Help A Hungry Family This Holiday Season

During the holiday season, Food 4 Life,  holds a Turkey Drive to provide families in need with a holiday dinner.  With 1 in 10 families in Halton “food insecure,” the … Continue reading Help A Hungry Family This Holiday Season

Help Build Kindness in the World

With so many bad things going on in the world, it can seem like kindness is in short supply. Yet an understanding listener or a word of encouragement can create … Continue reading Help Build Kindness in the World

Walking for Carpenter Hospice

Widowed Friends recently participated in Carpenter Hospice’s  9th annual Hike for the Hospice. Carpenter Hospice offers both residential-based care to people in the last stages of their lives, and community-based programs … Continue reading Walking for Carpenter Hospice

How Partying With A Purpose Supports the Halton Community

Recently, we posted some information about Acclaim Health’s annual fund-raising event Party With A Purpose. We thought it might be interesting to chat with Patricia Blakely, Acclaim’s Director of Community … Continue reading How Partying With A Purpose Supports the Halton Community

Party With A Purpose For Acclaim Health

Many of us are familiar with Acclaim Health and the wonderful services they offer to over 24,000 clients in Halton annually.  Some of us might know them best from their bereavement … Continue reading Party With A Purpose For Acclaim Health

Widowed Friends Group Donates Time & Energy To Food For Life

WFH members were a diligent and industrious crew at Food For Life today. Arriving mid afternoon, the crew worked hard to sort and separate cans and packages and fill boxes with food to be redistributed … Continue reading Widowed Friends Group Donates Time & Energy To Food For Life

5 Questions with Acclaim Health’s Melissa Cameron

Many people have asked us about volunteering opportunities and how to get involved with an organization to find out what is available. We asked Melissa Cameron, Acclaim Health’s Director of Marketing and … Continue reading 5 Questions with Acclaim Health’s Melissa Cameron