2014 Funding: $30,500
Address: 119 Station
Street, Belleville, ON, K8N 2S8
Abigail’s Family and Child Enhancement Program (FACE)
The primary objective
is to assist families and children in overcoming barriers to success by
providing education, parenting and community enrichment opportunities in a safe
and nurturing environment.
Participants in the
FACE program are mothers connected to social service programs. As part of this program pre-school children
are enrolled into licensed daycare and are provided access to many learning
experiences with the goal to develop their skills and prepare them for school.
2014 Funding: $32,500
Address: P.O. Box 20102, Belleville, ON K8N 5V1
Belleville Community Trust
provides emergency financial assistance to low income families who are facing
the loss of their basic needs ie. heat, hydro, water, shelter, and
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Hastings & Prince Edward Counties
2014 Funding: $70,000
Address: 223 Pinnacle St, Belleville, ON K8N 3A7
Go Girls Program
Go Girls is a program that targets girls aged 9 to 14 and is designed
to provide them with tools to help them make healthy choices around physical
activity, balanced eating and feeling good about themselves.
In-School Mentoring Program
This program matches elementary aged students with volunteers for one hour per
week during school hours for the purpose of friendship and interaction.
The program provides one to one positive mentoring relationships to youth,
creating enhanced self esteem, personal development and social skills for the
Canadian Hearing Society (CHS)
2014 Funding: $35,000
Address: 470 Dundas St. E, Unit 51, Belleville, ON K8N 1E3
General Support Services
This program provides information and counseling to individuals aged 16 and
older who are deaf, oral deaf, deafened, and/or hard of hearing, their
families, caregivers, and service providers. The major focus of the
program is crisis intervention and assistance with housing, family, employment,
legal, health and social services.
Hearing Care Counselling
This program provides professional counseling, communications support and
hearing care information to older adults with acquired hearing loss 55 years
and older, their families and caregivers, and to young adults over age 19 who
have other health challenges that require in-home services in accordance with
the Ministry of Health and Long term Care Act.
Canadian Mental Health Association
2014 Funding: $89,000
Address: 199 Front St., Suite 530, Belleville, ON K8N 5H5
Through group and individual counselling programs, individuals discover ways to
handle and manage their mental illness through a unique process of changing
ones attitudes, values, feelings, goals and skills. Most mental illnesses
can be treated and early intervention and effective supports maximize the
chance for recovery.
This program provides short term housing to single adults, seniors, youth
and families with children who are homeless and experiencing profound
poverty, stress and instability, through their 3 housing programs; Our House,
Our House Too and Casa Tres.
Information & Referral
This program accepts, screens and directs inquiries from individuals with
mental illness, their families, caregivers and the general public regarding
mental health services and resources.
This program increases awareness of mental illness, replacing stigma with
acceptance and understanding for individuals who have a mental
illness. The purpose is to educate consumers, family members, agencies,
doctors and the general public on homelessness and mental illness thereby
increasing understanding and support.
Phone: 613-966-8833 (Appointment Only)
Regional Office: 826 Princess St, Kingston
toll free or online library service, the program offers access to thousands of
titles in Braille, print Braille, talking books, descriptive video, newspapers
and magazines, giving people who have vision loss the opportunity to continue
exploring the world of literature.
and mobility instruction teaches the client how to know where he or she is in
relation to their environment, and how to travel safely, efficiently,
purposefully, and independently in both indoor and outdoor spaces.
Community Care for South
2014 Funding: $23,000
Belleville location: 55 Pinnacle St South
Deseronto Satellite Office
This program provides information, assistance, service and referrals to
seniors and adults with physical disabilities; however, as the only
resource centre in the town of Deseronto, informed assistance will be provided
to anyone who seeks help.
Meals on Wheels
This program supports seniors and adults with physical disabilities by
providing a professionally prepared, nutritious, hot meal at noon delivered by
volunteers who check on the health and well being of the client. Frozen
meals are also available.
2014 Funding: $41,000
Address: 249 William St, Belleville, ON K8N 3K4
The community gardens program provides access to adequate nutritional food
supplies for individuals and families. The program reduces poverty by
enabling families to provide for their own basic needs and decreasing their
Good Baby Box Program
The Good Baby Box strives to ensure that all parents have adequate nutritious
food supplies for their baby by providing formula, jarred baby food, cereal and
other necessities at a reduced cost.
Good Food Box Program
The program provides grocery staples at reduced cost to help families stretch
food dollars and meet food needs.
2014 Funding: $56,400
Belleville location: 32 Bridge St East 613-962-9615
Madoc location: 29 St. Lawrence St East 613-473-4024
Trenton location: 46 Dundas St West 613-394-3740
Skills for Work and Life
The program serves adults 19 and order who require upgrading in one or more of
the essential skills to achieve education training and/or employment goals.
Community Organized Support &
2014 Funding: $17,000
Address: 206-121 Dundas St East, Belleville, ON K8N 1C3
Offered in Belleville and surrounding areas, these programs are gender specific
and regarded as preventative measures to crime, covering topics such as anger
management, healthy relationships, communication skills, drug and alcohol
awareness, resulting in youth having the knowledge to make appropriate choices
in their lives.
Continuing on in Education (COED)
2014 Funding: $45,000
Address: 249 William St, Sears Unity Place, Belleville, ON K8N 3K4
COED Day Program
This an accessible, affordable program for individuals with intellectual
disabilities offering the tools necessary to increase their level of
independence, social and educational opportunities. Instruction is
offered in small group settings in the areas of literacy, numeracy, living
skills, leisure and social skills.
Incorporated of Limestone, Algonquin and Lakeshore
Address: 201-993 Princess Street, Kingston, ON
School Groups for Girls
school program in Hastings and Prince Edward County is an expansion of the
groups that have been delivered in Frontenac and Lennox and Addington
Counties. In-School groups are intervention based and
delivered to girls in grades 5 to 8 in response to issues being faced by girls
in local schools.
Gleaners Food Bank
2014 Funding: $28,000
Address: 25 Wallbridge Cres, Belleville, ON K8N 5V1
Gleaners Food Bank
The program provides emergency food hampers to individuals and families in
times of financial need and crisis. Clients can visit the café, open on a
daily basis, to supplement their food budget, for companionship, and in the
winter month’s access a warm room.
Tri-County Warehouse Food Network
This program stores and networks food and household products to 9 area food
banks, 145 non-profit agencies, 3 area food networks, 13 meal programs and
seniors living in affordable housing.
John Howard Society
2014 Funding: $25,600
Address: 19-21 Wallbridge
Cres., Belleville, ON
Quantum Opportunity Program (QOP) is a youth development program for
socio-economically disadvantaged youth.
Using a comprehensive case management approach, the program provides
year-round services to youth throughout the four years of high school. Quantum Nine will provide service to students
at two high schools who are in grade 9 and deemed at high risk of not
graduating high school and exhibiting one or more of the following:
- Difficulties in school and have low motivation
or attendance rates
Aggressive, disruptive or impulsive behaviours
High risk for substance use/addictions.
Quinte Region Credit
2014 Funding: $17,000
Address: 237-B Coleman St,
Belleville, ON K8P 3H8
The purpose of the program is to establish financial stability for individuals
and families who are in need of support during difficult times by providing
budgeting and money management through a trusteeship.
2014 Funding: $5,000
Address: 225 Experimental Farm Rd, Trenton, ON K8V 5P7
Learn Not to Burn
The program teaches fire and burn prevention lessons to children using the fire
safety house, robotic Sparky dog and Learn Not to Burn curriculum. Home
safety kits are also provided to mothers and families with limited income.
Navy League of Canada
2014 Funding: $17,000
Address: 16 South Front St, Belleville, ON K8N 3Y3
Canadian Sea Cadets Quinte
The Navy League supports the Royal Canadian Sea Cadets Program which develops
good citizenship, leadership, patriotism, self-respect, self-discipline,
healthy living and respect for others through a variety of structured
activities for youth aged 12 to 18. Without the Navy League, the Sea Cadets
Program would not exist.
Quinte Therapeutic Riding Association
2014 Funding: $19,000
Address: 173-B McGee Rd, Stirling, ON K0K 3E0
This program promotes the rehabilitation and treatment of children and
individuals with disabilities through horseback riding. The rider engages
in a series of activities designed to challenge and exercise the five senses
increasing muscle tone, balance and coordination.
Quinte United Immigrant
2014 Funding: $15,000
Address: 41 Octavia St, 3rd Floor, Unit 1, Belleville, ON K8P 3P1
Dignity for All Program
This program provides culturally-based, pre-employment services for newcomers
to integrate into the local labour market, as well as services for family
Quinte Vocational Support Services
2014 Funding: $14,745
Address: 1 Greenleaf Ct, Belleville, ON K8N 5T5
This is a program to assist people with intellectual disabilities financially
and nutritionally while providing opportunities to customize instruction. Those
who participate in Collective Kitchens learn skills while preparing affordable
meals that supplement their nutritional needs at home. The participants that
take part in Collective Kitchens are on a fixed income and agree that their
grocery bills were lower, and thoroughly enjoy taking home three home-cooked
meals they prepared from beginning to end. Participants are living
Community Placement Volunteer
In an effort to further develop employment related skills, QVSS participants,
who are adults with intellectual disabilities, will be matched with a placement
site and volunteer coach, improving work and social skills creating greater
independence while further developing good work behaviours and attitudes.
Program Cost Assistance
This program subsidizes the cost of recreational activities that are part of
the day program for adults with intellectual disabilities so that all
participants have an equal opportunity to benefit from the services offered.
2014 Funding: $16,500
Address: 417 Montrose Rd, Belleville, ON K8R 1B2
Medical First Responder Unit
St. John Ambulance Medical First Responder (MFR) volunteers are well-trained
and attend countless public events across Ontario to provide basic and advanced
first aid. In case of a medical emergency our volunteers are prepared to
provide the first response casualty care necessary to save a life, prevent
further injury or provide comfort until emergency medical services arrive.
Triple P –
Children’s Mental Health
2014 Funding: $25,000
Address: 301 MacDonald Avenue, Belleville, ON K8N 3Z3
Positive Parenting Program
Triple P is a positive parenting program that incorporates five levels of
intervention for parents of children from birth through adolescence. The
goal of the program is to increase parenting skill, knowledge and self-confidence
for all parents in Hastings and Prince Edward Counties.
Order of Nurses (VON)
2014 Funding: $18,366
Phone: 613-392-4184 or 1-888-279-4866
Address: 80 Division St, Trenton, ON K8V 5S5
Qualified VON nurses provide assessment, care and advice for clients who are
unable to adequately look after their own basic foot care needs due to age,
poor eye sight, dexterity problems, physical disability or illness.
Appropriate foot care can greatly help in the prevention of other health issues
for seniors and people with illness or disabilities.
Volunteer & Information Quinte
2014 Funding: $19,000
Address: 121-199 Front St, Belleville, ON K8N 5H5
Community & Youth
Engaging youth in volunteer activities builds a solid foundation assisting in
the creation and preservation of programs for the future.
Information & Referral
This program manages a community helpline, a website and a database of
community services available in Hastings and Prince Edward Counties to assist
individuals in getting information in a timely and accurate manner.
YMCA of Belleville & Quinte
2014 Funding: $36,000
Address: 433 Victoria Ave, Belleville, ON K8N 2G1
Address: 50 Monogram Place, Trenton, ON K8V 5P8
Day Camp Assistance Program
YMCA day camps in Belleville and Quinte West provide children an opportunity to
participate in a variety of programs including games, swimming, sports, dance
as well as arts and crafts. No family is turned away because of an
inability to pay camp fees.
This program allows children, youth, adults and families who are unable to
afford other forms of recreation, including organized sport, the opportunity to
participate in healthy and physical activities which can lead to positive
changes in lifestyle and stronger bonding within the family unit.
2014 Funding: $32,500
Phone: 613-969-1748 ex. 230
Address: 210A Front St, 3rd Floor, Belleville, ON K8N 2Z2
Housing Resource Centre
The centre provides assistance in locating, securing, and sustaining
affordable, immediate, temporary and permanent housing to low income
individuals who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. As well, the program
provides assistance to individuals seeking information for
rental accommodation housing programs and the Residential Tenancy Act.