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WELCOME TO COMMUNITY CARE PETERBOROUGH 

 


Darci - Our Volunteer Coordinator Hosting Our Virtual Exhibit at the 2021 Seniors Showcase

 


  

Like many organizations, we were financially hit-hard this year but we continued to shine brightly, answering the call to provide support to those who were the most vulnerable.

 
You can help us shine in 2021 by making a donation today.
or
 
You can make a donation offline too:
 
You can make a donation by credit card or by Interac e-transfers, call Alicia at (705)775-3083 ext. 224 for more details.
 
If you prefer to mail a cheque, you can download a copy of our reply card below and send it with your cheque to:
 
Community Care, 185 Hunter Street East, Peterborough, Ontario, K9H 0H1
 
 
 
 
(It is important for us to have your mailing address so that we can provide you with a tax receipt for donations of $10 or above.)
  
or  
 
Signing up to volunteer using this link below:
 
 
 
All these ensure that we can continue to shine into 2021!

 

Events/News

  

 

 

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 We Won!!

Out of 16,611 charities, Community Care Peterborough won the grand prize of $20,000 from the 2021 Great Canadian Giving Challenge!

View the full press release here


Annual Report 2020 - 2021 Available

This is a summary of all our activities from April 2020 to March 2021.

View this year's report by using the link here.


 
Province Re-Opening Plan - Step 2 Has Been Moved Up To Begin
on June 30th


As of June 22nd, more than 13 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines had been given out in the province. About 76.5 percent of adults have had at least one dose, while nearly 26 percent of Ontarians 12 and older have had both shots.

This second stage further loosens public health restrictions:
  • indoor, masked social gatherings of up to five people allowed. 
  • up to 25 people would be able to attend outdoor functions, while as many as six people could dine together on a patio.
  • personal care services like hairstylists and nail salons would also reopen, as long as masks are worn at all times.
  • capacity limits on essential retail will move to 50 percent, up from 25 percent in Step 1, while non-essential retail capacity increases to 25 percent, as opposed to 15 percent.
We are committed to our part in limiting the spread of COVID-19. As an essential service, we have remained open and active, delivering all programs with the expectation of all inside, in-person Health and Wellness Programs including exercise and falls prevention classes, foot care clinics, blood pressure clinics and social drop-in groups.


With the lifting of restrictions, we are now able to offer the following in-person, outdoor exercise classes with all capacity and COVID safety protocols in place: Pole Walking, Walking Groups, Exercise, Yoga, Zumba.
 
Check our Outdoor Schedule to see what is available in your community. Use this link here.

Our thrift and vintage stores are also able to open with limited capacity, please check with the local offices to ensure store hours linked here.

Step 3 in the province's re-opening plan is scheduled to occur on July 23rd, so more news to come!
 

Do You Love To Drive?

We need reliable, caring drivers willing to transport our clients to medical appointments or social and recreational activities within the City and County of Peterborough and destinations in the nearby towns and cities.

Read more about this volunteer opportunity


Update - Grandparent of the Year 

We will be looking for submissions for our annual Grandparent of the Year award, starting in November 2021 and we will be announcing the winner in February 2022.  Check back soon for new submission guidelines.

For more information about last year's event - visit our Grandparent of the Year event page linked here.

 


 

  Zoom Exercise Classes Available

 Fitness Class

 We are currently unable to offer in-person classes in community centres and retirement homes because of the pandemic restrictions. However, we have a great line-up of classes you can take using Zoom.

See our Exercise and Wellness Class On-Line Schedule for details.