Wellness Care Farm
Coverage for Children
Nourishing Hearts is currently advocating to the Canadian Tire Jumpstart Program to have therapeutic farming/gardening, wildlife conservation and animal assisted physical activities added as eligible activities for funding.
Click Advocacy Letter to learn more.
Canadian Tire Jumpstart http://jumpstart.canadiantire.ca/en.html
Community-based charity that helps children in financial need participate in organized sports and recreational activities.
Children’s Arts Tax Credit http://www.cra-arc.gc.ca/artscredit/
Children’s Fitness Tax Credit http://www.cra-arc.gc.ca/fitness/
Ontario Federation for Cerebral Palsy- Life Enriching Activity Fund http://www.ofcp.ca/programs/funding/leaf/
Passport Program http://www.mcss.gov.on.ca/en/mcss/programs/developmental/servicesupport/passport.aspx
Passport is a program that helps adults 18 years or older with a developmental disability to participate in their communities. It also helps caregivers of an adult with a developmental disability take a break from their caregiving responsibilities.
Passport provides funding for services and supports so adults with a developmental disability can: