Inn of the Good Shepherd

Site: Sarnia - John St

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Record #: SAR1268 Last Modified: 10 Sep 2014 Last Full Update: 18 Feb 2014
Contact Information
Office Phone519-344-1746
After Hours PhoneHomelessness contact for The Lodge: 519-344-1679
Primary ContactMyles Vanni, Executive Director; Email:
Alternate ContactAdelle Richards, Operations Manager; Email:
Agency Information
Agency DescriptionMission Statement - To provide services with dignity to those who are in need of food and shelter.
Service Level(50) Non Profit
Agency Services
Description and Service Details
DescriptionA Food Bank that can be accessed once every 21 days
Soup Kitchen serving a hot meal daily. A Homelessness Prevention Program including:
- Rent/Utility Bank for assistance with utility bills and rent arrears
- Emergency Shelter placement

A Youth Shelter: The Haven provides 30 - 60 days accommodation and facilitates independent living for up to 5 males and 4 females between 16 and 21 years of age.
Genesis program - free clothing & household items
Income Tax Clinics - assists clients by filing their tax returns for low income families.
Redpath Living Without Violence Program - Aboriginal holistic approach to healing and self wellness.
Also runs Mobile Market, fresh vegetables around the county. Hands out Back to School kits in August and Winter coats in October.
HoursFood bank: Mon-Fri 9:30 am-11:15 am
Soup Kitchen: Mon-Fri 1 pm-2:30 pm, Sat & Sun 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm Genesis: (Free clothing & household items) Tue 12 noon-2:00 pm
Areas ServedLambton County ; Sarnia
ApplicationFill out application form in person or visit our administration building at 115 John St.
Site Information
Located In CommunitySarnia
Address & Map
115 John St
Sarnia, ON N7T 2Z1
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IntersectionJohn St and Devine St
Bus RoutesRoute 2 - Devine
AccessibilityPartially Accessible - automatic doors, ramps, parking