Intake / Drop in Centre
This is the first point of contact for patrons and community members at the Centre of Hope and encompasses all programs.
Programs offered include Outreach Services, Mental Health and Addictions Counselling, Street Connect Clinic, AHS services, and partner community services agencies.
Intake can provide a breakfast of oatmeal and noodles, prepackaged snacks with coffee, tea, and bottled water. Individuals are provided with clothing options for both men and women in all sized, and footwear, as well as personal hygiene items. Intake can provide a physical address and phone number which allows patrons a place to be contacted and to receive mail and assisting with their taxes.
The staff operating the Intake Program build the strongest rapport with patrons. They are the main, front line constant contact, and access point to all services.