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Dr. Dignity – HOPE House Advice

Dear Dr. Dignity,   I would like to access the emergency food resources at HOPE House, but I don’t even know where to start. Do I need to make an appointment? Do I need to bring any documents? I have a job, but it’s only part-time, do I still qualify? Help please!   Sincerely, Parker […]

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Stacy: April Volunteer of the Month

Stacy is the hands and feet of volunteer management at HOPE House. As a volunteer she has stepped up in a tremendous way to help our Immediate Relief Manager, who is immuno-compromised and can’t physically be at HOPE House during the COVID-19 outbreak. Stacy is learning and has learned the subtleties and nuances of how to […]

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Dr. Dignity – HOPE House Advice

Dear Dr. Dignity,   What’s up with your name?   Regards, Toni Dear Toni, Here at HOPE House, Dignity is one of our 3 core values, along with Compassion and Encouragement. We acknowledge the inherent Dignity and worth of every human being. But what does that mean?    When we say Dignity is inherent, we […]

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Why Partnerships Matter

“Crisis are terrible, nobody wishes this on anybody, but…humans have this amazing ability to rise up and care for one another in crisis and we have seen that in huge, huge spades” ~ Jaya James   Jaya James, our Executive Director, sat down with Rogers TV, Channel 20 and shared an update on how the […]

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Guelph Humane Society: Giver of HOPE

The Guelph Humane Society is dedicated to protecting and caring for the many animals with whom we share our community and our lives, and to fostering the important bonds with animals that enrich us as individuals, families and communities. And we at the HOPE House couldn’t agree more. Our relationships with our beloved pets are […]

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Dr. Dignity – HOPE House Advice

Dear Dr. Dignity,   I’m doing my spring cleaning and I have a box of used clothing that my family has outgrown. I’m really struggling with figuring out what clothes are “good enough” for donation. I really hate waste and I don’t want to throw out anything that might be able to be reused. Please […]

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HOPE House Angels: February Volunteers of the Month

Formerly under the auspices of Community Living, the now newly named HOPE House Angels have loved heading up the Wednesday Community Breakfast for almost 3 years, teaching local Guelph company’s, politicians, university & high school groups, and service clubs how to cook, serve and clean-up eggs, pancakes, sausage, toast and beverages. With steadfastness and lots […]

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