Shelter House provides basic needs, dignity and comfort to people living in poverty and stimulates action to address the root causes of homelessness.
About Our Charity
Shelter House is proud to call Rotary Shelter House, located at 420 George St., it's new home. The shelter was built with the tremendous support of our caring community and opened its doors on September 25, 2006.
Shelter House Thunder Bay acts as a lifeline for hundreds of men, women, youth and their families who are struggling to have their basic needs met. Open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, this emergency shelter responds to the needs of those living in poverty by providing shelter, food, clothing and access to resources to support their transition toward successful independent living.
In a year, Shelter House helps over 2,000 people find affordable housing, provides over 13,000 nights of safe shelter and feeds the hungry 190,000 times. To do this, Shelter House relies on the generous support from its community members and partner organizations.