There is a Heat Alert in effect for the Peterborough Area as of July 21st. Visit our Emergency Shelter page for information on where to go while its hot!
Potential Postage Disruption
Social Services has a plan to continue serving clients effectively if there is a disruption in mail delivery. Visit our What's New page for more information on this plan.
Helping with money for housing, food & some personal needs.
Support for child care, wage subsidy & special needs funding.
Assistance with job searching & skills building.
Providing emergency shelter and financial supports.
Food & Shelter
"Everyone has the right to a standard of living adequate for the health and well-being of
himself and his family, including food, clothing, housing and medical care and necessary
social services. "
Universal Declaration of Human Rights, Article 25, December 10, 1948
You are not alone!
"Over 300,000 people in Ontario have had to rely on local food banks for nutrition. In Peterborough, over 9,000 other people, just like you don't have enough to eat."