Downtown Mission of Windsor Inc

Site: Windsor - Wyandotte St E

Service: Windsor Youth Centre - Drop-In Centre for Homeless and At Risk Youth

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Contact Information
Office Phone 226-674-0006
Fax 226-674-3006
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Donna Roy, Program Manager, The Windsor Youth Centre; Phone: (Business) 226-674-0006
Alternate Contact Mary-Jo Kovacs, Director of Outreach, Advocacy and Youth Services; Phone: (Business) 519-973-5573
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) * Drop-in centre for youth who are homeless or at risk of homelessness  
* the aim is to be a low-threshold service provider, offering to meet the basic and immediate needs of homeless youth. 
* Hot meals provided  
* distribution of toiletries and underwear  
* referrals to other social service agencies  
* use of computers 
* homework and resume help  
Parents Support Group 
* For new and expectant parents who get together once a week to provide each other fun and support 
* Hot Lunch offered 
* Access to grocery supplements such as milk, eggs and yogurt 
* help finding the baby items needed 
* referrals to other services for housing, employment, education and Parenting 
* safe place to spend the evening between 5 pm-10 pm 
* Parents Support Group  
* Addiction and Relapse Prevention Support Group
Hours * Drop-In Centre Mon-Sat, 5 pm-10 pm (Closed Sun) 
* Parents Support Group Tue, 1 pm-3 pm 
* Addiction and Relapse Prevention Support Group: Wed 5 pm-5:30 pm * Fri 2:30 pm-4:30 pm
Meetings GSA: meets every Fri evening in the Studio (call for times) * Accessibility at Studio (Entrance and Washroom)
Areas Served Essex County ; Windsor
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) - 25 year(s) 
Application Call or drop in for services * To be a volunteer an application process is required
Languages English
Fees None
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Windsor Youth Centre serves the basic and immediate needs of homeless and at-risk youth in a safe and friendly drop-in atmosphere with the aim to foster positive change and growth.
Established 2011
Funding Grants ; Donations
Site Information
Site Location between Hall and Pierre
Located In Community Windsor
Address & Map
1247 Wyandotte St E
Windsor, ON N9A 3K6
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Intersection Hall Ave and Wyandotte St E
Bus Routes Crosstown 2
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Entrance

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