A Different and More Vibrant Path

Welcome Inn is a dynamic community centre that dares to imagine that there is a different and more vibrant path forward for ALL members of our community! Together with the community, Welcome Inn works to alleviate poverty, loneliness and marginalization—challenges that our community members face on a daily basis—by offering supportive relationships, promoting wellness and providing capacity-building opportunities.

Get to know Welcome Inn

Welcome Inn is supported by the generosity of donors. Every contribution makes a difference!


The North End

Even though the North End of Hamilton is changing and gentrification is a reality, our community still faces high rates of poverty, soaring housing costs and health-related concerns.

Help Hamilton


For us, it’s not about creating another program; it’s about empowering members of the community so that all might be well. Welcome Inn promotes wellness in eight key areas.

Find Wellness


A vibrant community is rooted in participation, and everyone is welcome to contribute. Share your time and talents with others through volunteering in a program.


We are making a difference in Hamilton

We are all involved in fostering community. Here are just a few of Our Stories.

All Our Stories matter! They are stories of belonging, and they capture the resilient spirit of the people in our community.

Read the latest story here, or check out the “Our Stories” page to see more of the amazing people who are part of Welcome Inn!

Read More Impact Stories


January 6, 2020As the new year gets underway, the children in our North End neighbourhood return to school and their regular routine.  For dozens of these children, that routine includes the Learning and Fun Afterschool Program!  Read More