A SANCTUARY FOR ELDER HOMELESS MEN

A SANCTUARY FOR ELDER HOMELESS MEN

Haven Toronto is open 7 days a week from 8am to 4pm daily. We are providing focused services vital to our clients including take-away meals at breakfast and lunch, access to mail, and laundry and showers. Our nurse and counsellors are onsite to provide supports and services directlyHaven Toronto continues to take all necessary precautions to protect clients and staff.

HAVEN TORONTO

The only facility in Canada dedicated to serving elder homeless men 50+
Preventing Homelessness
Programs & Services

Haven Toronto reduces barriers to health care, housing and food security and provides access to a full-time nurse, counsellors, healthy meals and more. LEARN MORE

Hope
A Source of Hope

Haven Toronto is a source of hope for elder men impacted by poverty, homelessness and isolation. "If you don't have hope, what do you have?" WATCH VIDEO

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How Can I Help?

Our online store sells items most needed by elder homeless men. Your purchases are donated to our clients. You receive a tax receipt.

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NUTRITIOUS MEALS

Haven Toronto serves healthy, nutritious meals

2 times a day,

every day, all year,

including major holidays.

Housing services are provided to Haven Toronto

HOUSING WORKERS

Haven Toronto helps clients navigate the housing market to find housing and negotiates with landlords to keep clients housed.

HEALTH & WELLNESS

Haven Toronto provides clients with onsite access

to social workers, nurses, dental hygienists and barbers.

T-shirt from te clothing room at Haven Toronto.

BASIC NEEDS

Things many people take for granted, Haven Toronto provides to clients, like clothing, laundry, computers and internet.

 

NEWS

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My Feet Are Killing Me, Literally

One of the first things that many people do when they get home from work or an outing is take off their shoes. For some, that means immediate relief. Sigh! Even the correct size of shoe, no matter the price, cannot guarantee comfort over the long haul.

 

When you remove your shoes, “you feel heavenly,” says Shawn Mendes. (Not ‘the’ Shawn Mendes.) It's like “taking a hot shower or eating dinner or having a good night's sleep,” he adds. “It feels really good.”

 

Now realize that two out of every five people who are homeless wear shoes that are not the proper size. They spend their day walking most everywhere to access supports vital to their health, all the while negatively impacting their overall wellbeing. They develop chronic foot issues that, in many instances, are made significantly worse by diabetes. Their feet are killing them… READ MORE

Recent News

GET INVOLVED

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Your Monthly Donation Means Year-Long Support.

It is unbelievable to think that in Toronto people are living in parks and alongside highways during the coldest nights and on the hottest days of the year. How they prepare for each season is very different than most people, and for that, most people should be grateful.

 

Haven Toronto supports clients in their preparation for the upcoming season, and impending extreme weather, by providing Care Kits including ‘Weather-Ready’ Kits featuring items vital to their survival.

 

Care Kits are made available to those less fortunate by donations in our online store. Your monthly donation means year-long support for the most vulnerable in our community... LEARN MORE

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For Everyone Who Has Ever Said, "I Am Fortunate."

Success is not a matter of luck. Successful people work hard, invest long hours, take risks and overcome adversity. That said, successful leaders will tell you they are fortunate.

 

The FORTUNATE 500 is a network of successful business and community leaders, advocates and donors. They recognize that they are fortunate for their success and they accept a role in assisting those less fortunate... JOIN NOW

10000+

# of Torontonians
Who Are Homeless
On Any Given Day

100%

% of People Who Are Homeless That
Are Food Insecure

81000+

# of Meals Served
In 2020 – Up From 49,000+ In 2019

92%

% of Increase In
Breakfasts and Lunches Served
 
 

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