Welcome to Haven on the Queensway! We are a non-profit organization dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for those in need by providing food, clothing and other resources. Our five core programs – First Care, Food Bank, Haven’s Closet, Haven Helping Seniors and Hope with Wheels – are tailored to address different aspects of poverty and homelessness.
To enhance the quality of life for those in need by providing food, clothing and other resources.
OUR PROMISE TO YOU
To those who come through our doors, we offer an atmosphere of respect, dignity, and security as we help clients on their way to self-sufficiency.
OUR PROSPECTIVE VISION
People and families impacted by poverty are equipped to move forward to become self-sufficient and live renewed lives, and in turn give back to their community.
OUR CORE VALUES
Compassion - To assist those who are living in poverty.
Respect - We show consideration for all those who need our help.
Dignity - We value each person and their individual worth.
Security - People find security and trust in the relationships they build at the Haven which will help them on their journey to self-sufficiency.
AWARDS & RECOGNITION
2023: Haven on the Queensway receives Non-Profit Sector Appreciation Week 2023 Certificate of Community Champions from Christine Hogarth, MPP
2019: Haven on the Queensway receives Certificate of Appreciation from Kinark Children and Family Services
2017: Haven on the Queensway receives congratulations from City Counsellor Justin Di Ciano for participation in the Coldest Night of the Year Event
2017: Haven on the Queensway receives a Long Service Recognition from Kinark Children and Family Services
2017: Volunteers from Haven on the Queensway receive Sovereign's Medal from Mayor John Tory
2015: Haven on the Queensway is the recipient of the prestigious Prime Minister's Award for Social Innovator