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The Welcome Centre Shelter exists to reduce the devastating impact of homelessness and poverty by providing safe emergency shelter and transitional supports to women and families experiencing or at
risk of homelessness

Emergency Shelter

The Welcome Centre provides emergency housing to women 18 years and older and any family with dependents under 18 as well as couples. Our program is centered around assisting with securing housing and housing supports. Please call us to discuss your eligibility.

Drop-In Program

Our Drop In Program is geared to clients who have either left the shelter and require additional supports, or those who are at risk for loosing housing to access supports. Food, recreational activities, and referral support are provided through drop in twice a week on Tuesdays from 12pm-3pm and Thursday between 4pm and 7pm.

Food Bank

Our food bank provides 3 days of emergency food supplies once a month to women and children living west of Crawford Avenue. Food bank can be accessed Monday and Wednesday from 12pm-3pm