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Greenstone

Geraldton Family Resource Centre
Business Line:  1-807-854-1529
Toll Free:  1-800-363-4588
Fax:  1-807-854-0466
Crisis Line:  1-807-854-1571 or 1-800-265-7317
Email:  gfrc@greenstone.ca
P O Box 70, 1800 Main Street, Geraldton, ON, P0T 1MO, Canada, 807-854-1100

Kids Help Phone
Phone: 1-800-668-6868
Web: www.kidshelpphone.ca

Greenstone Victim Services
1008 Main Street
Geraldton, ON P0T 1M0
Phone: 807-854-HELP (4357)

 

 

Hamilton

SHELTERS

Native Women’s Centre
905-664-1114

Native Women’s Centre – Healing Our Sisters
905-389-9908

Good Shepherd – Family Centre
143 Wentworth Street South
905-528-9442
24 hours

Good Shepherd – Women’s Shelter (Mary’s Place)
30 Pearl St. North
905-540-8000 – general information
905-523-6277 – crisis line
Mon – Sun 24 hours

Good Shepherd – Women’s Shelter (Martha House)
25 Ray St. North
905-523-8895
Mon – Sun 24 hours

Mission Services of Hamilton (Inasmuch House)
905-529-8149 – general info
905-529-8600 – crisis line
Mon – Sun 24 hours

Interval House of Hamilton
630 Sanatorium Rd
905-387-9959 – general info
905-387-8881 – crisis line
Mon – Sun 24 hours

Salvation Army Halton Lighthouse Shelter
905-339-2918
*located in Oakville. The shelter may be able to arrange transportation to Burlington shelter

Barrett Centre
905-529-7878
*Crisis Line, Mental Health Crisis line, Shelter Service

Mountainview
905-318-2666

Halton Womens Place
905-332-1200

Nova Vita Domestic Violence Prevention
519-752-1005

Ganohkwasra Family Assault Support Services
519-445-4324

Womankind Shelter/Addiction Services
905-521-9591

YWCA
905-527-2238

EMERGENCY FOODS & COMMUNITY KITCHENS

Salvation Army – Food Bank
80 Bay St. North
905-540-1888
Mon-Wed, Fri 9:30 am – 11:45 am, 1pm- 3:30 pm
*Thur 9:30 am – 11:45 am

Salvation Army – Food Bank
150 King St. W Ste 1 Dundas
905-627-0572
Mon, Wed, Fri 9:30 am – 11:30 am; Fri 1pm – 3:30 pm

Restoration House – Food Bank
103 McNab St. North
905-527-1622
Fri 12:00 noon  

Welcome Inn Community Centre Food Bank
40 Wood Street
905-712-4726
Mon, Wed, Fri 11:30 am – 2:00 pm

Neighbour to Neighbour Centre – Food Bank and Emergency Services
28 Athens St.
905-574-1334
Mon – Wed 9:30 am – 3:30 pm; Thur 12:30 pm – 7:30pm; Fri closed; Pet food also available

Eva Rothwell Centre – Emergency Food Pantry
460 Wentworth St.
905-526-1558 ext: 419
Mon – Fri 10 am – 4 pm

Good Shepard – Venture Centre Marketplace
155 Cannon St. East
905-972-9485
Mon, Thur 9 am – 3 pm
Provides food and clothing

Mission Services of Hamilton – Good Food Centre
196 Wentworth St. North
905-528-4212
Mon – Fri 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
*Provides hampers that contains 5 food groups and 3-5 days of food for every person in the home

Ancaster Community Services - Food bank
300 Wilson St East
905-648-6675
Office: Mon – Fri 9 am – 4 pm
*Food Bank Mon, Tue 9 am – 4 pm by appointment only

King’s Way Outreach Centre – Food Pantry
649 King St. East
905-296-9473
Mon – Thur 11 am – 12:30 pm; 1:30 pm – 3 pm
*Grocery baskets provided to those in need upon request as food items are available

Niwasa Food Bank
785 Brittania Avenue
905-549-4884
Mondays & Thursdays 9am-12pm

Wesley Centre Drop in – Hot Meals daily
195 Ferguson Ave, N
905-528-5640

Hamilton regional Indian Centre; Friendship Centre
34 Ottawa Street North
905-548-9593
Monday – Thursday 5pm Dinner
Thursdays 1pm – Meals to go

Native Women Centre – Emergency Outreach Program (Foodbank)
1900 King Street East
Delivered to Community Member once a month
905-664-1114

Former Creek Community Church, Rear Entrance – Food Bank
605 Hwy 8
Stoney Creek
Monday, Wednesday, Thursdays 9:30-1pm
905-643-2090

St. Matthews House – Food Bank
414 Barton Street East
905-523-5546 ext 230

Living Rock Youth Services (13-25yrs)
30 Wilson Street
Breakfast Program Monday – Friday 7:45am – 9:30am
Evening Meal Drop in program Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 6:30pm-9pm; Saturday 1:30-4:30
Food Bank – Tuesday & Thursday 1-4pm; Wednesday 1:30-4pm; Saturday 1:30-5:30pm

 

 

Kenora

Shelters and Drop-in Centres for Adults - District of Kenora

Kenora Emergency Shelter - Knox United Church
Operates an overnight emergency shelter providing homelessness and poverty related supports and services (Emergency Shelter is located in the basement of the Knox United Church). Operates an emergency shelter providing homelessness and poverty related supports and services. Provides overnight emergency.
Phone Numbers 
Ne Chee Friendship Centre 807-468-5440
After Hours: Street Patrol: 807-467-1270
Address 
c/o Emergency Shelter
Ne Chee Friendship Centre
PO Box 241
Kenora, ON
P9N 3X3

Crisis Response Services Kenora Rainy River District - Safe and Crisis Bed Services  
58 Goodall St, Dryden, ON  P8N 2Z6
Administrative Office: 807-223-1418
807-223-8884

Dryden Mission (The) - Life Skills Support  
65 Van Horne Ave, Dryden, ON  P8N 0A2
807-223-4313

Kenora Fellowship Centre - Native Ministry  
208 Water St, Kenora, ON  P9N 3X4
Office 807-467-8205

Red Lake Area Emergency Shelter - Homeless Shelter  
220 Howey St, Red Lake, ON  P0V 2M0
807-727-2430

Women's Shelter Saakaate House - Transitional and Housing Support  
Kenora, ON  P9N 3X1
807-468-1889

 

 

Napanee

Crisis Lines

Kingston & Frontenac
24/7 Crisis Phone Line:  613-544-4229
Toll Free: 1-866-616-6005
Mobile Crisis Services:
Monday-Friday, 8am-midnight
Saturday-Sunday and holidays, 8am-8pm
 
Lennox & Addington
24/7 Crisis Phone Line: 613-354-7388
Toll Free: 1-800-267-7877
Mobile Crisis Services
 
Lennox & Addington Napanee Interval House
24 Hour Crisis Line
Phone: 613-354-1010
Toll Free: 1-800-667-1010
 
Kingston Interval House
Phone: 613-546-1833

 

 

Ottawa

SHELTERS AND TRANSITIONAL SUPPORT AND HOUSING PROGRAMS 

Oshki Kizis Lodge (Aboriginal Women)
(613) 789-1141

Minwaashin Lodge (Aboriginal Women)
(613) 741-5590 ext. 233 or ext. 226

Chrysalis House - Human Trafficking Women’s Shelter (Women only)
(613) 591-5901 ext. 243
(613) 591-8912

Interval House - Abused Women’s Shelter (Women only)
(613) 234-8511
E-mail: residential@intervalhouseottawa.org

Lanark County Interval House (Women only)
1-800-267-7946

Maison d’Amitié (French only)
(613) 747-0020
(613) 747-9116

Nelson House
(613) 225-3129
(613) 225-4653

Harmony House Womens shelter
(613) 233-3386
La Présence
(613) 241-8297

Evelyn Horne Emergency and Transitional Housing (Young Women)
(613) 789-8220

TRANSITIONAL - SUPPORT AND HOUSING PROGRAMS 

Carlington Community and Health Services
(613) 722-4000 ext. 260 (bilingual) TTY (613) 761-7633

Catholic Family Service Ottawa
(613) 233-8478 (bilingual) TTY (613) 233-1866

Eastern Ottawa Resource Centre
(613) 741-6025 (bilingual) TTY (613) 741-3556

Family Services à la famille Ottawa
(613) 725-3601 ext. 210

Immigrant Women Services Ottawa
(613) 729-3145

Western Ottawa Community Resource Centre
(613) 820-9909 (bilingual) TTY (613) 591-0484

Banff Avenue Community House
2084A-B Banff Ave, Ottawa, Ontario
613-739-5702

ACO AIDS Committee of Ottawa
19 Main street Ottawa, Ontario
(613) 238-5014

EMERGENCY FOOD

Shepherds of Good Hope
256 King Edward Street, Ottawa, Ontario
613-789-8210

HARM REDUCTION RESOURCES AND HEALTH SERVICES

Site Needle & Syringe Program Ottawa Public Health (supervised injection site)
Naloxone Distribution/ Partnership, RAPID TESTING, sexual health services
179 Clarence Street. Ottawa, Ontario
613-234-4641

Somerset West Clinic Nesi - (Supervised Injection Site) Safe inhalation program, health services, RAPID testing
55 Eccles Street. Ottawa, Ontario
613-761-0003
NESI VAN Outreach -613-761-0003

Sandy Hill Community Health Centre - Inhalation program, RAPID Testing, counselling, Health services
221 Nelson Street Ottawa, Ontario
613-789-6309

Wabano Centre For Aboriginal Health - Primary clinic, cultural programming, housing, youth programs, mental health supports
229 Montreal Rd. Ottawa, Ontario
613-748-5999

Ottawa Inner City Health Services - Improving health for vulnerable people, Health services, outreach
5 Myrand Avenue Ottawa, Ontario
613-562-4500

Immunodeficiency Clinic (HIV/AIDS) - Out patient services, requires referral
The Ottawa Hospital
501 Smyth Rd, Ottawa, Ontario
613-722-7000

South- East Ottawa Community Health Centre
1355 Bank Street Ottawa, Ontario
613-737-5115

1-866-532-3161 – Toll free, locates closest Community Health Services in your area

Site Needle & Syringe Program – Ottawa Public Health (supervised injection site) - (Harm Reduction Resources and Health Services) Naloxone Distribution/ Partnership, RAPID TESTING, sexual health services
179 Clarence Street, Ottawa, Ontario
613-234-4641

Somerset West Clinic Nesi - (Harm Reduction Resources and Health Services) (Supervised Injection Site) Safe inhalation program, health services, RAPID testing
55 Eccles Street. Ottawa, Ontario
613-761-0003
NESI VAN Outreach 613-761-0003

Sandy Hill Community Health Centre - (Harm Reduction Resources and Health Services) Inhalation program, RAPID Testing, counselling, Health services
221 Nelson Street Ottawa, Ontario
613-789-6309

Wabano Centre For Aboriginal Health - (Harm Reduction Resources and Health Services) Primary clinic, cultural programming, housing, youth programs, mental health supports
229 Montreal Rd. Ottawa, Ontario
613-748-5999

Ottawa Inner City Health Services - Improving health for vulnerable people, Health services, outreach
5 Myrand Avenue Ottawa, Ontario
613-562-4500

Immunodeficiency Clinic (HIV/AIDS) - (Harm Reduction Resources and Health Services) Out patient services, requires referral
The Ottawa Hospital
501 Smyth Rd, Ottawa, Ontario
613-722-7000

YOUTH PROGRAMMING AND OUTREACH

Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa - Police Youth Centre
1463 Prince of Wales Dr, Ottawa, Ontario
613-727-5398

Youth Services Bureau of Ottawa
2675 Queensview Dr, Ottawa, ON  K2B 8K2 
Administration 613-729-1000
Mental Health Services 613-562-3004
Downtown Drop-in 613-241-7788
Employment services 613-236-8244
Youth justice services 613-738-7776
Emergency shelter - young women 24 hours 613-789-8220
Emergency shelter - young

Youth Services Bureau of Ottawa - Downtown Services and Drop-In
147 Besserer St, Ottawa, ON  K1N 6A7 
613-241-7788

Youth Services Bureau of Ottawa - Young Men's Emergency and Transitional Housing Program
Ottawa, ON  K2B 8K2 
24 hours 613-907-8975
Head Office 613-729-1000

 

 

Sioux Lookout

SHELTERS

First Step Women's Shelter (only for abused women and their children)
Tel: (807) 737-1439
1st avenue

Out of the Cold Homeless Shelter
Tel: (807) 737-7499
25 Fair Street

Friendship Center
Tel: (807) 737-1903
52 King St

EMERGENCY FOOD

The homeless shelter has a small food bank that can be accessed Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday 1:30-4 pm

 

 

Thunder Bay

SHELTERS

Beendigen Inc. (Native Women’s Crisis Home)
Crisis Line 346-4357
Toll Free 1-888-200-9997

Faye Peterson Transition House
345-0450
Toll Free & TDD 1-800-465-6971

Other Shelters Booth Centre – Salvation Army (Men’s Hostel)
345-7319

Shelter House Thunder Bay (Rotary House)
623-8182

EMERGENCY FOOD

Community Information & Referral Services 211

Dew Drop Inn (St. Andrew’s Soup Kitchen)
345-0481

Redwood Park Opportunities Centre
577-3463

Salvation Army Soup Van Info
345-7319

Shelter House
623-8182

Thunder Bay Food Bank
626-9231

 

 

Timmins

EMERGENCY HOUSING

Jubilee Centre – Safe Bed Program
140 Jubilee Ave W
705-268-2666

Living Space
27 Cedar St N
1-8333-800-7233

Second Breath
210 Commercial Ave
706-288-7571

VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN HOUSING

(Contact for Address)

Canadian Mental Health Association – Tranquility House
1-866-993-2339

Centre Passerelle pour femme – Villa RenouvEllement
1-877-748-8452 / 1-877-336-2433

Timmins & Area Women in Crisis (TAWC) – H.E.R. Place
1-855-827-SAFE (7233)

CRISIS SUPPORT

Canadian Mental Health Association – Walk-in Supports
330 Second Ave, Suite 201
705-267-8100

Timmins & Area Women in Crisis (TAWC)
355 Wilson Ave
705-268-8381

Timmins and District Hospital (TADH)
700 Ross Ave E
1-888-340-3003

Timmins and District Victim Services
185 Spruce St S
705-360-8700

Timmins Police Service
185 Spruce St S
911 / 705-264-1201

FOOD ACCESS

Community Foodbank at First Baptist Church
100 Second Ave
705-264-0493

The Lord’s Kitchen
85 Spruce St N
705-360-5673

Mennonite Central Committee of Ontario
233 Pines St S
705-264-3819

Project Love
202 Mountjoy St S
705-579-2302

South Porcupine Food Bank
32 Main St
705-235-3450

Timmins Food Bank
85 Spruce St N
705-264-0953

The Yo! Mobile
220 Algonquin Blvd E

CRITICAL CONTACTS

Big White Wall, Online Mental Health Community
bigwhitewall.ca

Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA)
Crisis Line: 1-888-340-3003
Crisis Line for women: 1-866-993-2339

Health Care Connect
1-866-532-3131

Living Space
1-833-800-7233

National Indian Residential School Crisis Line
1-866-925-4419

Regional Warm Line
1-866-856-WARM (9276)

Telehealth Ontario
1-866-797-0000

Timmins Family Violence Interagency Action Committee (TFVIAC)
Assaulted Women Helpline: 1-855-827-7233

 

 

Toronto

SHELTERS

Anduhyaun Emergency Women’s Shelter
1296 Weston Rd, Toronto
416-920-1492 ext: 221

Native Women’s Centre – Healing Our Sisters
905-389-9908

Women’s Habitat Shelter 24/7
Crisis Line:
416-252-5829
Administration & Outreach:
416-252-7949
Mon – Fri  9am -5pm

Woodgreen Red Door Shelter
875 Queen St. E, Toronto
416-469-3457

Nellie’s Women’s Shelter
416-461-1084

YMCA Women’s Shelter
80 Woodlawn Ave East, Toronto
416-693-7342

Adelaide Resource Centre for Women
416 Adelaide Street East
416-392-9243

Women’s Residence
674 Dundas Street West
416-392-5500

Sistering (24 Hr. Drop In)
962 Bloor St W. Toronto
416-926-1946

Fred Victor (Women’s 24hr. Drop In)
67 Adelaide St. E
416-392-9292

EMERGENCY FOOD BANKS & COMMUNITY KITCHENS

Toronto Council Fire Native Cultural Centre – Food Bank
439 Dundas St. East, Toronto
416-360-4350 ext: 245
*call ahead for details

Native Women Resource Centre
191 Gerrard St. East, Toronto
416-963-9963
Mon – Fri 10 am – 4:30 pm
*Food Bank- Fridays (First come, first served) 10 am – 12:00 pm;
Lunch Mon. – Fri. 12:30 pm -1:30pm

Peel Aboriginal Network – Indigenous Friendship Centre
208 Britannia Road, Mississauga
905-712-4726
Mon – Fri 10 am – 5:30 pm

Daily Bread Food Bank – Allan Gardens (St. Luke’s United Church)
353 Sherbourne St. (Downtown East side)
416-924-9619
Thur 1pm – 3:30pm; Fri 10:30am – 12:00 pm & 1 pm – 3:30 pm

The Edmonton
275 Bleecker St. (Downtown East Side)
416-972-0630
New client registration – Mon, Wed, 1pm – 3pm, receive hampers the same day
*Food Bank – Wed-Thur 10 am – 11:15 am; closed on holiday Mondays

St. Ann Parish – Food Bank
120 First Avenue (Downtown East Side)
416-466-2127
Sat 9:30 am – 11 am
Closed most long weekends

Bethany Baptist Church
1041 Pape Ave (East York)
416-425-9472
*Food Bank Thur 1:15 pm -2:30 pm

Parkdale Community Food Bank
1499 Queen St. West Bsmt (Downtown West Side)
416-532-2375
Wed – Thur 11 am – 3:30 pm; Sat 10:30 am – 1:30 pm; Seniors and those with mobility devices only on Fridays 10:30 am – 1:30pm

Thorncliffe Food Bank
Leaside Park Drive – unit 5B, Toronto (East York)
647-428-9755
Mon 2pm – 4:30 pm; Thur 10 am – 4:30 pm

Fort York Food Bank
380 College St., Toronto (Downtown West Side)
416-203-3011
*Foodbank – Tue, Fri, Sat 9am – 2pm; Thur 9 am – 11:30 am

Regent Park Community Food Centre
40 Oak St, Toronto
416-363-4234
Breakfast (Mon & Fri, 9am-10am)
Lunch (Mon, Tues, Thurs, & Fri, 12pm-1pm)

 

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