Youth Hostel and drop in resource centre: Open 24/7 - 17 Centre Street, in St. Catharines ( View Map)

  • Phone: (905) 984-4365 / 1-833-984-4365
  • Email: Click here

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You can reach The RAFT by phone (905) 984-4365 or 1-833-984-4365, fax (905) 984-3480 or email.

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Hostel Shelter and Resource Centre

Hostel Shelter | 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Drop in Resource Centre | 6pm to 10pm, 7 days a week.

Address | 17 Centre Street, St. Catharines ON L2R 3A6

Online | Send an email

Community Programs

Youth Reconnect | Available in Fort Erie, Port Colborne, Grimsby, West Niagara, St. Catharines and Welland.

Neighbourhood Awakening and After School Programs | Available in St. Catharines, Welland and West Niagara.


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RAFT Featured in CBC Documentary - Next of Kin

Nov 13th, 2018

The Eternal Routes program of the RAFT was featured in the CBC Docs POV documentary Next of Kin.  You can view the documentary at https://www.cbc.ca/cbcdocspov/episodes/next-of-kin

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