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Jean Tweed Centre

Palmerston House

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Description
Supportive transition house
* capacity 11, including 4 spaces for mothers with infants up to 18 months
* maximum stay 1 year
* nondenominational
* community, participatory environment
* individual counselling to assist residents in identifying problems, setting goals and creating plans of action
* assessment and referral to community agencies
* opportunity to learn and use living skills
* individual counselling and referrals for women in recovery from addiction and concurrent disorders
Comments
Formerly known as Nazareth House
Eligibility
Women 18-50 years, at risk of homelessness and recovering from substance abuse and in need of short term housing -- must be abstinent for 30 days prior to admission * must be goal oriented and willing to live in communal environment

Residency Requirements: Greater Toronto Area
Application Process
Self referral, or referrals from shelters, hospitals, treatment centres, schools, other agencies, private practitioners
Phone
416-532-0336
Fax
416-532-4801
Website
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Email
palmerstonhouse@jeantweed.com
Languages
English; Farsi; Hebrew; Russian; Spanish
Contact
Leanna Savion, House Manager
Email: leannasavion@jeantweed.com
Phone: 416-534-3429
Fees
Residents are required to pay minimal groceries and rent (maximum of shelter allowance)
Accessibility
Not Accessible ; Street parking
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Last Updated On
February 24, 2020
Address
455 Palmerston Blvd
Toronto, ON, M6G 2N9
Intersection: Bathurst St and Harbord St;
Jean Tweed Centre Site Location: Palmerston House
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Hours of Operation
Residence -- Mon-Sun 24 hours
* administration -- Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm
Service Area(s)
  • Durham Region
  • Halton Region
  • Peel Region
  • Toronto
  • York Region