Sioux Lookout Out of the Cold

Site: Emergency Shelter

Service: Emergency Homeless Shelter

Description & Services
Description (Agency) Provides accommodations in a group facility for individuals requiring overnight emergency shelter and day-time drop-in
Agency Services
Description (Service) Provides accommodations in a group facility for individuals requiring overnight emergency shelter 
  • Provides beds for up to twenty adults 
  • Provides a hot supper (usually soup and bread) for shelter patrons only 
  • Provides a breakfast (usually oatmeal, toast, egg and coffee or tea) for shelter patrons only 
  • Provides a lunch to individuals in need of a meal 
  • Accepts donations of soup and food items 
  • Recruits volunteers to assist with the shelter 
  • Offers referrals to addictions counselling and other supports
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours 
Supper: served from 5 pm-8 pm 
Breakfast: served at 7 am 
Lunch: 11:30 am-12:30 pm
Areas Served Sioux Lookout ; Sioux Lookout District First Nations communities
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
  • Adults (no children) in need of emergency overnight shelter 
  • Meals: breakfast and supper are ONLY available to people who stay overnight at the shelter; lunch is open to anyone in the community in need of a meal
Application
  • Requires initial completion of shelter application 
  • For donations call office first to make arrangements
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-737-7499
After Hours Phone 807-738-0952
Fax 807-737-0065
E-Mail ootc@bellnet.ca
Primary Contact Shelter Worker
Primary Executive Susan Barclay, Executive Director
Located In Community Sioux Lookout
Address 25 Fair St
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1B1
 
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Intersection Fair St and 3rd Ave
Mailing Address PO Box 674 
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1B1
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1992
Funding Regional / Municipal - Kenora District Services Board (KDSB) ; Donations