Organization: Unity Project for Relief of Homelessness in London - Emergency Shelter
Description of Services: Emergency shelter and transitional housing environment * secular and home-like
  • 17 crash beds for nightly stays (sign in 7 pm, first come first serve)
  • 20 shelter residence beds for up to 30 days
  • 10 transitional housing spaces for longer term stays up to a year (paying rent)
  • Frontline Support Workers provide housing assessment and supports for people staying longer than 14 days
  • Housing Stability Workers provide in-home supports for episodic and chronically homeless individuals
  • life skills programming - shelter residents take personal accountability for cooking, cleaning, and day-to-day maintenance
  • grief counselling
  • food and clothing
  • drop-in services focused on immediate crisis intervention and housing supports

Fees: Free
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Men and women experiencing homelessness, 18 years and older
Application: Drop in * no referral required
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible      Wheelchair Accessible
Languages: English
Area(s) Served: London

Contact Information
Phone Numbers: 519-433-8700
Crisis: 519-433-8700 ext 0 (24 hour Frontline Support)
Fax: 519-433-7742
Address: (Rear off-street building behind 719 Dundas St)
717 Dundas St E
London, ON
N5W 2Z5
Intersection: Lyle St and Dundas St E
Location: London (East)
Hours: Daily 24 hour emergency admission
Crisis support and housing support as needed
Executives: Chuck Lazenby - Executive Director
Silvia Langer - Development Director
Contacts: Anita Schipper - Communications and Development Officer
519-433-8700 ext 2 *


Unity Project Video by CTV/Nick Scott

About Us

We offer comfortable dorms for men, women and couples, and we provide a community of support where residents take responsibility for themselves, for each other, and for the functioning of the shelter.

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