Samaritan House

Record #: BAR1527
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 08 Feb 2023


Description (Service) Transitional Housing:
  • Affordable, secure housing and support services for women and children who have been affected by domestic violence
  • Separate, fully furnished apartments, providing long term, affordable housing, (up to one year) with violence protection program, safety and live skills programs and goal setting, resume and job search services
  • Support services for both adults and children
Resource Centre Services:
  • FREE clothing and household items
  • accepts donations of clothing, small household items, educational supplies as well as financial donations to go toward programs
Children's Sponsorship Program:
  • assistance with social, recreational and health needs of children in need. Applications are required

Service Details

  • Resource Centre and donation drop-offs: Mon-Wed 1 pm-3 pm, Sep-Jun (end of)
  • May be closed dependent on weather. Check social media for updates.
  • Transitional Housing: Mon-Sun 24 hours, year round.
Areas Served Barrie
Eligibility Transitional Housing - Women and Children

Resource Centre - All welcome - women, men, youth, children, seniors
Application Transitional Housing
  • An intake is required which will include an application once booked. Email for information
Children's Sponsorship
  • An interview is required. Email to get information and an appointment
Languages English
Fees None - for programs

Address and Location

Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
Resource Centre - Burton Avenue United Church- Lower Level
37 Burton Ave
Barrie, ON
Canada L4N 2R3
Intersection Burton Ave and Essa Rd
Physical Access Not Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-791-7731
Primary Contact Kerry Ploughman, Executive Director
Mailing Address c/o Samaritan House 
65 Cedar Pointe Dr, Unit 254 
Barrie, ON 
Canada L4N 9R3

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