Events 2018-01-03T21:11:00+00:00

United Way Hastings & Prince Edward and Quinte West Youth Centre

By: Demii Niles Director of the Quinte West Youth says the Youth Centre has been expanding year after year. Quinte West Youth Centre is a non-profit organization of youth ages 12 – 18, where they can go to have fun with different activities and [...]

June 5th, 2018|Categories: News, Profiles|

United Way HPE and the Hastings Housing Resource Centre

By Demii Niles The Hastings Resource Centre has been helping the community for 30 years with housing and mental health. Taylor Wilson started the Intensive Case Management program five years ago as an Intensive case manager at Hastings Housing Resource Centre and has worked [...]

May 28th, 2018|Categories: News, Profiles|

United Way and the Bancroft Community Trust

By Demii Niles "Nearly half, if not more of this community struggles to eat," said Jane Kali, Director of Community Trust North Hastings. Community Trust provides emergency financial assistance for people that struggle to meet their basic need in North Hastings. The non-profit organization [...]

May 2nd, 2018|Categories: News, Profiles|

Youth Homelessness Awareness Day at Queen’s Park

By: Demii Niles 50% of youth who face homelessness are from middle or upper-income families, 65% of youth have dropped out of school and 77% of youth are unemployed. United Way Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox, and Addington were joined by United Way service providers and [...]

April 10th, 2018|Categories: News|