Ontario Health and Long-Term Care long-term care (LTC),
n the provision of medical, social, and personal care services on a recurring or continuing basis to persons with chronic physical or mental disorders.
Sherbourne Health Centre, Toronto: For the new facility nearing completion: To provide both primary health care and community mental health services health services Managed care The benefits covered under a health contract to populations with complex needs and/or barriers to service; to hire 16 new staff; to begin operation of its new infirmary--including homeless and marginally housed people--and expand the hours of primary health care services to 18 hours a day/seven days a week, resulting in an additional 35,000 primary care service visits a year. $2,067,400
Lesbian Gay Bi Trans Youth Line, Toronto: To support the operation of a toll-free, confidential phone line that provides support to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual trans·sex·u·al
A person who strongly identifies with the opposite gender and who chooses to live as a member of the opposite gender or to become one by surgery.
1. Of or relating to such a person.
2. , transgendered transgendered adjective Relating to a person who has undergone genital/sexual reassignment surgery Transgender health issues Hormonal therapy, cosmetic surgery, fertility options–eg, egg and sperm banking. See Sexual reassignment. Cf Transsexual. , 2-spirited, queer and questioning youth throughout Ontario. $84,750
Supporting Our Youth Supporting Our Youth (SOY) is a Toronto, Ontario, Canada based organization. It runs programs and events geared to supporting the special needs of gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, transsexual and intersex youth. External links
Parenting Network, Toronto: To programs which helps LGBT-led families. $180,000
Ontario Community & Social Services social services
welfare services provided by local authorities or a state agency for people with particular social needs
social services npl → servicios mpl sociales
Oshki Kizis Shelter, Ottawa: To refurbish 15 beds, $120,000 this year, and $255,000 this year and next, in operating funds to support those beds. Beginning in 2008, they will receive $510,000 annually for operating costs operating costs npl → gastos mpl operacionales .
Women's Place of South Niagara, Welland: To build eight new beds and renovate 12 shelter beds.
Canadian Mental Health Association--Timiskaming Branch, Timmins: For 12 new shelter beds.
Woodgreen Red Door, Toronto: To renovate 50 shelter beds.
Canadian International Development Agency The Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) is a Canadian government agency which administers foreign aid programs in developing countries. CIDA operates in partnership with other Canadian organizations in the public and private sectors as well as other
Developpement international Desjardins. To enhance access to financial services The examples and perspective in this article or section may not represent a worldwide view of the subject.
Please [ improve this article] or discuss the issue on the talk page. for the poor living in 25 countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America Latin America, the Spanish-speaking, Portuguese-speaking, and French-speaking countries (except Canada) of North America, South America, Central America, and the West Indies. , and for outreach activities in Canada. Working with local partners, DID will focus on reducing poverty through increased access to financial services, especially for women. $19.85 million
SANASA Co-operative Network. Post-tsunami reconstruction and development efforts in Sri Lanka Sri Lanka (srē läng`kə) [Sinhalese,=resplendent land], formerly Ceylon, ancient Taprobane, officially Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, island republic (2005 est. pop. , which include construction and operation of four community centres, and construction of houses and playgrounds; lending and credit line services for the most vulnerable; and reconstruction of financial data lost during the tsunami. The project will help 75 to 80 credit unions to restart their operations in the districts of Hambantota and Batticaloa. $19.5 million
Oxfam-Quebec. For microenterprise institutions in Burkina Faso Burkina Faso (burkē`nə fä`sō), republic (2005 est. pop. 13,925,000), 105,869 sq mi (274,200 sq km), W Africa. It borders on Mali in the west and north, on Niger in the northeast, on Benin in the southeast, and on Togo, Ghana, and and Benin. Aimed at youth aged 18 to 35, the initiative will increase employment opportunities in these countries through the creation of microenterprise institutions. The project will also facilitate networking in the field of entrepreneurship among youth organizations in Benin, Burkina Faso and Quebec. In Burkina Faso, the project will work with two partner organizations and will target approximately 200 youth, while in Benin, the project will work with 15 youth support groups and will target approximately 1,000 youth. $150,000
Wild Rose Foundation, Alberta
Canadian Arab Friendship Association of Edmonton. To the Next Generation project to review and evaluate current programs, projects and clients, and to ensure organization programs and services continue to be proactive and responsive to emerging needs and trends. $29,000 over one year.
Canadian Association of Student Activity Advisors, Wainwright. To the costs to run the Canadian Student Leadership Conference 2005, 'Plant A New Seed' in Lloydminster, to develop young leaders The Young Leaders' Programme is run alongside the main Explorer Scout Programme. It is a formalisation of what was happening in many Groups and Districts across the country where older Scouts were returning to help the younger sections. for future civic engagements in their communities. $25,000
Canadian Wellness Society, Cochrane. To volunteer and fund development coordination and to continue, promote and further enhance program delivery to the clientele they serve. $35,600 over one year.
Cardiac Athletic Society of Edmonton (CASE). To their public awareness campaign, enhancing the awareness of rehabilitation for cardiac patients. $5,138
Careers: The Next Generation Foundation, Edmonton. To improve organizational efficiency and effectiveness by improving website development and access, public awareness and promotional tools. $39,425 over two years.
Castor Internet Access See how to access the Internet. Centre Society. To purchase new computer equipment and updated resources, providing more efficient services for the local community and area. $10,465
Central Alberta Central Alberta (also named Alberta's Heartland) is a region located in the Canadian province of Alberta.
Central Alberta is the most densely populated rural area in the province. Agriculture and energy make up an important part of the economy. Women's Outreach Society, Red Deer Red Deer, city, Canada
Red Deer, city (1991 pop. 58,134), S central Alta., Canada, on the Red Deer River. It developed as a trade and service center for a region of dairying and mixed farming. . To the outreach program to provide support for individuals and families to move into new transitional housing. $50,000 over 17 months.
Cerebral Palsy cerebral palsy (sərē`brəl pôl`zē), disability caused by brain damage before or during birth or in the first years, resulting in a loss of voluntary muscular control and coordination. Association in Alberta, Calgary. To the Client Services Intake Program to serve more clients by assisting staff with assessment, reassessment, support and education. $24,785 over one year.
Changing Together--A Centre for Immigrant Women Association, Edmonton. To the coordination of the 'Senior Support Program' to reach out to isolated senior immigrant women in order to build their confidence and give them a life of independence. $28,750 over two years.
Child and Adolescent Services Association, Edmonton. To the volunteer program to maintain and enhance the program delivery and future sustainability of the organization. $44,408 over two years.
Child Find Alberta Society, Calgary. To a coordinated approach to revenue development across the Province. $35,006 over one year.
Child Friendly Calgary Society. To the Youth Volunteer Corps program, offering young people of junior and senior high school ages opportunities to get involved in volunteer projects for non-profit agencies in the community. $50,000 over two years.
Chinook Chinook, indigenous people of North America
Chinook (shĭnk`, chĭ–), Native American tribe of the Penutian linguistic stock. Books For Babies Society, Lethbridge. To the 'Books for Babies Program' to foster and support early literacy development to each parent of a new born in southern Alberta Southern Alberta is a region located in the Canadian province of Alberta. As of the year 2004, the region's population was approximately 272,017. . $23,035 over one year.
Cochrane Youth Association. To equipment and operating costs of an internet cafe The high-tech equivalent of the coffee house. However, instead of playing chess or having heated political discussions, you browse the Internet and discuss the latest technology. CDs, DVDs, games and other "cyber stuff" are also generally available. in an Affordable Housing Complex, a social enterprise of the Boys & Girls Club Girls Club is a 2002 American television series created by David E. Kelley, who was also it's producer and executive producer. Only two out of a total of thirteen episodes created were broadcast on Fox Television in the United States and Global Television in Canada. , that would be a hub for youth and senior volunteerism, a space to offer computer training courses to the community and a place for work experience students. $20,000 over one year.
Indian and Northern Affairs Canada The Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development (FIP: Indian and Northern Affairs Canada, French: Affaires indiennes et du Nord Canada, DIAND
Quebec Native Women Inc., Kahnawake, QC: For training and support for shelters. $51,000; implementation of the Global Strategy for Prevention, Awareness and Intervention in Sexual Abuse for First Nations. $75,000; identifying the preventive services to be prioritized in Aboriginal communities and providing support for First Nations with respect to the strategies to be implemented. $25,000
Trillium Foundation, Ontario
Parents as Teachers c/o Children's Village of Ottawa-Carleton. To co-ordinate the efforts of 12 local agencies and deliver this acclaimed early-childhood parent-education initiative, which provides families with support and guidance to promote the optimal development of young children. $81,000 over two years.
Sage Youth. To recruit and train volunteers as literacy tutors and mentors to children and youth from low-income, special needs and new Canadian communities in the Ottawa area. $81,700 over two years.
Township of Madawaska Valley. To develop and maintain trails that will allow residents of all ages and abilities to reach local physical activity goals. $30,000 over one year.
Vankleek Hill Music Festival. To purchase an electroacoustic electroacoustic /elec·tro·acous·tic/ (e-lek?tro-ah-kldbomacs´tik) pertaining to the interaction or interconversion of electric and acoustic phenomena. harp and amplifier, which will be used for vibroacoustic harp therapy for palliative care palliative care (paˑ·lē·ā·tiv kerˑ),
n an approach to health care that is concerned primarily with attending to physical and emotional comfort rather patients at the Hawkesbury and District General Hospital. $10,000
Youth Mentorship Program c/o Cornwall Youth Centre. To develop and implement the Youth Mentorship Program. The program matches college students with high school students to provide positive role models and encourage continued involvement in education. $45,000 over 10 months.
Active 2010-Kingston Gets Active c/o Kingston Family YMCA YMCA
in full Young Men's Christian Association
Nonsectarian, nonpolitical Christian lay movement that aims to develop high standards of Christian character among its members. . To implement a community-wide strategy that involves people of all ages in physical activity, builds community capacity, improves access and creates more opportunities for physical activity in the Kingston area. $120,000 over 30 months.
Brockville and Area YMCA. To support specialized fitness programs geared to benefit children and youth aged 3 to 12 years. $19,600 over one year.
Experience Summer c/o North Hastings Community Integration Association. To enhance Experience Summer, an integrated summer day-camp program benefiting over 200 children a year in the Bancroft and rural North Hastings area. $33,000 over two years.
Kingston Frontenac Public Library. To increase resources and opportunities to improve literacy skills for adults and youth currently served by 12 libraries that make up the rural component of the Kingston-Frontenac Library Board. $35,500 over one year.
Human Resources and Social Development Canada The Department of Human Resources and Social Development, also referred to as Human Resources and Social Development Canada, is the department of the Government of Canada responsible for providing Canadians with the policies, programs and skills needed for the workplace and
Support Centre, Caledonia, ON: To provide employment services to residents of Caledonia and the surrounding rural areas through its Employment Resource Centre, that helps unemployed people with their job search by assisting them with rdsum6 preparation and job search skills. The Centre also provides free access to labour market and career information, computers, photocopiers, telephones, and fax equipment. $127,542
Lanark County Community Justice Program Inc. To sustain youth restorative community justice services throughout Lanark County. $25,000 over six months. Land O'Lakes Community Services. To strengthen the capacity of the agency to provide quality programs and services to residents of Addington Highlands, enabling it to lead the community in addressing priorities, including transportation and homelessness issues. $50,000 over one year.
North Hastings Families First c/o North Hastings Children's Services. To establish the Birthday Book project, a preschool literacy program that links children and families with community literacy resources and provides quality books for children born in North Hastings. $34,600 over four years.
Perth and District Food Bank. To support effective, efficient and safe delivery of services to the community by staff and volunteers. $25,000 over one year.
Town of Bancroft. To establish a literacy-resource centre and learning supports in the Bancroft Public Library, which will assist up to 500 elementary school-aged children in North Hastings to succeed in school. $33,200 over one year.
Trenton Care & Share Food Bank. Towards new equipment and operating costs, ensuring the availability of emergency food aid to low-income people in the Quinte The Quinte (Kwin-tee) Region of the Canadian province of Ontario is comprised of several communities situated along the Bay of Quinte, which is an offshoot of Lake Ontario, one of the five Great Lakes. West area. $10,700 over two years.
Trenton Senior Citizens Club 105. To purchase carpet bowling equipment, offering new opportunities for recreation and fitness for up to 50 seniors in Quinte West. $10,800 over six months.
Youth Employment Assistance Headquarters Inc. To increase the number of youth volunteers in the Brockville area by promoting a better appreciation of the benefits of youth volunteerism to individuals and communities. $60,000 over two years.
Brant brant or brant goose, common name for a species of wild sea goose. The American brant, Branta bernicla, breeds in the Arctic and winters along the Atlantic coast. Alcove Rehabilitation Services. To purchase equipment and increase recreational and physical fitness opportunities for children in the care of children's aid societies who live in three group homes in Brantford and Jarvis. $14,300 over six months.
Brantford Pipes and Drums. To maintain opportunities for local residents to enjoy high-quality pipe band performances by assisting with the purchase of uniforms and equipment for this recently started band. $25,000 over one year.
Building Bridges For Youth, Haldimand-Brant. To provide rural youth with sustainable transportation that will enable them to attend after-school programming and summer camps located in Dunnville. $23,000 over six months.
Burford Pastoral Charge. To provide furnishings for the use of community groups and a day nursery co-op at this church that is being rebuilt in Burford. $8,100 over one year.
The Children's Safety Village of Brant. To assist with raising an endowment fund, which will be used to help ensure the long-term sustainability of the safety village so that its high-quality, hands-on children's safety training can be maintained. $70,000 over two years.