With your help, we can make a little bit of caring go a long way.

Raise the Rent

Raise the Rent is in it's 12th year!

We need help 'Raising the Rent' for the 18,793 overnight stays at the Shelter House every year....

Shelter House Thunder Bay

Shelter House provides basic needs, dignity and comfort to people living in poverty and stimulates action to address the root causes of homelessness. We envision a just and equal society, where people can live with dignity.

Our organization and facility practice non-partisan views and are tolerant of individuals who are often discarded by society. Our clients are people who are in need of a helping hand. We believe everyone has tremendous potential. Only in working together can we create a positive change in the lives of those who we serve.

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Kwae Kii Win Program

Provides supportive living for 15 people who have experienced long term homelessness and addiction to alcohol.

Learn about our treatment programs

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(807) 623-8182

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NEWS RELEASES / UPDATES

2015 Chamber Award Winner
SHELTER HOUSE RECEIVES NOT FOR PROFIT EXCELLENCE AWARD Thunder Bay, ON, April 16, 2015 – Shelter ...


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SOS Program Hits the Road
The Shelter House SOS team hits the road for another season!...


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The Story of Robert
A life of survival and creativity I had seen the beautiful painting in the Board Room of Shelter House ...


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We help provide dignity and comfort to people living in poverty.

Listen to what some who have been impacted by or have experienced our services have to say about us:

Serge's Story
"Serge Oullette is 58 years old. A wiry man with inquisitive eyes, he is a regular volunteer at Shelter ..." Read Serge's Story