Touchstone Youth Centre

Touchstone Youth Centre

Office phone: 416-696-6932
Crisis phone: 416-696-6932
Fax: 416-696-6983
Address: 1076 Pape Ave, Toronto, ON M4K 3W5

Location (Intersection): East York (Pape Ave and O'Connor Dr)
  • Shelter: Monday-Sunday (24 hours)
  • Drop-In Centre Mon/Tues/Wed/Fri: (9 am-5 pm) Thurs: (noon-8 pm)
  • Breakfast: -- Monday - Friday (8 am-9 am)
  • Lunch: Monday - Friday (noon-1 pm)
  • Supper: -- Monday - Friday 5 pm-6 pm

Area served: Greater Toronto Area
Languages of service: English; interpreters for other languages may be available, call ahead
Eligibility: Homeless youth 16-24 years and ex-residents 21-24 years
How to apply: Call for details on vacancies and admission procedure
Fees: None
Physical access: Wheelchair accessible main floor including parking lot entrance and barrier free washrooms -- 1 fully accessible unit -- no access to basement or 2nd floor
Service description:
  • Emergency shelter:
    • capacity 32
    • meals
    • crisis counselling, individual counselling
    • referrals
    • education, health and housing support
    • outreach
  • Drop-In Centre:
    • hot meals, recreation, crisis counselling, referrals
  • Emergency Food Bank:
    • Monday-Friday, call before 4 pm
    • open to drop-in clients 16-24 years (member of Daily Bread Food Bank)
  • Housing Program:
    • assistance to resident and non-resident youth including housing search, budgeting

  • Outreach Program:
    • assistance to youth in the community in maintaining semi or independent living
>Organization type: Non Profit; Registered Charity

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Last complete update: 2011-06-23
Last modified date: 2011-08-15
Subjects Food Banks; Community Meals; Homeless Meals; Juvenile/Youth Shelters; Housing Search and Information ~ Homeless Youth; Personal Finances/Budget Counselling; Street Outreach Programs; Runaway/Homeless Youth Hotlines; Adolescent/Youth Counselling ~ At Risk Youth; Adolescent/Youth Counselling ~ Homeless Youth; Runaway/Homeless Youth Counselling; Drop In Centres; Youth Centres; Specialized Information and Referral; Outreach Programs; Young Adults; Adolescents; Homeless Youth