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Yellow Brick House

Shelter and Community Supports

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Description
COVID19 Emergency shelters and crisis line open, call 1-800-263-3247 for details

Emergency shelter, crisis intervention, outreach, counselling and support services

Emergency Shelters
2 shelters, 24 hour crisis line and crisis intervention
  • 11 units

Community supports
Non-resident services include counselling and group supports for women and children, parenting programs, legal support program, and transitional housing support
  • public education and prevention programs
  • Bill 168 (Violence and Harassment in the Workplace) training workplace lunch and learn series
  • volunteer opportunities
Eligibility
Women 16 years and older and their children, who are experiencing gender-based violence or abuse



Residency Requirements: York Region; also outside York Region if space available
Application Process
Call, email or visit website for information; women requiring assistance, call or text crisis line 1-800-263-3247; photo ID and vaccination status preferred but not required to receive assistance
Toll Free
1-800-263-3247 - Crisis Line
Office
905-709-0900
Fax
905-709-1308
After Hours Phone
1-800-263-3247
Website
Visit Website
Email
info@yellowbrickhouse.org
Mailing Address
Administrative Office; 52 West Beaver Creek Rd
Unit 4
Richmond Hill, ON, L4B 1L9
Canada
Languages
Arabic, Azerbaijani, Cantonese, Croatian, Dari, Dutch, English, Farsi, French, German, Hindi, Italian, Mandarin, Pashto, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Shona, Spanish, Swahili, Tamil, Turkish, Ukrainian, Urdu, French - in partnership with Fem'aide 1-877-336-2433, Interpretive services available for most languages
Fees
None
Documents Required
May vary; contact for information
Accessibility
Administrative office main door - limited accessibility; accessible entrance at rear of the building, call for assistance if required; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door
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Last Updated On
December 22, 2022
Address
Administrative Office, 52 West Beaver Creek Rd, Unit 4
Richmond Hill, ON, L4B 1L9
Cross street: Administrative office, Leslie St and 16th Ave;
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Hours of Operation
Open 24/7
Emergency shelters and crisis line open Mon-Sun 24 hours; administrative office Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Service Area(s)
York Region