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East Hamilton Food Centre Closure

We regret to announce that we have made the difficult decision to temporarily close the East Hamilton Food Centre, effective immediately. We know firsthand how many people rely on Emergency Food Assistance and we expect many more will be coming to us for the first time during this pandemic. Temporarily closing the East Hamilton Food… View Article
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Volunteer Criteria & Safety

New Criteria for Volunteering Health experts have advised that individuals over the age of sixty as well as individuals of any age with underlying healthy conditions or who are immunocompromised are at the highest risk of COVID-19.  Therefore, we are asking that all volunteers in the high risk category (i.e. seniors over 60 and those… View Article
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March 20 Pandemic Statement

As we continue to monitor the situation surrounding COVID-19, we want to assure you that Mission Services is taking every step to ensure the safety of our staff, clients, and volunteers as we continue to provide food, shelter, and support to those in need. We are working closely with Public Health and the City of… View Article
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Volunteer Updates

To our Valuable Volunteers, I want to ensure all of you that Mission Services has a robust Pandemic Plan in place and that we are thinking about the safety of our staff, volunteers and clients as we continue to serve those who are vulnerable in our community. At this time, Mission Services has cancelled volunteering… View Article
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Changes to Addiction Services Programs

Last updated March 18, 2020. Suntrac / ASH / ARHP An update on how Suntrac and housing programs will be moving forward over the next couple of weeks in response to precautionary measures surrounding COVID-19. 1.      All groups will be cancelled.  This includes our core Suntrac program and Aftercare as well as our drop in groups… View Article
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A Statement From Our Board

During this time of increasing caution surrounding COVID-19, I want to assure you that the Board of Directors is committed to the safety and security of all staff, clients, and volunteers across Mission Services. As Mission Services continues to serve those in need of food and shelter, enhanced preventative measures, such as increased sanitization and… View Article
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Pandemic Planning

For updates on our programs, click here. To donate, click here. March 13, 2020: We understand and share in your concern around the risks associated with COVID-19. Please know that we are working to keep our community safe as we continue to provide services for those in need. As part of our Pandemic Plan, we: Ask everyone to… View Article
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