Why I Look Forward to the Summer By: Tammy Zaldin As a Torontonian teacher, there are many reasons why I look to the summer. The weather, the sun and vitamin D, watching my own children thrive in their recreational programs, reading for fun and being able to do more for Chai Lifeline Canada. During the … Read more

Rena’s Perspective of Camp Simcha Special By Rena Dayan I’m in awe. inspired. major respect I keep thinking just wow as I sit and reflectChildren, so young, so pure, with such capabilitiesNothing holding them back not even diagnoses and disabilities Kids that can’t see have learned to really listenThose that can’t walk, they have another mission CP of … Read more

Camp Lifeline 2022 We may be a little biassed, but Camp Lifeline might just be the best summer camp in the city. The campers show up every morning looking forward to a day of fun and we never let them down! When activities include foam parties, fire shows, petting zoos, carnivals, science shows, splash pads, … Read more

Caleb Absell: Honouring his Bar Mitzvah with a Chai Mitzvah There is no such thing as an act of volunteering or a donation that is too small to make a difference. Every minute and every dollar goes into making the lives of our families that much easier. Every act that brings joy matters. When you … Read more

Meet Chai’s Newest Case Manager, Yossi Listen HERE Chai Lifeline Canada offers a myriad of services and programs to children and families living with illness. Case management is one on one personal support by a trained professional who is there to offer support to families in all areas. We’re lucky to have a wonderful case … Read more

Revitalizing Our Volunteer Department Listen To the Blog Here! Meet Amy and Tehilla! #VolunteerAppreciationWeek2022 In 2021, we initiated an Annual Campaign to help raise the necessary funds to revitalize five areas of Chai Lifeline Canada. Thanks to the generosity of our community, the Annual Campaign successfully raised enough to begin this process, starting with our … Read more

Wish at the Wall 2022: Amanda and Emma-Belle Every year, Chai Lifeline sends a group of 12 inspiring teenagers to Israel as part of the annual Hartman Family Foundation Wish at the Wall program. The trip is Chai Lifeline’s celebration of life for those who have completed treatment for cancer. Each participant is invited to … Read more

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Kids at Risk amid Double Whammy of Winter Blues, Pandemic, Warns Leading Canadian Children’s Charity Kids’ Lifeline Campaign: Supporting Children across Canada during SAD Season MEDIA RELEASE: January may be associated with new beginnings, but it’s also known as the most depressing month of the year. Combined with the lingering pandemic that continues to play … Read more

Wrapping up the Chai Lifeline Canada Toy Drive 2021 From all of us at Chai Lifeline Canada – our staff and our families – thank you! Our hearts are as full as the shelves of our toy rooms in Toronto and Montreal. Our Chanukah Heroes made Chanukah extra special for our families. Toys came from … Read more


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