Welcoming Arms

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Description & Services
Description Centre led by volunteers from the Welcoming Arms' sponsoring churches * support for the needy of Aurora by offering a place of friendship, hope, a caring listening ear, where all are treated with dignity * supportive programs directed at our visitors individual needs including: poverty reduction, referrals to other local agencies and services, community meal programs and a community garden program * reference for all communities agencies * newcomer assistance
Dates January-December
Hours Monday, Thursday 9 am-12 noon * Wednesday 6:30 pm-8:30 pm
Accessibility Partially Accessible
Languages English
Fees None
Eligibility Must bring valid proof of Aurora residency to receive assistance
Location, Telephone & Internet
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/welcomingarms/
Google+ Google+: www.welcomingarms.ca
Location Aurora
Areas Served Aurora
Address & Map
44 Metcalfe St
Aurora, ON L4G 1E6
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Address Notes Behind Trinity Anglican Church
Office Phone 905-726-1483
E-Mail welcomingarms@live.ca
Website www.welcomingarms.ca
Contact Information
Primary Contact Julie Cruickshank, Executive Director; Email: welcomingarms@live.ca
Search Category
Settlement Headings Food Access
Subjects Donations ; Food action projects ; Food banks ; Friendship services ; Homeless people ; Immigrants ; Information and referral ; Settlement services
Other Details
Established 2006
Funding City / Town ; Regional / Municipal ; Fundraising ; Donations ; Donations of their sponsoring churches, church organizations, business, and individual donations, funded in part by the Regional Municipality of York, and fundraisers from the Town of Aurora.


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