Huron County. Municipal Office

Service: Huron Emergency Cold Weather Shelter, No Physical Address

Record #: PER0245
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 24 Oct 2023


Description (Service) Provides emergency temporary shelter plus wrap around supports that are provided by trained professionals including trauma informed care, substance use, and mental health supports for cold weather season. Guests will have access to a drop-in centre, hot meals, peer support volunteers, life skills development opportunities and more.

Motel model with room assigned when registering. Access to service by phone only.

Transportation from other areas available by calling number - one way, one time

Partnership with CMHA Huron Perth Addiction and Mental Health Services, The County of Huron and The United Way Perth Huron

Service Details

Hours Available Mon-Sun 24 hours but intake Mon-Fri 9 am-6 pm
On-site support Mon-Fri 8:30 am-8 pm and 24 hour on-call support
Intake managed by CMHA Mon-Fri 9 am-6 pm. Emergency intake opportunities available
Dates that shelter is operating Nov 1, 2023 - April 30, 2024
Areas Served Huron County ; Huron County
Boundaries Individuals accessing this emergency accommodation must reside in the County of Huron
Eligibility Open to 16+ residence of Huron County
Residency Requirements: Individuals accessing this emergency accommodation must reside in the County of Huron
Application Call
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Goderich
Address & Map
No physical address
Goderich, ON
Canada N7A 1M2
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 519-525-5922
Fax 519-482-1632
Primary Contact Ashley Carter, Supervisor of Housing Programs; Phone: 519-271-6730; Email:
Alternate Contact Erin Schooley, Homeless Programs Supervisor; Phone: 519-482-8505 Ext 4217; Email:
Mailing Address c/o Huron County Homelessness Program - CMHA Huron Perth Addiction and Mental Health Services 
29 Kingston St 
Goderich, ON 
Canada N7A 3K2

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