Salvation Army Barrie Bayside Mission

Site: Barrie - Bayfield St

Service: Men's Emergency Shelter

Description (Service) March 15, 2020 - Due to COVID-19 precautions: * no change for men staying at shelter 
Emergency overnight shelter for men with a capacity of 28 and 10 transitional housing rooms (length of stay is based on individual housing case plan developed with Case Worker) allowing clients to settle with an address while job searching * three daily meals * weekly individual case management with case workers * System navigation and community referrals * access to Program room computers during the day * housing support workers available to assist clients to obtain more permanent housing * Chaplain services * AA meetings on site
Service Details
Public Comments March 15, 2020 - Due to COVID-19 precautions: * no change for men staying at shelter
Hours Intake: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Housing Support Workers Drop-in: Mon, Tues, and Thurs 8:30 am to 4:30 pm and Wed 11:30am to 7:30 pm, other times by appointment
* times may vary depending on weather conditions
Areas Served Barrie
Eligibility Ages: 21 year(s) and up 
Men 21 years and older in need of overnight shelter
Application For Shelter:

8 am-11 pm: Drop-in at Intake desk to register, no appointment necessary
After 11 pm: Drop-in to Intake Desk to find out if there are any beds left, if a bed is available and person has proper ID they may be admitted. If no ID Barrie Police may be required to confirm identity in order to be admitted

To see a Housing support worker: Drop-in during times listed or by appointment for residents only
Languages English
Fees Program - fee required for transitional rooms ; None - for overnight shelter
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
Barrie Bayside Mission Centre
16 Bayfield St
Barrie, ON L4M 3A4
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Intersection Bayfield St and Dunlop St W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-728-3737, ext 229 or ext 230
After Hours Phone Intake for Shelter 24 hours a day / 7 days a week: 705-737-2963 or 705-728-3737
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Primary Contact Frontline Workers; Phone: 705-737-2963
Alternate Contact Amy Short, Volunteer Coordinator, Barrie Bayside Mission Centre; Phone: 705-728-3737 ext 259; Email:
Primary Executive Captain Stephanie Watkinson, Executive Director; Email:
Alternate Executive Tracy Calliste, Director of Programs; Phone: 705-728-3737 ext 222; Email:

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