David Busby Centre

Site: Barrie

Service: Housing First Case Management

Description (Service) Staff assist chronically and episodically homeless individuals and families in securing and maintaining housing * work with participants in the community, assisting them in developing skills to be a good tenant, manage finances, maintain good health, and gain employment (where possible) * work to help people to become self sufficient through building an appropriate community support network, mentorship and empowerment 
Housing Access Workers help people find permanent housing by: 
* assisting with accessing funding for utility and rent related expenses 
* assisting with accessing funding for support services needed for individuals with a disability or mental illness who are unable to live independently without care, supervision and/or support 
* providing landlord/tenant mediation 
* providing referrals to community resources 
* maintaining a landlord registry 
* maintaining a housing registry of houses, townhouses, apartments, rooms and shared accommodation
Service Details
Hours Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri 8:30 am-12noon * Tue 1 pm-3 pm by appointment only
Dates Year round
Areas Served Simcoe County
Eligibility No restrictions * especially those impacted by homelessness
Application Drop in or call to make an appointment
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location Enter Street Centre off of McDonald St
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
88 Mulcaster St, Lower Level
Barrie, ON L4M 3M5
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Intersection Mulcaster St and McDonald St
Physical Access Not Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-739-6916
Fax 705-739-9543
E-Mail getconnected@busbycentre.ca
Website www.busbycentre.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/DavidBusbyCentre
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/BusbyCentre
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/channel/UCJad6X-OxBbAYeEOcwCzJMA
Primary Executive Sara Peddle, Executive Director; Phone: 705-794-7499
Mailing Address PO Box 1055 
Barrie, ON L4M 5E1

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