Important Updates2020-09-14T16:26:35+00:00

Covid-19
Important Updates

The Corner is now open, by appointments only – No drop-ins.

Please call at 416-964-6657 or write to us at info@stjamestown.org to make an appointment and to inquire about programs and services or visit The Corner if you do not have access to a phone.

The Corner @ 200 is open during the following times

Monday – 10 AM to 6 PM

Tuesday – 10 AM to 6 PM

Wednesday – 10 AM to 6 PM

Thursday – 10 AM to 6 PM

Friday – 10 AM to 6 PM

Saturday – 10 AM to 6 PM

The Corner @ 240 will be open Monday-Saturday, 10-6pm. You may come and drop in your items for repair.

You will be asked a series of questions when you check in for your appointment about COVID-19 related symptoms and risk.

If you have any urgent needs please contact +1 647 527 6983 or +1 416 964 6657 or email us at intake@stjamestown.org.


If you develop symptoms please call Telehealth Ontario at 1-866-797-0000 or call the Toronto Covid19 hotline at 416 338-8421 

If you are in distress, please call the GTA distress line: 416-408-4357 or the Seniors’ Hotline at 416-217-2077

Call 311 for Information on City Services

Call 211 for information on community resources (You can also text 21166, chat online: 211Ontario.ca/chat, or email: gethelp@211Ontario.ca) or access the website at 211ontario.ca. 211 is available in over 150 languages. Just press 1 for English and then say the language you need information example “I speak Spanish”, and they will connect you to an interpreter.


Follow the following links for information on Covid-19 and essential services and resources

Resources for St. James Town and Downtown East Residents

Food and Grocery Resources: Click Here

Health Care Options: Click Here

Legal and Financial Resources: Click Here

Shower/Washroom/Drop in Facilities: Click Here

Covid-19 Resources: Click Here

Federal Government

Covid-19 Outbreak Update: Click Here

Program Delivery Instruction: Click Here

Travel Advisory: Click Here

Permanent & temporary residents & applicants: Click Here

Employment & Social Development: Click Here

Canada’s Covid19 Economic Response Plan: Click Here

Support for workers & businesses through Canada’s

COVID-19 Economic Response Plan: Click Here

Provincial Government

Information from Min. of Health (Multilingual): Click Here

Declaration of Emergency: Click Here

How to carry our Self Assessment: Click Here

How to Self Monitor: Click Here

How to Self Isolate: Click Here

Individuals with no Provincial Health Insurance: Click Here

Instructions for Health Professionals: Click Here

Other Resources

School Closures and Resources for students: Click Here

Learn at Home Resources for Students: Click Here

Multilingual Material: Click Here

Resources in Indigenous Languages: Click Here

Service Adjustment of St. James Town Service Providers Network Agencies and Partners: Click Here

World Health Organization (WHO) Updates: Click Here

Apply for Benefits

Canadian Emergency Response Benefit: Apply

Employment Insurance: Apply

Canada Child Benefit: Apply

Income Tax Filing Dates Extended: Know More

Mortgage Support: Know More

Support for Indigenous Communities: Know More

Emergency Loan for Canadians outside Canada: Click Here

Benefits for Businesses: Know More

City of Toronto

Daily Press Release: Click Here

Covid-19 Updates: Click Here

Assessment Centres: Click Here

How to Practice Social Distancing: Click Here

Information for Tenants: Click Here

Mental Health, Housing and Newcomer Services: Click Here

Online Mental Health and Addiction Resources: Click Here