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Name Located Address Phone Description Hours Areas Served Eligibility / Application / Fees
Canada. Service Canada, Hamilton East Service Canada Centre
(HAM0108)
Hamilton East 2255 Barton St E
Hamilton ON L8H 7T4
1-800-O-Canada (1-800-622-6232)
One-stop service delivery for a wide range of federal programs and services. Internet access and assistance locating and applying for government programs including Employment Insurance, Social Insurance Numbers, Canada Pension Plan, Old Age Security and passports (see separate entries for program details), as well as Apprenticeship Incentive Grant, Canada Education Savings Grant, and others.
Student/youth employment services available May-August through Service Canada Centres for Youth -- see separate entry.
Office Hours : Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm * Telephone service: Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Open to all

Application

Contact agency

Canada. Service Canada, Hamilton Main Service Canada Centre
(HAM0106)
Hamilton Mountain Central 1550 Upper James St
Hamilton ON L9B 2L6
1-800-O-Canada (1-800-622-6232)
One-stop service delivery for a wide range of federal programs and services. Internet access and assistance locating and applying for government programs including Employment Insurance, Social Insurance Numbers, Canada Pension Plan, Old Age Security and passports (see separate entries for program details), as well as Apprenticeship Incentive Grant, Canada Education Savings Grant and others.
Student/youth employment services available May-August, through Service Canada Centres for Youth -- see separate entry.
Office Hours : Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm * Telephone service: Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm
Hamilton (City of), Caledonia, Smithville, Lynden, Rockton, Copetown, Troy, Canfield, York (Haldimand County), Jerseyville, Mount Hope Eligibility

Open to all

Application

Contact agency

Canada. Service Canada, Service Canada Centres for Youth, Hamilton Mountain Location
(HAM1396)
Hamilton Mountain Central 1550 Upper James St 1st Floor
Hamilton ON L9B 1K3
Youth InfoLine (English, French) 1-800-935-5555
Job search support including computer and internet access, employment counselling, job search techniques, youth program information, resume and interview assistance.

For up-to-the-minute details on Service Canada Centres for Youth sites, visit website from May to August.

Youth Employment Strategy (YES)
Summer Work Experience -- wage subsidies to employers to create summer employment for secondary and post-secondary students. *
Skills Link -- funding to community organizations to help youth facing barriers to employment (such as single parents, Aboriginal youth, young persons with disabilities, recent immigrants, youth living in rural and remote areas and high school dropouts) to develop skills and work experience. *
Career Focus -- funding for employers to help post-secondary graduates obtain career-related work opportunities.
Office Hours : Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm * Telephone service: Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Legally eligible to work in Canada and not receiving Employment Insurance (EI) benefits

Application

Contact agency

Canada. Social Insurance Numbers
(HAM3003)
Canada
English 1-800-206-7218 * French 1-800-808-6352
Confidential number restricted to income reporting purposes * number may be collected by institutions where interest or incomes are earned, such as banks, credit unions, trust companies * legislated users include Canada Pension Plan, Old Age Security, Employment Insurance, Veterans Affairs, Canada Student Loan program, employers
Telephone information service Mon-Sun 24 hours * call Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm to speak to an agent
Canada Application

Proof of identity requirements include primary documents such as Canadian birth certificate, citizenship certificate or permanent resident (landed immigrant) paper proving status in Canada, plus supporting documents such as marriage certificate or registration, divorce decree, legal change of name document or adoption papers

Application forms available online, by phone or in person at Service Canada sites – see separate entries

Canada. Solicitor General of Canada, Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Hamilton / Niagara Regional Detachment
(HAM0489)
Stoney Creek 777 Hwy 8
Stoney Creek ON L8E 5J4
905-643-5800
The purpose of the RCMP is to enforce Canadian Federal Statutes.
Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Hamilton (City of), Haldimand County, Niagara Region, Brant County, Norfolk County Eligibility

Open to all

Application

No application required

Dreamlight Studio Theatre
(HAM2711)
Hamilton Mountain East 230 Anchor Rd Unit 6
Hamilton ON L8W 3R2
905-383-5558
A multi-purpose studio theatre and dance studio space which produces three community theatre musicals annually, and provides recreational, low-pressure dance and acting classes year round for all experience levels.
Hours vary
Hamilton (City of), Burlington Eligibility

Performances open to all

Application

Contact for information. To apply for a volunteer position onstage, backstage, or in the administration department, email info@shootingstartheatrecompany.com.

Good Shepherd Centres, SAM Program Administrative Office
(HAM5369)
Hamilton Central 10 Pearl St N Unit A
Hamilton ON L8R 2Y8
905-525-5632
Integrated day program for frail elderly, adults with special needs, and individuals with Alzheimer's disease or other dementia. Day program for adults who require some physical, social, or emotional support to remain in the community. Other services include respite, meals, transportation, and aphasia program.
Mon-Fri 8 am-3:30 pm
Hamilton (City of), Halton Region Eligibility

Meet Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Local Health Integration Network (HNHB-LHIN) criteria

Application

Contact program or the Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Local Health Integration Network (HNHB-LHIN) at 905-523-8600 or 1-800-810-000

Good Shepherd Centres, SAM Program Flamborough Site
(HAM0564)
Waterdown 1921 Snake Rd
Waterdown ON L0R 2H0
905-689-5244
Integrated day program for frail elderly, adults with special needs, and individuals with Alzheimer's disease or other dementia. Day program for adults who require some physical, social, or emotional support to remain in the community. Other services include respite, meals, transportation, and aphasia program.
Mon-Thu 8:00 am-3:30 pm
Hamilton (City of), Halton Region Eligibility

Meet Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Local Health Integration Network (HNHB-LHIN) criteria

Application

Contact program or the Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Local Health Integration Network (HNHB-LHIN) at 905-523-8600 or 1-800-810-000

Good Shepherd Centres, SAM Program Hamilton Central Site
(HAM0565)
Hamilton Central 10 Pearl St N Unit A
Hamilton ON L8R 2Y8
905-525-1181
Integrated day program for frail elderly, adults with special needs, and individuals with Alzheimer's disease or other dementia. Day program for adults who require some physical, social, or emotional support to remain in the community. Other services include respite, meals, and transportation.
The SAM Aphasia Program is not offered at this site.
Mon-Fri 8:00 am-3:30 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Meet Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Local Health Integration Network (HNHB-LHIN) criteria

Application

Contact program or the Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Local Health Integration Network (HNHB-LHIN) at 905-523-8600 or 1-800-810-000

Good Shepherd Centres, SAM Program Hamilton East Site
(HAM0577)
Hamilton East 1831 King St E
Hamilton ON L8K 1V8
905-544-4550
Integrated day program for frail elderly, adults with special needs, and individuals with Alzheimer's disease or other dementia. Day program for adults who require some physical, social, or emotional support to remain in the community. Other services include respite, meals, transportation, and aphasia program.
Mon-Fri 8:00 am-3:30 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Meet Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Local Health Integration Network (HNHB-LHIN) criteria

Application

Contact program or the Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Local Health Integration Network (HNHB-LHIN) at 905-523-8600 or 1-800-810-000

Saint Elizabeth Health Care
(HAM3148)
Hamilton Mountain East 1525 Stone Church Rd E
Hamilton ON L8W 3P8
905-972-0800 * Ask Elizabeth: 1-877-787-7342 * Mon - Fri 9 am-5 pm
1-888-275-2299
Provides integrated health care.
Services include:
* Advanced Foot Care
* Breastfeeding Consultation
* Continence Management
* Diabetes Management
* Home Chemotherapy
* Home Dialysis
* Home Infusion
* Mental Health Care
* Respiratory Care
* Palliative Care
* Personal Support Worker
* Pre- and Postnatal Care
* Psychogeriatric Services
* Wound and Ostomy Care
Ask Elizabeth is a free, confidential information and support service.
Administration Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm * 24 hours daily on-call emergency
Hamilton (City of), Burlington, Haldimand County, Niagara Region, Brant County, Norfolk County Eligibility

Open to all

Application

Contact for information

Saint Elizabeth Health Care, Hamilton, Niagara, Haldimand-Norfolk, Brant and Burlington, Caregiver Support Program
(HAM3371)
Hamilton Mountain East 1525 Stone Church Rd E
Hamilton ON L8W 3P8
1-888-275-2299
1-877-625-5567
Program offers home support by assisting with a variety of tasks. An assessment must be completed to be eligible for the program.
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Hamilton (City of), Burlington, Haldimand County, Niagara Region, Brant County, Norfolk County Eligibility

Services available for children, youth, adults and older adults.

Application

An assessment must be completed to be eligible for the program.

Saint Elizabeth Health Care, Hamilton, Niagara, Haldimand-Norfolk, Brant and Burlington, Saint Elizabeth Rehab
(HAM1141)
Hamilton Mountain East 1525 Stone Church Rd E
Hamilton ON L8W 3P8
1-888-275-2299
Publicly-funded physiotherapy services to eligible clients, provided by a team of Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Speech-Language Pathologists, Dietitians and Social Workers.
Services are provided in the home, office, hospital, school or clinic or anywhere clients need the service.
Many services funded through Community Care Access Centres, insurance companies or by employers.
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Hamilton (City of), Burlington, Haldimand County, Niagara Region, Brant County, Norfolk County Eligibility

Services available for infants, children, youth, adults and older adults.

Application

Contact for information

Salvation Army, Booth Centre Mens Hostel, Christmas Dinner
(HAM0865)
Hamilton Central 94 York Blvd
Hamilton ON L8R 1R6
905-527-1444
Program is held on December 25th at the Booth Centre and is principally for single men but also welcomes women and the children of participants. Tickets are usually available starting on Dec 1st.
First sitting 11:30 am * Second sitting 12:30 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Single adults with or without children

Application

No application required

Salvation Army, Booth Centre Mens Shelter
(HAM0519)
Hamilton Central 94 York Blvd
Hamilton ON L8R 1R6
905-527-1444
A 82 dorm bed, and 21 room emergency shelter for homeless or transient men. Provides short and long term transitional accommodation, an enhanced hostelling program with case management, Financial Management (HPI funding) and assessment, referral counselling for spiritual, practical and social needs.
Mon-Sun 24 hours
Hamilton (City of) Application

Contact for information

Salvation Army, Christmas Help Program
(HAM4917)
Hamilton Central 80 Bay St N
Hamilton ON L8R 3N3
905-540-1888
Provides food for families and individual adults and holiday gifts for children age 16 and under, when available. Children must reside permanently with applicant in order to register. Hamper pick-up dates will be assigned at the time of registering.
Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri 9:30 am-11:45 am, 1 pm-3:30 pm * Thu 9:30 am-11:45 am
Hamilton, Stoney Creek Eligibility

Individuals and families who need help during the Christmas season

Application

Applications accepted in person, with complete ID for everyone within the household as well as proof of address, income, address, rent receipts, and utility costs. No exceptions. Children must reside permanently with applicant in order to register. ID required for everyone within the household as well as proof of address, income, shelter, and utility costs. Bring all necessary documents at the time of registering. Registration at food bank office. The last Food Bank day is November 30, 2015. For safety reasons, do not bring children for registration or pick up.

Salvation Army, Community and Family Services, Dundas Location
(HAM0598)
Dundas 150 King St W Ste 1
Dundas ON L9H 1V4
905-627-0572
Family Services assists families in the community who find themselves in an "emergency" situation with both practical and spiritual help. Emergency assistance with food and fire victim and disaster relief.
Mon-Fri 9 am-11:30 am, 1 pm-3:30 pm
Ancaster, Dundas, Flamborough, Waterdown, Hamilton West Eligibility

Families or individuals in need, who are on a low income

Application

Service is first come, first serve basis, but clients can also call and make an appointment.

Salvation Army, Grace Haven
(HAM0525)
Hamilton Central 138 Herkimer St
Hamilton ON L8P 2H1
905-522-7336
A resource that provides residential and community programs for pregnant adolescents/women and young, single parents (mothers & fathers).
Mon-Sun 24 hours
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Single parent families and pregnant adolescents/women and young parents (mothers & fathers).

Application

Pre-admission is necessary for residential and orientation/pre-admission is completed upon admission to all other programs.

Salvation Army, Grace Haven, New Choices
(HAM1987)
Hamilton Central 138 Herkimer St
Hamilton ON L8P 2H1
905-522-7336
Program for young, pregnant and parent youth 14 to 21 years. A residential program and day program, with on-site school by the HWDHSB, and childminding while parents attend school.
Provides respite Fridays 11 am to 4 pm for children 1 month to 6 years.
Mon-Fri 9 am-3:30 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Parenting women with children ages 0-6.

Application

Contact agency

Salvation Army, Lawson Ministries Hamilton
(HAM0530)
Hamilton Central 533 Main St E
Hamilton ON L8N 1E3
905-527-6212
A community-based, residential support program designed to support adults with dual diagnosis including developmental disabilities, Autism and psychiatric issues.
Programs include:
* Airbourne Video Productions
* Caledonia Thrift Store
* Chaplaincy Services
* D.A.R.E. and Learning for Life
* Residential Supports
* STRIVE Employment Services
* (The) Paparella Innovative Art program
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Adults with development disabilities, Autism, mental health issues and dual diagnosis

Application

Must go through Contact Hamilton

Salvation Army, Lawson Ministries Hamilton, STRIVE Adult Autism Services, Autism Centre
(HAM1430)
Hamilton Central 533 Main St E
Hamilton ON L8M 1J1
905-527-6212
Provides a hub in which individuals on the Autism Spectrum develop skills and to participate in activities regardless of where they may fit on the autism continuum. Focus is on the development of transferable skills that will allow each person to increase their independence and with time to become more comfortable and integrated. Essential social skills training is knitted into each service that is offered and staff are trained to ensure people are engaged and challenged to meet their goals.
Centre offers a myriad of options including:
* 1:1 literacy and computer skills programming
* Indoor mini-gym
* Rooftop garden
* Art classes
* Music programs
* Snoezelen Room
* Teaching kitchen
* Cafe, and several multi-purpose spaces.
Hours vary
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Adults with autism

Application

Contact for information

Salvation Army, Mountberry Adult Day Service, Meadowlands Location
(HAM0393)
Ancaster 187 Stone Church Rd
Ancaster ON L9K 0A3
905-573-0635
Integrated day program for frail elderly, adults with special needs and individuals with Alzheimer Disease or other dementia.
Day program for adults who require some physical, social or emotional support to remain in the community.
Other services may include:
- Respite
- Meals
- Transportation (additional cost)
Office hours: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm * Program hours: Mon-Fri 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Must meet Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Community Care Access Centre (HNHB-CCAC) criteria

Application

Apply through the Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Community Care Access Centre (HNHB-CCAC)

Salvation Army, Mountberry Adult Day Service, Winterberry Heights Church Location
(HAM1689)
Stoney Creek - Upper 300 Winterberry Dr
Stoney Creek ON L8J 3Y1
905-573-0635
Integrated day program for frail elderly, adults with special needs and individuals with Alzheimer Disease or other dementia.
Day program for adults who require some physical, social or emotional support to remain in the community.
- Respite
- Transportation (additional cost)
Office hours: Mon-Fri 8 am-3 pm * Program hours: Mon-Fri 9:30 am-3 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Must meet Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Community Care Access Centre (HNHB-CCAC) criteria

Application

Apply through the Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Community Care Access Centre (HNHB-CCAC)

Salvation Army (The), Christmas Bureau, Dundas Location
(HAM4918)
Dundas 150 King St W Ste 1
Dundas ON L9H 1V4
905-627-0572
Provides a complete Christmas dinner and toys for children. No children allowed for registration or in Christmas Bureau. Food bank is closed during registration.
Mon-Fri 9:30 am-11 am, 1 pm-3 pm
Ancaster, Dundas, Flamborough, Hamilton West Eligibility

Individuals and families who need help during the Christmas season

Application

Applications taken in person only. Must bring complete ID, proof of address, income and rent receipts at time of application. Children must reside with an applicant in order to register.

Salvation Army (The), Ellen Osler Home
(HAM5634)
Dundas 34 Hatt St
Dundas ON L9H 2E8
905-627-1632
1-866-993-9965
A residential facility which provides for the needs of women who are in conflict with the federal justice system, regardless of origin. These women may be on day parole, mandatory release, mandatory supervision or on temporary passes.
Mon-Sun 24 hours
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Women

Application

Women are usually referred by case management workers; a woman may request the referral herself

Salvation Army (The), Food Bank, Central Hamilton Location
(HAM6164)
Hamilton Central 80 Bay St N
Hamilton ON L8R 3N3
905-540-1888
Provides emergency help in the form of a community food bank.
Mon-Wed, Fri 9:30 am-11:30 am, 1 pm-3:30 pm * Thu 9:30 am-11:30 am
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Open to all families and/or individuals who are in need and on a low income.

Application

Users can access the food bank monthly, to a maximum of 12 times per year.

Salvation Army (The), Food Bank, Dundas Location
(HAM4164)
Dundas 150 King St W Ste 1
Dundas ON L9H 1V4
905-627-0572
Provides emergency help in the form of a community food bank. The food bank sometimes has fresh fruits and vegetables.
"Good Food Box" program for local community only.
Mon, Wed, Fri 9:30 am-11:30 am * 1 pm-3 pm
Ancaster, Dundas, Flamborough, Waterdown, Hamilton West Eligibility

Open to all families and/or individuals who are in need and on a low income.

Application

Call ahead to make an appointment

Salvation Army (The), Lawson Ministries Hamilton, STRIVE Program
(HAM6214)
Hamilton Central 533 Main St E
Hamilton ON L8N 1E3
905-527-6212
Program provides community-based supports to adults with developmental disabilities. All services and supports are individualized based on each person's specific interests and goals and are geared to increase a person's independence in all areas of life. Activities are designed to be outcomes-based and may focus on reaching both short and long-term goals.
Activities include:
* Bowling
* Swimming
* Exercising at the YMCA
* Social skills classes
* Supported volunteer and employment placements
* Travel training
* Educational supports such as DARE and L4L, music programs, art classes, cooking classes, drum circle and more
Hours vary
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Adults with development disabilities, Autism, mental health and dual diagnosis.

Application

Contact for information

Salvation Army, The Salvation Army Hope Line
(HAM0524)
Hamilton Central 80 Bay St N
Hamilton ON L8R 3N3
905-522-5244
1-855-294-4673
A 24/7 suicide crisis line providing telephone support and intervention to individuals experiencing crisis.
Additional services include:
* Consultation Services
* Practical assistance through Family Services Department
* Chaplaincy services
* Resources and referrals
* Education and training workshops
Mon-Fri 9 am-3 pm By appointment only * Crisis Line Mon-Sun 24 hours
Hamilton (City of), Halton Region, Brant County Eligibility

Open to all

Application

No application required

Schizophrenia Society of Ontario, Hamilton/Niagara Region
(HAM0173)
Hamilton Central 20 Hughson St S Suite 405
Hamilton ON L8N 2C3
905-523-7413
1-800-449-6367
Mission is to improve the quality of life for families affected by mental illness. Family is defined by caring relationships between people with schizophrenia, relatives, friends, and other individuals in a supportive capacity.
Offers a free monthly IDEAS Family Support Group highlighting Information, Decision Making, Empowerment, Advocacy, and Support with guest speakers, speakers with lived experience. Includes topics such as Effective Communication Strategies, Relapse Prevention, and Henson Trusts.
Hours vary
Hamilton (City of), Haldimand County, Niagara Region, Brant County, Norfolk County Eligibility

Individuals living with schizophrenia and their families

Application

Contact for information

School Advocacy Hamilton
(HAM3123)
Hamilton (City of) 100 Main St E Suite 203
Hamilton On L8N 3W4
905-527-4572
The purpose of this website is to provide parents and students with the skills and knowledge to take part in decisions made about a child's education by explaining the rights and responsibilities of parents and students and giving tips and strategies that will help in making sure the school is meeting a child's education needs.
Mon-Sun 24 hours
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Parents, Educators, Students

Application

Contact for information

Segue Clinic, Downtown Location
(HAM2186)
Hamilton Central 554 Main St E
Hamilton ON L8M 1J3
905-522-1333
Provides medication-assisted treatment for people who are struggling with an opioid addiction. Addiction is viewed as a chronic disease. Long-term remission is achievable through a combination of medical management and counselling.
Mon, Tue 8:30 am-5 pm * Thu 8:30 am-7 pm * Fri 8 am-3 pm
Hamilton (City of) Application

Walk in for a same-day intake assessment or call the intake phone line at 905-688-1827

Segue Clinic, Stoney Creek Location
(HAM1619)
Stoney Creek - Lower 840 Queenston Rd Unit 826
Stoney Creek ON L8G 4A8
905-664-1304
Provides medication-assisted treatment for people who are struggling with an opioid addiction. Addiction is viewed as a chronic disease. Long-term remission is achievable through a combination of medical management and counselling.
Mon 8:30 am-5 pm * Tue 8:30 am-7 pm * Thu, Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Hamilton (City of) Application

Walk in for a same-day intake assessment or call the intake phone line at 905-688-1827

Self Esteem Network of Hamilton
(HAM5581)
Hamilton West 1063 King St W
Hamilton On L8S 4S3
905-312-1500
Disseminates information to individuals and organizations, encourages new approaches to the development of self-esteem and increases awareness in the community of the importance of self-esteem.
Hours vary
Hamilton (City of), Halton Region, Brant County Eligibility

Men and women

Application

Contact for information

Seventh Day Adventist Church, Community Services and Food Bank
(HAM6167)
Hamilton Mountain Central 284 Concession St
Hamilton ON L9C 7N7
905-575-8764
Offers emergency services to families and individuals of any religion to assist in meeting immediate needs. Offers food vouchers for local grocery stores, distributes food baskets during the holidays, and provides clothing and furniture.
Wed 6 pm-7 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Families and individuals who are in need and on a low income.

Application

Bring identification to register as first-time user. Food bank can be used once per month.

Sexual Assault Centre Hamilton and Area (SACHA)
(HAM0566)
Hamilton Central 75 MacNab St S 3rd Floor
Hamilton ON L8P 3C1
905-525-4573
Provides support to adult women and men, who have experienced childhood and/or adult sexual violence at any point in their lives. This includes rape, incest, sexual abuse and harassment.
Services include:
* Individual, group and crisis counselling (including off-site counselling supports in locations such as the Hamilton Detention Centre and the STARS drop-in for women involved in sex work
* Anonymous 24-hour telephone Support Line for survivors, their families, and friends
* TTY Support Line available Monday-Friday 9 am-5 pm
* Accompaniment to hospital and police
* Anonymous reporting to the police
* Abuse prevention education sessions (including sessions in Spanish)
* Specialized programming for women from Hamilton's diverse racial and cultural communities (plans to start a new 12-week session of Multicultural Women's Sewing Circle)
* Assistance with practical needs (e.g. bus tickets, childcare)
* 16 week volunteer training programme offered twice yearly
* Coordination of yearly International Women's Day and Take Back the Night Events.
Member agency of Support Services Network for Male Survivors in Ontario. All services are confidential and free of charge.
Administration: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * Support line: Mon-Sun 24 hours * Evening counselling and public education hours available
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Support available to all genders

Application

Contact for information

Shalem Mental Health Network, Counselling Services
(HAM0384)
Hamilton Central 875 Main St E
Hamilton ON L8M 1M2
905-528-0353
A team of counsellors provide services to support individuals, couples, and families facing a very broad range of issues. Counselling modalities include traditional talk therapy, art therapy, and attachment therapy.
Mon-Tue 9 am-7 pm * Wed-Fri 9 am-3 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Open to all

Application

Call for appointment, evening appointments available

Shalom Village, Day Program, Goldie's Place
(HAM2532)
Hamilton West 70 Macklin St N
Hamilton ON L8S 3S1
905-529-1613 ext 305
Integrated day program for frail elderly, adults with special needs and individuals with Alzheimer Disease or other dementia.
Day program for adults who require some physical, social or emotional support to remain in the community.
Other services may include:
Respite
Meals
Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Must meet Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Community Care Access Centre (HNHB-CCAC) criteria.

Application

Apply through the Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Community Care Access Centre (HNHB-CCAC).

Shalom Village, Day Program, Goldies2Home Day Program
(HAM3499)
Hamilton West 70 Macklin St N
Hamilton ON L8S 3S1
905-529-1613 ext 305
Day program to help people return to independent living at home, after early discharge from acute care, rehabilitation, or convalescent care programs. This program is a collaborative partnership that includes Shalom Village, Hamilton Health Sciences, the Hamilton Convalescent Care Program, and the HNHB-CCAC.
Other services may include:
Respite
Meals
Bathing
Foot care
Mon-Fri 9 am-3 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Must meet Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Community Care Access Centre (HNHB-CCAC) criteria.

Application

Apply through the Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Community Care Access Centre (HNHB-CCAC).

Shifra Homes
(HAM2635)
Burlington 3350 Fairview St Ste 3-226B
Burlington ON L7N 3L5
905-681-9633
Shifra Home is a maternity residence that provides a safe haven for pregnant young women ages of all faiths.
Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Hamilton (City of), Burlington Eligibility

Must be pregnant to enter the program

Application

Contact for information

Skills Canada - Ontario, Skills Work Camp, Day Camp Programs
(HAM2669)
Stoney Creek 481 Barton St
Stoney Creek ON L8G 3Y4
519-749-9899
1-888-228-5446
Week-long day program gives hands-on activities relevant to the skilled trades, campers develop communication, problem-solving and teamwork skills.
Over 20 camp locations across Ontario, including specialized camps for Aboriginal youth, girls and boys-only camps, and bilingual camps.
Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Students entering Grade 7, 8 or 9.

Application

On-line registration

Society of Saint Vincent de Paul, Hamilton Particular Council
(HAM0670)
Hamilton East 200 Parkdale Ave N
Hamilton ON L8H 5X2
905-549-3902
Governing body of the Society composed of representatives from parish conferences. Those in need contact this office to be referred to the closest conference to home address.
Store locations:
Main store - 200 Parkdale Ave N
Store - 969 Upper Ottawa Unit 1
Hours vary
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Open to all

Application

Contact for information

Southern Network of Specialized Care
(HAM2999)
Hamilton Mountain Central 550 Fennell Ave E Unit 16A
Hamilton ON L8V 4S9
1-800-789-1773 ext 442
Individuals with a developmental disability and a co-existing mental health and/or challenging behaviour issue (dual diagnosis) receive supports and services necessary to live productive lives, through a networking process, with agencies from various sectors. Improving primary health care for persons with a developmental disability.
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Hamilton (City of), Brant County Eligibility

With confirmed developmental disabilities and co-existing mental health and/or behavioural challenges.

Application

No referral needed

Southern Network of Specialized Care, Building Health Care Capacity Initiative
(HAM3093)
Hamilton Mountain Central 550 Fennell Ave E Unit 16A
Hamilton ON L8V 4S9
1-866-486-1651
To ensure that individuals with a developmental disability, including those with mental health disorders or significant behaviour or emotional difficulties (dual diagnosis) have access to health care supports which meet their unique needs. Works with health care professionals, developmental service providers, family members and individuals to ensure access to health care supports.
Mon-Wed 9 am-5 pm
Hamilton (City of), Haldimand County, Niagara Region, Brant County, Norfolk County Eligibility

Developmental Disability

Application

No referral is required

Special Needs Planning Group
(HAM1901)
Stouffville 70 Ivy Cres
Stouffville ON L4A 5A9
905-640-8285
Purpose is to assist families in establishing plans that will provide their disabled family members the means to maintain quality of life for their entire lifetime, while preserving their entitlement to government support programs.
Ontario Eligibility

Primarily assistance to parents of people with disabilities.

Application

Contact for information

Special Olympics Ontario, Hamilton Contacts
(HAM4737)
Toronto Downtown 65 Overlea Blvd Unit 200
Toronto ON M4H 1P1
905-389-8012
Provides sport training and opportunities to compete for people with an intellectual disability. Sports include basketball, swimming, bowling, figure skating, and softball,5 pin bowling, 10 pin bowling, curling, floor
hockey, soccer and track & field.
Hours vary
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

People with an intellectual disability

Application

Contact for information

St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, Audiology (Hearing and Hearing Aid) Services, Charlton Campus
(HAM1048)
Hamilton Central 50 Charlton Ave E Level O
Hamilton ON L8N 4A6
905-521-6102
Offers hearing assessment, sale and service of hearing aids and assistive listening devices, auditory processing assessments, neurological auditory brainstem response (ABR), electronystagmyography (ENG/VNG), rotational chair, and information on hearing loss and testing. Registered with Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB), Veteran’s Affairs (DVA), and Assistive Devices Program (ADP).
Mon, Wed-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm, Tue 8 am-6 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

in-patient and out-patient services * ABR: adults only

Application

For audiological assessments, a doctor’s referral is required either in writing or by phone. All hearing aid work and auditory processing assessments can be self-referred.

St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, Charlton Campus, Mental Health Services, Psychiatric Emergency Service (PES)
(HAM2941)
Hamilton Central 50 Charlton Ave E
Hamilton ON L8N 4A6
905-522-1155 ext 32197
Provides care by clinicians and psychiatrists who assess and treat persons with acute mental health problems who have presented to the emergency department. Works in partnership with other inpatient and outpatient mental health services to assist individuals in finding the right level of care.
Emergency Services: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

persons with acute mental health problems

Application

Referral from a family or emergency room doctor

St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, Charlton Campus, Speech Language Pathology
(HAM0006)
Hamilton Central 50 Charlton Ave E Bishop Dowling Wing, Level 0
Hamilton ON L8N 4A6
905-521-6101
Pediatric and adult services include consultation, screening, assessment, management, counselling, transitional planning for children, and, when possible, treatment of individuals with communication (language, speech, voice/resonance, cognitive communication) and swallowing disorders. Referral to community-based services.
Partner agency of Early Words (905-381-2828) and participant in specialized clinics like the Outpatient Swallowing Clinic and Internal Medicine Rapid Assessment Clinic.
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Children: Birth to school entry * Age 18 years and older

Application

Physician referral for audiology services and adult outpatient speech-language pathology services; Referral forms can be obtained by calling 905-521-6101 * Self-referral through Early Words 905-381-2828 for pediatric outpatient speech-language pathology services

St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, Cleghorn Early Intervention Clinic, West 5th Campus
(HAM2742)
Hamilton Mountain West 100 West 5th St Level 0, Block G
Hamilton ON L9C 0E3
905-522-1155 ext 36586
Enhances the quality of life for young people experiencing symptoms of early psychosis with detection, treatment, and recovery support. Reduces the possibility of permanent disability and develops a specialized treatment plan based on patient need.
Services are available in Hamilton and at partner agencies:
Grimsby:
West Niagara Mental Health Program 905-309-3336
Haldimand/Norfolk (Townsend):
Adult Mental Health Services of Haldimand-Norfolk 519-587-4658
Six Nations (Oshweken):
Six Nations Mental Health Services 905-765-7840
Niagara (St. Catharines):
Regional Niagara Community Mental Health Program 905-688-2854
Brantford:
St. Leonard’s Community Services 519-754-0253
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Hamilton (City of), Burlington, Haldimand County, Niagara Region, Brant County, Norfolk County, Six Nations of the Grand River Eligibility

Individuals who may be experiencing psychosis for the first time, who have never been treated, or who have been treated for less than six months

Application

By referral through a health care professional (family doctor, mental health professional) teachers, school counsellors, social workers, or family members. Anyone concerned about themselves or another person can contact the program for information.

St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, Developmental Dual Diagnosis Program
(HAM1967)
Hamilton Mountain West 100 West 5th St Level 1, Block D, Rm D119
Hamilton ON L9C 3N6
905-522-1155 ext 36610
A community-based mental health service that works with other organizations to form a coordinated network of services to meet the mental health needs of adults with intellectual disabilities. Services include assessment, treatment recommendations, and education and support to patients and caregivers.
Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Hamilton (City of), Halton Region, Haldimand County, Niagara Region, Brant County, Norfolk County Eligibility

have an IQ of 70 * presented with intellectual and developmental challenges during early or late childhood development * have challenges with daily tasks * reside within the Local Health Integrated Network (LHIN) 4 network

Application

Physician referral * referral form available on website

St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, East Region Mental Health Services, King Campus
(HAM0148)
Hamilton East 2757 King St E
Hamilton ON L8G 5E4
905-573-4801
Provides assessment, rapid consultation, and treatment of individuals experiencing mental health problems. Coordinates aftercare for individuals discharged from inpatient psychiatric units, and works with community groups to prevent the development of mental health problems through education, consultation, and joint projects.
Services include:
- Dialectical behaviour therapy (DBT)
- General psychiatry
- Rapid consultation service
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-6 pm
Hamilton East, Stoney Creek - Upper, Stoney Creek - Lower Application

Referral by inpatients, crisis programs, community services, and family physicians * Self-referral accepted * Referral form online

St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, King Campus
(HAM2848)
Stoney Creek - Lower 2757 King St E
Hamilton ON L8G 5E4
905-522-1155
An out-patient facility of St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton. Focuses on residents of Stoney Creek and East Hamilton but serves the broader Hamilton-Wentworth region. Programs include a Regional Eye Institute, pain management services, a Mature Women’s Health Centre, a 39-bed satellite Dialysis Clinic, asthma management, nutrition education, and diabetes clinics.
Services include:
- asthma education program
- chiropody clinic (private clinic)
- dialysis clinic
- mature women's health centre
- nutrition education program
- pain management services
- Regional Eye Institute (providing eye care and cataract surgery)
Stoney Creek, Hamilton East Eligibility

Application

St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, King Campus, Urgent Care Centre
(HAM0162)
Hamilton East 2757 King St E
Hamilton ON L8G 5E4
905-573-7777
Walk-in medical clinic * doctors and nurses assess and treat minor illnesses and injuries * website provides guidance on when to visit urgent care, when to visit the emergency room, and when to dial 911
Mon-Sun 8 am-10 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Individuals needing primary medical care * Patients are encouraged to visit the Urgent Care only when their condition cannot wait for a scheduled doctor’s appointment

Application

Walk-in * No referral required * Enter through Urgent Care entrance, take a number from Qmatic machine, and wait to be called

St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, Main Administration, Charlton Campus
(HAM2492)
Hamilton Central 50 Charlton Ave E
Hamilton ON L8N 4A6
905-522-1155
An academic and research healthcare organization offering clinical care in multiple sites in Hamilton, primarily at three campuses: Charlton, King, and West 5th. Affiliated with the Faculty of Health Sciences at McMaster University and health programs at Mohawk College.
Programs and services include:
* Brain Body Institute
* Centre for Minimal Access Surgery
* Chest and allergy programs
* Community mental health services
* Critical care/ICU
* Dialysis programs
* Emergency psychiatric service
* Father Sean O'Sullivan Research Centre
* Firestone Institute for Respiratory Health
* Gastrointestinal medical/surgical program with a focus on laparoscopic surgery
* General internal medicine clinical teaching unit
* Head and neck surgery
* Laboratory medicine (regional centre for virology, toxicology and parasitology)
* Mental Health and Addiction Services
* Musculoskeletal programs (major joint replacement and rheumatology)
* Ophthalmology
* Perioperative services
* Senior Care Services
* Transplant programs
* Urgent Care
Charlton campus offers clinical and academic services in addition to the Firestone Institute for Respiratory Health, the Centre for Minimal Access Surgery, Brain Body Institute, and the Father Sean O'Sullivan Research Centre with its satellite organization the Centre for the Evaluation of Medicine.
Administration: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Hamilton (City of), Haldimand County, Brant County, Norfolk County Eligibility

Open to all

Application

No application required

St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, Seniors Mental Health Services, Senior Mental Health Behavoural Inpatient Program
(HAM1965)
Hamilton Mountain West 100 West 5th St Harbour North Unit
Hamilton ON L8N 3K7
905-522-1155 ext 36202
Specialized service and treatment for individuals who have behaviours related to a diagnosis of dementia. Program provides service to Local Health Integrated Network (LHIN) 4 (the regions of Niagara, Brant, and Halton). Program goal is to return clients to an appropriate care setting within their home community after assessment and development of a treatment plan.
Inpatient unit: Mon-Sun 24 hours * Community-based programs: Hours vary
Hamilton (City of), Halton Region, Haldimand County, Niagara Region, Brant County, Norfolk County, Mississauga (City of) Eligibility

Seniors age 65 or lower who have an age-related cognitive decline are eligible.

Application

Fax referral and supporting documents to West 5th Campus central intake at 905-381-5620. Call Eric Van Raay (social worker) at 905-522-1155 ext 36848 to arrange a pre-admission tour. Referring sources should call the unit or the community program with questions about eligibility.

St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, West 5th Campus
(HAM0254)
Hamilton Mountain West 100 West 5th St
Hamilton ON L9C 0E3
905-522-1155
A campus of St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton offering clinical and diagnostic services and teaching and research facilities. Home to regional specialized mental health services for South Central Ontario.
Services include:
Mon-Sun 24 hours * Visiting hours: call ward
Hamilton (City of), Haldimand County, Niagara Region, Brant County, Norfolk County Application

Contact for information

St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, West 5th Campus, Community Psychiatry Clinic
(HAM6368)
Hamilton Mountain West 100 West 5th St Level 0, Block D
Hamilton ON L9C 3K7
905-522-1155 ext 36040
A mental health outpatient program providing evidence-based care to individuals over the age of 17 with serious mental illness. Provides consultations and assessments, and offers a variety of evidence-based treatment modalities, including individual and group therapy.
Services offered in collaboration with primary care physicians and other community based services, and are time-limited.
Hours vary
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Adults with severe mental illness

Application

Referrals are accepted from in-patient programs, family physicians, COAST, and other community services.

St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, West 5th Campus, Mental Health Services, Acute Psychiatry
(HAM1518)
Hamilton Mountain West 100 West 5th St
Hamilton ON L8N 3K7
905-522-1155 ext 36425
Provides psychiatric intensive care and observation, stabilization, psychiatric assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and discharge planning to adults 18 years of age and older with acute mental illness. 25-bed unit.
Mon-Sun 24 hours
Hamilton (City of), Halton Region, Haldimand County, Norfolk County, Niagara Region, Brant County Eligibility

Individuals with acute mental illness

Application

By referral from Hamilton's Psychiatric Emergency Service (SJH) or general hospitals within the areas of Niagara, Brant, Haldimand, Norfolk, and Halton.

St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, West 5th Campus, Mental Health Services, Anxiety Treatment and Research Clinic
(HAM2804)
Hamilton Central 100 West 5th St
Hamilton ON L9C 0E3
Intake: 905-522-1155 ext 33697
Offers evaluations and treatments for anxiety-related conditions. Treatments include both medications and effective psychological treatments. Interdisciplinary staff team is available to consult with family doctors, psychiatrists and other professionals who are involved in a patient's care. Provides leadership in evidence-based clinical service, education, and research for anxiety disorders.
Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Hamilton (City of), Halton Region, Haldimand County, Niagara Region, Brant County, Norfolk County, Burlington Eligibility

Adults 17 years and older with a suspected diagnosis of an anxiety disorder (e.g. panic disorder, agoraphobia, social anxiety disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, specific phobias) * Ages 6 years to 17 years: a non-urgent consultation service is offered to children and adolescents with probable diagnoses of obsessive compulsive disorders (OCD, body dysmorphic disorder, hoarding disorder). There is a separate Pediatric OCD Referral Form that requires completion by the family doctor.

Application

By referral from a physician (e.g. family doctor, psychiatrist, another physician). Referrals are reviewed and in some cases follow-up with applicant is done prior to acceptance. Acceptance for assessment does not guarantee acceptance for treatment. Separate referral form for child component.

St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, West 5th Campus, Mental Health Services, Mental Health and Wellness Resource Centre
(HAM1392)
Hamilton Mountain West 100 West 5th St Rm F146
Hamilton ON L8N 3K7
905-522-1155 ext 35406
Provides persons in recovery, their families and community members with access to reliable and user-friendly information about mental health, addictions and related issues. Part of the Mental Health and Addictions Program's Peer Support Services
Mon 9 am-2:30 pm, Wed-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Hamilton (City of), Halton Region, Haldimand County, Niagara Region, Brant County Eligibility

Open to all

Application

Contact for information

St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, West 5th Campus, Mental Health Services, Mood Disorders Program
(HAM1572)
Hamilton Mountain West 100 West 5th St
Hamilton ON L8N 3K7
905-522-1155 ext 36236
The components of the program include both a 24-bed inpatient unit which provides clinical care and treatment preparing patients for their return to the community and outpatient and outreach services to the region.
Inpatients: Mon-Sun 24 hours, Outpatients: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Hamilton (City of), Haldimand County, Halton Region, Niagara Region, Brant County Eligibility

18 and over

Application

Referral form available on website

St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, West 5th Campus, Mental Health Speciality Clinics, Eating Disorders Clinic
(HAM4050)
Hamilton Mountain West 100 West 5th St Level 1, Block D, RM D125
Hamilton ON L8N 3K7
905-522-1155 ext 33433
Offers an outpatient group program for people with eating disorders.
Mon-Thu 9 am-4 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

People with an eating disorder.

Application

Contact intake coordinator. By referral from a physician using eating disorders referral form.

St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, West 5th Campus, Schizophrenia & Community Integration Service
(HAM4188)
Hamilton Mountain West 100 West 5th St Level 2, Block D
Hamilton ON L8N 3K7
905-522-1155 ext 39044
Provides person-centred, specialized mental health care for people with schizophrenia and related illnesses. Multi-disciplinary teams work in partnership with clients, caregivers and other health care providers.
Programs:
Cleghorn Early Psychosis Intervention Program (EPI) and Psychotic Disorders Teams (PDT)
Schizophrenia Inpatient Units
Transitional Outpatient Program of the Schizophrenia Service (TOPSS)
Assertive Community Treatment Teams (ACTT)
Community Treatment Order (CTO) Program
Schizophrenia Outpatient Clinic (formerly Community Schizophrenia Service)
Centralized Rehabilitation
Vocational Counselling
Vocational Assessment
Inspiration Place, a clubhouse
Tobacco Addiction Recovery Program (TARP)
Therapeutic Recreation
Family Education Program for Schizophrenia (FEP)
Homes for Special Care (HSC)
Street Outreach
Inpatient services: Mon-Sun 24 hours; community/transitional outpatient service hours vary
Hamilton (City of), Halton Region, Haldimand County, Niagara Region, Brant County, Norfolk County Eligibility

Individuals experiencing schizophrenia or related psychotic disorders.

Application

Contact for information

St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, West 5th Campus, Schizophrenia & Community Integration Service, Homes for Special Care
(HAM0256)
Hamilton Mountain West 100 West 5th St
Hamilton ON L8N 3K7
905-522-1155 ext 36624
Assists people to explore and fulfill life expectations beyond psychiatric stabilization and health maintenance using a "partners in well-being" approach. Oversees 9 independently-owned residential homes in urban and rural settings and operates day programs in 2 skills centres. Part of the Schizophrenia & Community Integration Service.
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Hamilton (City of), Haldimand County, Niagara Region, Brant County, Norfolk County Eligibility

Individuals with serious mental illness or past/current psychiatric hospitalizations who are currently stabilized and do not require levels of physical care normally associated with a long-term care facility.

Application

Obtain referral by calling 905-522-1155 ext 36328

St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, West 5th Campus, Schizophrenia & Community Integration Service (SCIS), Inspiration Place Clubhouse
(HAM3157)
Hamilton Central 135 Rebecca St
Hamilton ON L8R 1B9
905-522-4506
Improves quality of life by creating opportunities to develop and enhance transferable vocational and life skills to support participants' full integration into the community. Part of the Schizophrenia & Community Integration Service.
Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Hamilton (City of) Application

Contact for information

St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, West 5th Campus, Schizophrenia & Community Integration Service (SCIS), Schizophrenia Outpatient Clinic (SOC)
(HAM1966)
Hamilton Mountain West 100 West 5th St Level 2, Block D
Hamilton ON L8N 3K7
905-522-1155 ext 39021
An outpatient program for individuals living with schizophrenia or related psychotic disorders. Program is collaborative and person-centered, and offers assessment, treatment, and rehabilitation with focus on self-management and recovery.
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Hamilton (City of), Haldimand County, Niagara Region, Norfolk County Eligibility

Individuals with Schizophrenia

Application

For referral process contact program manager at 905-527-8515 ext 234

St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, West 5th Campus, Women's Health Concerns Clinic
(HAM2310)
Hamilton Central 100 West 5th St Level 1
Hamilton ON L9C 3N6
905-522-1155 ext 33979
The Women's Health Concerns Clinic provides assessment, consultation, and treatment for women who are experiencing mood problems related to reproductive issues (i.e. mentrual cycle, childbearing, or menopause).
Referrals may be made by physicians, other health professionals, or as self-referrals.
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

All women. Referrals may be made by physicians, other health professionals, or as self-referrals.

Application

Referrals: complete referral form on website and send by fax * Self-referral: call intake coordinator directly

St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, Women's and Infants' Program, Charlton Campus
(HAM5841)
Hamilton Central 50 Charlton Ave E 3rd Flr
Hamilton ON L8N 4A6
905-522-1155 ext 33515
Provides parents with informed support before, during, and after the birthing process. Services include the Baby-Friendly Initiative, the Birthing Unit, the Breastfeeding and Newborn Assessment Clinic (BANA), the Mother Baby Unit, and the Special Care Nursery. A virtual tour of these units is provided online.
Mon-Sun 8 am-6 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

infants and their mothers

Application

Contact a unit for program information

St. Joseph's Home Care
(HAM6392)
Hamilton Mountain Central 1550 Upper James St Suite 201
Hamilton ON L9B 2L6
905-522-6887
Provides home care and services to individuals and families in their living environment of choice on a private-pay basis, contracted nursing management services, and a home maintenance program for seniors and people with disabilities.
Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Hamilton (City of), Burlington Eligibility

Application

St Joseph's Home Care, Falls Prevention Safety at Home
(HAM0920)
Hamilton Mountain Central 1550 Upper James St Suite 201
Hamilton ON L9B 2L6
905-522-6887 ext 2237
1-800-463-6612
Provides home assessments and recommendations at no cost to help seniors remain safe and independent in their homes, and falls prevention education program to seniors and caregivers.
Safety at Home (SAH) services include:
* free home assessments
* referrals for installation of assistive devices, minor home repairs, and modifications
* referrals to other agencies
* subsidies for assistive devices (e.g. grab bars) and coordination of installation for those who qualify
* fall prevention education
* community and professional presentations
Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Hamilton (City of), Burlington Eligibility

seniors at risk for falls

Application

Referral from health care providers, caregivers, or family members, or self-referral

St. Joseph's Home Care, Gwen Lee Supportive Housing Program
(HAM2508)
Hamilton West 191 Main St W Suites 611 and 612
Hamilton ON L8P 4S2
905-540-8932
Apartment managed by CityHousing Hamilton with on-site support services manage. Essential support services are provided by Personal Support Workers are on site 24 hours a day.
Office Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Supportive Housing Services: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

* Able to direct and participate in own care * Require personal care assistance/support for daily living activities * Requires the need for 24 hour, on-site assistance * Capable of using an emergency response system * CityHousing Hamilton eligibility

Application

To Program Manager

St. Joseph's Home Care, Home Maintenance Program
(HAM6384)
Hamilton Mountain Central 1550 Upper James St Suite 201
Hamilton ON L9B 2L6
905-522-6887 ext 2252
1-800-463-6612
Offers assistance with household chores and repairs at a low rate for seniors and people with disabilities.
Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Adults with permanent disabilities or seniors

Application

Contact for information

St. Joseph's Home Care, Nursing Program
(HAM0362)
Hamilton Mountain Central 1550 Upper James St Ste 201
Hamilton ON L9B 2L6
905-522-6887 ext 2220
1-800-463-6612
Programs provide a variety of at-home services which are tailored to meet the needs of each individual client.
Services include:
Nursing care
Assistance administering medication
Giving injections
Changing dressings
Providing advanced foot care
Pain and symptom management
Palliative care
Providing teaching and health education support
Assist clients in maintaining independent living
Administration: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * Home care: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Hamilton (City of), Brant County Eligibility

Open to all

Application

Contact for information

St. Joseph's Villa, Adult Day Program
(HAM0495)
Dundas 56 Governor's Rd
Dundas ON L9H 5G7
905-627-3541 ext 2240
Integrated day program to meet individual’s needs.
Other services may include:
Adult Gym
Daily Exercises
Zumba
Social Programming
Guest Speakers
Entertainment
Themed Events
Enchanted Garden
Snoezelen
Montessori Activities
Pottery
Bowling Alley
Clinics (ENT, Skin Clinic, Dental Wound Care)
Mon 9 am–3:30 pm * Tue-Fri 12 noon-6 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

HNHB-LHIN and walk-ins accepted

Application

Apply through HNHB-LHIN or contact our day program

St. Joseph's Villa, Seniors in Motion (SIM) Gym
(HAM2044)
Dundas 56 Governor's Rd
Dundas ON L9H 5G7
905-627-3541 ext 2109
A fun, supportive, and safe environment where older adults can set personal fitness goals. A variety of fitness options is offered.
Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Application

Tours can be arranged and initial assessment apply directly to program

St. Matthew's House, Barton Street Food Bank
(HAM6163)
Hamilton Central 414 Barton St E
Hamilton ON L8L 2Y3
905-523-5546
Emergency food and basic needs food, to individuals and families at two Food Bank sites, 785 Britannia Ave and 414 Barton St E.
Barton St location: Mon-Fri 9 am-3:30 pm * Roxborough location: Mon, Thu 9 am-12 noon
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Open to any family or individual in need on a low income.

Application

Contact for information

St. Matthew's House, Home 2 Stay
(HAM3742)
Hamilton Central 414 Barton St E
Hamilton ON L8L 2Y3
905-523-5546 ext 230
Program assists seniors who are homeless or at risk of homelessness find safe, sustainable housing and assists to identify services that result in faster housing placement and more stabilized housing.
Follows individuals for up to 12 months after they have been housed.
Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Seniors

Application

Contact for information

St. Matthew's House, Summer Day and Residential Camp Sponsorship Programs
(HAM1561)
Hamilton Central 414 Barton St E
Hamilton ON L8L 2Y3
905-523-5546 ext 229
A charitable, non-profit, multi-service agency that provides summer day camp and residential camp sponsorship, for children and teens, camp locations include Hamilton, Kitchener, Waterloo and Paris.
Note: Integration of special needs children can be accommodated in some camps (limited spaces)
Administration Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Hamilton (City of) Application

Contact for informatiion

Stonechurch Family Health Centre
(HAM1492)
Hamilton Mountain East 1475 Upper Ottawa St
Hamilton ON L8W 3J6
905-575-1744 (Administration) 905-575-1300 (Team A) 905-575-7757 (Team B) 905-574-1444 (Team C)
Family practice teaching clinic with emphasis on wellness and health education.
Mon, Tue, Thu 9 am-8:30 pm * Wed, Fri 9 am-5:30 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Not a walk-in clinic, so patients must have an appointment to see doctor, nurse, social worker, or other specialist.

Application

Contact office to book an appointment.

Stoney Creek Community Food Bank
(HAM4672)
Winona 605 Hwy 8
Stoney Creek ON L8G 5G2
905-643-2090
The purpose of the food bank is to provide assistance to the people of Stoney Creek who are economically disadvantaged. Adequate stocks of nutritional foods are distributed to the clientele.
A piece of I.D is required e.g. utility bill, drivers licence etc. to prove residence.
Mon 9:30 am-1 pm, Wed 9:30 am-1 pm, Thu 9:30 am-1 pm
Stoney Creek Eligibility

Open to any family or individual in need and on a low income. Must be a resident of Stoney Creek.

Application

Must provide proof of Stoney Creek residency.

Stoney Creek Community Food Bank, Christmas Assistance
(HAM2559)
Stoney Creek 605 Hwy 8
Stoney Creek ON L8G 5G2
905-643-2090
Food bank distributes food only for Christmas season.
Mon, Wed, Thu 9:30 am-1 pm
Stoney Creek Eligibility

Individuals and families who need help during the Christmas season who live within the boundaries of Stoney Creek

Application

No pre-registration required * Must bring photo ID and proof of address in Stoney Creek old city boundaries

Stoney Creek Disabled Sports Association
(FLM6065)
Stoney Creek - Lower 200 DeWitt Rd
Stoney Creek ON L8E 4M5
905-945-5843
Offers sporting and social activities for children with physical or mental challenges. Offers Challenge baseball activities during summer.
6:30 pm-8 pm Every Thu * 6:30 pm-8 pm Every Fri May-Sep
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

People with disabilities of any kind

Application

Contact for information

Stoney Creek Medical Walk-in Clinic
(HAM2302)
Stoney Creek - Lower 140 Centennial Pkwy N Unit 2A
Hamilton ON L8E 1H9
905-561-9255
Walk in medical clinic * doctors and nurses assess and treat minor illnesses and injuries
Mon-Fri 9 am-8 pm * Sat 9 am-1 pm * Sun 10 am-2 pm
Hamilton (City of), Burlington, Grimsby Eligibility

People who need medical care for minor illnesses and injuries

Application

Call or visit * No referral required

Stoney Creek Tennis Club, Day Camp Programs
(CCH0695)
Stoney Creek - Lower 830 Queenston Rd
Stoney Creek ON L8G 4A8
905-664-2026
Designed to promote personal development, tennis skills and fun, beginners will learn fundamentals, advanced players will concentrate on more elite skills. Campers are grouped by age and ability
Note: Integration of special needs children may be accommodated and will be reviewed on an individual basis.
Office: 9 am-12 noon or after 5 pm * Tennis Camp Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm * Half Days Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm * Extended care 8 am-9 am, 4 pm-5:30 pm * Kiddie Camp 9 am-12 noon
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Application

Call for information

Suicide Prevention Community Council of Hamilton
(HAM3121)
Hamilton Central 131 John St
Hamilton ON L8N 2C3
Provides education, referrals, and workshops to enhance networking and communication within the community.
Hours vary
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

All ages in need of information and education

Application

Contact for information

Summit College - Academic & Career Studies, Hamilton Campus
(HAM0781)
Hamilton Mountain East 1119 Fennell Ave E Ste 222
Hamilton ON L8T 1S2
905-777-8080
Admissions Information: 1-877-262-2289
Adult education including accommodations and programs for injured students. Career-specific training and individualized tutoring programs for pre-school, elementary, high school, college and university exam preparation.
Mon-Fri 8 am-2:30 pm * (evening tutoring appointments available by request)
Hamilton (City of), Burlington Eligibility

Children, youth and adults

Application

Contact for information

Sunshine Foundation of Canada (The)
(HAM1410)
London 300 Wellington St Ste 100
London ON N6B 2L5
519-642-0990
1-800-461-7935
A national charitable organization that fulfills dreams for kids living with severe physical disabilities or life-threatening illnesses.
Mon-Fri 9 am- 5 pm
Canada Application

Referral forms (found on our website) can be submitted to The Sunshine Foundation by the child, healthcare professionals working with the child, parent(s) or guardians, healthcare-related charities and foundations. To qualify, a Canadian child must be between the ages seven to seventeen, living with a severe physical disability or life-threatening illness, and can formulate their dreams with or without technical assistance.

Sylvan Learning Centre of Hamilton
(HAM3428)
Hamilton West 26 Legend Ct #7
Hamilton ON L9K 3J1
905-526-7354 * New Students 905-526-7323
Provides supplemental education programs in reading, writing, math, and other subjects for students in grade levels from junior kindergarten to grade 12.
Mon-Thu 10 am-8 pm * Fri 10 am-6 pm * Sat 9 am-2 pm * Sun 10 am-2 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Programs for students in JK to Grade 12 and above

Application

No application required