oneROOF

Site: Reaching Our Outdoor Friends

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Record #: WRN1332 Last Full Update: 12 Feb 2014
Contact Information
Address242 Queen St S
Kitchener, ON N2G 1W3
 
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IntersectionQueen St S and St George St
AccessibilityWheelchair accessible building
Office Phone(519) 742-2788
Fax(519) 742-5506
E-Mailinfo@oneroof.org
Websiteoneroof.org
Service Information
EligibilityYouth 12-25 years who are homeless or at risk
DescriptionProvides support, counselling, outreach * assists youth meet basic needs for shelter, hygiene, food and clothing * Providing a Roof: homeless shelter for youth 16-25 years * public showers for youth available * Substance Abuse Prevention Program: alcohol and drug education, assessment, referrals and follow up * food hampers available Wed 2-5pm * Outreach: maintains contact with youth who are homeless; provides referrals to services * Housing Support Program: support worker dealing with housing issues; provides referrals to services * structured educational and recreational program weekday nights; hot meal, counselling, prescription subsidies, guest speakers * anger management program * Lunchbox program: catering and lunch delivery services * Street Design programs * nurse practitioners provide primary health care Wed 1-3:30pm
HoursOffice Mon-Fri 9am-5pm * night drop in Mon-Fri 7-10pm * essential services Tue-Fri 1-5pm, Sat-Sun 12:30-5pm * Outreach Mon-Fri 9am-4pm
Areas ServedWaterloo Region
ApplicationIntake process, possible waiting list for shelter beds
LanguagesEnglish
FeesNone
Other Details
Service CategoriesAnger Management ; Bathing Facilities ; Food Banks ; General Clothing Provision ; Homeless Drop In Centres ; Juvenile/Youth Shelters
Alternate NameConnectKW ; Lunchbox ; Off the Street and Into Shelter ; One Roof ; Providing a Roof ; Street Designs ; Substance Abuse Prevention Program
Former NameReaching Our Outdoor Friends ; ROOF
Established1989
SubjectsAddictions ; Anger management ; Clothing ; Counselling ; Drop-in centres ; Food hampers ; Foot care ; Homeless youth ; Information and referral ; Shelters ; Youth