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Covenant House Toronto

Service: Transitional Housing, Covenant House Toronto

Contact Information
Office Phone Office: Transitional Housing 416-642-0422 ext 5006 ; Rights of Passage 416-598-4898; Office: 416-598-4898
Toll Free Phone 1-800-435-7308
Fax 416-646-4971
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Primary Contact Karen Eacott, Team Leader, Rights of Passage
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Crisis, residential and community services
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Bruce Rivers, Executive Director
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Transitional housing and supports

Rights of Passage
  • life skills based program includes work, school or alternative day activity
  • mandatory savings plan
  • mentor program
  • supportive services
  • onsite residence and community apartments
  • maximum stay 12 months
  • onsite residence -- capacity 28 (10 females, 18 males)
The Rogers Home
  • includes comprehensive wraparound support services
  • 24 hour support
  • life skills training, educational and vocational assistance, community-based trauma counselling and addictions treatment, and aftercare services
  • residence up to 2 years
  • capacity 7
Supported Housing Program for Young Women 
  • access to immediate and specialized supports, including mental wellness, substance use, health care and crisis case management
  • also longer term supports such as housing, vocational and educational planning
  • capacity 6
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Toronto
Eligibility Rights of Passage: onsite residence -- youth and young adults 16-24 years who are residents of the emergency shelter or using Community Support Services, and who are working and/or attending school * community apartments -- youth and young adults 18-24 years participating in Covenant House programs, who are employed and progressing toward independence

The Rogers Home -- young women 16-24 years, who have been victims of human trafficking and/or sexual exploitation * includes trans women, survivors of honour-based violence or forced marriage, and women with mental health and addiction challenges

Supported Housing Program -- female identified individuals 16-24 years who are survivors of sex trafficking and sexual exploitation

Age Requirements: Ages: 16 year(s) - 24 year(s);
Application Call or visit website * Rights of Passage -- referral from Covenant House, youth shelters and agencies serving youth * The Rogers Home -- referral through community case manager only (no self referral), and assessment required (for information contact Transitional Housing Manager, 416-204-7049) * Supported Housing Program -- referral through community support worker, or through Covenant House, Emergency Shelter
Languages English; French; Other - Other languages may be available; Spanish
Fees None ; Mandatory monthly savings program -- refunded upon graduation from program
Site Information
Located In Community Toronto
Address & Map
20 Gerrard St E
Toronto, ON
Canada M5B 2P3
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Mailing Address 20 Gerrard St E 
Toronto, ON 
Canada M5B 2P3
Physical Access Designated parking at entrance - unloading only ; Easy access to elevator - side entrance ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall - main program area ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door - 3rd floor ; Wheelchair accessible shower and bathroom stalls - girls residential floor
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Housing / Shelter ; Youth
HCSD Sub Heading Shelters for Youth ; Transitional Housing
Service Categories Human Trafficking Shelters ; Transitional Housing/Shelter ~ Homeless Youth

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