Mission

It is our mission to offer a safe, Christian environment in which people who are homeless and disadvantaged can share in building community to meet their spiritual, emotional, social, vocational, and physical needs

Vision

We provide services on a weekly basis that ensures continuity of care and offers the ability to respond to the ever increasing and challenging needs of the homeless community.

Volunteer Opportunities

Our weekly Stop-In takes place at our Bank Street office. Wednesdays and Thursdays, 10am to 12pm OIM Office 384 Bank St., Suite 300 Trained volunteers invite street-friends into the office for coffe, tea and treats. This is a time to connect, share conversation and address any additional needs, such as the need for a sleeping bag, pair of boots, or backpack.

Volunteer Requirements

The following requirements are set out by OIM for all volunteer stop-in workers:
  • Attend the Urban Intervention Training (UIT)
  • Complete a OIM Volunteer Application(will receive upon completion of UIT), including a police check form
  • Upon completion of the above requirements, a final interview will determine suitability for volunteering
Interested in learning more about volunteering?  Please contact Jelica through email at jelica_oim@rogers.com  or give our office  a call at 613-237-6031