2016-17 Funded Programs

We are proud to announce our 2016-17 funded programs!

Woodland In-Home Respite and Friendly Visiting Program by Citizens Who Care

This program provides weekly in-home support and friendly visiting with isolated and medically frail elderly individuals and respite for their caregivers. Client families receive two-hour weekly visits from a CWC volunteer and on-going direct support from a professional assessment nurse.

Smile Savers Program by CommuniCare Health Centers

This program provides oral health education, dental screenings, flouride treatment and dental sealants in Woodland preschools and elementary schools to promote dental health and early dental care for children.


Emergency Shelter Services by Fourth and Hope

 This programs provides shelter and three daily meals for homeless individuals and families. The program also provides resources and referrals, case management, and employment training opportunities to assist guests in becoming self-sufficient and obtaining permanent housing.


Project Hope by Northern California Children's Therapy Center

This program provides access for special needs children in Yolo County to early intervention and an array of comprehensive multiple therapy programs aimed at helping disabled children reach their greatest level of independence.


J.A.D.E. (Juvenile Alcohol & Drug Education) by Safety Center

This program aims to change attitudes by helping youth see the consequences of their actions and set long term goals so they can avoid the harmful effects of alcohol and drug use. 


Choose Life Program by Suicide Prevention and Crisis Services of Yolo County

This program is a school-based education and prevention program that targets adolescents in all secondary and continuation schools in Yolo County. Choose Life educates children on the warning signs of suicide and how to access help by using the 24-hour ASK hotline.


Intergenerational Music Therapy Program by St. John's Retirement Village

This program is a social vehicle that offers younger and older generations the opportunity to interact and collaborate on purposeful activities while supporting and nurturing each other in meaningful ways.


Supported Housing Program by Yolo Community Care Continuum

This program provides permanent supported housing for individuals with a chronic mental illness and who qualify as very low income according to HUD guidelines. United Way funds are used to leverage $84,423 in federal dollars through the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to house those with no income who are eligible for government benefits due to their mental illness.


Enough To Eat Program by Yolo Food Bank

This program provides a diverse and nutritional inventory of perishable and nonperishable commodities to the nonprofit agencies Food Bank serves, which includes food closests, shelters, after school programs, soup kitchens and churches.