Mosaic Interfaith Out of the Cold - York Region
Site: Mailing Address
Service: Overnight Shelter and Services
|Record #: NKT1070||Last Modified: 27 Nov 2019||Last Full Update: 05 Nov 2019|
|Alternate Name||CIF ; MIOTC ; Mosaic Interfaith ; Out of the Cold|
|Toll Free Phone||Assessment and Referral Centre 1-888-340-1001|
|Social Media||Facebook: www.facebook.com/mosaic.interfaith?lst=813589920%3A100002639157861%3A1501199176|
|Primary Contact||Rehana Sumar, Executive Director; Email: email@example.com|
|Funding||Regional / Municipal - Regional Municipality of York CIF ; Federal ; Donations - cash, blankets, clothing, socks/underwear, sleeping bags, carrying bags, boots and other items. ; Private|
|Description (Service)||Seasonal emergency shelter for homeless * support for individuals in need of food and or clothing * central coordinating body for emergency shelters in inter-faith communities * overnight shelters are operated 7 nights per week Nov to Mar at 13 host community sites * most locations serve sit-down supper to 50 individuals and have 30 beds for overnight * clothing bank * nurses and medical care * hairdresser * breakfast, bagged lunch and public transportation tokens provided to those staying overnight * some locations have showers;
Transportation to all sites from St. George's Anglican Church (5350 Yonge St., North York, at corner of Yonge St. and Church Avenue) * Check bus schedule on website for bus timings or timings below. Showers available at Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, Toronto Christian Church, Jaffari Islamic Centre, Ahmadiya Islamic Community;
Bridge Markham Community Church , 5440 16th Avenue, Markham (north east corner of McCowan and 16th) * Monday nights 4:30 pm-7 am * Nov 25 - Jan 20 * 30 beds and 50 dinner guests ; Bus departure to shelter 5pm.
St. Mary's Anglican Church , 10030 Yonge Street, Vaughan: Monday Nights 4:30 pm-7 am, January 27 - March 30 * 30 beds and 50 dinner guests ; Bus departure to shelter 5pm.
Vaughan Community Church , 200 Racco Parkway, Vaughan: Thursday Nights 4:30 pm-7 am, Nov 26 – Jan 21 * 30 beds and 50 dinner guests ; Bus departure to shelter 5pm.
Jaffari Islamic Education & Culture Centre, 9000 Bathurst Street (North of Hwy 7), Richmond Hill: Tuesday Nights 4:30 pm-7 am, Jan 28 - Mar 31 * 30 beds and 50 dinner guests * showers; Bus departure to shelter 5pm.
Temple Har Zion, 7360 Bayview Avenue (north of Steeles), Thornhill: Wednesday Nights 4:30 pm-7 am, Nov 20 - Jan 15 * 30 beds and 50 dinner guests ; Bus departure to shelter 5pm.
Ahmadiya Muslim Community, 10610 Jane Street, Maple:Wednesday nights 4:30 pm-7 am, Jan 22 - Mar 25 * 30 beds and 50 dinner guests * showers; Bus departure to shelter 5pm.
St. Luke's Catholic Church, 39 Greenlane (off Bayview, one light North of John Street), Thornhill: Thursday Nights 4:30 pm-7 am, Nov 21 - Jan 16 * 30 beds and 50 dinner guests * Bus departure to shelter 5pm
Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd. Markham: Thursday nights 4:30 pm-7 am, Jan 23 - Mar 26 * 30 beds * overnight guests only * supper and breakfast provided to overnight guests only * showers; Bus departure to shelter 5pm
Holy Trinity Anglican Church, 140 Brooke St (off Centre Street), Thornhill* Friday nights 4:30 pm-7 am, Nov 29 – Jan 17 30 overnight beds only, 30 beds and 50 dinner guests; Bus departure to shelter 6pm
Thornhill United Church, 25 Elgin Street * Friday nights 4:30 pm-7 am, Jan 24 – Mar 27 30 overnight beds only, 30 beds and 50 dinner guests; Bus departure to shelter 5pm ;
Rouge Valley Mennonite Church, 7452 Reesor Rd. Markham: Saturday nights 6 pm-7 am, Nov 23 – Mar 28 * 30 overnight beds only * supper and breakfast provided, access to showers and other services for those staying in overnight beds only; Bus departure to shelter 6pm
Richmond Hill Presbyterian Church, 10066 Yonge St. Richmond Hill: Sunday nights 6pm-7am, Nov 24 - Jan 19 * 30 overnight beds only * supper and breakfast provided, access to other services for those staying in overnight beds only *;Bus departure to shelter 6pm
Gibson Centre - Toronto Christian Community Church, 100 Gibson Dr Markham: Sunday nights 4:30 pm-7 am, Jan 26 - Mar 29 * 30 beds and 50 dinner guests * showers ; Bus departure to shelter 6pm
|Hours||Office hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * Shelters and services 4:30 pm - 7 am|
|Dates||see description or website for full schedule|
|Areas Served||York Region|
|Eligibility||Ages: 18 year(s) and up
Males and females over the age of 18 years * space limited * guests must read policies before admission, shelter reserves right to deny service to anyone in violation of policies
|Application||No application required|
|Located In Community||York Region|
|Mailing Address||c/o Mosaic Interfaith Out of the Cold
9251 Yonge Street, Suite 8-104
Richmond Hill, ON L4C 9T3
|Physical Access||Partially Accessible ; varies with location * phone ahead for accessibility information|
|Service Categories||Community Meals ; Homeless Meals ; Homeless Shelter ~ Men ; Homeless Shelter ~ Women ; Homeless Transportation Programs ; Shelter Information Services|