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we envision a world where no one has to face homelessness.

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ample Labs is a non-profit empowering those of us facing homelessness using technology.

94% of people experiencing homelessness have a mobile phone.

COVID-19 Response Fund

Here are all of the things we at Ample Labs are doing to support our community during this time.

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Covid virus


We’re building COVID-Bot that will give people the latest info on COVID-19 and provide tips + FAQ’s



We’re launching #FriendPool so anyone can reach out to us and chat with our Community Leads on Chalmers.

We need your help!


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Read about Ample Labs in

  • Forbes
  • Fast Company
  • Financial Post
  • Blog TO
  • Toronto Star
  • CBC


helps you find resources in real-time

  • front-line staff
  • first-responder
  • those in need

For the people looking for free and critical services or those who work closely with them.

Chalmers is an artificial intelligence-powered chatbot that makes it easier to find social services like free meals, shelter, clothing banks and more in the City of Toronto all in real-time on desktop and mobile.

an easier way to find: free meals, drop-ins, shelter, clothing

60x faster than going to Google

9,500+ unique users to date

15,000+ total recommendations made

Bring Chalmers to your city

Chalmers works in any city in North America. To bring Chalmers to your city email us at

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Chalmers Barrie used by:

  • City of Barrie
  • Toronto Police
  • Barrie Library
  • Salvation Army
  • David Busby Street Centre
  • Georgian College

Enterprise Chalmers

Through enterprise chalmers, cities and organizations can get real time data on critical service gaps, existing demand and unmet needs.

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Our Partners and Sponsors

Our Story

Ample Labs started as a few folks from the tech sector wanting to help a friend experiencing hidden homelessness. Since then, we’ve become a tech company. Our hearts and minds are at the forefront of building technology to combat this problem.

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