Issues like food insecurity, social isolation, and lack of transportation are all issues that seniors struggle with during the best of times. Now, these challenges have significantly worsened during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Seniors are one of the most vulnerable populations even before the global pandemic. Your donation during this time of crisis will:
- Support programs that improve the well-being of seniors and foster their social inclusion and connection
- Bolster services that provide basic needs like food and personal protective equipment
- Connect seniors living in rural communities who often lack transportation or regular interaction with neighbours
Vulnerable seniors in our communities need your support more than ever.
Show your local love and support the most vulnerable people at a time when it’s needed most.
Your donation is in good hands.
We invest your gift in smart, strategic ways, to ultimately move the needle. This is the power of United Way East Ontario.
100% Local Impact
Every donation is put to work in the community where it is raised.
Top 100 Canadian Charity
Charity Intelligence, MoneySense & Maclean’s named us a top-100 Canadian charity.
Issues You Care About
Poverty. Isolation. Homelessness. Together, we can tackle the issues that seem impossible to solve.
Working together to support long-term solutions
United Way’s value has never been more clear: we know our region, we know the most immediate needs, and each day, we work with our partners and supporters to have the greatest impact. With your help, this has positive ripple effects across our entire region of Prescott-Russell, Ottawa, Lanark County and Renfrew County.