Service Detail

Service: First Step to Home Housing
Type: Health & Wellness, Housing, Seniors

First Step to Home (FSTH) is a transitional housing program for men 55 years and older with mental health and/or substance use issues, and a history of homelessness or unstable housing. FSTH includes wrap-around service comprised of housing (furnished bachelor units), counseling and intensive case management, social/independent living skills support, and on-site primary care.


- Transitional housing
- Intensive case management
- Harm reduction and addiction services
- Supportive counselling
- Personal support and homemaking
- Assistance keeping unit clean
- Assistance with activities of daily living such as grocery shopping
- Nursing and medical care
- Life skills development
- Social and recreational activities
- Volunteer opportunities
- Support transitioning to permanent housing
- Follow up supports


- Men, 55 years of age and older, with mental health and/or substance use issues who are street involved, homeless and/or have a history of unstable housing.
- Must be interested in transitioning from living on the streets, in shelters, and unstable housing to permanent long term housing in the community.
- Must be interested in being part of a wrap-around program with on-site supports including homemaking, nursing, primary care, case management, social recreational, peer and volunteer.

Affordable housing and wrap around supports on site


Contact Info

650 Queen Street East
Toronto, Ontario

Contact Name: Community Care Central Intake

T | (416) 572-3575
F | (416) 645-6484 - (416) 469-2947


9 am - 5 pm