St Christophers Anglican Church

Site: Burlington

Service: Open Doors @ St Christophers

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-634-1809
Fax 905-634-8711
E-Mail staff@stchristophersburlington.com
Website www.stcb.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/opendoorsatstchristophers/?ref=bookmarks
Twitter Twitter: www.twitter.com/OpenDoorsBurl
Primary Contact Rachel Courey, Interim Director of Open Doors; Email: opendoors@stcb.ca
Alternate Contact Christina Mulder, Volunteer & Program Coordinator; Email: opendoorsprograms@stcb.ca
Site Information
Site Location west side of Guelph Line, south of Prospect St
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
662 Guelph Line
Burlington, ON L7R 3M8
 
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Intersection Guelph Line and Woodward Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name Saint Christophers Anglican Church ; St Christopher's Anglican Church
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2001
Primary Executive Rev Michelle Boomgaard, Rector
Funding Donations
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) A group of 15 community-based volunteer driven programs to help people build relationships across the diversity of income, education, age, ability and health to enhance their capacity for meaningful lives. 
 
Offers programs (all are drop-in unless otherwise mentioned) related to: 
 
Food 
* Community Dinner: Tue 6 pm-7 pm  
* Food Bank: Tue 4 pm-6:30 pm, Thu 12:45 pm-2 pm, Sat 10 am-12 noon 
* Community Lunch: Thu 12 noon-1 pm (seniors-focused but open to everyone) 
* Community Kitchen: seasonally and program based, contact office for information  
* Farmers Market (Jun-Oct each year), contact office for dates 
* Community Garden (growing season)  
* Halton Fresh Food Box: third Tuesday of each month  
 
Children and youth 
* Active Tots: Wed 10 am-11:30 am (fun activities, story time and healthy snack)  
* Kids’ Club: Tue 4 pm-6 pm 
* Tween Club: Tue 4 pm-6 pm  
* Calling All Parents: Tue 7 pm-8:30 pm  
* Recess Respite: last Saturday night of each month, registration required (allows registered caregivers to drop off children with special needs and their siblings, who are provided one-on-one volunteer support, medical supervision and structured activity to allow caregivers an evening out)  
 
Resources 
* Free Clothing Store: Tue 4 pm-6 pm, Sat 10 am-12 noon 
* Christmas Families: registration required in November of each year 
* OESP (Ontario Electricity Support Program), by appointment only, call Christina through church office 905-634-1809 
* Canada Learning Bond (education savings bonds) application help, call Christina through church office 905-634-1809  
* Walk-in mental health counselling: Tue 1 pm-7 pm, first come first served  
* Visiting services  
* Community Nurse (various programs)  
 
Volunteers always needed, contact Christina Mulder through church office 905-634-1809.
Hours See above for times.
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility No restrictions.
Application None  
* Open Doors Food Bank has an intake process and computer registration system, requiring ID for all family members 
* Christmas Families has a registration process 
* Respite Program has a registration process to ensure safety of participants
Languages English
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Christmas Programs ; Clothing Donation Programs ; Community Gardening ; Community Meals ; Congregate Meals/Nutrition Sites ; Drop In Centres ~ Children ; Food Banks ; Fresh Food ; General Clothing Provision ; General Counselling Services ; Parent/Child Activity Groups ; Parenting Skills Classes ; Respite Care ~ Children and Youth With Disabilities

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