Southern Frontenac Community Services, located at 4295 Stagecoach Road, Sydenham, offer services to seniors, physically disabled adults and low income households. Most of the services include the areas of rural Kingston and South Frontenac Township (Districts of Storrington, Loughborough and Portland). The Mission of South Frontenac Community Services Corporation in cooperation with their partners, is to facilitate and provide health support services, social and cultural support programs. For further information about the services offered phone 613-376-6477 or 1-855-279-2052 or see their website.

Social Services  - for information about social services in Ontario see the Ministry website

The City of Kingston is the service manager for the city and the County of Frontenac for the administration of various community programs. Together with partners, residents, agencies and boards they work with residents that need temporary help with the cost of food, shelter, childcare and related essential needs. Offices are located at 362 Montreal St, Kingston. For further information, phone 613-546-2695.

Do you need to apply for temporary financial assistance? Find out how to access Ontario Works

Maltby Centre  - Mental Health & Autism Services for Children & Youth

Maltby Centre (formerly Pathways) is a mental health  and autism support agency in Frontenac,Lennox and Addington Counties, dedicated to strengthening and supporting the emotional well-being of children and families. Offering a range of services including counselling, education, advocacy and other interventions in an environment of dignity and respect, Maltby Centre  is the Regional Autism lead agency and, in partnership with other agencies, offer a range of services for children and youth who have an Autism Spectrum Disorder. For more information phone 613-546-1422 Ext 1, or visit their website.

Loughborough Christmas & Emergency Relief Committee

For the past 27 years, the Loughborough Christmas and Emergency Relief Committee has been providing Christmas food baskets and toys to those in our community who do not have the means to do so on their own. They also provide support to individuals and families who find themselves in difficult situations throughout the year such as those who are at risk of losing heat or electricity for their homes, loss of home due to fire or other catastrophic events. They can be reached by leaving a message at 613-572-6004 or through their website.

New Leaf Link

New Leaf Link is based in South Frontenac to serve adults with developmental and physical disabilities. New Leaf Link's day program emphasizes the Arts (e.g. drama, music and information technology), Healthy Living (e.g. nutritious food preparation, movement and social connection) and Community Participation. The program is located at 3876 Harrowsmith Road. Hours of operation are 9:30 am to 2:30 pm Tuesday through Thursday year-round. Cost to participants is $42 per day. New volunteers are welcome! Please visit for more information. To arrange a visit, to become a participant, or to find out more about volunteering, please email

Style Revival - Clothing Depot

Free clothing - located at Verona Free Methodist Church, open on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. For more information contact Keilo at 613-374-5289.

Community Caring  - Clothing Depot

Located at 5597 Road 38 in Hartington. Charitable clothing - $5.00 per large bag. Open Monday - 9:00 am to noon, Tuesday - 9:00 am to 4:00 pm and Friday - 9:00 am to noon. For more information call Cheryl Kellar at 613-374-3217 or Cheryl Preston at 613-539-5890.

EarlyON Centre

EarlyON Child and Family Centres offer free, drop-in programs for children up to six years old and their parents/caregivers. EarlyON Centres are places to engage and connect with others in the community and feel a sense of belonging.  For more information please call 613-279-3151.

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