LOFT Community Services

Site: LOFT Community Services Newmarket

Record Details
Alternate Name Street Outreach Van ; The Hub ; York Region Street Outreach Van
Office Phone 905-853-3400 * Housing and Support Services 905-967-0357 ext. 500
Toll Free Phone 1-866-553-4053
After Hours Phone 1-866-553-4053 (mobile van 2 pm-9 pm, 7 days per week)
Fax 905-853-3455
Established 1999
Primary Executive Lori Kerr, Director, LOFT/Crosslinks Street Outreach and Services Network; Phone: 905-967-0357 ext 500; Email:
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial ; Fundraising ; Donations ; partnership of many agencies
Description (Service) community outreach, housing, medical and addiction services * financial support, social and peer support * public health workers and a team of mental health specialists * support for basic needs * intake and case management ;

The Hub drop-in support * more extensive support that outreach van cannot provide * meal programs, a writing group;

Crosslinks Housing and Support Services housing supports * individual and shared apartments and shared houses * assistance finding temporary or permanent housing ;

Mental Health and Justice Program for people who are in conflict with the criminal justice system * supportive housing and case management to individuals with mental health and addiction challenges and histories of homelessness who are in conflict with the criminal justice system;

First Episode Program shared, supportive housing for young people experiencing their first psychotic episode, usually between the ages of 16 and 26 * supports while remaining close to home, work and school;

Addictions Supportive Housing housing for individuals who are homeless and are experiencing chronic complex addition challenges, or the combination of substance abuse and mental health issues ;

The Reintegration Housing Program transitional housing

Street Outreach Van (NKT0714) meets clients at convenient locations throughout the region
Hours Office Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm * Van outreach Mon-Sun 2 pm-9 pm
Areas Served York Region - Office is in Newmarket * Outreach van is mobile through-out York Region (schedule is available upon request as to the area of York the van is support each day)
Boundaries York Region
Eligibility no restrictions
Application call or email or visit in person * referrals from hospitals, shelters, community members and other service providers as well as self-referrals * Mental Health and Justice program 416-757-6454 (or 416-757-MHJI)
Languages English
Fees None
Located In Community Newmarket
Address & Map
510 Penrose St
Newmarket, ON L3Y 1A2
Intersection Bayview Ave and Mulock Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Service Categories Crisis Residential Treatment ; Ex-Offender Halfway Houses ; People With Complex Needs ; Recovery Homes/Halfway Houses ; Street Outreach Programs ; Transitional Housing/Shelter ; Young Offenders


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