The Good Shepherd Centre & Daily Meals
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 54 men including meals and laundry services, overflow spaces for up to 10 men, case management and referrals to appropriate community resources.
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135 Mary Street
Emergency Shelter Open 24/7
Director: Carmen Salciccioli
DAILY HOT MEAL: Packed meals are distributed at The Good Shepherd Centre, 135 Mary Street, Hamilton
VENTURE CENTRE: Pre-packaged boxes are distributed. The number of clients visiting the Marketplace each day has been reduced.
The Good Shepherd Centre was established in 1961 as a men’s shelter. The Centre is a beacon of hope and a place of shelter for thousands of men, women and children.
- Emergency overnight accommodation for up to 54 men
- Meals and laundry services
- Overflow spaces for up to 10 men
- Case management and referrals to community resources
- A community hot meal program for anyone in need (Monday-Friday, from 3:30 pm-4:45 pm, Saturday lunch from 11:30 am-12:30 pm)
- A nurse practitioner is available Mondays and Wednesdays from 8:00 am-4:00 pm
- A Shelter Health Network doctor is available on Thursdays from 9:00 am- noon
- All services are accessible