United Way invests your support in the three areas that are essential for everyone in our region to thrive:

Strong communities

  • Connecting individuals and families to services and supports.
  • Supporting neighbourhood and community engagements so people can get involved.
  • Helping people improve coping strategies to better handle life’s challenges.

From poverty to possibility

  • Meeting basic human needs life food security and safe affordable housing.
  • Helping people acquire the essential skills to gain and maintain meaningful employment.

All that kids can be

  • Making sure kids are ready and motivated for life-long learning.
  • Connecting kids to positive adults, peers and activities that help them grow and give back.
  • Helping kids get what they need to be healthy, make good choices, and adapt to change.