Resources

For information on community resources and services available to individuals experiencing homelessness in Winnipeg during the COVID-19 pandemic, please visit HelpSeeker or 211 or email [email protected].

Sunshine House has produced a pocket guide of essential services as of October 2020. Download it here.

Winnipeg Outreach Network produces a pocket guide of resources mapped across the city. Download the WON Resource Guide here.

Download a list of local Housing Providers and Housing Support Services here.

If you are a service provider, you can find COVID-19 Resources for for Winnipeg’s Homeless-Serving Sector here.

CLOTHING

Sscope

865 Main Street
24/7

Thrive Resource Centre

555 Spence Street
9a-4p M/W/Th/F

Union Gospel Mission

320 Princess Street
Men’s clothing 11:30a; 2-4pm; 7p M-F; 2p Sa
240 Pritchard Avenue
Women’s and Children’s clothing 8:30a-4:30p M-F

Wolseley Family Place

222 Furby Street
9:30-11:30a; 1:30-3:30p M-F

 

EMERGENCY SHELTER

Main Street Project

190 Disraeli Street 204-306-8378 men-identified/204-306-7850 women-identified. Offers 24-hour crisis intervention and referral services, emergency shelter, transitional housing, intoxicated persons detention, and 10 day social detoxification programs.

Salvation Army Centre of Hope

180 Henry Avenue 204-946-9400 Transitional facility and emergency shelter

Siloam Mission

300 Princess Street 204-956-4344 Emergency shelter, 110 single beds, and a 5 bed family room.

Ikwe-Widdjiitiwin

1-800-362-3344.  Indigenous women’s family violence shelter.

Willow Place

204-615-0313 ext. 0.  45 bed shelter providing a safe place for women and their children who have experienced domestic violence.

Macdonald Youth Services

175 Mayfair Avenue 204-477-1804.  Overnight shelter for youth 12-21 years old.

A & O: Safe Suite Initiative

204-956-6440.  Temporary housing for men, women and couples who are 55 years or older who are experiencing abuse or neglect.

Men’s Resource Centre

204-415-6797.  For men and their children fleeing intimate partner domestic violence and/or abuse.

 

FOOD

Agape Table

364 Furby Street 204-783-6369
Provides bagged meals and emergency food bank. 8-10:30a M-F

Holy Trinity Anglican Church

256 Smith Street 204-942-7465
Free snacks to go, 11a–1p Tu

Lighthouse Mission

669 Main Street 204-943-9669
Breakfast, lunch and coffee eat-in or to go, 9a-3:30p M-Th; 1-7:30p F

Missionaries of Charity

167 Aikins Street 204-582-2773
Bagged breakfast 9:30am-10:45a M/W/F/Sa

NorWest Co-op Community Food Centre

103-61 Tyndall Avenue 204-615-3117
Take out meals

Oak Table

109 Pulford Street 204-416-2240
Take-out and Eat-in lunch; washrooms, water, toiletries 12:30-3p M-Th

St. Matthews Maryland Community Ministry – West End Commons

365 McGee 204-774-1846
Eat-in and take out meals; washroom, toiletries 1:30-4p M/T/Th/F

Union Gospel Mission

M-F Breakfast 11:30a; supper 7:30p; Drop-in 2-4p with snacks, showers, men’s clothing distribution; Food access 2p Sa

Winnipeg Harvest Food Bank Call Centre

204-982-3660 or [email protected] winnipegharvest.org
Call to book appointment with local food bank; have health card ready. 1 large hamper every 4 weeks with 10-14 days worth of non-perishable items.

HOUSING AND INCOME SUPPORTS 

Citizen’s Bridge

565 Selkirk Avenue 204-691-9716 Provides help with opening a bank account and ID

Community Financial Counselling Services (CFCS)

516-294 Portage Avenue 204-989-1900 / 1-800-573-2383 Financial counselling; virtual/drop-off income tax preparation

Doorways

103-181 Higgins Avenue (Neeginan Centre) – 204-925-3830.
Service matching as well as intake for individuals experiencing recurrent or chronic homelessness or aging out of CFS care

EIA

204-948-4000 weekdays – 204-945-0183 after hours emergency support.
Provincial income assistance program

Rent Assist

204-945-2197. Monthly benefit to help low income families and individuals, as well as people receiving income assistance (EIA). 8:30a-4:30p M-F

SEED Winnipeg

80 Salter St. 204-927-0045 Provides help with taxes, budgeting, benefits, ID, opening a bank account

Spence Neighbourhood Association

Homelessness Outreach Mentor Call/Text: 204-999-4485/Email: [email protected]; Rental Safety Coordinator Voicemail: 204-783-5000 x107/Email: [email protected] 615 Ellice.

Tenant Landlord Cooperation

509 Selkirk Avenue 204-927-2335. A direct advocacy program to help individuals understand their rights and responsibilities on rental issues and help tenants advocate for their rights. 9a-4p M-F

West Central Women’s Resource Centre

640 Ellice Avenues 204-774-8975 For women, by appointment only.
9a-4:30p M/W/F; 12:30-6p T/Th; 9a-12p Sa

Winnipeg Rental Network

www.winnipegrentnet.ca 204-414-8220 Provides a web-based database that makes it easier for people to find affordable rental housing. It is not a housing provider.

Download Get Your Benefits

To access more information about federal and provincial programs and benefits, as well as the benefits of filing tax returns, Get Your Benefits! is a 20-page plain language booklet listing many federal, provincial and regional benefits and programs individuals and families living in Manitoba may be eligible for.

LOW-INCOME HOUSING 

Dakota Ojibway Tribal Council Housing Authority

1311 Portage Avenue 204-988-5377 Provides affordable housing for Aboriginal people in Winnipeg.

IRCOM

95 Ellen Street / 215 Isabel Street 204-943-8765 Transitional housing and essential needs supports for newcomer families.

Kinew Housing

394 McGregor Street 204-956-5093 Provides affordable housing for Aboriginal people in Winnipeg.

Manitoba Housing

2-352 Donald Street 204-945-4663 Provides subsidized housing and housing for people on social assistance, 8:30a-4:30p M-F

New Journey Housing

200 – 305 Broadway 204) 942-2238 Housing supports for newcomers; appointments preferred 10a-3p M-F

S.A.M Management

425 Elgin Avenue 204-942-0991 Provides subsidized housing for single persons, families and senior citizens. 8a-4p M-F

Sponsor Managed Social Housing

6-352 Donald Street 204-945-4661 Provides adequate publicly owned rental housing accommodation for individuals and families of low income within their financial capacities. 8:30a-4:30p M-F

Winnipeg Housing Rehabilitation Corporation (WHRC)

60 Frances Street 204-949-2880 Provides affordable, clean, and safe rental housing to individuals and families. 8:30a-4:30p M-F

MENTAL AND PHYSICAL HEALTH

Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA)

930 Portage Avenue 204-982-6100 CMHA offers an array of services to individuals and families experiencing mental health challenges, including advocacy.
8:30a – 4:30p M-F

Crisis Response Centre

817 Bannatyne Avenue 204-940-1781 Offers walk-in assessment and treatment for those in mental crisis, along with referrals to other mental health services. 24/7

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Program Centralized Intake

848 William Avenue 204-958-9660 Directly refers to services at MATC and the Health Sciences Centre. Also assist the process of redirection to other appropriate agencies and programs. 7:30a – 4:30p M-F

Family Doctor Connection

204-786-7111

Health Links

204-788-8200

Health Outreach and Community Supports (HOCS)

Service Location: Mobile 204-794-3804 HOCS provides services to the homeless or vulnerably housed population with complex health challenges. Services include clinical or service access problem solving, service information and linkages, assessment (occupational therapy, psychiatry, mental health & physical health), engagement, psychosocial support, service coordination and clinical services. Mon-Fri: 8:30am—4:30pm

Klinic Community Health

870 Portage Avenue 204-784-.4090 Provides full range of health related services from medical care to counselling and education. For adults and youth.
9a-8p M-Th; 9-5p F
Klinic Crisis Line (24/7): 204-786-8686

Manitoba Suicide Line

1-877-435-7170 toll free 24/7

Mobile Crisis Service

204-949-4777 Assists individuals experiencing a mental health or psychosocial crisis, including persons with a co- occurring mental health/substance use disorder. 24/7

Sara Riel

101-66 Moore Avenue 204-237-9263 Provides quality services in community supports, housing and employment to persons with mental health challenges. 8:30a – 4:30p.

Winnipeg Regional Health Authority Community Mental Health Services

204-788-8330 Provides a range of mental health services in both community and hospital settings to adults.

SUBSTANCE USE 

Addictions Foundation of Manitoba (AFM)

200 Osborne St. N. 204-944-6235 Offers a range of community-based services for youth and adults using alcohol, other drugs and/or gambling.

Native Addictions Council of Manitoba (NACM)

160 Salter St. 204-586-8395 Provides community based education, prevention and treatment services to First Nations and Metis Individuals, families and communities.

Street Connections

496 Hargrave Street 204-981-0742. Harm Reduction/Safer Sex Supplies and information; Naloxone

YOUTH 

Macdonald Youth Services

400-491 Portage Avenue 204-477-1722 Provides placement (foster and group care), community support services and transition services (youth transitioning to adulthood) to children, youth, adults and families.

Manitoba Adolescent Treatment Centre (MATC)

120 Tecumseh Street 204-477-6391 Services are provided for youth with mental health and addictions problems and their families from brief interventions to intensive long term treatment.

Marymound

442 Scotia Street 204-338-7971 Helping youth and families with the challenges of growing, learning and parenting to achieve independence while realizing their full potential.

Ndinawe Youth Resource Centre

472 Selkirk Ave. 204-589-5545 Provides services for youth focusing on shelter, culture, recreation, education, outreach and support. Mon-Fri: 10am – 5pm

Resource Assistance for Youth (RAY)

125 Sherbrook St. 204-783-5617 Provides school based prevention workshops, inter- vention, outreach and support services such as referrals, housing assistance, food and clothing bank, and advocacy.

Rossbrook House

658 Ross Avenue 204-949-4090. 6-24 years old drop-in with food, washroom, activities, safe rides. 8a-12a M-F; 24/7 Sa-Su

Youth Crisis Team Line

1-888-383-2776 or 204-949-4777 Available 8 am to 12 midnight

Youth Resource Centre & Shelter

1-888-477-1804 or 204-477-1804

INDIGENOUS 

Eagle Urban Transition Centre (EUTC)

200-275 Portage Avenue 204-956-0610 Provides services to First Nations individuals and families in areas such as housing, addictions, referral, counseling, advocacy and other enhanced services.

Ka Ni Kanichihk

455 McDermot Avenue 204-953-5820 Phone supports, outreach, elder and support services, emergency supplies, harm reduction supplies, mental health supports. 8:45a-4:30p M-F

Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre

363 McGregor Street/443 Spence Street. Call 204-925-0330 or 204-925-6816 (McGregor) 204-925-0352 or 204-925-0348 (Spence) for food/basic needs delivery

211 Manitoba

211 Manitoba is a searchable online database of government, health, and social services that are available across the province. The service helps Manitobans who are looking to find the right community or social resource but don’t know where to start.  Click here for website: mb.211.ca