Shepherds of the Front Line

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

Let’s Stop Shaming Ottawa’s Homeless

At Shepherds of Good Hope (SGH), “hope” is in almost everything we do. It’s in our name, reflected in our core values, in how we design our programs and services and is a big part of our brand.

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Statement on Murray Street Signs

Recent disparaging signs on residences on Murray Street have saddened our staff, volunteers, community members and individuals who come to Shepherds of Good Hope for assistance during difficult times in their lives when they are struggling with poverty, challenges related to mental health, addictions, trauma and homelessness.

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Recognition Event for Mural on The Oaks

Shepherds of Good Hope and Carlington Community Association will host a recognition event to thank community partners for their work in creating and installing the new mural on the side of The Oaks. It will take place on September 13, 2018 at 6:30pm at The Oaks, located at 1057 Merivale Road.

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Shepherds of Good Hope to march in 2018 Capital Pride parade

Shepherds of Good Hope will march in the 2018 Capital Pride parade on Aug. 26th for the first time in the organization’s history. With a mission of providing homes for all, community for all, and hope for all, Shepherds of Good Hope will be marching to show solidarity with its LGBTQ2S employees, volunteers, and clients.

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A Day at Shepherds

Have a look to see all that happens in a day at Shepherds of Good Hope. Find out why our services go #BeyondASoupKitchen

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Shepherds of Good Hope’s 2018 Annual General Meeting

On June 27th, Shepherds of Good Hope held our 2018 Annual General Meeting, an event to mark our 35th anniversary, to introduce our new brand to our stakeholders, and award members of our community who have demonstrated what it means to be a Shepherd.

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