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Free / Low-cost meals

Community programs generally open to all, but focused on individuals who are on low incomes, homeless or unemployed.

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Homeless respite

Day centres where homeless people can spend time during the day or evening. May offer supplies, facilities for personal care or needs, or other basic supportive services. Include also programs that offer recuperative care to homeless people who are too ill or frail to recover from an illness or injury while living on the streets.

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Homeless shelters

Emergency accommodation for people who are homeless.

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Street outreach

Outreach to homeless or street-involved individuals. May include counselling, mobile health services, food, clothing, hygiene items, and assistance obtaining shelter and housing.

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