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Kerr Street Mission

Site: Kerr Street Mission

Service: Family Programs

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Public Comments Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
Effective Monday, March 16, 2020, and until further notice, ALL regularly scheduled programs are cancelled. 
 
The Community Meals on Monday night, Tuesday morning, Thursday evening, Friday morning and Saturday morning are cancelled. Meals will be available for those in the greatest need. They will be distributed strictly on a “to go” basis. 
 
In addition Tax Preparation (files in progress will be completed and can be picked up), Pre-Natal Nutrition, Kids N Me, After School Care, Youth Drop-in, Upward Sports Basketball, AA, Mentoring Moms, etc. are cancelled. 
 
Still offering Food Bank  
* shifted to a “Pre-packed” model for both Non-Perishables and Choose Fresh 
* Food Distribution will take place in the KSM gym to allow for ‘social distancing’ and to minimize risks to all 
* the prepared bags of food will be ready to go for all clients as they arrive 
* prepared meals will be distributed to individuals that are homeless, that are lacking cooking facilities or that are concidered in need 
Food Distribution Schedule 
Mon, 6 pm–8 pm 
Tue, 10 am–12 pm 
Wed, 10 am–12 pm 
Thu, 10 am–12 pm and 6 pm–8 pm 
Fri, 10 am–12 pm 
Sat, 9 am–11 am 
Sun, CLOSED 
* Please Note: The Neighbour Care Network service is available for those that are in crisis/distress 
* clients who are experiencing symptoms or are at risk should contact Kerr Street Mission at 905-845-7485 admin@kerrstreet.com and we will try our best to get our food bags to you
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-845-7485
Fax 905-845-5871
E-Mail admin@kerrstreet.com
Website www.kerrstreet.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/kerrstmission/
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/kerrstreetmission/
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/kerr-street-ministries
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/kerrstmission
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/watch?v=4wyA-fbacn8
Primary Contact Michelle Lockhart, Client Care Lead; Phone: 905-845-7485 ext 212; Email: michelle@kerrstreet.com
Volunteer Coordinator Doris Nearing; Phone: 905-845-7485 ext 207; Email: volunteer@kerrstreet.com
Website Contact Form kerrstreet.com/contact-us
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Gary O'Neill, Executive Director; Email: gary@kerrstreet.com
Funding City / Town ; Regional / Municipal ; Federal ; Fundraising ; Donations - corporate and individual ; Private - churches ; Foundation
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
Effective Monday, March 16, 2020, and until further notice, ALL regularly scheduled programs are cancelled. 
 
The Community Meals on Monday night, Tuesday morning, Thursday evening, Friday morning and Saturday morning are cancelled. Meals will be available for those in the greatest need. They will be distributed strictly on a “to go” basis. 
 
In addition Tax Preparation (files in progress will be completed and can be picked up), Pre-Natal Nutrition, Kids N Me, After School Care, Youth Drop-in, Upward Sports Basketball, AA, Mentoring Moms, etc. are cancelled. 
 
Still offering Food Bank  
* shifted to a “Pre-packed” model for both Non-Perishables and Choose Fresh 
* Food Distribution will take place in the KSM gym to allow for ‘social distancing’ and to minimize risks to all 
* the prepared bags of food will be ready to go for all clients as they arrive 
* prepared meals will be distributed to individuals that are homeless, that are lacking cooking facilities or that are concidered in need 
Food Distribution Schedule 
Mon, 6 pm–8 pm 
Tue, 10 am–12 pm 
Wed, 10 am–12 pm 
Thu, 10 am–12 pm and 6 pm–8 pm 
Fri, 10 am–12 pm 
Sat, 9 am–11 am 
Sun, CLOSED 
* Please Note: The Neighbour Care Network service is available for those that are in crisis/distress 
* clients who are experiencing symptoms or are at risk should contact Kerr Street Mission at 905-845-7485 admin@kerrstreet.com and we will try our best to get our food bags to you 
 
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Partners with individuals, community organizations, schools and Oakville Christian churches to minister through food drives, provision of meals, group projects and family programs: 
 
* Monday - family night - family meal * shopping for those registered * activities  
* Tuesday, Friday - soup & refreshments * shopping for those registered 
* Thursday - Community dinner * shopping for those registered 
* Saturday - Community breakfast * shopping for those registered 
* prenatal nutritional support  
* Kids and Me  
* library and literacy programs - Book Nook, summer reading program 
* budgeting, debt counselling and financial literacy 
* income tax preparation 
* licensed after school child care program
Hours Doors are open: Mon-Fri 9 am-8:30 pm * Sat 9 am-12 noon * Mon-Fri between 2:30 pm and 6 pm washrooms are restricted to the public because of Children & Youth programs 
Summer hours: Mon, Thu 9 am-8:30 pm * Tue, Wed, Fri 9 am-5 pm * Sat 9 am-12 noon  
* Food bank and drop-in: Tue 10:15 am-12 noon * Thu 6:30 pm-7:30 pm * Fri 10:15 am-12 noon * Sat 9:30 am-10:30 am  
* Family night: Mon 6:30 pm-7:30 pm  
* Community dinner: Thu 6:30 pm-7:30 pm 
* prenatal nutritional support: Wed 10 am-12:30 pm 
* Kids and Me: Thu-9:30 am-11 am 
 
* hours are subject to change, call first
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Food bank: families that are low-income;  
Kids and Me: parents, grandparents or guardians with toddlers 6 months-6 years; 
Prenatal support: women during pregnancy and until infants are 6 months old
Application Call or visit
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Site Location Kerr Village
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
485 Kerr St
Oakville, ON L6K 3C6
 
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Intersection Kerr St and Speers Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Child / Family Services ; Disabilities ; Food ; Older Adults ; Sports / Recreation ; Youth
HCSD Sub Heading Free / Low-Cost Meals ; Meals for People with Disabilities ; Meals for Seniors ; Meals for Seniors / People with Disabilities ; Recreation for Children / Families ; Recreation for Youth ; Youth Recreation Resources
Service Categories Adult/Child Mentoring Programs ; Community Meals ; Family Support Centres/Outreach ; Senior Meals ; Youth Enrichment Programs

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