Samaritan House Community Ministries Simcoe County

Description
Description (Service) Affordable and secure housing and support services for women, children and families who have been affected by domestic violence or poverty * support and educational programs for women, children and families * ecumenical ministry which receives support from the Barrie Community, County of Simcoe, FaithWorks community churches, organizations and private donors 
 
TRANSITIONAL HOUSING AND PROGRAMS for women and children recovering from abusive relationships * separate, fully furnished apartments, providing long term, affordable housing, (up to one year) with support services for both adults and children 
 
CHILDREN'S SPONSORSHIP PROGRAM for children * assistance with social, recreational and health needs 
 
RESOURCE CENTRE SERVICES include free clothing and household items * adult computer training introducing the basics of PC's and word processing * accepts donations of clothing, household items, computers, software, educational supplies as well as financial donations 
 
CHRISTMAS SPONSORSHIP PROGRAM for children or for a family * provide gifts or gift cards for child/children or for all members of a family * accept financial donations as well
Service Details
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm, by appointment only

Resource Centre:
Drop-in: Mon-Wed 1 pm-3 pm
Adult Computer Training: Mon-Wed 1:30 pm-3 pm

Donation Drop-offs: Mon-Wed 1 pm-3 pm

Children's Literacy Program at Andrew Hunter School: Mon 3:30 pm-5 pm

Areas Served Simcoe County
Eligibility Children's Literacy Program: Children in Grades 1 -6 at Andrew Hunter School * Other programs: no restrictions
Application Individuals can apply directly * call or email for information
Languages English
Fees None - for programs
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
Burton Avenue United Church- Lower Level
37 Burton Ave
Barrie, ON L4N 2R3
 
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Intersection Burton Ave and Essa Rd
Physical Access Not Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-791-7731
E-Mail shbarrie@gmail.com
Website samaritanhousebarrie.com
Primary Contact Kerry Ploughman, Executive Director
Mailing Address c/o Samaritan House Community Ministries - Simcoe County 
65 Cedar Pointe Dr, Unit 254 
Barrie, ON L4N 9R3