One Roof Drop-In Centre Extended Hours

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Peterborough, ON – One Roof Community Centre will be open for extended hours of service from 8:30 a.m. to noon and 3 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. with the to-go meal provided between 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. on Sunday, January 23 and from 8:30 a.m. to noon on Monday, January 24, 2022, due to temperatures anticipated to drop below -15C for the Peterborough area.

The Centre is closed to drop-in service from noon to 3 p.m. for the meal preparation and pickup period to protect the health and safety of the public, volunteers, and staff during the COVID-19 pandemic.

One Roof Community Centre, which provides services on behalf of the City and County of Peterborough, is located at 99 Brock St. For a full description of meals and other services that One Roof provides, please visit its website at www.oneroofptbo.ca.

For information about how to protect yourself from extreme cold, visit the Government of Canada website.

Emergency shelters are open and available to people experiencing homelessness who require emergency overnight shelter:

  • YES Shelter for Youth and Families, 705-748-3851, 196 Brock St.
  • Brock Mission men’s shelter, 705-748-4766, 120 Murray St.
  • Cameron House women’s shelter, 705-748-4766, 739 Chemong Rd.
  • Overflow Shelter at 210 Wolfe St., overnight phone 705-761-1875

Emergency After Hours Services related to emergency shelter are available through Social Services by calling 705-926-0096. Please visit the Social Services website for information regarding the After Hours program.

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For further information, members of the media are invited to contact the undersigned:

Chris Kawalec

Community Development Program Manager

City of Peterborough

705-748-8830 ext. 3834