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April 12th, 2017

Congratulations to Team RBC for their outstanding success in their Ride for Red Door event on April 5, 2017. 36 RBC employees participated in an indoor cycling challenge at Torq Ride. In addition to the funds raised from generous supporters the RBC Foundation surprised Red Door with an additional $5,000!

April 4th, 2017

Enercare Inc. proudly announced today a partnership with Red Door Family Shelter to support families and individuals in need of a fresh start. The Enercare Fresh Start Program provides simple necessities and small luxuries that make it easier for families to get back on their feet.

March 30th, 2017

Red Door Family Shelter seeks individuals to serve on its Board of Directors.  Red Door is looking for those who want to participate in the leadership and development of this vibrant and growing organization that provides critical support services to families experiencing homelessness.

As a board member you will be required to:

February 3rd, 2017

Our Winter Newsletter is out. Read about our how your generous support made a difference for families affected by homelessness and abuse.  Read our Winter 2017 newsletter here.

January 19th, 2017

In December the family shelter moved to its interim location at 1430 Gerrard St. E. We were delighted by the warm welcome from our new neighbours at the Open House in October and are confident that families in crisis will continue to be well served during our time on Gerrard St. E.

October 18th, 2016

Our Fall Newsletter is out. Read about our latest updates and how your support is making a difference for homeless families.  Read the newsletter here.

September 29th, 2016

The Red Door Family Shelter will be coming to a new community for a few years while a permanent home is being built at 875 Queen Street East. For 34 years we have served women and families in crisis from across Toronto and now we are undergoing an exciting re-development. Learn more at

Here are three things that you can do to support the Red Door’s move:

September 27th, 2016

The Red Door Board of Directors was pleased to host our 4th annual Cocktail Reception at Enoch Turner Schoolhouse on September 22nd in celebration of our generous donors and volunteers who make it possible for families affected by homelessness and abuse to rebuild their lives.

The shelter gives people a place to recoup, to recover, and to become who they can be.”  - Susan Henry, former resident.

July 26th, 2016

Our 2016 Annual Report is now available. This report summarizes our operations and finances for the year April 1, 2015 to March 31, 2016.

June 15th, 2016

We're seeking volunteers to help us out at the Toronto Waterfront 10k! For the second year in a row, Red Door Family Shelter is participating as one of the official charities of the Toronto Waterfront 10K.