WISH Centre

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Contact Information
Office Phone 519-354-5248
Fax 519-354-2642
E-Mail wishjamie@cogeco.net
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Tammy Lucas, Manager
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) COVID-19: Abides by provincial standards for Covid 19 capacity restrictions in all areas of the centre, including the gymnasium and rental hall. In order to visit the black historical museum, patrons must call ahead at 519-354-5248 to schedule an appointment. Masks mandatory in building at all times.  
Hall rental; gym facilities; kitchen facilities; computer rooms; community centre with banquet and meeting rooms, great for birthday parties.  
The Heritage Centre, a significant black history museum run by TJ Brown is located within the WISH Centre which is geographically situated near the end of the underground railroad. 
Childcare programs * Program goes from 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm. Drop in program that provides recreational and educational opportunities. Full day PA Day, March Break and Summer Camps * Children must bring a lunch, snacks are provided.
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-5:30 pm
Areas Served Chatham-Kent
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call or walk-in
Languages English
Fees Service
Agency Information
Established 1993-10-29
Primary Executive Dave Bakker, President
Funding Fundraising ; Donations ; Fees
Elections Jun
Site Information
Located In Community Chatham
Address & Map
177 King St E
Chatham, ON N7M 3N1
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Intersection King St E and Princess St S
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall
Other Details
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