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Front Line Outreach

Contact Information
Office Phone Leave message 905-582-3989
Primary Contact Ron Shantz, Executive Director; Phone: 905-467-7483; Email:
Alternate Contact Joyce Shantz, Administration Director; Phone: 905-466-3808; Email:
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Agency Information
Description (Agency) A registered charity whose aim is to address the symptoms of poverty and to invest in children and youth to enable them to break free from poverty
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2012
Funding Donations
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Helps local churches and organizations connect with local subsidized housing communities for the purposes of poverty relief and community investment 
Programs include: 
Camp Dakota: 
* a summer day camp for kids and youth who live in subsidized housing communities, and enables every child and youth to have a camp experience at no cost to the family 
* ongoing monthly program where camp activities continue for the campers who registered during the summer  
Community barbecues and dinners: 
* coordinates on site summer barbecues and community dinners at subsidized housing sites  
* gives the participants opportunities to get to know each other, moving them from loneliness to engagement 
Winter outerwear distribution 
Christmas toy distribution 
Annual fundraiser in May 
Food Bank 
* weekly drop-in program at the Legion, Sixth Line and Upper Middle Road 
* food supplied by Food for Life 
* fresh food and canned goods are distributed
Hours Office hours not specified
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility No restrictions
Application No application required
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
111 Prince Charles Dr, Suite 105
Oakville, ON L6K 3X3
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Intersection Kerr St and Speers Rd
Mailing Address c/o Front Line Outreach
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Child / Family Services ; Food ; Sports / Recreation
HCSD Sub Heading Camps ; Free / Low-Cost Meals ; Fresh Food Programs ; Recreation for Children / Families ; Youth Recreation Resources
Service Categories Christmas Programs ; Community Meals ; Day Camps ~ Youth ; Good Food Boxes ; Hunger/Poverty Action Groups ; Winter Clothing

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