Founded in 1982 and the largest emergency housing provider in York Region, Blue Door provides lifesaving support to children, youth, adults, seniors, and families at risk of or experiencing homelessness.
To address the root causes of homelessness and to meet the unique crisis needs of individuals and families, Blue Door offers:
-Three emergency housing programs: 1. Leeder Place: 15 families nightly 2. Porter Place: 30 men nightly 3. Kevin’s Place: 12 male youth nightly
-Supportive Counselling and Case Management: Housing Navigators are available 24/7 and Community Housing Workers provide case management to help people achieve their goals and access community supports.
-Housing Retention Program: Offers aftercare support to men, families, and youth moving from Blue Door’s emergency housing programs into a home of their own.
-Housing to Health Program: A Housing First program offering comprehensive housing services for those experiencing chronic and episodic homelessness.... More