Good Shepherd Centres

Site: Good Shepherd Family Centre

Service: Family Centre emergency shelter program

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-528-9442
Fax 905-528-9847
E-Mail FamilyCtr@gsch.ca
Website www.goodshepherdcentres.ca/the-family-centre
Primary Contact Lisa Klinger, Director
Volunteer Coordinator Marilyn Markow, Manager of Volunteers, Good Shepherd Centres; Phone: 905-528-6565 ext 3333; Fax: 905-528-6967
Site Information
Located In Community Hamilton Central
Address & Map
143 Wentworth Street S
Hamilton, ON L8N 2Z1
 
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Intersection Wentworth St S and Main St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name Family Emergency Shelter Program
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Provides temporary emergency accommodation for families experiencing homelessness in the form of private, accessible self-contained units. 
 
Services include: 
* Access to residential support workers, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week 
* Individual case management 
* Assistance searching for permanent housing 
* Connections to post-shelter networks 
* Referrals to medical, legal and other community services 
* On-site access to support services such as Ontario Works, Public Health etc. 
* Specialized services for children and youth landlord/tenant issues, parenting etc. 
* Assistance with transportation 
* Cultural interpretation services
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of)
Eligibility Families in need, including all newcomer families, are eligible to access this centre.
Application Contact for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cultural interpretation services are provided when available in-house or through community providers
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Case/Care Management ; Homeless Shelter ~ Homeless Families

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