Toronto Hostel Services - Robertson House

Toronto Hostel Services - Robertson House

Toronto Hostel Services - Robertson House

For homeless women with children only

Office phone: 416-392-5662 ; Central Family Intake 416-397-5637
Fax: 416-392-3897
Website: www.toronto.ca/housing/index.htm
Address: 291 Sherbourne St, Toronto, Ontario, M5A 2R9



Location: 43.6609269, -79.3720796
Intersection: Toronto East (Sherbourne St and Gerrard St E)
Hours: Monday to Sunday (24 hours)
Languages of service: English; interpreters provided for other languages
Eligibility:
  • homeless women 16 years and over with children
  • Specialized Parenting Support Program: homeless, high-risk, pregnant women
How to apply: Call Central Family Intake 416-397-5637
Fees: None
Physical access: Wheelchair accessible building including main entrance, lift and barrier free washroom - designated parking
Service description:
  • Short term emergency shelter
  • capacity 90
  • communal setting
  • food
  • necessities
  • crisis intervention
  • custody reunifications
  • counselling
  • child advocacy
  • child care program
  • referrals to other agencies for counselling, housing
  • residents -- Housing Connections Community Partner, assistance with housing search and application process
    Specialized Parenting Support Program
  • admitted into the family shelter system at 6 months of pregnancy or just prior to reunification
  • prenatal and postnatal care
  • parenting support
  • peer support
  • counselling
Organization type: Regional Government


Last complete update: 2011-03-16
Last modified date: 2011-08-15
Subjects: Homeless Shelter ~ Single Parent Families; Homeless Shelter ~ Pregnant Women; Low Income/Subsidized Rental Housing ~ Certificates/Forms Assistance ~ Single Mothers