North Island & Mt Waddington District

In these challenging times, your local United Way has stepped up to support those most vulnerable in your community.

We are proud to say that since April 2020, we have funded a variety of services in the North Island & Mt Waddington District through our dedicated community partners.

Some of the ways we’ve helped include:

  • 735 + meals served

  • 1,838 + food hampers delivered

  • 739 + phone calls made to reduce social isolation and improve mental health

  • numerous food cards for seniors and families distributed

  • supported non-profits to adjust their processes so they can continue to safely serve people in need during the COVID-19 pandemic

  • funded 9 programs through 6 local agencies


Your North Island & Mt Waddington District communities need your help now more than ever.

What Matters in the North Island & Mt Waddington District.

2016-Vancouver Island-Compass

Read about the impact in your community.

WEB Size Canva - Dementia.Stock.Photo.Site.jpgIn Port McNeill Seniors are Getting Help to Regain Their Health Through Exercise.

Emphasize exercise even in isolation 

Getting ourselves out the door to exercise can be difficult at the best of times, and often being part of a group is a good way to keep motivated. 



2020-Vancouver Island-Meals people in background.Meals Matter, But So Does Community.

Port Hardy seniors group delivers 1,900 meals and counting to isolated members: an update on the local meal program. 

Creating a community can often start around food, and then grow to so much more.