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!

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Giving Back Runs in the Family

Giving Back Runs in the Family

“I wish everyone had food.” Binny Musselman, a Grade 5 student, has always been troubled by how many people...

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We All Have a Responsibility

We All Have a Responsibility

“I think we all have a duty, a responsibility to the community we live in.” Brandon Strnad became a...

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You are Providing A Fresh Start for Joan

You are Providing A Fresh Start for Joan

Joan* doesn’t know where she would be without House of Friendship. Every week, Joan receives food deliveries through the...

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You Were There for Oumar!

You Were There for Oumar!

Do you remember that feeling of not fitting in? Of not belonging? That’s what it was like for Oumar...

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“This Place Saved My Life”

“This Place Saved My Life”

Brent was no stranger to addiction. At 61, he had already enjoyed 26 years of sobriety as a recovering...

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Finding a Place to Belong

Finding a Place to Belong

Brenda and her family will soon experience their first winter in Canada. When they first arrived, Brenda noticed that...

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