A means of categorizing homeless shelters based on the gender, age and household size of the client group(s) served at the shelter location. There are currently five shelter sectors in Toronto: adult men, adult women, mixed adult (co-ed or all gender), youth and family.


Other Terms

Related Terms

Homeless Shelters

Emergency Shelter Program

Transitional Shelter Program

Alternative Space Program

Motel/Hotel Shelter Program

Part-time Shelter Beds