Tanya Faulkner from the United Way called to ask how our members were coping with the COVID-19 outbreak.  Tanya wanted to pass on some information about services available in Niagara to our members who might need help or assistance.

211 is a telephone hotline and website that helps connect people with community services to deal with life’s challenges. This telephone service is available, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. If you need help call 211 or click on this direct link to 211.

The United Way also provided this one page document about local Food Banks and Mental Health Services in Niagara.  IF YOU NEED HELP

You can also access the online database and search for specific services at the following link.

Feel free to reach out to me if you need anything.  I can help you navigate some of these services or refer you to others if necessary.

You can call or text me at 289-228-5967. My e-mail address is

In Solidarity,

Jessica McCourt
Womens Equity Rep & Union Counsellor

Unifor Local 199