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Out of the Cold Program

Public Comments Information on 2020-21 availability to be announced.
Contact Details
Office Phone 905-984-5310 ext 103
Toll Free Phone 1-800-792-7157
After Hours Phone 905-685 5678
Fax 905-984-8949
Primary Contact Susan Venditti, Chair; Phone: 905-984-5310 ext 103; Fax: 905-984-8949; Email:
Alternate Contact Ada Storin, Overnight Coordinator, Start Me Up Niagara; Phone: 905-685-5678; Email:
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community St Catharines
Mailing Address c/o Out of the Cold c/o Start Me Up Niagara 
17 Gale Cres 
St Catharines, ON L2R 3K8
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) Seasonal supper and overnight shelter program.  
Sun: Knights of Columbus Hall, 235 Church St  
Mon: Silver Spire United Church, 366 St Paul St  
Tue: Cathedral of St Catherine, 3 Lyman St  
Wed: St George's Anglican Church, 83 Church St  
Thu: St Alfred Roman Catholic Church, 272 Vine St 
Fri: Knox Presbyterian Church, 53 Church St  
Sat: Queen St Baptist Church, 57 Queen St 
Mon-Sun: Westminister United Church, 180 Queenston St
Hours Supper Mon-Sun 6 pm-7:30 pm 
Overnight Shelter Mon-Sun 8 pm-7:30 am
Dates Supper: November 1, 2019 - March 31 2020 
Overnight Shelter: Nov 1, 2019 - Apr 15, 2020
Eligibility All ages welcome for dinner. Overnight accommodation 18+
Application Sign in sheet for supper. Registration required for overnight shelter - homeless only
Languages English
Fees None
Physical Access Supper: Varies at each location. Call church for details.  
Overnight: Accessible.
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1996
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Donations
Meetings 4-5 annually
Service Categories Community Meals ; Extreme Cold Warming Centres ; Homeless Shelter ~ Men ; Homeless Shelter ~ Women