Local grants.

Our Local Grant program provides financial assistance to organizations who provide direct support to familycaregivers in communities across Canada.

There are many local organizations across Canada who are providing vital resources and direct support to familycaregivers. These resources range from:

  • Educational programs
  • Transportation
  • Meal assistance
  • Respite care
  • Emotional, financial and community support
  • Healthcare navigation to other types of vital assistance

It’s our goal to positively impact the lives of family caregivers in communities across the country byproviding operational support for these local programs.

Available funding

Local grants are single year grants with a maximum value of $7,500.


Canadian registered charities, often smaller in scale, whose work involves supportof family caregivers at the community level. For eligibility exclusions, see our FAQs.

Application period

The 2021 Local Grant application portal is now closed. Thank you to everyone who applied.

Please check back in 2022 to view the next application period.

Grant announcements

Successful applicants will be notified by January 2022.

Read frequently asked questions.