Kerr Street Mission

Site: Kerr Street Mission

Service: Community Social Services

Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name KSM
Former Name Kerr Street Ministries (April 2015)
Legal Name Kerr Street Community Services
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-845-7485
Fax 905-845-5871
Social Media Facebook Facebook, LinkedIn LinkedIn, Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact Nadine Brown, Office Administrator; Email:
Alternate Contact James daSilva/Devon Goodman, Evening Front Line Intake
Volunteer Coordinator Devon Goodman, Volunteer and Events Coordinator; Email:
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
Service Information
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/instructors for child/youth of Kerr St Mission  
* after school programs for elementary, Jr and Sr high youth  
* sports, games, art & drama through partnership programs with YMCA, Art House & Street Wise Actors  
* 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  
* 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 and Beyond: provides assistance during the year
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-8:30 pm * Sat 9 am-12 noon
Dates * Community Meals program Monday (Family Dinner Night), Thu (Community Dinner) Sat (Community Breakfast) 
* Kerr Street Classic Golf Tournament, Jun 
* Mayor's Invitational Softball Tournament, Jul 
* Christmas Craft Show, Nov 
* Christmas Wonder program, Dec 
* Christmas and Beyond
Areas Served Oakville
Eligibility Must reside in Oakville
Application Call or visit
Languages English
Fees None
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
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Taxonomy and Classification
Service Categories Adult/Child Mentoring 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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