Funded Agencies

Funded Agencies and Programs

64 Lindsay St. S., Lindsay, ON K9V 2m2
T: (705) 328-0905     E:

A Place Called Home provides shelter and 24/7 support services to the homeless and those at risk of becoming homeless in CKL and Haliburton County.

Funded Programs: Emergency Relief Program

Total Programs Impacted:  1

United Way 2015 funding: $7,800

117 Kent St. W., Box 761, Lindsay, ON K9V 4W9

T: (705) 324-6800     E:

Big Brothers & Big Sisters of Kawartha Lakes-Haliburton promotes and monitors long-term supportive friendships for children that will benefit from quality relationships with caring adults.

Funded Programs: Core funding of Traditional One-to-One Match, In-school Mentoring, Big Bunch, Kids N’ Kops, Co-op In School Mentoring, Strong from the Start Pre-Match Training.

Total Programs Impacted: 6

United Way 2015 funding: $32,451


107 Lindsay St. S., Lindsay, ON K9V 2M5

T: (705) 324-4493     E:

The Boys and Girls Club of Kawartha Lakes provides a safe, supportive place where children and youth can experience new opportunities, overcome barriers, build positive relationships and develop confidence and skills for life.

Funded Programs: Children’s Drop In Service, Youth Resource Centre and Rural Community Program

Total Programs Impacted: 3

United Way 2015 funding: $21,144


CMHA - 2014

33 Lindsay St. S. Second Floor Unit C, Lindsay, ON K9V 2C5

T: (705) 328-2704     E:

The Canadian Mental Health Association, Kawartha Lakes Branch works with individuals, families and community partners in providing services to promote and enhance the mental health and wellness of those living within the communities we serve.

Funded Programs: Voluntary Trusteeship program

Total Programs Impacted:  1

United Way 2015 funding: $8,412


159 King St., Suite 300, Peterborough, ON K9J 2R8

T: (705) 745-6918     E:

The Canadian National Institute for the Blind passionately provides community-based support, knowledge and a national voice to ensure Canadians who are blind or partially sighted have the confidence skills and opportunities to fully participate in life.

Funded Programs: Low Vision Services, Orientation & Mobility Instruction

Total Programs Impacted:  2

United Way 2015 funding: $5,802



32 Cambridge St. S., Lindsay, ON K9V 3B8
T: (705) 324-7323     E:

Community Care City of Kawartha Lakes is a leader in the collaborative design and delivery of integrated and responsive health and support services that respect individual choice, dignity and independence.

Funded Programs: Low Income Dental

Total Programs Impacted:  1

United Way 2015 funding: $15,588


205 McLaughlin Rd., Suite 200, Lindsay, ON K9V 0K7
T: (705) 328-0464     E:

Community Living Kawartha Lakes empowers people with developmental challenges, with their families, to achieve their unique personal goals. Community Living Kawartha Lakes leads in fostering healthy inclusive communities.

Funded Programs: Open the Door to Employment

Total Programs Impacted:  1

United Way 2015 funding: $5,860


31 Peel St., Lindsay, ON K9V 3L9
T: (705) 328-0472     E:

The John Howard Society believes that crime can be reduced through social and educational programs and the active involvement of an informed community.

Funded Programs: Core—Wrap Around Funding, Youth Self Management Program (prevention & intervention)

Total Programs Impacted:  2

United Way 2015 funding: $10,203


55 Mary St. W., Suite 106, Lindsay, ON K9V 5Z6
T: (705) 324-7900     E:

The Ontario Early Years Centre Haliburton Victoria Brock promotes, supports and enables healthy development of children and families providing accessible, responsive and educational programs and services for children.

Funded Programs: Rural Outreach for City of Kawartha Lakes, Parent Education Outreach and Fathering Program

Total Programs Impacted:  3

United Way 2015 funding: $5,338


Victoria Park Armoury
210 Kent St. W., P.O. Box 854, Lindsay, ON K9V 5N3
T: (705) 324-9894     E:

St. John Ambulance enables Canadians to improve their health, safety and quality of life by providing training and community service.

Funded Programs: Therapy Dogs, Advanced Medical First Responders

Total Programs Impacted:  2

United Way 2015 funding:  $3,401


370 Kent St. W., Lindsay, ON K9V 6G8
T: (705) 328-0180     E:

VCCS Employment Services develops and delivers employment programs and related services to residents in the City of Kawartha Lakes and surrounding areas.

Funded Programs: Volunteer & Community Information Program ( and 211

Total Programs Impacted:  2

United Way 2015 funding: $12,544


Note: Funding listed above does not include donor designations to other agencies, United Way Special Projects or United Way Community Development Projects. 


  • United Way Community Gardens: $24,220.00
  • Point in Time – Food For Kids Program (Haliburton): $20,885.95
  • Over $6,000 in designations to other agencies