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Due to the end of the postal disruption, Social Services deliveries through Canada Post will resume normal operations. All client and vendor payments and/or statements and letters will be mailed unless other arrangements are made with your case manager.

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Ontario
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Helping with money for housing, food & some personal needs.

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Children's
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Support for child care, wage enhancement & special needs funding.

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Assistance with job searching & skills building.

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Homelessness

Providing emergency shelter and financial supports.

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Caring for our Community

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Unlocking Hope Series

Getting Ahead

This course was an eye opener. It makes me want to become a person with the courage and heart to live a fuller life. I dare to hope and dream!

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Food & Shelter

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"Everyone has the right to a standard of living adequate for the health and well-being of
himself and his family, including food, clothing, housing and medical care and necessary
social services. "

Universal Declaration of Human Rights, Article 25, December 10, 1948

Need Food?

You are not alone!

"Over 300,000 people in Ontario have had to rely on local food banks for nutrition. In Peterborough, over 9,000 other people, just like you don't have enough to eat."

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