The good shepherd centre

135 Mary Street
Hamilton, ON L8N 3R1
Phone: 905.528.9109
Fax: 905.546.1743
Emergency Shelter Open 24/7


Director: Carmen Salciccioli

The Good Shepherd Centre was established in 1961 as a men’s shelter. The Centre has since become a beacon of hope and a place of shelter, sustenance and spiritual healing for thousands of men, women and children.

Services Offered:

  • Emergency overnight accommodation for up to 60 men, including meals and laundry services
  • Case management and referrals to appropriate community resources
  • A hot meal program for anyone in need (Monday - Saturday, 3:30 p.m - 4:45 p.m.)
  • Trusteeship program for clients who need help managing their finances (budgeting, payment of rent, utilities, and debts)