Salvation Army

Site: Barrie - Bayfield St

Service: Men's Emergency Shelter

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Record #: BAR0828 Last Modified: 22 May 2015 Last Full Update: 21 May 2015
Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone705-728-3737, Ext 3
After Hours Phone705-737-2963 (24 h)
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Located In CommunityBarrie
AddressBarrie Bayside Mission Centre
16 Bayfield St
Barrie, ON L4M 3A4
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IntersectionBayfield St and Dunlop St W
Contact Information
Primary ContactPaul Fredriksen, Shelter Manager
Primary ExecutiveMajor Sandra Foster, Executive Director
Description & Services
Service/Program DescriptionEmergency overnight shelter for men with a capacity of 20 * 12 transitional housing rooms available for three to six months, allowing clients to settle with an address while job searching * three daily meals * group counselling with counsellor from Mental Health and Addiction Services * access to Program room computers during the day * housing support workers assisting clients to obtain more permanent housing * Chaplain services * AA meetings on site
HoursIntake: 24 hours daily * Admittance: Mon-Sun: in at 4:30pm * Breakfast: 7 am * Program Room: 8 am-4 pm * times may change depending on weather conditions * Group counselling: Wednesday evening
DatesYear round
Areas ServedBarrie
EligibilityAges: 21 year(s) and up 
Men 21 years and older in need of overnight shelter
ApplicationMen Requiring Shelter: Drop-in * 8 am-11 pm, drop-in at Intake desk to register, no appointment necessary * After 11 pm, drop-in to Intake Desk to find out if there are any beds left, if a bed is available will be directed to call the Police from the Police phone at the Barrie Bus Terminal, 24 Maple Ave * anyone looking for shelter after 11 pm must be accompanied by a Barrie Police Officer to be admitted  
Housing support workers: by appointment only
FeesProgram - rent required for transitional rooms ; None - for overnight shelter
Other Details
AccessibilityFully Accessible