30 pm.-6:30 am

Single Men

Christie-Ossington Men’s Shelter
416-516-8642
973 Lansdowne Avenue
conccommunity.org
24+
Mon-Fri 4:30 pm-8 am
Sa, Sun 24/7

Good Shepherd Centre
416-869-3619
412 Queen Street East
goodshepherd.ca
18+
Mon-Sun 5:30 pm-8 am

Native Men’s Residence
416-652-0334
14 Vaughan Road
nameres.org
general@nameres.org
16+

Sagatay
416-651-6750
26 Vaughan Road
nameres.org
sagatayprogram@nameres.org
16+

Salvation Army - Gateway
416-368-0324
107 Jarvis Street
thegateway.org
information@thegateway.org
21+

Salvation Army - Maxwell Meighen
416-366-2733
135 Sherbourne Street
maxwellmeighen.ca
18+

Scott Mission Overnight Shelter
416-923-8872
502 Spadina Avenue
scottmission.com
info@scottmission.com
24+
Mon-Sun 7 pm-7 am

Seaton House Main Site
416-392-5522
339 George Street
toronto.ca/housing
ssha@toronto.ca
18+

St. Simon’s Shelter
416-925-7475
525 Bloor Street East
stsimonsshelter.ca
stsimonsshelter@bellnet.ca
18+
Mon-Sun 4:30 pm-8:30 am
 

Single Women

Fred Victor Centre Women's Hostel
416-368-2642
86 Lombard Street
fredvictor.org
18+
3 pm-9:15 am

Homes First Society - Savard’s
416-395-0932
1322 Bloor Street West
homesfirst.ca
admin@homesfirst.ca
18+ with mental health issues

Nellie’s
416-461-1084
confidential address
nellies.org
community@nellies.org
16+ or women with children

Salvation Army - Evangeline Residence
416-762-9636
2808 Dundas Street West
salvationarmy.ca
16+

Salvation Army - Florence Booth
416-603-9800
723 Queen Street West
salvationarmy.ca
16+

St. Vincent De Paul - Amelie House
416-465-0475
126 Pape Avenue
svdptoronto.org
ameliehouse@rogers.com
18+

St. Vincent De Paul - Elisa House
416-259-2528
60 Newcastle Street
svdptoronto.org
elisahouse.svdptoronto@rogers.ca
18+

St. Vincent De Paul - Mary’s Home
416-595-1578
70 Gerrard Street East
svdptoronto.org
boluwolerotimi.maryshome@rogers.com
16+

Street Haven at the Crossroads
416-967-6060
87 Pembroke Street
streethaven.com
info@streethaven.com
16+

Women’s Residence Main Site
416-392-5500
674 Dundas Street West
toronto.ca/housing
ssha@toronto.ca
16+

Women's Residence - Bellwoods House
416-392-5790
63 Bellwoods Avenue
toronto.ca/housing
ssha@toronto.ca

YWCA First Stop Woodlawn
416-922-3271
80 Woodlawn Avenue East
ywcatoronto.org
1intake@ywcatoronto.org
16+

Youth

Covenant House
416-598-4898
Crisis line 416-593-4849
Toll Free 1-800-435-7308
20 Gerrard Street East
covenanthouse.ca
general@covenanthouse.ca
16-24

Eva’s Phoenix
416-364-4716
11 Ordnance Street
evasinitiatives.com
info@evas.ca
16-24

Eva’s Place
416-441-1414
Crisis line 416-441-4060
360 Lesmill Road
evasinitiatives.com
info@evas.ca
16-24

Eva’s Satellite
416-229-1874
Crisis line 416-642-1534
25 Canterbury Place
evasinitiatives.com
info@evas.ca
16-24

Horizons for Youth
416-781-9898
422 Gilbert Avenue
horizonsforyouth.org
info@horizonsforyouth.org
16-24

Native Child and Family Services Transition House for Men
416-323-1840
558 Bathurst Street
nativechild.org
info@nativechild.org
16-24 Aboriginal men
 
Turning Point Emergency Shelter
416-925-9250
95 Wellesley Street East
turningpoint.ca
info@turningpoint.ca
16-24 men

YMCA House
416-504-9700
7 Vanauley Street
ymcagta.org
16-24 men

Youth Without Shelter
416-748-0110
6 Warrendale Court
yws.on.ca
communications@yws.on.ca
16-24

YWCA First Stop Woodlawn
416-922-3271
80 Woodlawn Avenue East
ywcatoronto.org
1intake@ywcatoronto.org
16-25 women


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