Healthy People, Strong Communities

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

United Way invests in programs that help create communities that are vibrant and inclusive, where residents can experience a sense of safety and well-being.

United Way supports programs and services like:

  • Community mental health access
  • Supportive and/or Independent living
  • Women and families leaving abusive relationships

Priority populations:

  • Seniors
  • Individuals with disabilities and their families
  • Children
  • Aboriginal people
  • New Canadians