Are not meeting literacy and numeracy standards established by the province.
Of London’s children and youth are overweight or obese.
Of London children will experience vulnerability at some point in their childhood.
People in London are immigrants.
Women will experience domestic violence in their lifetime.
Almost 10,000 children in London and Middlesex accessed United Way funded free or low-cost summer or after school programming that helped to build self-esteem, gain friendships and enhance literacy.
768 kids from low-income homes attended a residential camp where they participated in activities that develop skills and foster healthy relationships and improve self-esteem.
Upon completion of a United Way funded mentorship program for newcomers 88% of participants indicated their ability to job search or find employment improved.
111 children who have witnessed family violence participated in a program at Women’s Rural Resource Centre designed to break the cycle of abuse.