On Jan 12, 2021, the Ontario Government declared a State of Emergency and issued a stay-at-home order, which came into effect Jan 14, 2021 and will last until at least Feb 11, 2021

Services listed below may be impacted in response to increased restrictions. Please contact agencies or programs listed here prior to visiting in person in order to receive up to date information on services

Olive Us Care

Site: No physical address

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-741-7654
Primary Contact Melissa Fleischman, Volunteer Coordinator; Email:
Alternate Contact Michelle Caon, Client Family Coordinator; Email:
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) A non-profit volunteer service focused on providing free in-home childcare for children under 12 years of age in families living with a cancer diagnosis in the Greater Hamilton and Burlington Areas. Child care is offered 10 hours per month as needed based on volunteer availability. This time can be used to run errands, attend appointments or simply spend time with friends and family.
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Burlington ; Hamilton (City of)
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) and under 
Families with children under the age of 12 with a parent diagnosed with cancer, currently undergoing treatment
Application To volunteer fill out the online application form or email 
To apply to be a client family fill out this form or email 
Contact for more information
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Hamilton (City of)
Physical Access Not Applicable - accessibility varies by home
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Child / Family Services ; Income Programs
HCSD Sub Heading Assistance Programs ; Child Care
Service Categories Child Care Expense Assistance ~ Cancer ; In Home Child Care ~ Cancer ; Informal Child Care ~ Cancer ; Volunteer Opportunities

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