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Housing-Focused Emergency Shelters in Niagara

These are local housing-focused emergency shelters funded by Niagara Region. For a complete list of emergency shelters in Niagara, visit INCommunities. Contact a shelter provider or dial 2-1-1.

If you're at risk of losing your home, connect with your local agency for support before going to a shelter.

Shelters
Shelter Contact Serves Room Types
Boys and Girls Club of Niagara - Nightlight Youth Services 5519 Ontario Ave.
Niagara Falls
905-358-3678
Youth ages 16 to 30 Shared bedrooms with shared common space
Casa El Norte 281 Central Ave.
Fort Erie
905-871-4483
Newcomers and refugeesShared bedrooms with shared common space
Matthew House 183 Central Ave.
Fort Erie
905-871-6059
Newcomers and refugeesShared bedrooms with shared common space

Out of the Cold Program - Start Me Up Niagara

St. Andrew's Church
5645 Morrison St.
Niagara Falls
289-302-6682

Westminster United Church
180 Queenston St.
St. Catharines
289-302-6682

Men and women from Nov. 15, 2020 to April 15, 2021

Shared sleeping and common space
Salvation Army Booth Centre 184 Church St.
St. Catharines
905-684-7813
Men Shared bedrooms with shared common space
Southridge Shelter 201 Glenridge Ave.
St. Catharines
905-682-2477
Men and women Shared bedrooms with shared common space
The Hope Centre Hotel-based in Niagara Falls
905-788-0744
Men, women and families Private bedrooms
The RAFT 17 Centre St.
St. Catharines
905-984-4365
Youth ages 16 to 24 Shared bedrooms with shared common space
YWCA Niagara Region - Women's Shelter 6135 Culp St.
Niagara Falls
905-988-3528
Single women or women with children Private bedrooms with shared common space
YWCA Niagara Region - Men's Shelter 289-686-4466 Single men or men with children Private bedrooms
YWCA Niagara Region - Family Shelter 289-668-4962 Families, including two parent families and single, male-led families Private apartments
YWCA Niagara Region - Women's Shelter 183 King St.
St. Catharines and community-based units
905-988-3528
Single women or women with children Private bedrooms with shared common space
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