Contact Information
Office Phone 705-726-2301
Fax 705-726-4897
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Primary Contact Dale Biddell, Chief Executive Officer; Phone: ext 2033; Email:
Site Information
Located In Community Midhurst
Address & Map
County of Simcoe Administrative Centre
1110 Hwy 26
Midhurst, ON L9X 1N6
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Intersection Hwy 27 and Hwy 26
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Funding priorities: Poverty Reduction and Inclusion 
  • 3-year collaborative projects - 6 funded regionally
  • Urgent Needs Fund: Individual micro-grants for urgent short-term challenges when no other community resource can meet their needs
  • Provides basic needs in the short term, and addresses the root causes of social challenges to affect long-term change by:
  • conducting research to discover where the local need is greatest
  • financially supporting community-based programs and services
  • providing expertise to build program capacity
  • closely tracking the tangible impact of each program grant
  • Collaborates with community partners to address gaps and leverage shared resources
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Blue Mountains ; Muskoka District ; Simcoe County
Boundaries South to York Region boundary, North to the Parry Sound/Nipissing Muskoka District boundary, East to the Haliburton County/Kawartha Lakes City Lines and West to the Town of Blue Mountains (inclusive).
Eligibility Eligibility varies by program. Call for information.
Application Funding programs vary, check with United Way for application details. 
See website (click on About Us > Our Board of Directors) for information about applying to become a member of UWSM's Board of Directors.
Languages English
Fees Program - Majority of programs and services have no fee. Call for information about potential programs fees.
Volunteer Description Requires volunteers for communications, special events, fundraising, fund distribution, allocations committee, and Board members.
Agency and Service Names
Former Name United Way of Greater Simcoe County
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Works to improve lives and build communities
  • achieve the greatest impact and create measurable, lasting change
  • focused on three key strategies:
    • Moving people from poverty to possibility 
    • Building accessible & inclusive communities 
    • Helping kids be all they can be
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established Charitable Registration #11879 9485 RR0001 - Established Dec 1959
Funding Fundraising ; Donations - All donations to United Way Simcoe Muskoka stay in our region.
Elections June
Taxonomy and Classification
Service Categories Program Development Funds ; Public Foundations