Covenant House Toronto

Site: Gerrard Street Location

Service: Emergency Shelter, Gerrard Street Location

Contact Information

Office Phone 416-593-4849, Intake
Toll Free Phone 1-800-435-7308
Primary Contact Debbie Schatia, Program Services Director; Phone: 416-204-7050

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

COVID19 Emergency shelter open with enhanced safety precautions and screening; before visiting, call first for details on intake


Intake Centre
Emergency shelter, includes food, clothing, medical care, assessment, counselling, referrals; assistance with permanent housing, education, job searches, life skills

  • capacity 94
  • 2 emergency crisis beds for survivors of human trafficking and sexual exploitation

Mon-Sun 24 hours

Areas Served Toronto
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) - 24 year(s) Young men and women 16-24 years, including individuals using wheelchairs (call for details), and survivors of human trafficking and sexual exploitation


Contact for intake and details on safety and screening measures, or visit website

Languages Other languages may be available

Site Information

Located In Community Toronto
Address & Map
20 Gerrard St E
Toronto, ON
Canada M5B 2P3
Mailing Address 20 Gerrard St E 
Toronto, ON 
Canada M5B 2P3
Physical Access Designated parking at entrance, unloading only ; Easy access to elevator from side entrance ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall in main program area ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door, on 3rd floor ; Wheelchair accessible shower and bathroom stalls on girls residential floor

Categories and Classification

HCSD Main Heading Youth
HCSD Sub Heading Shelters for Youth
Service Categories Human Trafficking Shelters ; Youth Shelters ~ Boys ; Youth Shelters ~ Girls

Agency Overview

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