Simcoe Hall Settlement House

Service: Community Resource Centre

Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 905-728-7525
Fax 905-728-3769
Located In Community Oshawa
Address & Map
387 Simcoe St S
Oshawa, ON L1H 4J2
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Intersection Simcoe St S and Fisher St
Contact Information
Primary Contact Elizabeth Fernandes, Executive Director
Alternate Contact Maria, Office Manager
Volunteer Coordinator Cheri Fisher, Volunteer Coordinator; Email:
Description & Services
Description (Service) Resource centre assisting children, families and adults affected by poverty 
Back To School Supplies - backpacks and school supplies are distributed in late August early September 
Children's After School Program - a neighborhood safe place for sports, recreation, character development, leisure and creative activities during the after school hours * nutrition breaks served each day at 3:15 pm including hot meals 5 evenings per week * homework helpers support children in grades one to eight * enrichment classes in music, art, dance, reading and drama are available September to June 
Engage 360 Youth Basketball and Character Leagues 
Fitkidz - for elementary school aged children * a wide variety of physical activities for fun and improved fitness * performance arts, sports skill development and nature based activities 
March Break Camp - day camp for children for the week of March Break 
Sun Fun Camp - day camp for four weeks in the summer, two weeks in July and two weeks in August 
Winter Children Ski Program - 6 weeks starting January * reasonable prices * have ski equipment for those that don't have and can't afford to rent 
Christmas Food and Toy Drive - Christmas hampers and toys are provided for the holidays to families and vulnerable adults in need * family sponsorship are also arranged for families with special circumstances 
Food Bank Services - a three to five day supply of nutritious food to families and adults * information on low cost meals, cooking classes, health, money saving ideas and where to go for help in the community * seasonal clothing and winter wear for children and adults is also available throughout the year 
Seniors' Lunch and Leisure Activities - seniors are invited to enjoy nutritious, low cost lunches, companionship, outings and activities of interest
Hours Office Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm * After-School Program Mon-Fri 3 pm-7 pm * Food Bank Tue, Thu, Fri 9 am-11:30 am and 1 pm-3 pm
Areas Served Oshawa
Eligibility After School Program ages 6-13
Application Bring identification for each person in the household * rent receipt or proof of mortgage payment and proof of income for household
Languages English
Fees Program - After-School Program $10 per month ; Varied, flexible and affordable * Senior's lunch $5
Other Details
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Elections Annual General Meeting in April
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Service Categories Christmas Programs ; Day Camps ; Drop In Centres for People at Risk ~ Children ; Family Support Centres/Outreach ; Food Banks ; Food Donation Programs ; General Clothing Provision ; Holiday Adoption Programs ; Holiday Donations ; Holiday Gifts/Toys ; Homework Help Programs ; Physical Activity and Fitness Education/Promotion ~ Adolescents ; Physical Activity and Fitness Education/Promotion ~ Children ; School Supplies ~ Children ; School Supplies Donation Programs ; Senior Meals ~ Older Adults ; Skiing ~ Families ; Social Clubs/Events ~ Older Adults ; Social Skills Training ; Youth Enrichment Programs

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