Candlelighters is a local, not-for-profit organization that provide programs and services to young cancer patients, and their families, receiving treatment in the National Capital Region.
They help with financial support, family support, educational support and survivor support. A childhood cancer diagnosis can be devastating. Candlelighters offers strength and support to young cancer patients and their families.
The Ottawa River provides drinking water to millions of people. Ottawa Riverkeeper brings together volunteers, communities, businesses and all levels of government to find solutions to the problems that threaten the health of our river.
The Dave Smith Youth Treatment Centre is dedicated to helping youth across Ontario overcome substance use and related issues.
Their programs and services include a comprehensive assessment, 3-month residential treatment, 3-month post-residential continuing care, as well as family services. They offer youth a safe place for a fresh start.