THERE’S HOPE HERE

Shelter. Stability. Support. Dignity. Community. Employment. We help people find their way to hope — in all its forms.

VOLUNTEER

Volunteers show our community’s homeless and most vulnerable citizens that people care.

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WAYS TO GIVE

We meet people where they are, because that’s where we’re needed. Please donate to support our work.

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Freiheit: 216 Murray Project Will Help Byward Market Too

The COVID-19 pandemic, the toxic drug supply, and the housing crisis have all hit our community hard. As COVID forced many closures and service restrictions, homelessness in Ottawa’s Byward Market became much more visible.

MEET SUZANNE

When Suzanne was evicted from her retirement home, she lost hope...

Until she found support at Shepherds of Good Hope. With the help of our dedicated staff and support from donors like you in our community, Suzanne moved out of our shelter and into a permanent home of her own. Read her story of success.

MEET SUZANNE

When Suzanne was evicted from her retirement home, she found herself at Shepherds of Good Hope. Thanks to the support of caring people like you, today, she has a permanent home of her own.

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GIVE MORE HOPE

We strive to understand donor wishes and match donated funds to corresponding initiatives.

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CORINNE'S STORY

When it seemed she’d lost everything, Corinne found her path to recovery.

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PROGRAMS

We are always developing pragmatic and innovative programs and services to help our clients.

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JESSE’S STORY

Jesse was born in a small Métis-Cree community in northern Saskatchewan.

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INVEST IN HOPE

Every day, Shepherds of Good Hope works to provide permanent homes to people experiencing homelessness, helps to stabilize people in crisis, and supports members of our community through innovative harm reduction programs.

But all of this is only possible with your help.

Make a difference in the lives of people experiencing homelessness in Ottawa — and in our community as a whole.