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“The Church is the hospital for suffering humanity” — St. John Chrysostom

Summer Hours!!!

Tuesday August 4 to Saturday August 29

Breakfast 5am - 9am (eat in or takeout) 9am - 11am Takeout

COVID-19 Community Updates

 • St. John The Compassionate Mission and Good Neighbours Scarborough – along with other TDIN members and City of Toronto social services – will continue to provide essential services to the city’s most vulnerable, while following the provincial health guidelines for COVID-19 management as it applies to drop-ins.

 • We are on Summer Hours of service at 155 Broadview Ave., with reduced hours in Scarborough.

 • We are in urgent need of PPE face masks, hand sanitizer, and XL disposible gloves. Also, fresh fruit, snack bars & drinking boxes. Thank you

“Bad times! Troublesome times! This men are saying. Let our lives be good; and the times are good. We make our times; such as we are, such are the times.” — St. Augustine, Sermon 30


Joanna started to come to the Mission back in 1986 on Blake Street when Misty her daughter was just in grade school. Misty was part of our Saturday bible group, later she married and moved to Scarborough where she lives with her husband and children. Now her youngest daughter Asha has joined our team for the summer at Good neighbours.

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