York Region Children's Fund

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Record Details
Alternate Name York Region Childrens Fund
E-Mail yorkregionchildrensfund@gmail.com
Website www.yorkregionchildrensfund.org
Primary Contact Diana Horrex; Phone: 905-895-2318 ext 6526; Email: diana.horrex@yorkcas.org
Primary Executive Bruce Herridge, Chair and Founding Director
Alternate Executive Cindy Laidlaw, Co-Chair
Funding Fundraising ; Donations
Description (Service) Coordinates programs to support and fundraise to support children in protection of York Region Children's Aid including

Camp for Kids Campaign provides camp experience for York CAS kids that meets their interests and needs as well as providing what they need to participate in camp such as sleeping bags, sports equipment or special support for special needs;

Bright Futures Education support fund assists with college and trade program tuition and university-related expenses as well as basic student needs like meal plans and transportation * also helps students in elementary and high school with school supplies, aid of a tutor and resources to participate in school trips;

Possibilities Fund provides funding for swimming lessons, enrollment in sports, art classes and other experiences for children involved with York Region Children's Aid Society * provides short-term or one-time emergency assistance to secure the immediate health and safety of a child and help to make staying in the family home possible including urgent food support, urgent repair or other safety measures;

Urgent infant care program helps at-risk new parents with much-needed basics to help keep baby safe at home * essential baby needs are also required and funded in emergency situations where infant taken into care to ensure their safety
Hours Call for information
Dates see website for events
Areas Served York Region
Eligibility funds support to children involved with the York Region Children's Aid Society
Application contact for information * donations can be made online
Languages English
Fees Donation
Located In Community York Region
Mailing Address c/o York Region Children's Fund 
Kennedy Place 
16915 Leslie St 
Newmarket, On L3Y 9A1
Physical Access Not Applicable
Service Categories Children's Protective Services ~ Fundraising and Resource Development Support


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