Our Impact

The Bernard Betel Centre has over 120 programs each week, serving over 5,000 seniors each year. Here are just some of our statistics from 2018.

  • Have been serving seniors in the community for 54 years.
  • 2,262 active members.
  • 1,402 members live in the City of Toronto, 815 members living in York Region.
  • Over 120 programs and events each week including recreation, education, health promotion, language, special events, trips and travel, and community support services.
  • 350 community volunteers gave 23,600 hours of service.
  • 77 corporate volunteers gave 330 hours of service.
  • 55,861 meals on wheels delivered to the community.
  • 17 Healthy at Home sites, bringing programs and healthy kosher lunches to over 3,800 isolated seniors since inception.
  • 45 at-risk seniors and elder abuse victims accessed services and support.
  • 960 clients received assistance with applications, forms, information and referrals.
  • 351 Holocaust survivors attend our monthly Café Europa program.
  • 1,303 Chiropody patients accessed needed foot care services.