Peel. Housing & Property Department

Homeless Initiatives, Wilkinson Road Shelter

Record #: BRA2557
Last Modified: 09 Oct 2019
Last Full Update: 09 Oct 2019

Record Details

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Description & Services

Description Emergency hostel * provides temporary emergency housing for homeless men in Brampton or Caledon * serves up to 60 men * 16 of the 86 available beds are reserved for special-needs individuals * individuals can stay in one of the Region's emergency shelter and must apply for Ontario Works assistance * provides emergency lodging, food and clothing * employment and housing support * financial assistance from Ontario Works * health clinics, mental health and addiction support * life skills training * recreation * AA meetings * pastoral care

Peel Family Shelters are owned and operated by the Region of Peel * Salvation Army manages the daily programming and staffing * Ontario Works provides financial assistance to residents
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Shelter Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Brampton ; Caledon ; Peel Region
Eligibility Ages: 25 year(s) and up
Fees None
Languages English

Contact Information

Address & Map
15 Wilkinson Rd
Brampton, ON L6T 4X1
Intersection S of Steeles Ave E; off Tomken Rd
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Office Phone Wilkinson Road Shelter 905-452-1335
Fax 905-453-1308
After Hours Phone 905-451-6108
Crisis Phone 905-452-1335 Shelter Intake Line
Primary Contact Grace Gyles, Supervisor; Phone: 905-791-7800 ext 8267; Email:
Primary Executive Janice Sheehy, Commissioner of Human Services

Other Details

Funding Regional / Municipal - Region of Peel
Service Level (20) Regional Government ; (50) Non Profit


Subjects Homeless people ; Housing ; Information and referral ; Shelters