Salvation Army (The)

Site: Cobourg

Service: Homeless Initiative Program

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
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
  • People experiencing homelessness
  • People at risk of becoming homeless
  • People in need
Application Call or visit
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location North side of Swayne St
Located In Community Cobourg
Address & Map
66 Swayne St
Cobourg, ON K9A 1K5
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Intersection College St and Swayne St
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:
Alternate Contact Lisa Graham, Community & Family Services Manager, Port Hope; Phone: 905-885-2323
Mailing Address 59 Ballantine St 
Cobourg, ON K9A 5G8

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