Community Resources

Mental Health Resources

Crisis Resources

A crisis is defined as a period of intense difficulty or trouble. In these time of emergency there are a number of places you can go for help:

Shelters

There are a number of shelters in Kingston that provide temporary accommodation for men, women and children. Below is a list of some of the shelters in Kingston.

  • iRyandale Shelter for the Homeless — Homeless shelter providing overnight accommodation
  • Dawn House Women’s Shelter — 24 hour emergency temporary shelter for up to 45 days. Offers counselling, basic necessities, information and referrals, computer access, housing assistance, client advocacy, and public education
  • Kingston Harbour Light Men’s Shelter — 8 bed emergency shelter for up to 5 days. Offers bed, hot meals, shower, and laundry facilities

Support for Family Members