A SANCTUARY FOR ELDER HOMELESS MEN
Delivering Support to Elder Men 365-days a year
Nightly, there are more than 5,000 homeless people in Toronto. Hundreds are men over 50. They are fathers, grandfathers, brothers and sons. They are people you may know, people you may pass by on the street every day.
Haven Toronto serves 3 meals a day, 365 days a year. Breakfast is available at 8:15, lunch at 12:15 and an afternoon snack at 3:15.
Hot Showers and Laundry Facilities
Haven Toronto clients have access to hot showers and laundry facilities.
Haven Toronto has a clothing room open several times a week offering free, quality clothing that includes warm socks, shirts and jackets.
Access to Housing Workers
Haven Toronto helps clients navigate the housing market so they can find and secure the housing they need. This includes working directly with landlords.
Making Your Day About Others
Your birthday is the one occasion a year when you can declare, guilt-free, that “it’s your day.” It’s all about you! Jarrel Young celebrated his birthday recently with his wife Nikita and their friends. They got together like they do every year, and they volunteered. It’s Jarrel’s way of giving back, helping the less fortunate […]
Volunteering Provides Perspective
For two years now, staff from Bentall Kennedy – one of North America’s largest real estate investment advisors – have made a point to regularly volunteer at Haven Toronto. Every month a team arrives. Some newbies. Some repeat volunteers. Some, if not all, have made a contribution to the kitchen, the clothing room and even […]