Elgin Street Mission

Service: Drop-In Centre

Description & Services
Public Comments The meal program is available all year round
Description (Agency) Operates a shelter and drop-in centre
Description (Service)
  • Operates a warming shelter and drop-in centre 
  • Offers general counselling
Offers a variety of drop-in services including: 
  • Bible Studies/Sunday Church Services 
  • Daily meals (breakfast and dinner) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Pastoral and Chaplaincy Services 
  • Second-hand clothing (clothing room) 
  • Shower and bath facilities (includes towels and toiletries) 
  • Christmas and other Holiday functions (includes holiday meal, gift bags and toys at Christmas) 
  • Provides 24 hr shelter during a cold advisory in winter that serves hot soup, sandwiches, and hot beverages
Note: This is not an overnight shelter and no beds are available. Serves as a warming station only
Hours Office Hours: Mon-Wed 8 am-4 pm, Thu 8 am-2 pm 
Warming Shelter and Drop-in: Mon-Fri 8 am-11 am, 6 pm-7:30 pm * Sat-Sun 10 am-11:30am, 5 pm-7:30 pm 
Church Service: Sun 3 pm-5 pm 
Breakfast: Mon-Fri 8 am-9:30 am * Sat-Sun 10 am-11:30 am 
Dinner: Mon-Sun 6 pm-7:30 pm 
Laundry Services: Mon-Sun, when staff is available 
Counseling Services: Mon-Thu 9 am-2 pm, by appointment only 
During the months of Nov 1st to Mar 31st: 
When it is -15 degrees, or with windchill of -20, the centre is open overnight for a 24 hour period as an emergency warming station 
Note: This is not an overnight shelter and no beds are available
Areas Served Greater Sudbury
Eligibility Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent
Application Pastoral, chaplaincy, and counselling services: Appointment required--call administrative office
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-673-2163
Fax 705-673-0560
Website www.themission.ca
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Primary Contact Cheryl Perrault, Administrator, Elgin Street Mission; Phone: 705-673-2163; Email: administrator@themission.ca
Site Location The Samaritan Centre du Samaritain
Located In Community Sudbury
Address Elgin St Mission
344 Elgin St
Sudbury, ON P3E 3N9
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Intersection Elgin St and Shawnaussy St
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Entrace--Accessible with ramps, automatic push botton door; Parking--No designated area; Washroom/shower room--holding bars ; Dining room has an accessible table  
Elevator to the second floor for access to other agencies in the building
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1989
Funding Grants ; Fundraising ; Donations