Wesley
Child, Youth and Family Programs, Wesley Youth Housing Program

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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.

Services include:

Graduated Independence Program

Hands-on learning with cooking, cleaning, and budgeting

Helping youth achieve personal success through stable housing

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.

Tower B Apartments
191 Main St W Suite 410
Hamilton, ON
L8P 4S2
Hours: Mon-Sun 24 hours * including holidays
Phone: 905-527-4430 x28

Eligibility

Age 16 years to 21 years; 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.

Application

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

Fees

Program - Youth are required to pay a monthly subsidized program expense to live at WYH

Accessibility

Fully Accessible

Languages

English; Interpretive Services - arranged as required

Areas Served

Hamilton (City of)

Agency Type

Non Profit;Registered Charity