About Micah House

Micah House welcomes newly arrived refugee claimants to Hamilton with God’s love by providing short-term shelter, assisting with settlement and creating passages into the community.

We value:

  • Christian faith expressed in regular prayer and reliance on God in every circumstance based on his Word.
  • Human dignity by respecting individuals based on the belief that each person is created in the image of God.
  • Hospitality.
  • Partnership. Sharing our experiences and expertise with others to help them begin or develop their own ministries to refugees.

The Canadian Council for Refugees is committed to the rights and protection of refugees in Canada and around the world and to the settlement of refugees and immigrants in Canada.

Immigration, Refugees & Citizenship Canada is the federal department that represents the people we serve.

Settlement.org provides multiple resources for newcomers to Ontario, available in several languages.

French language settlement help at the Francophone Centre.

Provider of English as a second language classes (ESL) at St. Charles.

The Christian & Missionary Alliance in Canada is an excellent source for understanding those things involved with refugee sponsorship.

The Ontario Trillium Foundation has funded Micah House in a wide variety of ways over the years. We are currently blessed to have a Capital Grant from them that will allow us to make many needed improvement to our facility.