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YWCA Niagara Region

Site: Grimsby

Service: West Niagara Affordable Housing

Contact Details
Office Phone 289-235-8747
Fax 289-235-8031
Primary Contact Elizabeth Zimmerman, Executive Director
Alternate Contact Keshia Roy, Offsite Transitional Support Worker; Phone: 289-235-8747 ext 3281
Site Details
Areas Served Beamsville ; Grimsby ; West Lincoln
Located In Community Grimsby
Address & Map
Employment Help Centre
63 Main St W
Grimsby, ON L3M 4H1
View MapQuest Map
Intersection Main St and Christie St
Mailing Address PO Box 30006 
East Main PO 
Grimsby, ON L3M 1P1
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) Working in partnership with community groups, provides supportive transitional housing, subsidized rent and program supports to assist low to moderate income families and individuals, the homeless, and those at risk of homelessness in the community. 
Provides basic life skills program and counselling services to address individualized barriers to self-sufficiency through a partnering agreement with community service providers as well as 'in house' programs. Program areas include financial management and counselling, goal setting, job skills, coping strategies, etc.
Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Fri 8:30 am-3:30 pm by appointment
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up
Application Applicants may apply directly via phone or website or be referred from other agencies. Completion of application and personal interview required. Call to book interview time. All applicants will need identification and current income verification for all persons over 16 years of age. The required identification documents are Birth Certificates and Social Insurance Number cards.
Languages English
Fees None ; No fees for counselling or program participation
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Grants ; Donations - Private and Corporate
Service Categories Life Skills Education ; Transitional Housing/Shelter ~ Families ; Transitional Housing/Shelter ~ Homeless Men ; Transitional Housing/Shelter ~ Homeless Women
Print Material Brochures; newsletters
Events No Fixed Address, Coldest Night of the Year

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