Drop-in and support programs
Offering meals, basic needs, out of the cold, and other programs to support those who are homeless.
In Peel there are many programs available to support housing, shelter, and fundamental needs.
Meals and essential needs
Regeneration meal program and supports
156 Main St N, Brampton
Facilities and food for people in need, including:
- Showers and laundry
- Phone and computer
- Staff support
- Breakfast 8 to 9:30 a.m. (9:15 a.m. on Sundays)
- Lunch served 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Monday to Friday
- Monday to Friday 7a.m. to 3 p.m.
- Saturdays 7 to 9:30 a.m.
- Sundays 7 to 9:15 a.m.
Visit Regeneration for more information.
St. Leonard's Place Peel
1105 Queen St E, Brampton
416-500-7274 (call to reserve a bed)
Out of the cold programs in winter and In from the heat programs in summer for men 18 years or older experiencing homelessness. The out of the cold program runs from November 14 to March 17 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 a.m.
- Overnight shelter operating under full COVID-19 preventing protocols.
- Access to on site support including employment support, housing referrals, and other information.
- Winter clothing such as hats and gloves.
- Shower facilities, laundry facilities, hygiene items, small locker space for belongings.
- Dinner, breakfast, and snacks provided.
City of Mississauga help for the homeless
Services are available to support at-risk individuals and the homeless in Mississauga, including free hot meals, and shower access at several community centres.
Refer to Mississauga's help for the homeless.
Food banks and community food programs
The Peel Food Map provides updated hours and information on donations, through the Emergency Donation Centre.
Call 211 if you can't access the online food map. Food programs on the map include:
- breakfast programs
- community meal programs (soup kitchen)
- food banks
- food pantries
- emergency donation centre
Other support programs
Mississauga Library's Open Window Hub is a resource and information centre designed to support and empower individuals and families who are experiencing homelessness or mental health issues, or both, within the City of Mississauga.
Access a list of public access wireless (WiFi) spots in Peel.