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Summer housing and homeless support

Together with our partners we’re offering help to our vulnerable communities during the warmer months

In Peel there are many programs available to support housing, shelter and fundamental needs.

Street Helpline
Offering 24/7 support for urgent homelessness needs, food, shelter access, referrals and more. The Street Helpline connects to our mobile Street Outreach team who can often come to your location to help. If you’re in crisis or face an urgent need, call us.

Shelter intake line
We can help you find the best option in any Peel shelter, including in adult, youth, and family shelters. There are dedicated spaces for men and women.

Nelson Street drop in
14C Nelson Street W. Brampton

Monday to Sunday 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Medical services and Harm Reduction Services are Monday to Friday.


Regeneration meal program and support
156 Main St N, Brampton

Facilities and food for people in need, including:


Showers are available until half hour before closing.

Open Window Hub drop in and meal program
The Open Window Hub is available at the following locations:

C Cafe (Civic Centre)
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (by appointment only after 1 p.m.)

Malton Community Centre
Wednesday: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (by appointment only after 1 p.m.)

Port Credit Memorial Arena
Monday: 1 to 3 p.m.

The City of Mississauga’s Central Library offers support to at-risk and homeless people, including referrals for mental health or addictions treatment, housing, and employment services. 905-615-3200 ext. 3541

During the COVID-19 pandemic, box lunches, personal hygiene kits and items such as socks, gloves and hats are provided as needed.

Hot grab-and-go meals are offered at the Open Window Hub now located at Civic Centre C Cafe on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday starting at 12 p.m.

City of Mississauga shower program

Free shower facilities are available Monday to Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m. at the following locations:

Learn more about Mississauga’s programs to support the homeless.

Mental health support