Youth Homelessness in York Region
At Sutton Youth Services, The Salvation Army York Housing and Support Services is dedicated to preventing and ending youth homelessness in York Region. Services and supports focus on improving lives of homeless and at-risk youth through the provision of a safe community hub. This hub works to provide rapid and supported re-housing options, positive youth development, community re-integration, and access to the services and opportunities to increase stability, wellness and successful transitions to a healthy adulthood.
This video shares the impact SYS has on our clients.
Assisting Women Who are Homeless or At-risk of Homelessness
At Belinda’s Place, The Salvation Army York Housing and Support Services provides basic needs, temporary housing, client-focused wraparound supports and follow up services to assist women who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. We help women find housing, keep their housing and successfully reintegrate into the community.
Housing Support in Durham
In Durham Region, The Salvation Army York Housing & Support Services provides services and supports to assist vulnerable or at-risk clients with support in obtaining or retaining housing.
To see every client connected to the wraparound supports and interventions that they need to stabilize in permanent housing.
1. That Women and Youth experiencing homelessness would obtain and retain housing
2. That Women and Youth at risk of homelessness will remain housed
The YHSS Community Council helps to increase the visibility of The Salvation Army York Housing and Support Services, and as such encourages and garners community support. The professional volunteer backing and guidance is invaluable in program development and community engagement. The Community Councils helps to secure funding and/or fundraise, and ensure overall accountability.