Healthy people, strong communities



The focus of healthy people, strong communities works to engage and mobilize residents to take collective action to improve access to and availability of the resources needed to revitalize and strengthen neighbourhoods.

United Ways Centraides invest in programs that help create neighbourhoods that are vibrant, where residents can experience a sense of safety and well-being.

We assist residents to identify community strengths and leverage resident knowledge, skills and experience to help neighbourhoods become stronger.

United Ways Centraides provides programs and services for:

  • Community mental health services
  • Independent living
  • Domestic violence

Priority populations supported by United Ways Centraides:

  • Seniors
  • People with disabilities
  • Children
  • Aboriginal people
  • New immigrants

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