For the most accurate and up to date information on COVID-19, refer to health officials:

Wellington Dufferin Guelph Public Health

Public Health Agency of Canada

Public Health Ontario

Tele-Health Ontario (1-866-797-0000)


If you are homeless:

  • The Drop In Centre will be open 24 hours a day where meals will be provided at 11 am, 2 pm and 7 pm. Food will continue to be made available throughout the overnight hours. These
    hours will continue until April 15, 2020
  • Stepping Stone Men’s Shelter will be open 24 hours a day, as soon as scheduling allows.


  • The Wyndham House Youth Shelter located at 18 Norwich St. E. is now open 24 hours a day and all meals will be provided. For more information call 519-837-3892.

Women & Children:


If you are food insecure:

  • Support and grocery items will be available. To book an appointment, please call HOPE House at (519) 265-4299 or email or private message us on Facebook.


In times of community crisis, it’s completely normal to need mental health support. Call:

Here 24/7 – 1-877-688-5501

Torchlight Distress Line – 1-888-821-3760


For more community resources and support services, visit:

Chalmers Community Services Centre

Centre Wellington Food Bank

East Wellington Community Services Food Bank

The Seed Guelph

Victorian Order of Nurses (VON)

Guelph Wellington Seniors Association

Guelph Coronavirus Community Responsea comprehensive list of resources and ways to support


Get help: If you are experiencing a crisis, call:

211 (Dial 2-1-1)
Community, social, government and health services

911 (9-1-1)
Police, fire and ambulance


For updates on COVID-19, visit:

Government of Ontario Updates

Government of Canada Updates