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How to Find - Emergency Shelters in Halton and Area

Site: Halton

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Public Comments ShelterSafe is an online clickable map that connects women with the nearest shelter * map provides the shelter's 24 hour phone number and/or website and information on each shelter's pet policy, wheelchair accessibility, availability of children's programming  
For full directory of "How to" listings on different topics, see here
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Overview and index of shelters in Halton and area 
General Shelter: 
Salvation Army Halton Lighthouse Shelter, 905-339-2918  
* located in Oakville, this is the general emergency shelter for all of Halton 
* shelter may be able to arrange transportation from Burlington  
* for more details see full listing here 
For abused women and their dependent children only: 
Halton Womens Place 
* Burlington shelter 905-332-1593  
* Crisis Phone (24 hours) Burlington 905-332-7892, Milton 905-878-8555  
* Administration 905-332-1200 
* for more details see full listing here 
Supports for youth, adults and families at risk of homelessness or episodic homelessness: 
Wesley Housing Services - Halton 905-528-5629 
* emergency shelter services for families in short-term accommodations 
* Housing First services and case management for adults, youth and families 
* advocacy, referrals and community integration to improve housing retention 
* for more details see full listing here 
1. Good Shepherd Centre  
Separate shelters for men, women, youth and those with mental health issues  
* Men's Shelter, 905-528-9109, see full listing here  
* Women's Crisis Line and shelter (Martha House) 905-523-6277, see full listing here 
* Youth Shelter (Notre Dame House), 905-308-8090, see full listing here 
* Family Shelter, 905-528-9442, see full listing here  
* Barrett Centre for Crisis Support, 24/7 Mental Health Crisis Line and Shelter 905-529-7878, see full listing here 
2. Interval House of Hamilton 
* For abused women and their children 
* call 905-379-9959 
* for more details see full listing here 
3. Mission Services of Hamilton  
* Men's Residence (shelter) 905-528-7635 (for more information see full listing here)  
* Inasmuch House (single women 16 and older and mothers with their children) 905-529-8149, women's 24-hr crisis phone 905-529-8600, see full listing here 
4. Native Womens Centre  
* For women of any age, ancestry or sexual orientation, with or without children  
* call 905-664-1114, toll-free 1-888-308-6559, accepts long-distance and local collect crisis calls 
* for more details see full listing here 
Call Street Helpline Peel 1-877-848-8481 
See Wellington County shelter Information here 
1. Toronto central shelter intake line: 416-338-4766 or toll free in Toronto 1-877-338-3398 
2. Ernestine's Women's Shelter  
* provides emergency housing for abused women and their children 
* Crisis Line 416-746-3701 
* for more detail see full listing here 
3. Fem'Aide, Ligne de soutien pour femmes francophones victimes de violence  
* call toll-free 1-877-336-2433 (1-877-FEMAIDE)  
* for more details see full listing here 
To find shelter information, call 211Niagara (24/7) 1-800-263-3695
Hours Contact organization for information
Areas Served Halton Region ; and area
Eligibility Varies by program
Application Varies by program
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Halton Region
Physical Access Unknown - accessibility varies by location
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Abuse / Assault ; Child / Family Services ; Emergency / Crisis ; Youth ; Topic Guides
HCSD Sub Heading All "How To" Guides ; Domestic Abuse ; Domestic Abuse Crisis Services ; Emergency Shelters in Halton and Area ; Shelter for Abused Women ; Shelters for Abuse ; Shelters for Youth ; Special Topics
Service Categories Domestic Violence Shelters ; Homeless Shelter ~ Families ; Homeless Shelter ~ Men ; Homeless Shelter ~ Women ; Juvenile/Youth Shelters ~ Boys ; Juvenile/Youth Shelters ~ Girls

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