Ancaster Community Services

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Record #: KGN1749 Last Full Update: 13 Feb 2013
Contact Information
Office Phone905-648-6675
After Hours PhoneAnswering machine
Primary ContactCarol Zinszer, BookKeeper; Email:
Volunteer CoordinatorAlethea Ouzas, Community Outreach Worker; Email:
Primary ExecutiveKaren Thomson, Executive Director; Email:
Address300 Wilson St E
Ancaster, ON L9G 2B9
Google Map
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Description & Services
DescriptionCommunity outreach worker available to provide confidential counselling and further information supporting community services and programs. Services include * Outreach and Counselling * Information and Referrals * Food/Pantry/Vouchers * Christmas Assistance * Assisted Volunteer Driver Program * Let's Do Lunch, a monthly congregate dining event * Domestic Violence/Abuse Support * Tourism and Travel Information * Youth Employment Services (YES) * Babysitting courses (summer only) * Volunteering Opportunities * Home Support (needs assessment required) * Meals on Wheels Congregate Dining 
Locations: Jerseyville United Church, 17 Field Rd * St. Andrews Church, 31 Sulphur Springs Rd * Meadowlands Fellowship Christian Reformed Church, 211 Stonehenge Dr
HoursMon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas ServedAncaster - and surrounding areas
BoundariesIn the City of Hamilton, the Town of Ancaster
EligibilityNo restrictions
ApplicationFor Food Pantry / Vouchers, valid proof of income and address is required. Calling ahead for an appointment is highly recommended.
Languages of ServiceEnglish
Other Details
Legal Status(50) Non Profit
FundingFees - Some programs have either a nominal fee or fee for service attached
Print MaterialVarious pamphlets, booklets, maps and government applications are available at office.
Date Updated13 Feb 2013
SubjectsBabysitting ; Community information centres ; Employment ; Free services ; Information and referral ; Instructional programs ; Meals on wheels ; Nonprofit organizations ; Seniors ; Special libraries ; Tourist information ; Transportation services ; Volunteer opportunities ; Youth
Broader TermsAdults ; Age groups ; Child care ; Education ; Educational programs ; Home support ; Libraries ; Organizations ; Reduced cost services ; Tourism ; Transportation ; Volunteering