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Not-for-profit logo A Place Called Home provides a place for the homeless to go to for the night in the City of Kawartha Lakes.
Not-for-profit logo Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), Haliburton Kawartha Pine Ridge provides mental health support and related services in the community.
  City of Kawartha Lakes website offers valuable information for people and businesses located in, or considering a move to, the City of Kawartha Lakes. In particular, you can access the library‚Äôs card catalogue and a number of other valuable on-line resources.
Not-for-profit logo Community Care provides support services throughout the City of Kawartha Lakes enabling seniors and people with special needs to remain as independent as possible. Among their many programs, Community Care provides a comprehensive transportation service.
Not-for-profit logo Community Living Kawartha Lakes provides a wide range of supports to people with intellectual challenges and their families. Job Quest is a division of Community Living Kawartha Lakes.
Not-for-profit logo Four County Crisis is a community mental health crisis response program, helping people who are experiencing a crisis. They can be reached by phone at 1-866-995-9933 or (705) 745-6484. is an information network serving the four counties of Haliburton, Northumberland, Peterborough, and City of Kawartha Lakes. The site includes a searchable database of community organizations and volunteer opportunities.
  Haliburton County offers valuable information to people and businesses located in, or considering a move to, Haliburton County.
Not-for-profit logo Haliburton Kawartha Pine Ridge District Health Unit (HKPR) works to prevent illness, protect against disease and promote healthy lifestyles.
Not-for-profit logo Join In CKL (City of Kawartha Lakes) is working to improve access to recreational activities for all citizens, including those with low incomes.
Not-for-profit logo The Kawartha Food Source website includes a list of local member agencies who run food banks or provide food for those in need. Also in Lindsay is the Salvation Army Food Bank, located at their thrift store, 30 Peel Street, (705) 878-5331.
Not-for-profit logo Kawartha/Haliburton Victim Services volunteers provide immediate assistance and referral services to victims and survivors of crime, trauma and tragic circumstances
  Kawartha Lakes Accessibility Advisory Committee strives to ensure access for all to employment, education, recreation, housing and transportation.
Not-for-profit logo Learning Disabilities Association of Peterborough helps people with learning disabilities to be all that they want to be.
  Lindsay & District Chamber of Commerce is a voluntary organization of people and businesses joining together to advance the commercial, financial, industrial and civic interests of our community.
Ontario logo Ontario Works (also known as social assistance or welfare) provides information about applying for their income assistance and the employment services. The City of Kawartha Lakes website includes additional information about accessing Ontario Works in this region.
  Social Assistance - See Ontario Works.
Not-for-profit logo United Way for the City of Kawartha Lakes promotes the organized capacity of people in the City of Kawartha Lakes to care for one another through community development and support of the voluntary sector.
Not-for-profit logo VCCS Employment Services provides employment counseling and related services devoted to improving the employability of the residents of The City of Kawartha Lakes.
  Welfare - See Ontario Works.
  Please also see the Community Living Kawartha Lakes links page for a more detailed listing of local resources.