York Care Foundation

About YCF

York Care Foundation’s mission is to provide life enhancing health and care services and programs to the elderly and those who mobility and/or health is comprised by diseases of aging, accidents and genetic or neurological challenges, who are residents of York Care Centre.”

York Care Foundation was established in 2007 and its mandate is to provide financial assistance to York Care Centre to improve and add-to, services and programs provided to residents at York Care Centre. Donations received help us provide a “home” to our 218-bed long term care residents, our supportive housing apartments and subsidized seniors apartments.

Some of the projects the Foundation has been involved in are: the building of a full dental suite at the facility, a newly built Chapel, renovating our resident gardens including new gazebos, research on memory and most recently, the Adult Day Program.

Please consider supporting York Care Foundation today and make a difference in the lives of our loved ones.

Foundation Board of Directors

Thanks to a committed group of volunteers – our Board of Directors – we achieve the highest standards in stewardship and accountability. Our Board members represent a wide range of expertise.

Our Board members ensure that:

  • Funds are used for the purpose for which they are given;
  • Funds are managed effectively and ethically;
  • The Foundation’s affairs are managed with appropriate care and control; and
  • We comply with any legislation pertaining to privacy issues.

Ways to Support

A gift to York Care Foundation Inc., through a current donation or a planned gift enriches the lives of our community.

Whichever way you choose to give, you can be confident that together we will identify a meaningful project that meets your philanthropic goals. Show you care. Please give generously.

There are many ways to give to York Care Foundation:

  1. Cash or cheques
  2. Credit card (Visa or Mastercard)
  3. Interac and internet banking
  4. CanadaHelps.org
  5. Gifts in Kind
  6. Planned Giving: York Care Foundation could be in your will

Donate Your Car

Donate a Car Canada accepts Vehicle Donations for York Care Foundation. Free towing is provided in most areas across Canada, or you can drop off your vehicle to maximize your donation. When you donate your car, truck, RV, boat, or motorcycle to York Care Foundation through Donate A Car Canada, it will either be recycled or sold at auction (depending on its condition, age and location). Donate a Car Canada will look after all the details to make it easy for York Care Foundation to benefit. After your vehicle donation is complete, our charity will send you a tax receipt and will put your gift to good use. Please click here to donate a vehicle.

Be a Major Donor

York Care Foundation Inc. continues to benefit from the generosity of corporate sponsors and local service clubs. Whether businesses are interested in making a significant gift to purchase a piece of equipment, fund ground breaking research, or take an interest in a specific project that brings extra comfort to residents and their families when they need it most, our team can point you in the right direction.