Day of Caring ®

Give back to your community through volunteerism.

Register your workplace group for a Day of Caring ® at a local non-profit organization or submit a project request for your community organization.

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Housing first

Ending Homelessness in Halifax

Halifax Housing & Homelessness Partnership



Our Neighbourhoods

“When neighbours know neighbours, neighbourhoods are strong supportive places to live”

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Social Capital

What is Social Capital?

And why is it so important?

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Healthy Living

Improving Health in Our Community

Improving nutrition and increasing activity

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Planning Campaign

Planning Your Own Campaign

With our campaign tool-kit: posters, resources, logos, and more

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Tomorrow Fund

Ensuring a Brighter Future

The Tomorrow Fund


blog  Blog

  • Expressions of Interest
    Expressions of Interest United Way Halifax is looking for opportunities to engage in a funding relationship to support organizations who share our vision of a healthy Halifax with diverse opportunities, strong neighbourhoods and a sense of belonging for all residents. If your organization…
  • A Living Wage: Ethical Implications of Paying People More
    A Living Wage: Ethical Implications of Paying People More The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Public Affairs and United Way Halifax present "A Living Wage: Ethical Implications of Paying People More." Join us Thursday, June 4 at 7:00 p.m. at the The Music Room with moderator Graham Steele and…
  • Living Wage
    Living Wage Click the red title to download the following Living Wage documents. Working for a Living, Not Living to Work: The Halifax Living WageMary-Dan Johnston & Christine Saulnier   Nova Scotia Living Wage: Making Paid Work Meet Basic Family Needs in…
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UWHalifax RT @AbadKhanNS: Great 1st meeting of the Fairview roundtable. Tks, @IHeartSpryfield, @necchalifax, @UWHalifax for inspiring & service provi…
UWHalifax RT @adsumforwomen: Preventing #homelessness & permanent supportive #housing are two cost-efficient approaches https://t.co/P6RilhFq7q
UWHalifax We visited the Urban Farm in Spryfield last week and Lisa climbed a tree! http://t.co/Jmsm2kfuKm
UWHalifax RT @mnphousing: 25 years ago we opened our first building. With 6 serving different needs we still see the need for more #affordablehousing
UWHalifax Last week when we visited @youthproject_ns we snapped some photos of their lending library - very well stocked! http://t.co/CsbeUPbtsN
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