COVID 19 Updates:
The space is open for in-person services but masking and limits on the number of people allowed indoors remain in place. Take-out meals are also available as an option. If you have your own container for take-out meals, please bring it with you.
SUMMER HOURS AND LOCATION
July 4, 2022 -August 31, 2022:
- 185 Fifth Street, Toronto, M8V 2Z5 (Lakeshore and Islington)
Tuesday and Thursday 10 am-12 pm
- LAMP Community Room. Please use the main LAMP entrance and let the screeners know you’re here for the Adult Drop-In program.
Saturday 10am – 12pm
- Street Level. The entrance is at Birmingham street only. North side of the building, across form the police college.
Access to bathrooms, showers and laundry is available but limited.
The Adult Drop-in offers a safe, welcoming space for homeless and street-involved individuals and socially isolated adults.
The drop-in provides nutritious meals, showers, hygiene products, harm reduction supplies, clothing, pet food and pet services, computer and phone access, and laundry service for homeless individuals. Social interaction is encouraged through formal recreational activities, informal connections, group outings, volunteer positions, committee involvement, and employment opportunities. For many, the Adult Drop-in is the point of entry for individuals with complex needs to access LAMP’s integrated service model.
The Adult Drop-in aims to strengthen the community by supporting individuals in meeting basic needs, linking individuals to community services and income supports, providing appointment reminders and appointment accompaniments, supporting people to find and keep housing, and decreasing social isolation by supporting the development of social networks, and providing skill building opportunities.