Westside Community Centre

Westside Community Centre

Our Community Center is available to all those that find themselves in a place of need. Whether that need being food, clothing, encouragement, spiritual care or a place to visit with others in your community. Those involved at the center are more than willing to help out with your needs.

Monday to Saturday phone calls accepted between 9:00am and 5:00pm at 306.361.2764.

HOURS OF OPERATION

TUESDAYS:

Food Bank Hampers are brought to the center every Tuesday. They must be ordered by 3pm on the day before in order to be received by Tuesday morning. Food Bank hampers must be picked up between 9:30 and 12:00 noon on Tuesday. They cannot be delivered to homes. Please have your health card ready when ordering.

Emergency hampers and Food Bank hampers can only be given out every second week. At this time the 2016 food hamper dates are: June 14 and 28, July 12 and 26, August 9 and 23, Sept. 6 and 20, Oct. 4 and 18, Nov. 1, 15, 29 and Dec. 13 and 27.

CRISS-CROSS APPLESAUCE is on Tuesdays and Thursday morning from 9:30am to 11:30am for parents and preschool children. Join us for rhymes, literacy games, crafts, stories and FUN! To register, contact READ Saskatoon at 306.652.5448. This is a short term program and runs from April 26th to June 9, 2016. New dates will be listed when available.

12 STEP RECOVERY PROGRAM runs on Tuesdays from 7:00pm to 9:00pm. This program will break for July and August. It will pick up again on MONDAY, Sept. 12. All adults are welcome to join. No day care available!

CLOTHING DEPOT: Open on Tuesdays from 9:30am to 12:00 noon. All clothing is free. We ask that you take what you need and need what you take. 

THURSDAYS:

KNITTING AND CROCHETING: Every first and third Thursday of the month a group meets for knitting and crocheting articles for wherever they're needed. If you don't know how to knit or crochet no need to worry they are willing to help you learn. Yarn and needles are readily available, too. Coffee Pot is always on. 

This program is postponed from June until August but will resume, again, in the fall. Starting date will be posted when available.

CRISS-CROSS APPLESAUCE see Tuesdays for info.

FRIDAYS:

COFFEE AND CHAT drop in:

A group gets together every week for a time out for visiting and a cuppa. Feel free to join them any Friday from 10:00am to 11:30pm. Toddlers/children are welcome to join their mom and dad.

SATURDAYS:

CLOTHING DEPOT: Open on Saturdays from 9:30am to 2:00pm. All clothing is free. We ask that you take what you need and need what you take. 

SOUP AND SANDWICH: available at the clothing depot on Saturdays for those in need of a bite.

55 Alive Safe Driving Course: for seniors aged 55 and older. These events take place during the year at designated times. Call the number above for more information and scheduled dates.

If you are from our community and wish to volunteer in the center please call the number listed above.