Yellow Brick House

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Description & Services
Description Services for abused women and children in York Region * 24-hour crisis line * emergency shelter * counselling and legal support services * transitional housing and support program * legal and court support program and referral services * legal clinic * resource centre * child counselling program * public education program * volunteer opportunities
Dates January-December
Hours Administrative Office: Monday 9 am-7:30pm * Tuesday-Friday 9 am-4:30 pm 
Crisis Line Monday-Sunday 24 hours
Accessibility Unknown
Languages English ; French ; American Sign Language (ASL) ; Arabic ; Chinese - Cantonese; Fuchien ; Dutch ; Farsi ; German ; Gujarati ; Hebrew ; Hindi ; Italian ; Mandarin ; Romanian ; Russian ; Serbo-Croatian ; Spanish ; Ukrainian ; Interpretive Services ; Armenian; Dari; Fijian; Kurdish
Fees None
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Adults, seniors, women 16 yrs and over, children with mother.
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Location Richmond Hill
Areas Served York Region
Address & Map
Administrative Office
52 West Beaver Creek Rd, Unit 4
Richmond Hill, ON L4B 1L9
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Major Intersection Leslie St / 16th Ave
Office Phone Shelter: 1-800-263-3247 
Outreach: 1-877-222-8438 
Administrative: 905-709-0900
Toll Free Phone Shelter: 1-800-263-3247 
Administration 1-800-263-2231 
Transition Housing: 1-800-263-2231 
Outreach: 1-877-222-8438
Fax 905-709-1308
Crisis Phone Emergency Shelter: 905-727-1944 * 1-800-263-3247
After Hours Phone 1-800-263-3247
Contact Information
Primary Executive Lorris Herenda, Executive Director; Phone: 905-709-0900; Fax: 905-709-1308; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Kathy Powers, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 905-709-0900 ext 2252; Fax: 905-709-1308; Email:
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Public Bulletin PLEASE NOTE: all donations must be delivered to 52 West Beaver Creek Road, Unit 4, Richmond Hill for security and health reasons
Settlement Headings Health ; Housing ; Language ; Legal/Advocacy Services
Subjects Abuse ; Assaulted women ; Counselling ; Housing ; Legal services ; Shelters ; Volunteer opportunities ; Women
Other Details
Funding Provincial - Trillium Foundation, Ministry of Community and Social Services ; Fundraising ; Donations ; United Way


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