If you need help or simply have questions, please reach out to an SSVP near you or contact the National Council.

Assistance from the National Council of Canada

The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul – National Council of Canada does not provide direct assistance to persons in need. If you need help or have questions regarding programs in your community:

Find a location near you using our

Search the Internet for “Society of Saint Vincent de Paul” with the name of your city/town.

Contact your community Catholic church and ask if they have a Society of Saint Vincent de Paul Conference.

The National Council of Canada provides leadership, technical assistance, management training, and resource development to support the growth and health of the Society’s councils, conferences, and Special Works (initiatives). This form of support maximizes the groups’ ability to serve their communities effectively, using their own resources. Local councils and conferences also use the assistance to develop and promote innovative strategies that identify and address social justice issues and assist persons in need in the best way possible.

The National Council of Canada

2463 Innes Road
Ottawa, ON K1B 3K3

Tel: 613-837-4363
Toll-free: 1-866-997-7787 (1-866-997-SSVP)

Charitable Registration Number:
132410671 RR0001

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