Wesley Youth Housing Program

Offers residential program in apartment-style units with early intervention for youth aged 16-21 years, experiencing or at imminent risk of homelessness, who are working or are in school with the goal of living independently.

Residents are able to participate in programs that get them to a graduated independence program. Activities include: 

  • hands on learning with cooking
  • cleaning
  • budgeting

Two stages of living are available:

  • In-Stage: private bedroom, shared kitchen, living room, washrooms. This stage is available for up to one year. Mentoring and life skills programs also available.
  • Up-Stage: bachelor apartment units. This stage is available for up to one year. Housing referral and support is available upon leaving.
Organizations that offer this Service
Wesley
Sites that offer this Service
Wesley Youth Housing Location

191 Main St W
Hamilton, ON
L8P 4Y4

Eligibility

Must be willing to attend school or work, must have a source of income or be eligible for OW or ODSP, and be willing to participate in the program.

Areas Served
Hamilton
Hamilton Downtown
Fees
Fee
None
Varies.
Languages
English
Application Instructions

Referrals from professionals, agencies, or self-referrals. Application form is available online.

Age Range
Ages 16 to 21
Last Full Update
October 8, 2021