Community based service, which assists local police services, fire departments and hospitals in providing short-term emotional support, practical assistance and referral service to victims of crime and tragic circumstance.
The Foundation was established in 1994 to provide funding for children's mental health programs and services in the Algoma District. The Foundation has made a commitment to Algoma Family Services (AFS) to provide funding for early intervention and prevention programs no longer funded by the Ministry of Children and Youth Services. The Foundation relies on the generosity of our community to help the important work of AFS.
The Alzheimer Society was founded by volunteers who saw a need in the community to assist people who were struggling to cope with the effects of Alzheimer's disease. The Alzheimer Society has remained a grass-roots organization and continues to rely heavily on volunteers.