|Address, Telephone, E-mail, Website|
|Address||256 King Edward Ave, Bsmt|
Ottawa, ON K1N 7M1
|Located In Community||Ottawa|
|Bus Route Notes||OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or OC Bus Schedules|
|Office Phone||613-789-4179 * 24-hour service|
|Description and Services|
|Hours||Mon-Sun 24 hours|
|Description||An 80 bed shelter providing services to women and trans gendered individuals who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. Provides residents with a safe place and coordinated care by psychiatric nurses, outreach workers and medical outreach teams. |
On site-services include: addiction assessments/support * case management/housing support * community referral and medical support as required.
Intake is on a 24-hour basis offering: shared accommodation * 3 meals a day are provided * showers * laundry * hygiene supplies * safer injection equipment * clothing program.
Also provides service for women that are under the influence of a substance, offering short term service as well as overflow services as required.
|Eligibility||Ages: 18 year(s) and up |
Individuals 18 years of age and older who are homeless
|Application||Call for more information or drop-in.|
|Languages of Service||English ; French - partially|
|Areas Served||Ottawa (City of)|
|Primary Contact||Joanne Hansen, Senior Manager; Phone: 613-688-2929 ext 337|
|Primary Executive||Paul Soucie, Co-Executive Director; Phone: 613-789-8210 ext 235|
|Subjects||Charitable status ; Homeless people ; Men ; Mental disorders ; Nonprofit organizations ; Shelters ; Women|
|Service Categories - Blue Book||Financial Aid|
|Broader Terms||Disorders ; Health ; Housing ; Housing facilities ; Mental health ; Organizations ; Supportive settings|