Financial Assistance

Ruth Gertner Memorial Fund

The Ruth Gertner Memorial Fund, established by her family, provides assistance to any low-income adult who qualifies and needs financial aid to participate in any of LIFE’s courses or programs.

LIFE’s Ombuddy will assist members who have special financial needs. If you are experiencing difficulties paying your fees, or if you have any other problems you wish to discuss confidentially, please contact the LIFE Ombuddy, Jack Marmer at

For all other inquiries, call the LIFE office at 416 979-5000, ext. 556989