NOTE: Services will likely be impacted in response to COVID-19. Please contact any service prior to visiting in person.

Dr Roz's Healing Place


Description
COVID19  Emergency shelter open, new referrals accepted if space permits; other services offered remotely where possible, call for details

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Emergency shelter
Includes telephone crisis counselling, support and advocacy, individual and group counselling, referrals and ex-resident follow-up and support (capacity 33)

Transitional Worker assists residents and women in the community in finding housing, job search training and English as a Second Language (ESL) classes

Building Opportunities for Women (BOW)
Assistance with resume writing, interview preparation, job search, academic advancement and school programs, computer training, skills development and life skills

VIBE (Violence Intervention Breakthrough Empowerment)
Prevention program offered in-house, and in schools and communities
  • music interactive therapy, academic support, group sessions, leadership and mentoring, and recreational activities
  • in-school programs include Media Interactive, Music Interactive, WIT (Whatever It Takes), and Man Up (mentorship)
Eligibility
Abused women and their children; Building Opportunities for Women (BOW): women who have experienced abuse; VIBE: abused children and at-risk youth 11-19 years

Residency Requirements: Toronto, York Region
Application Process
Call first for details on vacancies and admission procedure
Office
416-264-0823
Crisis
416-264-4357 ; 416-264-HELP
Fax
416-264-9158
Website
Visit Website
Email
counsel99@bellnet.ca
Mailing Address
Cliffcrest Plaza; Box 88027
Toronto, ON, M1M 3W1
Canada
Languages
English, Interpreters on call for other languages, including French, Chinese (Cantonese), Dari, Farsi, Hindi, Italian, Spanish, Tamil, Urdu
Contact
Pilar Martin, Program Director
Fees
None
Accessibility
Shelter -- Wheelchair accessible main entrance ; Barrier free washrooms including door and stall ; Easy access to elevator ; Elevator with braille and voice/tone features and lowered buttons ; Entrance close to parking
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
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Copyright
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Last Updated On
November 9, 2021
Hours of Operation
Open 24/7
COVID19 Emergency shelter Mon-Sun 24 hours; other services offered remotely where possible, call for details; administration Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Service Area(s)
  • Toronto
  • York Region