How to get help

Whether you just need someone to talk to or have nowhere else to go, we are always here for you. If you are between 16-24 years of age and need help, please reach out to us.

Shelter

 

CALL

Housing Support

EMAIL

Family Support

EMAIL

Resources and links

Here are some more resources that may help you in a time of need. Feel free to reach out to the Our Place team with any questions.

Help Lines / Resources:

Canadian Mental Health Association of Peel (CMHA) Quick Guide

Crisis Outreach and Support Team (COAST)
905-278-9036

Canadian Human Trafficking Hotline
1-833-900-1010

Peel Works – Needle Exchange Program
647-225-1623

Lesbian Gay Bi Trans Youth Line: Telephone and online support, information and referral.
4169629688 or 1-800-268-9688

Peel Regional Police – Vice Unit
905-453-3311 ext. 3555

Youth Drop-in Centers

Eclypse Youth
905-790-7707

Housing

Peel Youth Village – Transitional Housing
905-791-5576

CERA Centre for Equality Rights in Accommodation (Assists people or groups facing discrimination in housing)
1-800-263-1139

Housing / Programs

Peel Works – Needle Exchange Program
647-225-1623

Peel Addiction Assessment and Referral Centre (PARRC)
905-629-1007

Withdrawal Management Centre
905-456-3500

Associated Youth Services of Peel

Canadian Mental Health Association Peel Branch
905-451-2123 or 1-877-451-2123

MOYO Health and Community Services 

Telehealth

Registered nurses provide information and referral on health-related issues. No health card required.
1-866-797­0000

Financial Aid

Ontario Works: To apply for financial assistance.

Ontario Human Rights Commission
416-326­9511 or 1-800-387-9080

Legal Aid Ontario: For eligibility criteria and list of offices.
416-979-­1446 or 1-­800­-668­-8258

Workshops

Independent Living Workshop

Independent Living Workshop

Housing Search 101

Housing Search 101

Job Search

Job Search

Maintaining Housing

Maintaining Housing

Know Your Rights

Know Your Rights

Success Stories

Nothing makes us prouder than knowing we’ve made a difference in a young person’s life. Here are some of the success stories Our Place.

We had a guest staying at the shelter for several months before we were able to find suitable accommodations.…

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