Shepherds of the Front Line

An inside perspective on what it takes to foster hope and reduce harm in Ottawa.

Statement on Motion to Declare an Emergency on Housing in Ottawa

Shepherds of Good Hope Supports Housing Emergency Motion. In 2018, there were almost 8,000 unique individuals using an emergency shelter, a 6.5% increase from the previous year, and an all-time high. The same year, there were over 12,000 individuals on the social housing waiting list, a 14.8% increase and another all-time high.

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World Homeless Day

Deirdre Freiheit, President and CEO reaches out to the community to talk about the need to end the stigma around homelessness this World Homeless Day, October 10th.

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2019 AGM – Compassionate Community Connections

This year’s Annual General Meeting focused on Compassionate Community Connections. We brought together staff, volunteers, donors, and community partners to discuss this past year’s successes and our organization’s direction for the future.

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