Connecting People and Building Resilient
Community: It's a Two Way Street
Since 1966, the poverty of loneliness and exclusion has been overcome with friendship and compassion at Welcome Inn Community Centre, where people from all walks of life work together to alleviate poverty in the North End and across Hamilton. Each person at Welcome Inn is accepted and welcomed as we are. We respect one another in our diversity and believe we all have something of value to give and to receive. Together, we build healthy and resilient community. We offer opportunities for spiritual growth with respect for each person’s spiritual journey and different faith traditions.
Come visit us down at Bayfront Park on Saturday July 1, as we join with the City of Hamilton in celebrating Canada Day! We'll be collecting non-perishable food as well as cash donations to support our food access programs right here in the North End. Last year, 3,597...read more
School is done! Summer is here! Canada Day is around the corner, and we are down for having a party here at Welcome Inn. Join us Thursday June 29, 5-7pm for lots of food, face painting, games, fun and the infamous ICE CREAM SUNDAE BAR! Rain or shine we'll be...read more
Some sad news to share. Our oldest community member, Annie, peacefully passed away on June 23rd. She was 99. Thank you to all who visited her in her last days. Welcome Inn has been asked to host a celebration of her life which will be on Wednesday July 12 at 3pm. We...read more
We have some sad news to share. Our dear friend, Marg Savoie has passed away. Marg passed peacefully at Juravinski hospital on Tuesday morning. We are grateful to have known her feisty spirit and draw comfort in the many memories we have from the 40+ years she was...read more
Do you love working with people? Do you care about social justice? Are you interested in reciprocal community engagement? Well, this is your opportunity to join our quirky Welcome Inn team! We are looking for some students to work with us over the summertime as part...read more