This is a newly opened (January 2019) pet-friendly emergency shelter run by YWCA Toronto. This shelter currently houses 55 beds and will soon be expanded to 80.
Individuals 16 years of age and older, who identify as women or non-binary, who are in need of shelter or fleeing violence.
Shared dorm-style spaces
Shared washrooms and accessible washrooms
Breakfast, lunch, dinner and two snacks per day
Individual lockers, with locks provided
On-site programming, activities and outings
Trauma-informed, supportive and knowledgeable staff who can help you obtain the services and resources you need
Individual and group support programs
Support finding safe and affordable housing
Support with job search or research into educational or training programs
Counselling (e.g. self-esteem, abuse, substance use, harm reduction, and mental health)
Find out about our emergency shelter for women fleeing violence.
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