Funding for ARID is being provided in part by the Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Local Health Integration Network (LHIN). To view the agreement between ARID and the LHIN click please HERE .
Funding from other sources including rent and basic needs paid by residents, funds raised through the Fort Erie Bingo, donations, special events and grants. You can support the work of ARID through a tax-deductible financial contribution. ARID welcomes and greatly appreciates all donations regardless of amount from individuals and groups alike.
Our Fort Erie mens home is currently raising funds for an upgraded kitchen. Flooring renovations in progress at our Thorold home and we our currently fundraising to have floors done in our women's home.
We look forward to sharing news on these projects and more in the future!
You can make an immediate online donation by clicking HERE. Donations made in this manner will receive an instant tax receipt by e-mail. Donate by Mail or in Person: You may also donate by sending ARID a cheque by mail, or by making a donation in-person at one of the three group homes. Please send your donations to:
Arid Group Homes - Partners Program
175 Pine Street South
The partnership program allows ARID to obtain stable funding for all programs including group and one-on-one counseling, basic life skills, employment assistance and capital equipment for the two homes. Partners contribute an annual minimum donation of $100.00 up to $365.00. In 2011, 25 Partners made a financial commitment to ARID. ARID is committed to expand the Partnership Program over the next three years.
ARID holds an Annual General Meeting/Annual Appreciation Evening for our members and partners. We will keep you informed of pertinent information through this web site and a twice-yearly newsletter.
The most important thing you will receive as a partner is the knowledge that you are making a significant and meaningful impact on the lives of men and women in recovery and of their families. So don't wait. Join now and become a very important part of this program.
Friends of ARID Group Homes
Yes, I am willing to become a Friend/Member and/or Partner of ARID Group Homes and join other volunteers in the ARID mission of providing safe residences and activity centers for recovering alcoholics and other addicts who need support as they recover and return to society and their families. Membership Fees are $20.00 per annum.
Please click here to download our membership form. (Right click and choose Save Link As.. to download the form)