Contact Information
Office Phone 905-592-3722
E-Mail contact@compassionsociety.net
Website www.compassionsociety.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/Compassion-Society-of-Halton-1652954008303172/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/compassionsocie
Primary Contact Aliya Khawari, Executive Director; Email: aliya@compassionsociety.net
Alternate Contact David Vandenberg, Board Member; Email: vandenbergdav@gmail.com
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Supports the local community by providing free clothing, food, and referrals to local resources.
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2000
Primary Executive Graham Brown, Chair, Board of Directors; Email: gnbhrc@gmail.com
Funding Donations - from individuals, corporations, churches, and service clubs ; Food vouchers are also accepted to distribute to clients in extreme situations
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Provides:  
* clothing, shoes, and small household goods (donations are welcome, especially unused pillows, blankets and sheets) 
* seasonal programs for clients including back-to-school and holidays 
* emergency food cupboard (all perishable and non-perishable items welcome) 
* on-site information booths from several service providers including Halton Housing, YMCA, Habitat for Humanity, Healthy Kids of Halton, Nurse from the Halton Region, etc. about services and referrals to local resources on assigned days 
 
Collection boxes:  
See website for updated locations
Hours Mon 12 noon-3:30 pm * Wed 12 noon-4:30 pm * Fri 12 noon-3:30 pm 
* closed on all statutory holidays  
* in case of inclement weather, call to see if open 
* Receives donations, on site, from 9 am on Mon, Wed, and Fri
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility For programs: minimum age is 18 * proof of income * photo identification showing residency in Halton, Notice of Assessment or proof of income (ODSP, OW, etc.) for the last 3 months 
To volunteer: minimum age is 16 * volunteers over 18 require an up-to-date police check
Application Contact for information
Languages English ; French - Mon and Fri only ; Arabic ; Chinese (Cantonese) - Wed only ; Farsi ; German ; Hindi ; Urdu
Fees None
Site Information
Site Location South side of Plains Rd, beside Bingo Connection
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
484 Plains Rd E, Unit 14
Burlington, ON L7T 2E1
 
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Intersection King Rd and Plains Rd E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Bedding/Linen ; Clothing Donation Programs ; General Clothing Provision ; Holiday Gifts/Toys ; Household Goods Donation Programs ; Kitchenware ; Laundry Products ; Personal/Grooming Supplies ; Personal/Grooming Supplies Donation Programs ; School Supplies ; School Supplies Donation Programs

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