Our Work

Economic DevelopmentEconomic Development
Expanding economic opportunities allows women and men to lift themselves from poverty.
Emergency ReliefEmergency Relief
Meeting urgent, life-saving needs; providing long-term rehabilitation programs; and preparing communities for future disasters.
Food SecurityHealthy Food and Nutrition
Working to ensure families have a sustainable supply of healthy and nutritious food for today and tomorrow.
Maternal and Child HealthMaternal and Child Health
Fighting poverty starts with a safe pregnancy and childbirth and supporting mothers to raise healthy children.     

Our development and humanitarian programs are comprehensive, incorporating such elements as climate change adaptation; village savings and loans associations; water, sanitation and hygiene; HIV/AIDS prevention; support for refugees and displaced people; and expanding education opportunities.

CARE Canada places a special focus on working with women and girls, as they are disproportionately affected by poverty. Gender equality and women’s empowerment initiatives are central to everything that we do. Learn more.