What will you do to spread kindness? Across the country, United Way celebrates Conscious Kindness in May. Be part of the movement. Bring treats for your staff, help a neighbour, or compliment a stranger. Together, we can make the world more compassionate and connected.
We are United Way Central and Northern Vancouver Island
This year your donations are helping thousands of people in Cowichan, Central Island (Ladysmith, Gabriola, Nanaimo, Parksville-Qualicum, Port Alberni and the West Coast), Comox Valley, Campbell River and Mt. Waddington regions.
Your donations help clients learn to cook independently
United Way-funded meals and cooking classes have ignited a passion for cooking among two Forward House clients in Parksville. They now cook twice a week at the house where adults with mental health challenges drop in for programs, supports, and family-style meals. Read their story.