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HOPE has carefully selected to partner with these two community champions to receive the HOPE CHARITY FUND for 2018-2019. HOPE relies on your participation and appreciate the kind support of our donors, fundraisers and sponsors! You can make a positive impact on the lives of your neighbors in the Greater Toronto communities.
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Wellspring Cancer Support Foundation
Wellspring Cancer Support Foundation is a network of community-based cancer support centres that provide professionally-led program and services to people living with cancer and their loved ones. Wellspring’s programs help cancer patients and caregivers cope with the emotional, social, practical, informational and physical/functional challenges that come with a cancer diagnosis. All programs and services are available free of charge and without medical referral. www.wellspring.ca
Why your support of Wellspring matters:
- $150 will help purchase art supplies for the Art Therapy programs, proven to help patients learn to cope with cancer and its treatments.
- $500 will provide two families vital access to private, short-term counselling.
- $1,000 allows 35 cancer patients to participate in an educational cooking session such as Nutrition and Breast Cancer or Super Healthy Strategies.
- $1,500 will provide one cancer patient with access to the 20-week, personalized Cancer Exercise program to help them manage their symptoms and regain their physical well-being.
DISTRESS CENTRES TORONTO
For 50 years, provides 24/7 telephone support for community individuals in crisis requiring emotional first aid, face to face support, and counselling for people dealing with the effects of suicide and homicide. Includes: front line delivered crisis, emotional support, suicide prevention and crisis prevention
Why 408 HELP line matters:
$70 keeps the 408-HELP line open for 1 hour;
$490 supports 1 session of the survivor of suicide loss support program = $40/mth. for a year
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