Response to COVID-19

Posted on: March 17th, 2020

The United Way office will be closed to the public until further notice.All staff will be working from home during this time. Please feel free to contact us by emailing, or reaching out on social media.
Our community is stronger when we support one another. If you are able, please give generously to United Way’s COVID-19 Community Response & Recovery Fund.
Funding is available for organizations in Lethbridge & South Western Alberta providing support and services in response to COVID-19. Two streams of funding are available – one for general COVID-19 relief and recovery programs, and one for COVID-19 relief and recovery programs specifically supporting seniors (55+). The COVID-19 Seniors Response Project is funded by the Government of Canada’s New Horizons for Seniors Program.
Government of Canada

**Recently, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced $9 million through United Way for local organizations that support practical services to Canadian seniors. More information about this funding will be made available in due time.

Alberta Health Services – Bringing doctors and patients together through telemedecine
Information for Albertans, including seniors, travelers, daycares, municipalities and shelters
City of Lethbridge COVID-19 Info Centre
Lethbridge Support Circle – A Facebook group where community members can offer or receive help.