Thresholds Homes and Supports Inc.

Site: Guelph Location

Contact Information
Alternate Name Thresholds Homes and Supports
Former Name Dunara Homes for Recovery ; Dunara Homes for Recovery Incorporated ; Dunara Wellington Dufferin Homes for Psychiatric Rehabilitation (mar 2010)
Office Phone 519 742-3191
Fax 519 742-5232
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Carmen Abel, Director of Community Services and Housing; Email:
Primary Executive Lisa Voll-Leggo, Executive Director; Email:
Located In Community Guelph
Mailing Address 236 Victoria St S, Unit 2A 
Kitchener N2H 5C8
Physical Access Not Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Recovery programs for adults in need of mental health support.
Description (Service) Thresholds offers a range of mental health and addiction services, including supportive housing, crisis respite, individualized support programs, and more. We currently assist more than 1,100 individuals in the communities of Kitchener-Waterloo, Cambridge, and Guelph.

Residential program - are available for adults experiencing serious and persistent mental health concerns. Housing options include congregate living with seven (7) other individuals and smaller shared living homes, Individuals receive ongoing support services that range from 24/7 on-site support to monthly contact.

Crisis Respite program - offers short-term stays, at no cost, in a residential setting to individuals 18 years of age and older who are experiencing a mental health and/or psychosocial crisis. There are six crisis beds available at the Kitchener location and 2 beds available in Guelph. Stays are typically a maximum of 5 days. Individuals are assessed through a telephone screening prior to admission.

Supportive Housing - Thresholds provides subsidized housing in Waterloo Region and Guelph-Wellington, through agency-owned properties and partnerships with private and non-profit sector landlords.

Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Guelph ; Waterloo Region ; Wellington County
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up Adults who experience serious and persistent mental health concerns who are 18 years of age and older
Crisis Respite Program - 16 years and older
Application Waiting list - call for information; referrals made by Here 24/7
Crisis Respite - call (519) 576-7431 or toll-free at 1-866-797-7431
Languages English
Fees Service - residents pay for rent and food ; None - Crisis Respite Program, support and music groups are free ; Housing services - residents pay for rent and food
Crisis Respite Program - no fees for short-terms stays, sliding fee scale for extended/planned stays
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 1980
Service Categories Mental Health Related Support Groups ; Psychiatric Rehabilitation ; Transitional Housing for Mental Health