Save the date- February 25, 2017

We are walking again for Coldest Night of the Year to raise money for the hungry, hurting and homeless in Niagara.
This year's goal = $100,000..we can do it!

Watch the video below and see Why we Walk.

Coldest Night of the Year Sponsors 2017

Start Me Up Niagara expresses our heartfelt thanks to all of our Coldest Night of the Year Sponsors. Their generous support is a great boost in our efforts to reach our Coldest Night of the Year fundraising goal of $100,000. See sponsor details and links inside …

Thanking MPP Jim Bradley and the Ontario Trillium Foundation for helping us chill

“It ain’t the heat; it’s the humility.” – Yogi Berra Before summer 2016, staying cool and hearing yourself think on a hot day in our centre were mutually exclusive activities. Anyone who has spent any time at Start Me Up in previous summer months would have remembered the jet-engine noise of our A/C unit. The […]

SMUN Employment Supports has moved!

Start Me Up Niagara’s ODSP Employment Supports Program has moved on up to a “deluxe” office in the sky! Over the last few years we have seen amazing growth in our ODSP Employment Supports program. We have so many new participants and staff that we have burst out of our downstairs space. We are now […]

Other News

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Outreach Centre

About SMUN

Open 365 days a year, Start Me Up Niagara operates a vibrant Outreach Centre in downtown St. Catharines working with individuals facing significant life challenges.

SMUN Food Plus

Food Plus

Start Me Up Niagara’s 2 acre Green Garden, located at Vineland Research & Innovation Centre has been growing fresh nutritious food for SMUN’s Healthy Kitchen since 2010.