Operation Come Home

Service: Homeless Youth Services

Description & Services
Public Comments If you or your child has run away from home and you would like more information, please call toll free at 1-800-668-4663 from 8 am-4 pm Monday to Friday
Description (Agency) Prevents homeless youth from becoming homeless adults
Description (Service)
  • Prevents homeless youth from becoming homeless adults 
  • Maintains a list of missing youth
 
Helps street-involved and at-risk youth from all over Canada through the following services and programs:
 
Reunite 
  • Reunites runaway youth with their families across Canada 
  • If home is not an option, will work with the youth and existing agencies in that city to find an alternative solution 
  • In order to be eligible, a youth must be between 16-21 years of age and must have run away from home 
  • Will not travel any youth with pending legal issues 
  • After a successful reunite is made, conducts a one-month follow up with the family and offer any assistance needed at that time 
  • Operates in partnership with the Canadian Bus Association and Greyhound Canada 
  • For more information on Greyhound's support click here
       
      Other services provided by this agency include: 
      • Drop-In and Resource Centre 
      • Education 
      • Employment 
      • Outreach 
      • Housing
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm 
Mon-Sun 24 hour service
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) - 21 year(s)
Application Call for more information
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-230-4663
Toll Free Phone 24 Hour Service 1-800-668-4663
Fax 613-230-8223
E-Mail info@operationcomehome.ca
Website www.operationcomehome.ca
Social Media Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact David Remo, Reunite Coordinator; Email: david@operationcomehome.ca
Primary Executive Elspeth McKay, Executive Director; Email: emckay@operationcomehome.ca
Located In Community Ottawa (City of)
Address 150 Goucester St
Ottawa, ON K2P 0A6
 
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Intersection Gloucester St and Bank St
Mailing Address PO Box 53157 
Ottawa, ON K1N 1C5
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Main floor accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1971
Funding Donations