Residences

Na-Me-Res programming is grounded in securing stable, needs-based housing for our clients. We meet Aboriginal men where they are and give them the tools they need to become independent, confident, and safe.

Temporary Shelter

The Men’s Residence, 14 Vaughan Road

If you are street homeless, we can provide temporary shelter and help finding the right housing for you. The Residence has 69 beds and is open to Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal men.

Men’s Residence clients receive:

  • A clean, comfortable bed
  • Fresh, nutritious meals
  • Access to laundry facilities
  • Access to our cultural programming
  • Assistance in finding permanent housing

The Men’s Residence is located at 14 Vaughan Road, just south of Bathurst St. and St. Clair Avenue West in Toronto.

Call (416) 652-0334 or email general@nameres.org for more information.

Transitional Housing

Sagatay: A New Beginning, 26 Vaughan Road

When you’re ready for transition housing, Sagatay can give you the safe, supportive environment you need. The Sagatay building has 25 beds available to Aboriginal men who are prepared to make the move from homelessness to permanent housing.

As part of the Sagatay program, you’ll receive:

  • A comfortable bed in an individual or shared room, equipped with washrooms, showers, and on-site laundry
  • Shared meals with fellow Sagatay clients
  • Access to our cultural programming
  • Skills development through the Apaenmowineen program

You must apply to this program to be considered. Apply now. Or write to sagatayprogram@nameres.org with any questions.

Long-Term Housing

O’Gitchidaa Mushkiki Wigwam: A Good Heart Medicine House

O’Gitchidaa Mushkiki Wigwam is the Anishinaabe name of our 22-unit independent living residence in Parkdale. These bachelor and 1-bedroom apartments are available to Aboriginal men who have completed Sagatay and the Apaenmowineen program.

If you are ready for a long-term housing situation that is safe and affordable, O’Gitchidaa Mushkiki Wigwam can provide a nice, spacious unit at a reasonable rent.

Call (416) 651-6750 x 2223 or email housing@nameres.org for more information.