Haldimand-Norfolk REACH

Site: Simcoe - Union St

Service: Union House

Record Details
Legal Name Haldimand-Norfolk Resource, Education and Counselling Help
Service Details
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Haldimand County ; Norfolk County
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) - 17 year(s) 
Union House is a voluntary program for males and females, ages 16 and 17, who: 
* are enrolled full-time in school or a vocational skills training program 
* are in need of a stable place to live 
* would benefit from assistance with life skills and/or interpersonal skill development 
* are at risk of long-term dependency on public assistance 
* are committed to participating in the Residence Program
Application Referral sources for the Union House program include but are not limited to family, friends, educators, health care providers, police, Probation and Parole, Children's Aid, other REACH programs, and other local service providers. Youth interested in Union House may also contact the program directly. 
Phone to arrange an appointment. 
Tours of the house and information regarding the Program are available and can be offered during evening and weekend hours.
Languages English
Fees Room and board is applied according to income, in order to help cover food and operational costs. Financial assistance through Ontario Works may be available and will be determined on an individual basis. Youth Support Workers will assist youth in applying for funding as necessary.
Address and Location
Located In Community Simcoe
Address & Map
251 Union St
Simcoe, ON N3Y 2B4
Intersection Union St and Queen St
Mailing Address c/o Kathy Gammon, Youth Services Manager, Haldimand-Norfolk REACH
Physical Access Not Accessible
Description (Service) Provides a supportive living environment for transitional aged youth from the Haldimand and Norfolk area. Supports youth in developing the skills necessary for independent living or a return to the family home, and successful integration into the work force 
Program offers: 
* individual and group life skills training  
* individual program planning 
* supportive counselling
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-426-7604
Fax 519-426-2564
E-Mail unionhouse@hnreach.on.ca
Website www.hnreach.on.ca
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Kathy Gammon, Youth Services Manager, Union House; Phone: * (Business) 519-587-2441 ext 312; Email: kgammon@hnreach.on.ca
Alternate Contact Kim Chapman, Union House Residence Supervisor; Email: kchapman@hnreach.on.ca
Primary Executive Leo Massi, Executive Director, Haldimand-Norfolk REACH; Phone: (Business) 519-587-2441; Fax: 519-587-2682; Email: lmassi@hnreach.on.ca
Alternate Executive Brooke French, Executive Assistant; Phone: 519-587-2441 ext 346; Email: bfrench@hnreach.on.ca

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