Please call prior to coming to one of our shelters as we may be full. Call toll free 888-554-5525. For Leeder Place Family Shelter, press extension 2. For Porter Place Men’s Shelter, press 1. For the York Region Youth Shelter, press 4.
We provide the following services for individuals staying with us:

Support to find and maintain affordable housing
Accommodation and food
Help with school placements for children
Supportive counselling
Referral to appropriate treatment programs and community service
Assistance to obtain identification
Connection and mediation with landlords
Budget/financial planning
Service referral
Assistance with housing search

Each year, 1300 people from babies to seniors stay in one of our three shelters.
Our charitable tax number is 13057 1896 RR0001.
Blue Door Shelters receives partial funding for our programs from the federal, provincial and regional governments and from the United Way of Toronto York Region.
Yes, tax receipts will be provided for any monetary donation over $10.00.
Blue Door Shelters utilizes 100% of donations towards our mission statement: To provide safe and supportive emergency shelter and services for people who are homeless or at risk of being homeless.
Blue Door Shelters is mission-driven not-for-profit organization governed by an elected Board of Directors. Find out more about Our Leadership.