|Record #: NIA3266||Last Modified: 23 Mar 2020||Last Full Update: 02 Jul 2019|
|Primary Contact||Sarah Eller, Manager, Client Services and Reach Out Centre; Phone: 905-834-3629 ext 296; Email: email@example.com|
|Alternate Contact||Amanda Upper, Supervisor, Reach Out Centre; Phone: 905-835-1914; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Volunteer Coordinator||Shelby Hemingway, Supervisor, Fundraising and Development; Phone: 905-834-3629 ext 245; Email: email@example.com|
|Primary Executive||Christine Clark Lafleur, Executive Director; Phone: 905-834-3629 ext 248; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Areas Served||Port Colborne ; Wainfleet ; surrounding areas|
|Located In Community||Port Colborne|
|Address & Map||
92 Charlotte St
Port Colborne, ON L3K 3E1
View Google Map
|Intersection||Catharine St and Charlotte St|
|Service and Access Details|
|Description (Service)||COVID-19 - Only essential services are running at this time - trusteeship and homelessness at 92 Charlotte St and the food bank and meal pick up at the Reach Out Centre (61 Nickel St).
Provide a wide range of services on an individual case basis including:
* assistance with domestic abuse situations
* emergency food
* crisis situations
* may offer financial assistance for emergency medical need
* offer referrals for education and employment
* Canadian Tire Jumpstart Program
The Housing Help services includes:
* information for landlords and tenants
* assisting clients and landlords with housing clients
* supports in maintaining housing and Transitional Housing Moving Forward
* Program and information on Rights and Responsibilities of landlords and tenants.
* Koats for Kids
* Give a Gift, Adopt-A-Family at Christmas
* Back Packs for Back to School.
Utility Assistance: Provides intake for the Niagara Emergency Energy Fund (NEEF) and the Low-Income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP) for emergency financial assistance for low income households facing disconnection (gas or hydro).
Offers confidential one-on-one service to clients and refer when required. All services are free of charge.
|Hours||Mon-Wed 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Thu 8:30 am-7 pm, Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm|
|Application||Registration or application for some services * Call for information|
|Languages||English ; French|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Legal Status||(50) Non Profit|
|Funding||Regional / Municipal - Region of Niagara ; Fundraising ; Donations ; United Way - South Niagara|
|Service Categories||Food Banks ; Holiday Adoption Programs ; Housing Search Assistance ; In Person Crisis Intervention ; Individual Advocacy ; Medical Expense Assistance ; Recreation Related Expense Assistance ~ Youth ; School Supplies Donation Programs ; Tenant Readiness Education Programs ; Tenant Rights Information/Counselling ; Transportation Expense Assistance ; Utility Assistance ; Winter Clothing ~ Children|
|Events||Back to School: Each August the agency collects and distributes donated school supplies to children in need. Contact 905-835-1914 for details.
Koats for Kids (And Adults too!)
To Donate a Coat: Drop off gently used coats contact 905-835-1914.
To Receive a Coat: Coats and winter clothing are distributed through our Reach Out Centre at 61 Nickel St.in the fall and winter. call 905-835-1914 for more information.