Blue Door Shelters
Leeder Place Family Shelter, Porter Place, Kevin's Place Youth Shelter
|Record #: HMT0791||Last Modified: 15 Sep 2017||Last Full Update: 14 Sep 2017|
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|Description & Services|
|Description||Three emergency shelters serving youth, adult males, and families who are homeless or at risk of being homeless * provide residents with accommodation and food * supportive counselling * referral to appropriate community services * life skill learning opportunities * written materials available in many languages * interpretation services available * volunteer opportunities
Donations of gently used clothing, blankets, sheets, towels, dishes, mugs, cutlery, men’s gently used running shoes/steel toe workboots, sports bags/duffle bags, & knapsacks are appreciated
|Special Description||Porter & Leeder Places: 18838 Highway 11, East Gwillimbury.
York Region Youth Shelter: 835 Gorham St., Newmarket.
|Hours||Monday-Sunday 24 hours|
|Accessibility||Fully Accessible - Porter, Leeder ; Not Accessible - Kevin's Place Youth Shelter|
|Languages||English ; Chinese ; Farsi ; Spanish ; Tamil ; Urdu|
|Eligibility||Porter Place: Men's Shelter, adult males, 26 years and up.
Youth Male Shelter: Male Shelter, males 16 to 26 years old.
Leeder Place: Family Shelter.
|Application||No application process or identification requirement * intake process is based on a first come, first serve (walk-in or phone-in) basis for people experiencing homelessness|
|Location, Telephone & Internet|
|Social Media|| Facebook: www.facebook.com/bluedoorshelters/
|Areas Served||York Region|
|Address & Map||
18838 Highway 11
East Gwillimbury, ON L9N 0C5
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|Major Intersection||Hwy 11 / Green Lane|
|Toll Free Phone||1-888-554-5525|
|Primary Executive||Anne Stubley, Executive Director|
|Subjects||Counselling ; Donations ; Homeless people ; Homeless youth ; Housing ; Information and referral ; Shared accommodations ; Shelters ; Supportive housing ; Used goods ; Volunteer opportunities|
|Former Name||Transitional and Supportive Housing Services of York Region|
|Funding||Regional / Municipal ; Provincial ; Donations ; United Way|