Date Issued: October 30, 2020
Dear Service Providers,
This Bulletin will highlight the expectations of shelter providers when making inter-shelter referrals. Please note that this is not a function of Central Intake.
Please note the following situations:
As per Toronto Shelter Standards, you are required to:
Currently, Central Intake is experiencing a high volume of calls and is not able or available to assist with shelter transfers. The focus of Central Intake is to assist clients who are currently experiencing homelessness and in need of immediate shelter.
Director, Homelessness Intervention & Prevention Services.
Please ensure that this Bulletin is cascaded to all relevant staff as soon as possible, and a hard copy of this document posted in a conspicuous place for ongoing reference.