Posts Tagged ‘homeless shelter’

Charles Street Men’s Hostel

April 16, 2010

When it comes to emergency food assistance at House of Friendship, most people think of our Emergency Food Hamper program.  However, this kind of assistance is provided through other House of Friendship programs as well.  Take for example, the Charles Street Men’s Hostel.

In 1939, when House of Friendship was founded, part of the original mandate was to provide emergency assistance for homeless men. What originated as a men’s mission on King Street has grown and moved to two different locations, settling at its current location at 63 Charles Street East, Kitchener, in 1982. (more…)