Wyndham House

Residential Program & Emergency Bed Program for Women

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Record #: GCL1276 Last Modified: 10 Jun 2014 Last Full Update: 23 Dec 2013
Notices
Public BulletinHousehold donations i.e. furniture, computer equipment etc. are accepted.
Contact Information
Office Phone519-763-8660
Fax519-763-0431
E-Mailadam@wyndhamhouse.org
Websitewww.wyndhamhouse.org
Primary ContactLeisha Burley, Program Director; Phone: 519-822-2768
Alternate ContactSusan Richardson, Administrative Assistant; Email: info@wyndhamhouse.org
Primary ExecutiveDebbie Bentley-Lauzon, Executive Director; Email: debbie@wyndhamhouse.org
Site LocationGuelph-Downtown
Located In CommunityGuelph
Address & Map
74 Suffolk St W
Guelph, ON N1H 2J2
 
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IntersectionDublin St N and Suffolk St W
AccessibilityPartially Accessible - no wheelchair access in washroom
Description & Services
DescriptionCooperative living residence for young women, ages 16 - 21, who are in full time educational programs and cannot live in their parental homes. 
* residents must be enrolled in and attending school 
* required to follow house rules, do daily chores 
* participation in life skills education  
* staff can arrange additional counselling through community agencies  
* staff assistance to transfer skills learned at Wyndham House to independent living  
 
Emergency Bed Program for Women: offers emergency shelter to young women, ages 16 to 21 years, for a period lasting no more than 28 days. 
* Youth Support Team provides guidance until other life plans are established 
* emergency beds only available if not in use by long term residents 
* intake by appointment
HoursMon-Sun 24 hours
DatesAll year
Areas ServedGuelph ; Wellington County
EligibilityAges: 16 year(s) - 21 year(s) 
 
Female; full time in school
ApplicationTours and interviews provided for those interested in accessing the program.
LanguagesEnglish
FeesNone
Other Details
Service Level(50) Non Profit
FundingRegional / Municipal - Wellington County Social Services ; Fundraising ; United Way
Subjects
Service CategoriesGroup Homes for Dependent Children ~ At Risk Youth ~ Girls ; Juvenile/Youth Shelters ~ Girls
SubjectsEmergencies ; Homeless youth ; Hostels ; Housing ; Residences ; Shelters ; Women ; Youth