About Argus

At Argus, we offer 24/7 homelesness prevention and shelter diversion services to youth in crisis anywhere within the Waterloo Region. In addition to our food, shelter and constant staff support, we also offer a voluntary life-skills acquisition program whose main goal is to mobilize young people experiencing homelessness towards a healthy and viable re-integration into their community.

Administrative Contact

(519) 650-0452

1 (877) 818-0388


Support Our Community of Promising Youth

The Gift of Transformational Change

Your Donation Will Change Lives

Leaving a monetary, legacy or honorary gift to Argus will help a young person find a place to call home and provide them with opportunities to thrive. It is a gift that truly keeps on giving. 

If you are interested in donating to Argus, click the button below to be taken to our online donation form where you can provide details on your cherished gift.


Have Furniture, Décor or Apparel to Spare?

Don’t Let Quality Items Go to Waste

Argus runs a social enterprise called Uptown Thrift. We are always in need of good quality clothing, houseware items, décor items and furniture! We pick up good quality furniture from your front porch or garage!

We would love to see you shop at Uptown Thrift. We are dedicated to bringing the community quality items at bargain prices and offering friendly customer service in an upbeat, funky thrift store environment! 100% of sale proceeds are used to create youth employment!

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