Empower Simcoe

Service: Regional Housing First Program, Barrie Head Office - 39 Fraser Crt

Record #: CWD2540
Last Modified: 24 May 2024
Last Full Update: 26 Jan 2023


Description (Service) Focuses on moving people who are chronically homeless as rapidly as possible from the street or emergency shelters into permanent housing with supports that vary according to participant needs.

Service Details

Hours Vary
Areas Served Barrie ; Beausoleil First Nation ; Chippewas of Rama First Nation ; Clearview (Simcoe County) ; Collingwood ; Midland ; Minesing ; Orillia ; Oro-Medonte ; Penetanguishene ; Ramara ; Severn ; Springwater ; Tay ; Tiny ; Wasaga Beach
Eligibility Available to people who:
  • Are currently experiencing homelessness
  • Meets the definition of chronic homelessness
  • Have been assessed (VISPDAT) having a high level of acuity
  • Lives in Simcoe County
  • Has been added to the By-Name List
Application Call 2-1-1, shelter or outreach to apply.

In order to apply for the program you must;
  • Complete a Common Intake and Consent form
  • Complete a common assessment (VI SPDAT)
  • Have your request added to the By-Name List
Languages English; French - Reception
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
39 Fraser Court
Barrie, ON
Canada L4N 5J5
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Intersection Morrow Rd and Patterson Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-739-0485
E-Mail housingcalls@empowersimcoe.ca
Website https://www.empowersimcoe.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/empowersimcoe
Mailing Address 39 Fraser Court 
Barrie, ON 
Canada L4N 5J5

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