Peace Be With You
April 21, 2015
We live in a very un-peaceful world. People have said this, with good reason for generations, yet it is as true now as it has ever been. There is a great deal of unrest globally, in our communities and sometimes in our families.
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Earthquake in Napal and Cyclone in Vanuatu
May 2, 2015
Please read the following appeal from the International Council; the people of Nepal could really use our help and prayers. If you are able to contribute, please send your cheque to ONRC:
Society of Saint Vincent de Paul - Ontario Regional Council
PO Box 20069
Chatham, ON N7L 5K6

and we will issue a single cheque to National with all of our efforts.
Appeal for Donations
Appel aux Dons
Why wait so long?
March 20, 2015
Ontario's 2014 Poverty reduction plan calls for access to dental care for low income adult and seniors by 2025. Ten years is too long to wait. Let the government know that the people we visit need access to dental care now. Click for more info

Going to Hamilton AGA?
May 22, 2015
Looking for a place to rest your head? Decide before May 27thMcMaster University offers a great place to stay on campus, but can only hold a set bank of rooms until May 27th. Please decide now if you want to stay on campus, and call 1-905-525-9140 extension 26898 to book your rooms. This is a direct line to McMaster University booking department. For more information and room prices, see notice on the bottom of page 28 of the registration form in the Winter 2015 issue of the Vincenpaul magazine.
Registration for attending the AGA is done separately, either on line or by mail, and there is no deadline for registrations, only for rooms on campus.
Touchdown in Hamilton
- SSVP AGA2015
March 3, 2015
Back in June 2011 at the 40th AGA of our great Society, the hosting of the 44th AGA was awarded to the Hamilton Particular Council. The first Conference in Hamilton was started in 1865 and 150 years later in 2015, our Council and Conferences are throwing a huge party ...(read more)
Conference of Bishops Pentecost Message to all Movements and Associations
May 20, 2015
...During the 2014 CCCB Forum for Catholic Movements and Associations, held at Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, Quebec, many of us spoke about how good it was to come together and discover our diversity...
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