Help a Child Smile

Contact Details
Toll Free Phone 1-800-653-4227
Fax 905-735-8386
Primary Contact Nelson Mota, Board Chair; Phone: 905-467-9492; Email:
Alternate Contact Joyce Hutson, Vice Chair; Phone: 519-752-5558; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Beth Walsh, Volunteer coordinator; Email:
Primary Executive Bertha Bertrand, Director, Family Events; Phone: 289-241-3184; Email:
Alternate Executive Margaret Charron, Director, Finance; Phone: 905-788-2152; Email:
Site Details
Areas Served Central Ontario ; Eastern Ontario
Located In Community Welland
Address & Map
50444 Philips Rd SW
Wainfleet, ON L0S 1V0
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Intersection Phillips Rd and Forks Rd
Mailing Address PO Box 871 
Welland, ON L3B 5Y5
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) A non-profit, charitable organization dedicated to providing opportunities year round for children with cancer who are treated at the McMaster Children's Hospital. Provides continuity by offering all the same events and support for parents of children who are either on or off treatment, as well as for bereaved Help a Child Smile parents.
Hours Call for information
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and under 
Any child with cancer being treated at the cancer unit at the McMaster Children's Hospital, Hamilton, Ontario.
Application Apply through website or through social workers at the McMaster Children's Hospital.
Languages English
Fees Donation
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established May 1986
Funding Donations
Elections Apr or May
Meetings The Board meets every 3rd Wed of the month.
Service Categories Wish Foundations
Resources By-Laws, brochures, albums of pictures
Events Annual Christmas Party in Dec * Family events such as trips to Marineland, Blue Jays, African Lion Safari, Ti- Cats Game, Wonderland, Fishing Derby, Flambourg and Merritville Speedway, Hockey Games etc.