Site: Betty Thompson Youth Centre

Service: Housing Services, Families in Transition Program

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Contact Information
Office Phone 519-749-8305
Primary Contact Katie Knapp, Families in Transition Counsellor, Lutherwood; Phone: 519-749-8305 ext 1290; Email:
Alternate Contact Lori Williams, Families in Transition Counsellor, Lutherwood; Phone: 519-749-8305 ext 1704; Email:
Address and Location Information
Areas Served Waterloo Region
Located In Community Kitchener
Address & Map
41 Weber St W
Kitchener, ON N2H 3Z1
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Intersection Victoria St. S and Weber St. W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Organization Details
Description (Service) The FIT program provides centralized intake for families requesting emergency shelter. FIT supports families with eviction prevention services, shelter diversion and rapid re-housing from shelter, with the goal of reducing or avoiding emergency shelter stays. Through a coordinated shelter intake process FIT staff assess a family's housing needs and develop a plan for best housing options. Family must be within seven days of losing their housing to access support.
Description & Services
Hours By appointment only.
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and under 
Families with children only
Application Please contact to begin application process
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Eviction Prevention Legal Assistance ; Housing Search Assistance ~ Families ; Shelter Information Services

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