Forestdale Helping Hands

Our associates and residents have been watching recent news about Haiti and wanted to find a way to help those in need. Thousands have been fleeing an escalating humanitarian crisis, many of whom are settling in our own backyard. Throughout the year, Forestdale Park will be raising funds and hosting drives to support the non-profit organizations who are providing invaluable aid and resources to the immigrants coming to our area, including:

Learn about the Crisis Facing Haiti

If you’re not sure exactly how to help, a great place to start is by learning about the crisis in Haiti and the challenges that are facing immigrants. Here is a collection of articles, interviews and stories that can help provide helpful background information:

How you can get involved:

Contribute to our GoFundMe Fund

Forestdale Park will be raising funds throughout the year to support area organizations who are providing invaluable aid to Haitian immigrants.

Forestdale Park’s GoFundMe

Support Local Non-Profits

There are opportunities in our own backyard to make a real difference for Haitian immigrants:

Forestdale Park supports Haitian immigrants with ‘Helping Hands’ clothing drive

Forestdale Park Senior Living recently hosted a clothing drive for the Immigrant Family Services Institute (IFSI) in support of Haitian immigrants in need. A team of residents and staff from the assisted living community dropped off donations of new and lightly used clothing to the newly opened Malden location, making for a highly rewarding experience.

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