Contact Information
Office Phone 519-344-1746
After Hours Phone Homelessness contact for The Lodge: 519-344-1679
Fax 519-344-1346
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Myles Vanni, Executive Director; Email:
Alternate Contact Adelle Richards, Operations Manager; Email:
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) A 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.
Hours Food bank: Mon-Fri 9:30 am-11:15 am * Soup Kitchen Mon-Fri 1 pm - 2:30 pm, Sat and Sun 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm * Genesis (Free clothing & household items) Tue 12 noon - 2 pm
Areas Served Lambton County
Eligibility For food bank bring with you: food bank card if you have one * photo ID for yourself * proof of income * proof of paid expenses like a rent receipt
Application Fill out application form in person or visit our administration building at 115 John St.
Languages English
Fees None
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Mission Statement - To provide services with dignity to those who are in need of food and shelter.
Established 1981
Funding Donations
Agency Services
Site Information
Located In Community Sarnia
Address & Map
115 John St
Sarnia, ON N7T 2Z1
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Intersection John St and Devine St
Bus Routes Route 2 - Devine
Accessibility Fully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall