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New Drop-by Program for people experiencing homelessness

York Region is offering a new Drop-by Program in Newmarket in partnership with Inn From the Cold, Krasman Centre and Town of Newmarket. The program provides vital services and supports to people experiencing or at risk of homelessness within a safe and warm environment.

The Drop-by Program offers access to:

  • Lunch, snacks, coffee, tea, and other beverages
  • Personal care services (washroom, shower and personal care items)
  • Mental health supports
  • Wellness checks
  • Access to a computer and Wi-Fi
  • Use of telephones
  • Information and referrals

Newmarket Drop-by Program

Location: Ray Twinney Recreation Complex (Multi-Purpose Room) at 100 Eagle Street West in Newmarket (enter at the north west side of building)
When: Monday to Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (closed on weekends and holidays)
Questions? Call the Drop-by Program staff Monday to Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 289-763-9244

Emergency Housing

All individual adults, youth, or couples seeking shelter during cold weather alerts can contact the Transitional Shelter Intake Line at 1-877-464-9675 ext. 76140 or email TransitionalShelter.Line@york.ca. Families with children experiencing homelessness should contact the Family Shelter at Leeder Place by calling Blue Door at 1-888-554-5525.

Visit york.ca/emergencyhousing to learn more about emergency and transitional housing and seasonal shelters in York Region.

 


 


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