A Place Called Home

Site: Lindsay

Service: A Place Called Home

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Record #: VTC0237 Last Modified: 30 Jun 2015 Last Full Update: 30 Jun 2015
Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone705-328-0905
Toll Free Phone1-866-520-2689
After Hours Phonesame as above
Crisis Phone705-328-0905 * 1-866-520-2689 Press 1 for Crisis Services
Site LocationEntrance at side of main building (off parking lot)
Located In CommunityLindsay
Address & Map
64 Lindsay St S
Lindsay, ON K9V 2M2
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IntersectionRussell Street and Lindsay Street South
Contact Information
Social MediaFacebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/placecalledhomeroom
Pinterest Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/apchlindsay/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/APCHLindsay
Primary ContactDyan Wallace, Administrative Assistant; Phone: 705-328-0905 ext 221; Fax: 705-328-3547; Email: info@apch.ca
Alternate ContactNicole Bryant, Hostel Coordinator; Phone: 705-328-0905 ext 228; Fax: 705-328-3547; Email: nicole@apch.ca
Primary ExecutiveLorrie Polito, Executive Director; Phone: 705-328-0905 ext 222; Fax: 705-328-3547; Email: lorrie@apch.ca
Description & Services
Description (Service)HOMELESS SERVICES (Family & Singles Hostel Services) SHELTER (Ext 226 Or Press 1 for after-hours emergencies): 
*Provides shelter, 3 meals a day, 24 hour support. Referrals to appropriate services and advocacy with other agencies. The homeless shelter is located in the town of Lindsay. 
TRUSTEE PROGRAM (Ext 223 or Press 1 for after-hours support): 
*Trustee available for youth who are Ontario Works recipients. Supports in special circumstances (special needs) for those aged 22-32. 
Outreach & Aftercare Program (Ext 228 or Press 1 for after-hours support):  
*Provides to non-shelter residents whose circumstances puts them at risk of becoming homeless.
HoursAdministration / Front Desk Hours: Monday to Friday 8:30am-4:30pm 
Trustee Services, Emergency Shelter, Outreach and After-Care at Hostel: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year
DatesAll year
Areas ServedHaliburton County ; Kawartha Lakes (City of)
EligibilityAnyone who is homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. Those needing Trustee Services. Youth at risk.
ApplicationIntake documents for all programs prepared with client by support staff.
LanguagesEnglish ; Interpretive Services - Provided when a language barrier exists
Other Details
Legal Status(51) Registered Charity
AccessibilityFully Accessible - Washroom, Entrance, Parking
Service CategoriesHomeless Shelter ; Identification Cards ; Personal Financial Counselling ; Utility Assistance