Kerr Street Mission

Site: Kerr Street Mission

Service: Community Social Services

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-845-7485
Fax 905-845-5871
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Primary Contact Erin McAllister, Manager of Programs & Partnerships; Phone: ext 237; Email:
Alternate Contact Hye-Jung/Devon Goodman, Evening Front Line Intake; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Devon Goodman, Volunteer Coordinator; Email:
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Site Information
Located In Community Kerr Village
Address & Map
485 Kerr St
Oakville, ON L6K 3C6
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Intersection Kerr St and Speers Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name KSM
Former Name Kerr Street Ministries (April 2015)
Legal Name Kerr Street Community Services
Agency Information
Description (Agency) A registered charity that acts as a facilitator for programs sponsored by community partners including over 45 Oakville churches of all denominations. While it operates from a Christian perspective and values, there are no restrictions or conditions in order to receive help.
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Gary O'Neill, Executive Director; Email:
Funding City / Town ; Regional / Municipal ; Provincial ; Federal ; Fundraising ; Donations - corporate and individual ; Private - churches ; Foundation
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Provides relief to those with economic, social and emotional challenges. 
* builds relationships, encourages and helps those who are disadvantaged  
* many services provided in partnership with third parties  
Major services include: 
Food bank 
Licensed child care program 
Family programs including:  
Monday family night  
* Kids and Me (mom and toddlers, preschool)  
* Prenatal classes 
Youth programs including:  
* computer lab/homework club/youth of Kerr St Mission  
* after school programs for elementary, Jr and Sr high youth  
* sports, games, art & drama through partnership programs with the YMCA & Art House 
* evening programs for Jr and Sr high youth  
* summer day camp - 5-12 years and youth 12+ years 
Other activities: 
* community meals 
* drop-in centre 
* debt counselling program in partnership with Christians Against Poverty through The Sanctuary Kerr Village  
* the Christmas Wonders program uses monetary donations to purchase gift cards to be distributed to families to enable them to purchase presents for their own children  
* Christmas Wonders and Beyond provides assistance during the year
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-8:30 pm * Sat 9 am-12 noon
Dates * Community Meals Program Mon - Family Dinner Night, Thu - Community Dinner, Sat - Community Breakfast 
* Kerr Street Classic Golf Tournament June 7, 2017 
* Mayor's Invitational Softball Tournament July 13, 2017 
* Christmas Fun Fair, Nov 
* Christmas Wonders, Nov and Dec
Areas Served Oakville
Eligibility Must reside in Oakville
Application Call or visit
Languages English
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Adult/Child Mentoring Programs ; Christmas Programs ; Community Service Orders ; Congregate Meals/Nutrition Sites ; Day Camps ~ Youth ; Drop In Centres ~ Adolescents ; Extended Child Care ; Faith Based Youth Programs ; General Counselling Services ; Holiday Donations ; Personal Financial Counselling

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