Community Information Services
Community Information Services is a United Way partnership with the City and County of Peterborough to deliver timely and relevant
information and referral services to local residents and organizations and to promote community volunteerism.
Community Information Services provides referral services to individuals looking for information on human and social services,
as well as volunteer opportunities in Peterborough and surrounding area. Click to download our brochure.
- United Way of Peterborough & District launches 211 Peterborough More than 135,000 City and County residents can now dial 2-1-1.
To learn more about the information services we provide, click on the list below.
A comprehensive, searchable database of community groups, organizations,
and volunteer opportunities located in or serving the City and County of Peterborough.
Residents looking for community information or organizations seeking to promote their services
and volunteer opportunities should visit www.fourinfo.com.
Non-Profit Resource Library
Imagine Canada-John Hodgson Library and United Way of Peterborough & District are working together to provide local
community based organizations with access to useful information, resources and training. The Non-Profit Library Network (NLN)
provides free access to the largest collection of Canadian non-profit literature in the world.
What Can the Non-profit Resource Library Offer Your Agency?
- Access to your local community collection—a core collection of resources on fundraising, volunteer and HR management,
governance and much more hosted by the United Way of Peterborough & District.
- Access to John Hodgson Library’s online collection through a dedicated terminal at the United Way Office.
- Free online access to the Canadian Directory of Foundations and Grants.
Visit the United Way office, Monday to Friday from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm to access the community collection.
For more information on this project, visit the Nonprofit Library Network Commons.
To access the entire Imagine Canada-John Hodgson library collection please click here.