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Crossroads House


Description
Provides a safe house for homeless youth.

Service offers:

  • a safe place on the south side of Edmonton for homeless youth
  • help in making leaving street life as stress free as possible
  • help to move out or reconnect with family

Includes:

  • a safe, supportive, home environment guided by Aboriginal cultural values
  • a private bedroom with basic furniture and hygiene supplies
  • meals and food that residents can cook
  • help to become healthier and more independent
  • weekly recreation activities
  • on site school work with a teacher
  • on site addiction, counselling and personal support
  • help with setting and completing goals
  • referral to community resources including schools, health services, addictions, employment programs, children's services, advocates office
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 13 to 17 years old
  • with Children's Services status
Application Process
Service Access: Professional Referral Required, To access service:
  • referrals required from the Placement Co - ordination Unit or Caseworkers
  • referrals also accepted from youth directly, but youth will not be accepted into the program until communication with a Caseworker or Crisis Unit occurs
Referral Process: Yes,

Caseworkers can call to request a placement for a youth at Crossroads. They are required to provide the Placement Co - ordination Unit with all substantiating documentation to ensure that the program is the best possible placement for the youth.



Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-474-7547
Web Site
http://e4calberta.org
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Documents Required

Caseworkers can call to request a placement for a youth at Crossroads. They are required to provide the Placement Co - ordination Unit with all substantiating documentation to ensure that the program is the best possible placement for the youth.

Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Last Updated On
January 8, 2016
Hours of Operation
Mon
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Tue
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Wed
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Thu
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Fri
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM