Brought to you by the Simcoe County Nutrition Network and the former Food Partners Alliance of Simcoe County in partnership with Community Connection

Busby Centre

Site: Barrie - 88 Mulcaster St

Service: Emergency Respite Shelter

Record #: BAR1646
Last Modified: 18 Feb 2024
Last Full Update: 12 Oct 2023


Description (Service)
Emergency Shelter/Respite overnight shelter at 88 Mulcaster St
  • spots limited to provide adequate physical distancing to meet COVID-19 Public Health Protocols
  • an overnight warming centre will open at this location
  • this is a lower barrier program
  • harm reduction supplies available for pick up to the general public during this time

Service Details

Hours Mon-Sun 7 pm-7:30 am
Areas Served Simcoe County
  • Age Requirements: 18 year(s) and up
  • Individuals who are experiencing homelessness
  • Needs will be assessed upon intake
  • Families, call 705-828-3795
  • Call Emergency Shelter Intake: 705-828-3795
  • Visit the Drop-in program at 88 Mulcaster Street between 9 am-6 pm Mon-Sun, meet the Outreach Team in Community (1:30 pm & 5:30pm at Rexall Pharmacy, 68 Maple Ave or 5:30 pm daily) or attend 88 Mulcaster St at 5-6 pm daily for a warm meal
Languages English
Fees None

Addresses and Location

Site Location Entrance on McDonald St
Located In Community Barrie
Address 88 Mulcaster St
Lower Level
Barrie, ON
Canada L4M 3M5
Intersection Mulcaster St and McDonald St
Mailing Address PO Box 1055 
Barrie, ON 
Canada L4M 5E1
Physical Access Not Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-739-6916, Outreach Van: 705-790-5654
Crisis Phone 705-828-3795, Emergency Shelter Intake
Fax 705-739-9543

Agency Overview

Partnership of Simcoe County Nutrition Network, Food Partners Alliance of Simcoe County and Community Connection. The support of the Government of Ontario is acknowledged