Open Data Catalogue

Homeless shelter location data

Data custodian

Community Services and GIS Team

Data currency comments

This data in City systems is updated as needed in the normal course of business, however priorities and resources determine how fast a change in reality is reflected in the database. The extract on this website is updated weekly. Not all types of homeless shelters are shown for security reasons.

Data set description

This package consists of the locations of homeless shelters.

Data accuracy comments

Locations are shown based on addresses and therefore locations are approximate.


Type, address, phone number and other attributes are included.

Coordinate system

DWG, SHP, TIF, Mr. SID, and ECW formatted data are projected in UTM Zone 10, NAD83 (CSRS). KML, CSV, and XLS formatted data are in latitude and longitude (WGS84). Not all CSV and XLS files have latitude and longitude

Data set details