Salute Front Line Workers With A Meal
CHATS’ Personal Support Workers, Home Support Workers, Drivers and Infection Prevention and Control Nurses are doing their utmost to care for our vulnerable senior community under the most challenging of circumstances. Here are a couple ways to say thanks!
1. Through the generous sponsorship of Peter & Paul’s Event Catering, right now if you make a donation through our COVID-19 Emergency Support Fund and put “Salute to front line workers” in the message section, we will allocate that donation to Peter and Paul’s Catering who will match it. The entire amount raised will go to 5-star meals for our front line workers. If you have any questions please call 905-713-3373 ext. 6086.
2. Or provide workers with the encouragement they need through a thank you note or a thoughtful message which can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will make sure all your kind words are spread throughout our front line workers.
Delivery of Meals Generously Donated by
Thank you to the great teams at Highland Motors, Aurora Toyota, Newmarket Toyota and Pfaff Auto for their support.
COVID-19 Emergency Support Fund for Seniors
In an effort to act quickly, and meet the needs of our clients during the current COVID-19 pandemic, CHATS has established a COVID-19 Emergency Support Fund to aid in the increased efforts needed to keep our vulnerable senior population safely at home during this challenging and worrisome time.
With the suspension of CHATS’ community-based programs, hundreds of seniors are experiencing new levels of isolation. CHATS’ staff members are working tirelessly to deploy even more essential services at this time including, Meals on Wheels, medication & prescriptions drop-offs, grocery shopping, respite care, safety checks and transportation; supports which are vital in keeping the senior population healthy and out of hospitals.
The aftermath of the pandemic will leave even more clients vulnerable and at risk. The support that CHATS’ staff and volunteers are providing has been tremendous through this time of COVID—it will be even more invaluable when we move into the post-pandemic stage. Donations received through the COVID-19 Emergency Support Fund will ensure seniors have access to the care they require now and later.
You can give now by visiting our COVID Emergency Support Fund page or by calling 905-713-3373 ext. 6086.
Monthly donations help CHATS to plan its senior services and programs more effectively, by providing a more consistent funding source. Additionally, monthly donations help us to lessen administrative costs as tax receipts are issued annually, thus reducing processing costs and postage. Setting up a monthly donation allows you to reduce your own personal expenses by eliminating postage and cheque processing charges.
CHATS’ monthly donors automatically receive a copy of our Annual Report.
Many people choose to honour special occasions, loved ones, etc., with a donation in lieu of a gift. Donations can be made to honour milestones (e.g. birthdays, retirements, anniversaries, etc.) or in memory of a loved one.
To recognize your tribute gift, CHATS will send a card acknowledging your donation to a recipient of your choice.
Planned gifts, or ‘legacy’ gifts help CHATS long term to sustain vital programs and services for our communities, while also offering you tax and/or estate planning benefits.
To inquire about planned giving options, please call 905.713.3373 x 6063 for more information.
Team Building Opportunities - Kits for a Cause
Are you looking for a fun and engaging group volunteer opportunity that makes an impact? Help us build CHATS Care Kits for our clients in various programs like Assisted Living, Adult Day Program and In-Home Services.
All you need is an eager group of volunteers and choose the type of Care Kit from CHATS Kits for a Cause. Or, you can customize the Care Kit using the CHATS' Wishlist below. Contact the Bargins Group to get started.
The Bargins Group provides wholesale discounts ensuring your money will go further and they'll even include extra donations to CHATS with every purchase!
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