The following contact information is helpful in an emergency. Keep a copy of it in your home, your car and at work.
Download the Markham Emergency & Non-Emergency Information Sheet [PDF]
Emergency & Health Services
York Region Public Emergency Medical Services (Paramedic Services)
905.415.7521 (Monday to Friday 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM)
905.477.2011 (after-hours, weekends & holidays)
Services for Homeless in Markham
Vulnerable people in York Region can receive housing support. The York Region Community & Health Services Department currently funds these shelter services:
Daily Shelter Services
8 PM to 8 AM, 7 days a week from November to April
2 to 9 PM, 7 days a week
Operates in Markham 4 to 5 PM on Sundays and 2 to 5 PM on Tuesdays
Limited Operation Shelter Services
Shelters are located within faith organizations
If you see someone sleeping outside during an extreme cold warning, contact York Region Police: 905.773.1221.