Community Housing Access Centre (CHAC)
Provides information and applications for social housing assistance throughout Waterloo Region.
Community Living Cambridge
Serves individuals in the Cambridge community with a developmental disability.
Food Bank of Waterloo Region
Distributes emergency food throughout Waterloo Region.
John Howard Society of Waterloo-Wellington
The primary focus is the prevention of crime through service, community education, advocacy and reform. It relies on a community approach to realize its goal: working with adult and youth offenders, families of offenders, community groups and government agencies.
Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee
The Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee (“OPGT”) delivers a unique and diverse range of services that safeguard the legal, personal and financial interests of certain private individuals and estates.
Provides financial assistance to individuals and families with low income.
Victim Services of Waterloo Region
Provides support and referral options to victims of crime and/or traumatic circumstances, also offers a 24 hour crisis support line.
Family and Children’s Services (FACS)
Offers assistance and information on child welfare, family support and fostering programs.
Kitchener Office 519-576-0540
Cambridge Office 519-623-6970Ho
House of Friendship Men's Hostel
24 hour shelter for me 16 years and older.
Sexual Assault Support Centre of Waterloo Region
24 hour confidential crisis line for women, men and trans people who have experienced sexual violence as a child or adult. Other services include counselling, support groups, advocacy, information and referrals.
Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence Treatment Centre
St Mary’s General Hospital provides treatment for victims of sexual assault and/or domestic violence.
Women’s Crisis Services of Waterloo Region
24 hour confidential crisis lines, 24 hour shelters for abused women, with or without women.
Anselma House (Kitchener) 519-742-5894
Haven House (Cambridge) 519-653-2422
Provides support and referrals for pregnant women.
KW Pregnancy Resource Centre
Offers free pregnancy tests, support and referrals for pregnant women, prenatal and parenting classes.
Planned Parenthood Waterloo Region
Provides information about sexuality, birth control, and pregnancy.