Ancaster Community Services

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Record #: KGN1749 Last Full Update: 13 Feb 2013
Contact Information
Address300 Wilson St E
Ancaster, ON L9G 2B9
Google Map
AccessibilityFully Accessible
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:
Description & Services
HoursMon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
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
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
Areas ServedAncaster - and surrounding areas
BoundariesIn the City of Hamilton, the Town of Ancaster
Other Details
Date Updated13 Feb 2013
Print MaterialVarious pamphlets, booklets, maps and government applications are available at office.
FundingFees - Some programs have either a nominal fee or fee for service attached
Legal Status(50) Non Profit
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