Lakeshore Community Outreach Centre Inc

Compass (The)

Record #: CMH0198
Last Modified: 14 May 2019
Last Full Update: 14 May 2019

Record Details

Description & Services

Description Community drop-in centre *food-bank *provides counselling *English as a Second Language (ESL) classes *employment counselling *lunches on Tuesday *Men's group *coffee mornings on Thursday *Women's group *summer BBQ's *Healthy Living Program, *information and referral services *Good Food Box *volunteer opportunities, computer use and coaching
Hours Food Bank Market Hours 
Mon 3:00pm - 8:00pm 
Wed & Fri 12noon - 5:00pm 
Other Programs (all programs are free of charge except where indicated and can be accessed by anyone even if the client is out of our boundaries) 
Mon - ESL 9:30am - 11:30am 
Haircuts 1:00pm - 3:00pm bi weekly (registration required) 
Tue - Lunch 11:30am - 1:00pm 
Nursing care 11:30am - 1:00pm (registration required) 
Men's Group (discussion and meal) 6:30pm - 8:30pm 
Wed - Employment Coordinator from Family Services of Peel 10:30am -2:00pm (alternate months) 
Computer Classes as requested (registration required) 
Women's group 6:30pm - 8:30pm (meal and activity) 
Summer BBQ 5:30pm-6:30pm 
Thu - Coffee Time 9:30am - 11:30am 
Haircuts 9:30am - 11:30am bi weekly (registration required) 
S.H.I.P. (Supportive Housing in Peel) bi weekly 9:00am - 11:30am 
Fri - PAARC (Peel Addiction Assesment Referral Center) 10:00am - 4:00pm 
Good Food Box pick up 4:00pm - 7:00pm (additional charge) Bi-weekly 
Sat - Bible Study 10:00am - 12:30pm 
Films & Fellowship 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Dates All year
Areas Served Mississauga - S of the the QEW between Winston Churchill Blvd and Cawthra Rd ; Mississauga - postal codes L5J, L5G, L5H, L5E
Boundaries Mississauga - S of the the QEW between Winston Churchill Blvd and the Etobicoke border
Eligibility Youth, adults, seniors
Application Drop in for referrals and counselling
Fees None
Languages English ; Call for languages

Contact Information

Address & Map
310 Lakeshore Rd W
Mississauga, ON L5H 1G8
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Intersection Lakeshore Rd W; about 2 blocks W of Mississauga Rd at the corner of Benson Ave.
Transit Information Mississauga Transit: any Lakeshore Rd bus
Accessibility Partially Accessible - Persons in a wheelchair would require minimal assistance
Office Phone 905-274-9309
Primary Contact Trish Trapani, Market Manager, The Compass; Email:
Alternate Contact Sheryl Darlington, Volunteer Manager, The Compass; Email:
Primary Executive David Mckeown, Chair of the Board, The Compass; Email:
Alternate Executive Chris Corlett, Treasurer, The Compass; Email:

Other Details

Print Material Information pamphlet and folders
Established 2002
Elections AGM April
Funding Fundraising ; Donations ; Local churches
Service Level (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity

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