Chabad of Centrepointe is a warm & welcoming Jewish Community Outreach Centre dedicated to bringing the joy & love of Judaism to all Jews regardless of religious affiliation or background.  They are a part of the Chabad-Lubavitch movement, with over 4,000 Chabad outreach centres and organizations around the globe.


Inspired by the teachings and leadership of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, of blessed memory,   Chabad of Centrepointe was established by Rabbi Chaim and Bassy Mendelsohn - right before the High Holidays of 2002.   With their tiny baby Mendel, they set roots in Centrepointe, to reach out to the needs of the Jewish community.  Now their entire family, is a part of their outreach team (BH)!


Over the years, Chabad has hosted hundreds of educational, cultural & social events.   All are welcomed with open arms, here is a list of some of the exciting programs they offer:

  • Friday Night Dinners
  • Shabbat Morning Services
  • Bar/Bat Mitzvah Lessons & Celebrations
  • Lectures & Special Events 
  • Brit Milah Celebrations
  • Wedding Ceremonies
  • Funeral & Shiva Support  
  • Classes for Men & Women
  • Shabbat Morning Kids Club
  • Mother Daughter Cooking Events
  • High Holiday Services 
  • Community Holiday Events
  • City-wide Lag Baomer Festival
  • City-wide Kids Mega Challah Bake 
  • Teen Volunteer Circle ( A Ripple Effect )
  • Hospital Visitation 
  • A community that feels like home 
  • & much more (Call.  If you need it.  They will try & help)

In addition, Canadian Federation of Chabad Lubavitch (a Branch of Chabad of Centrepointe) offers a variety of cultural, religious and educational programming for Members of Parliament, Senators & their Staff.

Chabad of Centrepointe's mission is:

  • to spread goodness and kindness
  • to be there for those in need 
  • to bring the vibrance & love of Judaism to their community
  • to welcome everyone with open arms 

 Please contact R abbi Chaim Mendelsohn or Mrs. Bassy Mendelsohn if you have any questions, would like to join a program, or are looking for more inspiration.