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As a solutions-based charity, United Ways across Canada have committed to the following areas of focus:  Supporting people as they transition from poverty to possibility  Creating opportunities for kids to be all that they can be  Strengthening communities  Hospital admissions and emergency room visits related to mental health had...

It has been four weeks of listening and learning; I want to thank all those who have supported me in “listening journey” as I come to understand how we as United Way work with our partners to deliver on our mission and vision....

In the weeks since the beginning of the war in Ukraine, over 4.9 million people have fled the country and experts predict over 7 million will be forced to leave before the conflict is over. These are mainly women, children, the elderly and other vulnerable...

This year, World Habitat Day was on Monday, October 4 and World Homelessness Day is on Sunday, October 10. While this year’s World Habitat Day theme tackles the issue of sustainability and renewable resources used in housing, we wanted to take this time to reflect...