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360° Kids

Various locations in York Region,
Drop-In Programs Children's Health

Family programs that demonstrate their commitment to community wellness by providing service and support to 1,200 parents, grandparents, caregivers and preschool children each year. Families can attend registered and open programs at eight different locations.

Canadian Red Cross – York Region

13311 Yonge St, Unit 204, Richmond Hill, ON L4E 3L6 1-800-361-9448
CPR & First Aid Community Support

The Canadian Red Cross has been a leader in First Aid and Watersaftey for over 50 years. The Red Cross offers a variety of programs to meet everyone’s needs. Adult training courses include: Baby/Child CPR, CPR&AED, Health Care Provider (HCP) training, Emergency First Aid & Standard First Aid.

Children’s Miracle Network

4220 Steeles Ave. W. Suite C18, Woodbridge, Ontario L4L 3S8 905 265 9750
Groups that Care Children's Health

Children’s Miracle Network is a non-profit organization dedicated to saving and improving the lives of children by raising funds for children’s hospitals across North America. Each year the 170 Children’s Miracle Network hospitals provide the finest medical care, life-saving research and preventative education to help millions of kids overcome diseases and injuries of every kind.

Easter Seal Society

One Concorde Gate, Suite 700, Toronto, Ontario M3C 3N6 416 421-8377
Groups that Care Children's Health

Since 1922, Easter Seals Ontario has been helping children and young adults with physical disabilities to address life’s challenges and achieve personal goals. Families rely on Easter Seals to help purchase expensive equipment needed for mobility and communication, send kids to camp and other recreational programs, and provide access to information and resources.

geneDecode Canada Inc.

8789 Woodbine Ave., Unit 108, Markham, ON L3R 9T6 647-461-5486
Learning & Development Groups that Care Children's Health Baby & Pre-School

geneDecode Canada gives you access to innovative genetic testing technology to uncover your inherited talents, personalities and body fitness traits. The geneDecode Talent genetic test analyzes over 200 genes to derive 45 inherited talents and personalities traits. The geneDecode Fitness genetic test analyzes over 100 genes and derives 34 inherited health and fitness traits.

Goodwill Industries


Community Support

A registered charity since 1935, Goodwill’s core mission has always been to create work opportunities and skills development for people facing serious barriers to employment – among them, the young, the old, new Canadians and the disabled.

Life With A Baby

1136 Centre Street, Suite 409, Thornhill, Ontario L4J 3M8 416.833.3860
Parent & Tot Programs Groups that Care Community Support Activities & Outings

“Life With A Baby” is a free program offered by Healthy Start, Healthy Future, a registered charitable organization whose goal is to provide ongoing practical and emotional peer-based support for new and expecting parents, and parents of children up to the age of six. We offer informational seminars and programs, open forums, and fun social events. Register and become a member TODAY!

M.A.D.D.

2010 Winston Park Drive, Suite 500, Oakville, ON L6H 5R7 905-829-8805
Awareness Groups

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD Canada) is a non-profit, grassroots organization that is committed to stopping impaired driving and supporting the victims of this violent crime. MADD Canada’s aim is to offer support services to victims, heighten awareness about the dangers of drinking and driving, and to save lives and prevent injuries on our roads.

Make a Wish Foundation

4211 Yonge Street, Suite 521, Toronto, Ontario M2P 2A9 toll-free: 1-888-822-9474 local: 416-224-9474
Groups that Care Children's Health

The Make-A-Wish Foundation® of Canada is part of the largest not-for-profit wish granting organization in the world, serving 30 countries with International affiliates on five continents. Since our inception in 1983, the volunteers of Make-A-Wish® worldwide have helped make hundreds of thousands of wishes come true.

Markham Stouffville Hospital Foundation

381 Church Street, PO Box 1800, Markham, Ontario L3P 7P3 905-472-7059
Groups that Care Children's Health

The Markham Stouffville Hospital Foundation operates exclusively for the benefit and support of Markham Stouffville Hospital. Donations to the Foundation help fund capital expenditures for equipment, technology, renovations, programs and education.

Robbie’s Rainbow

478 Dundas Street West, PO Box 30052, Oakville, ON L6H 7L8 905 599-1927
Groups that Care Children's Health

Robbie’s Rainbow is a charitable organization that raises funds to improve the quality of life of children living with Severe Crohn’s disease & Ulcerative Colitis. We ensure "at-risk" children, living with these diseases, receive drug treatments not covered by OHIP and are desperately needed to restore declining health. We believe no child should be denied treatment due to lack of necessary funding.

Ronald McDonald House Toronto

240 McCaul Street, Toronto, ON M5T 1W5 (416) 977-0458
Children's Health

Established in 1981, Ronald McDonald House® Toronto seeks to provide a home away from home for seriously ill children and their families to heal better together.

Shania’s Sunflower of Hope


Children's Health

Shania was diagnosed with Neuroblastoma stage 4 in June 2006. She started fundraising by making beaded necklaces, bracelet and keychains. Shania started ‘Shania’s Sunflower of Hope’ because she wanted to help children with Neuroblastoma.

Starlight Children’s Foundation

200 Consumer's Road, Suite 809, Toronto, ON M2J 4R4 1-800-880-1004
Children's Health

The Starlight Children’s Foundation Canada is dedicated to brightening the lives of seriously ill children and their families by providing a broad array of both in-hospital and out patient programs designed to enhance their ability to cope with the stress of illness.

The Centre for Dreams Inc.

8515 McCowan Road, Markham, ON L3P 5E4 905-209-9092
Learning & Development

Born out of necessity, The Centre for D.R.E.A.M.S. Inc. was created by a mother of an intellectually challenged adult living in York Region. In an attempt to continue to foster the education and life experiences provided by the school system, D.R.E.A.M.S. Inc. was created for students 21 years and over to continue with their education.

The Children’s Wish Foundation

725 Westney Road South, Unit 7, Ajax, Ontario L1S 7J7 1-800-267-WISH (9474)
Groups that Care Children's Health

The Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada grants wishes to children with high-risk life-threatening illnesses. Staff and volunteers work tirelessly to maintain the highest quality of service to wish families with attention to the most minute details so as to ensure the total satisfaction of each and every wish child.

The Dr. Jay Charitable Foundation

6 Zaharias Court, Toronto, Ontario M2L 2H6 416-586-4800 ext 7406
Groups that Care Children's Health

The Dr. Jay Charitable Foundation provides Pediatric Palliative Care funding support, helping families face terminal illness with dignity and determination.

The James Fund


Children's Health

In 2001 the Birrell family started The James Fund for Neuroblastoma Research at SickKids to raise money for research to find treatment to save 7 year old James. Since his death The James Fund has raised over $725,000 to find a cure for this deadly Childhood cancer.

The Sick Kids Foundation

525 University Avenue, 14th Floor, Toronto, ON M5G 2L3 416-813-6166
Children's Health

SickKids Foundation is the largest non-governmental granting agency in child health in Canada. Established in 1972, SickKids Foundation has granted over $500 million to The Hospital for Sick Children and over $60 million to researchers across the country.

United Way Toronto

26 Wellington Street East, 12th floor, Toronto, ON M5E 1W9 416-777-2001
Community Support

At United Way Toronto, we’re working to create opportunities for a better life for everyone Our work is based on a simple but profound belief—what unites us is ultimately far more powerful than what divides us. When you support United Way Toronto, your gift goes directly to our Community Fund, which supports strategies aimed at improving the social conditions in our city.

Variety The Children’s Charity

3701 Danforth Avenue, Scarborough, ON M1N 2G2 416-699-7167
Learning & Development

For more than 60 years, Variety-The Children’s Charity Ontario has worked with young people with disabilities and those who face developmental barriers to achieve their life potential. With our flagship project Variety Village, we are a world recognized authority providing integrated sports and life skills programs, applied research and learning programs that change children’s lives and strengthen communities.

YMCA Greater Toronto

Multiple Locations, See website for more info, ON 416-928-9622
Community Support

The YMCA of Greater Toronto is a charity offering opportunities for personal growth, community involvement, and leadership. They offer a variety of programs for Families, Children, Youth and Adults including summer camps and services for new residents of Canada.

Inspiring Footsteps

Whitby, ON L1R 1Z5
289-923-2727

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