Strive to Thrive
Good mental health is key to the healthy development and well-being of every child.
Strive to Thrive programs help develop strategies, build resilience and overcome what can sometimes be a really hard life. The Children's Foundation funds programs designed to support and strengthen an individual's mental health, giving children and youth access to resources that can help them thrive.
Financial assistance is available for a wide range of therapeutic, activities including but not limited to:
• Equine Therapy
• Sensory Play Programs
• Art Therapy
• Autism-focused Programming
• Therapy and Counseling Services
Eligibility for Strive to Thrive?
Complete the Application online here.
Strive to Thrive offers care kits for youth who may be living on their own for the first time and may need a little extra support. Kits contain a variety of supplies such as hygiene, school supplies, housewares, resource booklet and pantry items when available. Please contact email@example.com to request a care kit.
Eligibility for Strive to Thrive Care Kits
Recipients must be under 21 years
Families/Individuals must reside in Hastings, Northumberland, or Prince Edward Counties
Families/Individuals involved with HSCA are not required to send proof of income
Families/Individuals on ODSP or OW are required to send proof of income
Families/Individuals not involved with HSCA or on ODSP or OW, are required to send proof of income. Please attach to your form, or send a separate email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the first and last name of the child in the subject line