Youth Hostel and drop in resource centre: Open 24/7 - 17 Centre Street, in St. Catharines ( View Map)

  • Phone: (905) 984-4365 / 1-833-984-4365
  • Email: Click here

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You can reach The RAFT by phone (905) 984-4365 or 1-833-984-4365, fax (905) 984-3480 or email.

See below for service information in your area.


Hostel Shelter and Resource Centre

Hostel Shelter | 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Drop in Resource Centre | 6pm to 10pm, 7 days a week.

Address | 17 Centre Street, St. Catharines ON L2R 3A6

Online | Send an email

Community Programs

Youth Reconnect | Available in Fort Erie, Port Colborne, Grimsby, West Niagara, St. Catharines and Welland.

Neighbourhood Awakening and After School Programs | Available in St. Catharines, Welland and West Niagara.


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How The Home Depot Canada Foundation is helping put an end to youth homelessness with “Paper Doors”

Jun 7th, 2017

One component of The Orange Door Project is The Home Depot’s national fundraising campaign. From now until July 2, The Home Depot customers can buy a $2 paper door in support of a local youth-focused housing charity.

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  • The budgeting program is a great for helping people plan a budget for when they are living on their own. They take the time to listen to what kinds of things people need to put in a budget, and they explain how to spend within a specific budget, and save money by using coupons. They also showed us how to save for college! These guys are perfect.
    - Sierra, Age 17
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