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

House of Friendship’s Innovative ShelterCare Facility Set to Open

House of Friendship’s Innovative ShelterCare Facility Set to Open

MEDIA RELEASE House of Friendship is set to open its innovative new ShelterCare facility in Waterloo later this month,...

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Thank You for Supporting Backpacks for Kids!

Thank You for Supporting Backpacks for Kids!

We asked for your help – and you delivered!  This summer, we asked for support to send children back...

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Supportive Housing & Community Hub on Charles!

Supportive Housing & Community Hub on Charles!

We are so excited to share with you our vision to build a Supportive Housing and Community Hub on...

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ShelterCare’s Home is Coming Soon!

ShelterCare’s Home is Coming Soon!

We know you, as our closest supporters, are eagerly anticipating the opening of our new ShelterCare location in Waterloo...

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Unleashing Creativity in Youth

Unleashing Creativity in Youth

This summer, youth at Courtland Shelley Community Centre were able to come together over their love of music –...

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Embracing the Season of Giving

Embracing the Season of Giving

With the holiday season well underway, so is the Christmas Food Program. Hundreds of volunteers participated in the delivery...

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