To become better, do a little good.

The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul is a lay Catholic organization which serves those in need regardless of creed, ethnic or social background, health, gender, or political opinions.

Our Vision
Embracing the world in a network of charity, serving Christ in the suffering, poor or marginalized, bringing them love and respect, aid and development, hope and joy, in a more just society.
Our Mission
To live the Gospel message by serving Christ in the poor with love, respect, justice and joy.
Our Values
To see Christ in anyone who suffers, to come together as a family, have personal contact with the poor, and help in all possible ways.

Recent news

COVID-19 Update

Jul 11, 2020


Our store is now open and we have new policies in place. 

The Durham Region Medical Officer of Health has mandated that all citizens wear a mask or face covering while inside commercial establishments. We will be selling masks for $1.00 if you do not have one. You will also be required to sanitize your hands upon entering, maintain 6 feet physical distance from other customers and staff and follow the one-way aisles. 

We are required to quarantine all donations for 72 hours prior to processing. Therefore, we will take donations until we are full. We recommend phoning the store prior to arriving with items. Donations will be accepted at the rear of the store only (not through the front door).

We have resumed pick ups and deliveries of furniture. These will be contact less as our team will not be entering homes. Items must be outside or in the garage and will be subject to our standard inspection process. Deliveries will be to the garage or front door or lobby entrance only. 

COVID-19 Update
Our hours of operation have changed: we are open Tuesday to Saturday 10:00 to 5:00, closed on Sunday & Monday. As our store reopens following a lengthly shut down, we respectfully ask all cutomers to follow the guidelines below: Maximum 10 customers in the store at one time. Please limit to...
COVID-19 Store Closure
  Effective Monday March 23, 2020 our store will be closed. We have a tentative reopening date of Monday April 6, 2020. This date will be depenedent on on the current status of the COVID-19 outbreak. Our food bank will be operating on normal hours. We will not be accepting any drop offs at t...
Help Line Update
Effective December 1, 2019, the helpline for St. Therese St. Vincent de Paul in Courtice will be 289-927-0093.