Basic Needs and Social Supports

Basic Needs and Social Supports

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Food, clothing and shelter are basic needs necessary to survival. Social programs help people to meet these needs, especially during times of personal hardship, by providing financial and employment assistance, material goods, emergency shelter and affordable housing. Additional social supports such as public education, skills training and advocacy help people to build better lives for themselves and their families.

BGC Niagara – Youth short term residence and youth transitional housing

Community Care of West Niagara

Community Care of St. Catharines & Thorold

Feed Niagara

The Hope Centre

INCommunities – Food Resources in Niagara

Newark Neighbours

Port Cares

Project SHARE

The Salvation Army in Fort Erie

The Soup Kitchen – Niagara Falls Community Outreach

Start Me Up Niagara

Village of Hope Niagara

YWMC Niagara Region