There are many organizations in our community offering support for emergency housing, food hampers, wellbeing and more. Click on the name of an organization below to visit its website to learn more about the services offered. If you can, consider donating to one or more of these agencies.

Hospitals and medical services

Food support


Mental health and wellbeing

Children and youth

Animal welfare


Support for community organizations

An Emergency Community Support Fund from the government of Canada is committing 2.3 million dollars to improve the ability of community organizations to serve vulnerable communities during COVID-19 in Waterloo Region. Community-based groups will be able to apply for funding to support activities that address a pressing social inclusion, or needs of well-being caused by COVID-19.

Learn more about this program and how to apply.