We Are Stronger Together

House of Friendship is a Waterloo Region-based nonprofit organization that provides food, housing, addiction treatment and neighbourhood support to individuals and families. With the tremendous support of this community, we help more than 42,000 individuals each year. Please walk with us as we respond with compassion to those who need help. Let’s make Waterloo Region a place where everyone can belong and thrive!

Latest News & Events

“They’re Worth It”

“They’re Worth It”

Since 2005, the Astley Family Foundation has followed its passion – funding programs that help youth grow and flourish,...

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Sunnydale Celebrates Eid al-Fitr!

Sunnydale Celebrates Eid al-Fitr!

Neighbours surrounding Sunnydale Community Centre gathered for a lively Eid al-Fitr celebration this past Saturday. Nearly 300 community members...

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Community Garden Grows Leaders

Community Garden Grows Leaders

It’s just a community garden, but it has meant so much more for Asma, Sabrina and Hana. These young...

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Region of Waterloo’s Investment in ShelterCare Will Have a Lasting Impact

Region of Waterloo’s Investment in ShelterCare Will Have a Lasting Impact

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 28, 2022 Today, the Region of Waterloo and House of Friendship are launching a behind-the-scenes...

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“I Have to Be Strong”

“I Have to Be Strong”

When Maryam fled Iran two years ago after facing persecution for not wearing her headscarf, she didn’t know just...

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More Beds For Addiction Treatment Centre

More Beds For Addiction Treatment Centre

Today, we welcomed Michael Tibollo, Associate Minister of Mental Health and Addictions, to our Men’s Residential Addiction Treatment Centre...

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