Description (Service) COVID-19 Response  
Due to concerns about COVID-19, Safe' N Sound will not be serving lunches until further notice, but the Space is still open for drop-ins. 
Services accessible, but limited capacity. Front door is locked, so knock for assistance. 
Other services will be provided as follows:  
  • Harm reduction is still available, just knock on door 
  • Laundry: Sign up sheet on door, two people per day 
  • Showers: four people per day 
  • Pantry and Donations: if in need, come in. 
  • Foot Clinic, hair clinic and Unsung Dinners postponed until further notice
Takeout lunches will be provided by OShare (946 Third Ave E, Owen Sound) Mon- Sat 11:30 am-1 pm 
Regular Service: 
After-hours emergency housing program arranges emergency shelter, transportation and food. Also offers support, help with tenancy issues and referrals to other agencies. 
The Space provides homeless people and those at risk of becoming homeless with access to basic needs as well as support, advocacy and referral. Visitors to The Space can eat, shower and socialize. Workshops and tutoring also available. 
The Residential Support Program provides safe, geared to income accommodation with the goal of assisting people to move forward to independence and self-reliance.
Service Details
Hours Administration: Mon 9 am-3 pm, Tue-Fri 9 am-3:30 pm 
The Space drop-in: Mon 9 am-3 pm, Tue-Fri 9 am-3:30 pm 
Emergency Housing Support Line: Mon-Sun 4:30 pm-10 pm
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility Call for information. ID is required to be eligible for emergency shelter in a motel room. If multiple people in a group/couple, every individual requires ID.
Application Emergency Housing and Support - call for assistance. Will arrange overnight emergency shelter and support, and ensure that individual is directed to YMCA Housing during business hours for additional/long-term support.
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
310 8th St E
Owen Sound, ON
Canada N4K 5P3
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Intersection 8th St and 3rd Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-470-7233 (519-470-SAFE)
After Hours Phone Emergency Housing and Support: 519-470-2222
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Primary Contact Trisha Wright, Board Chair; Email:
Alternate Contact Emily Wickens, Team Lead; Email:
Mailing Address P.O. Box 162 
Owen Sound, ON 
Canada N4K 5P3

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