Salvation Army (The)

Service: Homeless Initiative Program, Cobourg

Record #: SHA0417
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 07 Oct 2021


Description (Service) Emergency shelter assistance.
  • Work closely with local shelters, local Police Services and motels.
  • Assistance to obtain emergency shelter, transportation, food and hydration, survival kits (backpacks with basic need items and personal hygiene products), sleeping bags, tents, warm clothing and boots etc
  • Assistance to obtain emergency prescription, dental and optical needs, emergency grocery vouchers, emergency transportation (bus tickets, taxi, gas cards), backpacks for students, seasonal clothing and shoes, etc.
  • Assistance with housing search, rental information, and rentsmart life skills support.
  • Information about services and agencies in Northumberland County that assist the homeless and those in need.

Service Details

Hours The Salvation Army: Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm, Call first
Local Police Services : Mon-Sun 24 hours
Local Shelters: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Northumberland County
  • People experiencing homelessness
  • People at risk of becoming homeless
  • People in need

    16 year(s) and up;
Application Call or visit
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Cobourg
Address & Map
259A Division St
Cobourg, ON
Canada K9A 3P9
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Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 905-373-9440
After Hours Phone 905-373-9440
Fax 905-373-9370, (call first)
Primary Contact Jim Alford, Community & Family Services Manager, Cobourg; Email:
Mailing Address 59 Ballantine St 
Cobourg, ON 
Canada K9A 5G8

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