Emergency Shelter and Support Services

Hope Mission Edmonton

Offers a range of shelter services to vulnerable community members in Edmonton.

Service offers:

  • emergency shelter services including over 675 year-round emergency shelter spaces at 3 locations in Edmonton
  • emergency shelter overflow - activation of additional spaces to accommodate more community members in need of shelter during periods of extreme weather (such as extreme cold or significant weather events)
  • warming space during the day during extreme cold weather

Hope Mission operates the following emergency shelters on a 24 / 7 basis:

  • Hope Mission Centre (275 spaces) - multiple shelters operates in this facility including gender specific shelters for those who identify as men or women, gender neutral shelter that is non-gender specific, and spaces for couples and family members
  • Herb Jamieson Centre (400 spaces) - Men's Emergency Shelter
  • Karis Centre (soft opening; 37 spaces) - Women's Emergency Shelter; limited support services available during soft opening
  • Emergency Shelter Overflow (Hope Mission Centre; available during select times)

Shelter services offered at Hope Mission Main and Herb Jamieson facilities include:

  • services for heavily intoxicated community members to stay and stabilize while under the influence of alcohol or drugs
  • services for community members with mobility concerns (accessible for those using a wheelchair, cane, or walker) and / or health issues within facility's level of care
  • regular emergency shelter spaces
  • medical care
  • housing support
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 16 years and older
  • who are experiencing homelessness
Hope Mission Centre targeted to:
  • all genders
  • and couples
Herb Jamieson Centre targeted to:
  • individuals who identify as male
Karis Centre targeted to:
  • individuals who identify as female
Eligibility may vary for Emergency Shelter Overflow depending on the facility. 
Application Process
Service Access: Walk-in / Drop In Service, To access service:
  • call for more information

Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Web Site
Fee: No

Fee Reduction: No

Membership Fee: No

Wheelchair access: No -
Other disabled access: No -
Agency Information
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Last Verified On
June 5, 2023
10014 105A Avenue NW
Edmonton, AB, T5H 0M6
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