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Covenant House Toronto

Transitional Housing


Description
Transitional housing and supports

Rights of Passage
  • life skills based program includes work, school or alternative day activity
  • mandatory savings plan
  • mentor program
  • supportive services
  • onsite residence and community apartments
  • maximum stay 12 months
  • onsite residence -- capacity 28 (10 females, 18 males)
The Rogers Home
  • includes comprehensive wraparound support services
  • 24 hour support
  • life skills training, educational and vocational assistance, community-based trauma counselling and addictions treatment, and aftercare services
  • residence up to 2 years
  • capacity 7
Supported Housing Program for Young Women 
  • access to immediate and specialized supports, including mental wellness, substance use, health care and crisis case management
  • also longer term supports such as housing, vocational and educational planning
  • capacity 6
Eligibility
Rights of Passage: onsite residence -- youth and young adults 16-24 years who are residents of the emergency shelter or using Community Support Services, and who are working and/or attending school * community apartments -- youth and young adults 18-24 years participating in Covenant House programs, who are employed and progressing toward independence

The Rogers Home -- young women 16-24 years, who have been victims of human trafficking and/or sexual exploitation * includes trans women, survivors of honour-based violence or forced marriage, and women with mental health and addiction challenges

Supported Housing Program -- female identified individuals 16-24 years who are survivors of sex trafficking and sexual exploitation

Age Requirements: Ages: 16 year(s) - 24 year(s);
Application Process
Call or visit website
* Rights of Passage -- referral from Covenant House, youth shelters and agencies serving youth
* The Rogers Home -- referral through community case manager only (no self referral), and assessment required (for information contact Transitional Housing Manager, 416-204-7049)
* Supported Housing Program -- referral through community support worker, or through Covenant House, Emergency Shelter
Office
Transitional Housing 416-642-0422 ext 5006 ; Rights of Passage 416-598-4898
Fax
416-646-4971
Website
Visit Website
Email
eatcott@covenanthouse.ca
Mailing Address
20 Gerrard St E
Toronto, ON, M5B 2P3
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Karen Eacott , Team Leader, Rights of Passage
Fees
None ; Mandatory monthly savings program -- refunded upon graduation from program
Accessibility
Designated parking at entrance - unloading only ; Easy access to elevator - side entrance ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall - main program area ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door - 3rd floor ; Wheelchair accessible shower and bathroom stalls - girls residential floor
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Last Updated On
November 12, 2020
Address
20 Gerrard St E
Toronto, ON, M5B 2P3
Covenant House Toronto Site Location: Covenant House Toronto;
Cross street: Yonge St and Gerrard St E;

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Hours of Operation
Mon-Sun 24 hours
Service Area(s)
Toronto