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|Organization / Program Name(s)||Description - Short||Service Categories||Areas Served|
|Advocacy Centre For The Elderly||A community based legal clinic for low income senior citizens providing representation in cases such as long term care, elder abuse, pensions, and mental capacity.
* offers advocacy and assistance ... [More]
|Community Legal Clinics ~ Older Adults ~ Low Income||Ontario|
|Affordable Housing Halton||A community-based nonprofit charitable organization committed to creating awareness for the creation of affordable housing for low and modest income residents and to alleviating the problems of homele ... [More]||Housing Advocacy Groups ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Housing Issues||Halton Region|
|Autism Ontario, Halton Chapter||Promotes acceptance and opportunities for all individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders.
* provide opportunities for parents and professionals to share information and educate each other through a ... [More]
|Disability Associations ~ Asperger's Syndrome ; Disability Associations ~ Autism||Halton Region|
|Bridge: From Prison to Community, Hamilton||A charitable organization that offers rehabilitation assistance and pastoral care to prisoners, ex-offenders, and victims of crime and the families of both. * provides a link between inmates, their fa ... [More]||Anger Management ; Ex-Offender Counselling ; Ex-Offender Halfway Houses ; Ex-Offender Reentry Programs ; Family Prison Visitation Support||Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of)|
|Bridging the Gap||Nonprofit community-based program serving youth ages 16 to 24, who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.
* confidential service
* family members not informed when youth seek assistance
Provi ... [More]
|Case/Care Management ~ Young Adults ; Housing Search and Information ~ Young Adults ; Outreach Programs ~ Young Adults ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Young Adults ; Street Outreach Programs ~ Young Adults ; Transitional Housing/Shelter ~ Young Adults||Halton Region|
|Canada's Association for the Fifty-Plus (CARP), Halton Chapter||A national, non-partisan, nonprofit organization committed to advocating for a 'A New Vision of Aging for Canada' social change that will bring financial security, equitable access to health care and ... [More]||Discount Programs ~ Older Adults ; Senior Advocacy Groups||Halton Region|
|Canadian Breast Cancer Network / Réseau canadien du cancer du sein||A national network and a voice of breast cancer survivors, its mission is to provide a national link between all groups and individuals concerned about breast cancer and to represent the concerns of a ... [More]||Health Related Advocacy Groups ~ Breast Cancer||Canada|
|Canadian Cancer Society, National Office||A community-based organization of volunteers whose mission is the eradication of cancer and the enhancement of the quality of life of people living with cancer.
* the national office deals with nat ... [More]
|Administrative Entities ~ Cancer||Canada|
|Canadian Cultural Society of the Deaf||A society which promotes Deaf culture and heritage in Ontario, and encourages Deaf people's contributions to the fields of art, drama and literature.
Strengthens family ties between parents and the ... [More]
|Cultural Heritage Groups ~ Disability Associations ~ Hearing Loss||Ontario|
|Canadian Mental Health Association, Halton Region Branch, Head Office||Offers programs to people who have mental health and/or addiction concerns who want to improve their health and quality of life and become more independent.
* h ... [More]
|Community Mental Health Agencies ; Correctional Services ~ Mental Health Issues ; Mental Health Associations ; Mental Health Drop In Centres ; Mental Health Hotlines ; Mental Health Related Support Groups||Halton Region|
|Canadian Pensioners Concerned Inc, Ontario Division||A volunteer group of seniors who are actively involved in ensuring that the concerns of seniors are heard and acted upon.
* strives to ensure that the necessary systems to support health and well- ... [More]
|Senior Advocacy Groups||Ontario|
|Canadian Resource Centre for Victims of Crime||A telephone and online resource.
* advocates for victims and survivors of serious crime in Canada
* helping victims and survivors obtain needed services and resources
* assist ... [More]
|Crime Victim/Witness Counselling ; Victim's Rights Groups||Canada|
|Canadians In Support of Afghan Women||A voluntary Canadian solidarity group committed to raising awareness and funds to empower the women of Afghanistan in their struggle for human rights.
* chapter of Canadian Women for Women in Afgha ... [More]
|Women's Advocacy Groups ~ Afghan Community||Halton Region ; Hamilton ; Peel Region ; Wellington County|
|Catholic Family Services of Hamilton, Seniors Programs, Halton Gatekeepers Program||A non-profit family service agency that provides a range of services related to social problems that disrupt individual and family living. Services provided to all faiths and cultures.
An educatio ... [More]
|Case/Care Management ~ Compulsive Hoarding ; Dementia Management ~ Compulsive Hoarding ; Geriatric Psychiatry||Acton ; Burlington ; Campbellville ; Georgetown ; Halton Hills ; Milton ; Oakville|
|Clearview Oakville Community Alliance||A residents' association for the Clearview area of Oakville.||Neighbourhood Improvement Groups||Oakville - South East Oakville - Ward 3|
|Coalition for Persons With Disabilities, Peel, Halton, Dufferin||A not-for-profit community-based partnership of persons with disabilities and community groups working collaboratively to affect positive changes for persons with disabilities.
|Comprehensive Job Assistance Centres ~ Physical Disabilities ; Sensitivity Training||Dufferin County ; Halton Region ; Peel Region|
|Community Development Halton||Engages in social planning for Halton Region, helping communities identify strengths and weaknesses and determine ways to improve the quality of life in the community. Also supports non-profit agencie ... [More]||Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Human/Social Services Issues||Halton Region|
|Concerned Friends of Ontario Citizens In Care Facilities||Offers advice and consultation on care issues for anyone seeking a long-term care home placement or experiencing concerns with a long term care setting (including residents and friends, or families of ... [More]||Long Term Care Ombudsman Programs||Ontario|
|Dying With Dignity Canada||A charitable organization who's aim is to improve the quality of dying for all Canadians in accordance with their own wishes, values, and beliefs.
Major services include:
* informing and educatin ... [More]
|Agency Based Libraries/Resource Centres ~ Death and Dying Issues ; Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care ; General Health Education Programs ~ Death and Dying Issues ; Living Wills ; Right to Die Groups ; Terminal Illness Counselling||Canada|
|Easter Seals Ontario, Western Region, Dufferin County and Halton Region District||Easter Seals Ontario is dedicated to helping children, youth and young adults with physical disabilities achieve their full individual potential and future independence.
Fund disability solutions t ... [More]
|Assistive Technology Equipment Acquisition Assistance ~ Young Adults ~ Physical Disabilities ; Assistive Technology Equipment Acquisition Assistance ~ Youth ~ Physical Disabilities ; Incontinence Supplies ~ Medical Expense Assistance ; Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Disabilities ~ Young Adults ~ Physical Disabilities ; Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Disabilities ~ Youth ~ Physical Disabilities ; Student Financial Aid ~ Physical Disabilities ; Therapeutic Camps ~ Young Adults ~ Physical Disabilities ; Therapeutic Camps ~ Youth ~ Physical Disabilities ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Physical Disabilities||Halton Region|
|Epilepsy Halton Peel Hamilton||A charitable association dedicated to promoting independence and optimal quality of life for children and adults living with epilepsy and their families through information, support services, advocacy ... [More]||Disability Associations ~ Epilepsy ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Epilepsy ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Epilepsy||Halton Region ; Hamilton ; Peel Region ; Greater Hamilton area including Haldimand/Norfolk|
|FACT Canada, Non Custodial Parents' and Childrens' Rights Organization, Toronto Chapter||F.A.C.T. is a moderate lobby group that is inclusive of both genders, all races, colours, creeds and denominations and dedicated to:
* promoting an unbiased image of fatherhood and motherhood
* sha ... [More]
|Political Action/Lobbying Groups ~ Parents Without Custody||Greater Toronto Area|
|Federal Superannuates National Association, Peel-Halton and Area Branch||Advocates measures which are beneficial to people receiving federal superannuation pensions.
* protects current federal superannuation pension benefits and promotes improvements
* cooperates with o ... [More]
|Pension Benefits Assistance ~ Retired Military ; Pension Benefits Assistance ~ Retired People ; Senior Advocacy Groups||Halton Region ; Peel Region|
|Foundation for Prader Willi Research Canada||Composed of parents, family members, researchers, and others from BC, Alberta, Ontario, PEI and across Canada, who are interested in addressing the many issues related to Prader Willi Syndrome, includ ... [More]||Disease/Disability Information ~ Prader-Willi Syndrome ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Prader-Willi Syndrome ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Prader-Willi Syndrome||Canada|
|Friends of Rural Communities and the Environment||A federally registered not for profit corporation. It is a citizen-based advocacy group with hundreds of supporters in Campbellville, Kilbride, rural Milton, Mountsberg, Freelton, and Carlisle.
* ... [More]
|Environmental Improvement Groups||Flamborough ; Halton Region|
|Funeral Advisory and Memorial Society, Head Office||A non-profit consumer organization which offers bias-free consumer advice for arranging simple, dignified and moderately priced funerals.
* has signed agreements with a number of cooperating funer ... [More]
|Funeral Societies||Greater Toronto Area|
|Halton. Halton Region Health Department, Chronic Disease Prevention Program||The Chronic Disease Prevention Team provides consultation, programs, services, and resources on nutrition for all ages.
Programs and services offered include:
* Community Food Advisor Program ... [More]
|Physical Activity and Fitness Education/Promotion ~ Cancer ; Physical Activity and Fitness Education/Promotion ~ Heart Disease||Halton Region|
|Halton. Social and Community Services Department, Elder Services Advisory Committee||An advisory body to Regional Council through the Health and Social Services Committee which has three main responsibilities:
* provides Regional Council with advice on policy issues and ... [More]
|Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Older Adult/Aging Issues||Halton Region|
|Halton Down Syndrome Association||A volunteer, self help, charity, working to improve the quality of life for people with Down syndrome.
* mission is to help individuals with Down syndrome reach their true potential and full enjoyme ... [More]
|Disease/Disability Information ~ Down Syndrome ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Down Syndrome||Halton Region|
|Halton Support Services||Provides supportive services to children and adults with developmental disabilities and to their families.
* provides service coordination * planning/goal setting * ... [More]
|Case/Care Management ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Centres for Independent Living ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Supported Living Services for Adults with Disabilities ~ Developmental Disabilities||Halton Region|
|Hamilton Regional Indian Centre||A non-profit agency existing to administer and implement programs to serve and meet the needs of the aboriginal community. The organization also works toward providing cultural sensitivity awareness ... [More]||Aboriginal Employment Programs ; Adult Basic Education ~ First Nations Communities ; Adult Literacy Programs ~ First Nations Communities ; Alcoholism Counselling ~ First Nations Communities ; Computer and Related Technology Classes ~ First Nations Communities ; Drug Abuse Counselling ~ First Nations Communities ; Family Support Centres/Outreach ~ First Nations Communities ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Aboriginal Issues||Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Brampton Courts ; Six Nations Reserve|
|Health Initiatives for Youth Hamilton||A non-profit registered charitable organization that provides sexual and reproductive health services.
* dedicated to empowering the diverse youth of Hamilton and Halton region to make healthy lif ... [More]
|Body Image Education ; Childbirth Education ; Community Health Centres ~ Young Adults ; Drop In Centres ~ Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Individuals ; Family Life Education ; Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Social Clubs ; General Sexuality/Reproductive Health Education ~ Young Adults ; Safer Sex Education ~ Young Adults ; Sexually Transmitted Disease Treatment ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Reproductive Issues ; Teen Family Planning Programs ; Teen Pregnancy Prevention||Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of)|
|Home Suite Hope Shared Living Corporation||Responds to Halton single parent families in housing crisis by providing stable, affordable transitional accommodation.
Also offers participants:
* integrated support in acquiring education
* r ... [More]
|Transitional Housing/Shelter||Halton Region|
|John Howard Society of Hamilton, Burlington & Area||Provides direct service to individuals who are involved in the Criminal Justice System, or who are at risk of becoming involved and/or their families.
* maintains a preventive focus through the p ... [More]
|Adult Diversion ; Ex-Offender Counselling ; Ex-Offender Employment Programs ; Ex-Offender Reentry Programs ; Family Prison Visitation Support ; Inmate Visitation Programs ; Juvenile Diversion||Burlington ; Hamilton (City of)|
|John Howard Society of Peel-Halton-Dufferin, Milton Office||An organization that provides services for youth and adult men and women who are in conflict with the law.
* staff assist individuals experiencing employment, mental health, addiction, relationshi ... [More]
|Alcohol Abuse Education/Prevention ~ Adolescents ; Anger Management ; Bail Supervision Programs ; Career Counselling ~ Ex-Offenders ; Comprehensive Information and Referral ~ Ex-Offenders ; Drug Abuse Education/Prevention ~ Adolescents ; Ex-Offender Counselling ; Job Information ~ Ex-Offenders ; Job Search Resource Centres ~ Ex-Offenders ; Relapse Prevention Programs ; Resume Preparation Assistance ~ Ex-Offenders||Dufferin County ; Halton Region ; Peel Region|
|Kidney Cancer Canada||A charitable patient-led support organization established to improve the quality of life for patients and their families living with kidney cancer. They are the first Canadian-based kidney cancer supp ... [More]||Disease/Disability Information ~ Renal Cancer ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Renal Cancer ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Renal Cancer||Canada|
|Kidney Foundation of Canada, Ontario Branch, Central Ontario Chapter||A national volunteer organization dedicated to improving the health and quality of life of people living with kidney disease.
* funding for research and related clinical educatio ... [More]
|Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Kidney Disease ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Kidney Disease ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Kidney Disease ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Kidney Disease||Greater Toronto Area ; Halton Hills ; Milton ; Oakville ; Burlington is served by the Hamilton and District Chapter|
|Learning Disabilities Association of Halton||A voluntary organization providing support, resources and services to children, youth, adults, parents, caregivers, educational providers and support workers impacted by or working with those impacted ... [More]||Agency Based Libraries/Resource Centres ~ Learning Disabilities ; Education Advocacy Groups ~ Learning Disabilities ; Speakers/Speakers Bureaus ~ Learning Disabilities||Halton Region ; Hamilton|
|Links2Care, Georgetown Office, Community Social Services Programs||A charitable, not for profit, multi-service agency whose services help seniors and permanently disabled adults live independently and safely in their homes. Community Support Programs: * information a ... [More]||Case/Care Management ~ Older Adults ; Case/Care Management ~ People With Disabilities ; Christmas Baskets ; Comprehensive Information and Referral ; Congregate Meals/Nutrition Sites ; Directory/Resource List Publication ; Friendly Visiting ; Home Delivered Meals ; Home Maintenance and Minor Repair Services ; Supported Living Services for Adults with Disabilities ; Tax Preparation Assistance ; Telephone Reassurance ; Transitional Housing/Shelter||Halton Hills|
|Links2Care, Acton Office||A charitable, not for profit, multi-service agency whose services help seniors and permanently disabled adults live independently and safely in their homes. Community Support Programs: * information a ... [More]||Case/Care Management ~ Older Adults ; Case/Care Management ~ People With Disabilities ; Congregate Meals/Nutrition Sites ; Friendly Visiting ; Home Delivered Meals ; Home Maintenance and Minor Repair Services ; Tax Preparation Assistance ; Transitional Housing/Shelter||Halton Hills|
|Mad Students Society||A community of students who are attending or planning to attend post-secondary or adult education institutions and have personal past/present experiences with psychiatric/mental health systems.
* ... [More]
|Mental Health Related Support Groups ~ College/University Students||International ; private email discussion listserv welcomes members living anywhere in the world|
|Melanoma Network of Canada||A national patient-led organization dedicated to the prevention and elimination of melanoma.
Works in collaboration with medical professionals, health care agencies and other stakeholders to educa ... [More]
|Health Related Advocacy Groups ~ Cancer ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Cancer||Canada|
|Mood Disorders Association of Ontario||A self help association offering peer support for people dealing with depression and/or bipolar disorder (manic depression) and their families and friends.
quarterly information ... [More]
|Agency Based Libraries/Resource Centres ; Mental Health Related Support Groups ~ Mood Disorders||Ontario|
|Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Halton Regional Chapter||A non-profit organization providing assistance to those with Multiple Sclerosis. * contributes to MS Society research programs
* information and referral
* one on one client meet ... [More]
|Assistive Technology Equipment Acquisition Assistance ~ Multiple Sclerosis ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Multiple Sclerosis ; Fundraising Campaigns ~ Multiple Sclerosis ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Multiple Sclerosis ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Multiple Sclerosis||Halton Region|
|Muscular Dystrophy Canada, Ontario & Nunavut Office||A non-profit organization committed to finding a cure for neuromuscular disorders through well-funded research. Volunteers and staff raise funds to enhance lives, support independence and full partic ... [More]||Assistive Technology Equipment Acquisition Assistance ~ Muscular Dystrophy ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Muscular Dystrophy ; Fundraising Campaigns ~ Muscular Dystrophy ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Muscular Dystrophy ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Muscular Dystrophy||Nunavut ; Ontario|
|National Pensioners Federation||The NPF is a democratic, non-partisan, non-sectarian, and non-racial organization, formed in 1945.
It is dedicated to stimulating public interest in the welfare of older Canadians by:
* helping ... [More]
|Senior Advocacy Groups||Canada|
|Office of the Provincial Advocate for Children and Youth||The function of the Advocate is to promote the rights of children in care and to provide advocacy for children and youth:
* who are seeking or receiving approved services under the Child and Family S ... [More]
|Children's Rights Groups||Ontario|
|Ontario. Ministry of the Attorney General, Victims and Vulnerable Persons Division, Victim Witness Assistance Program||Provides information and services to Halton residents to assist both child and adult victims/witnesses of crime to participate effectively in the criminal justice process. The program focuses primari ... [More]||Crime Witness Support ; General Crime Victim Assistance||Halton Region - including courts in Burlington and Milton|
|Ontario. Seniors' Secretariat||Influences and supports policy development across all government activities on behalf of Ontario's seniors.
* identifies issues and trends affecting Ontario's senior population through research data, ... [More]
|Provincial Government Information Lines ~ Older Adult/Aging Issues||Ontario|
|Ontario Federation for Cerebral Palsy||An organization committed to supporting independence, inclusion, choice and full integration of all persons with cerebral palsy in Ontario.
* provides and initiates a wide range of services, resour ... [More]
|Assistive Technology Equipment Acquisition Assistance ~ Cerebral Palsy ; Clothing Donation Programs ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Cerebral Palsy ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Cerebral Palsy ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Cerebral Palsy||Ontario|
|Ontario Federation of Teaching Parents||Non-profit group run by volunteers that provides information about home learning, enables networking among its members, and serves as an advocacy group and link between the homeschooling community and ... [More]||Homeschooling Associations ; Homeschooling Teaching Assistance||Ontario|
|Ontario Gerontology Association||A voluntary, not for profit, charitable organization dedicated to improving the quality of life of older people through research, education, advocacy, and related initiatives.
The focus is on Posit ... [More]
|Senior Advocacy Groups||Ontario|
|Ontario Prader-Willi Syndrome Association||Provides support, guidance and resource materials to parents and guardians of people with Prader-Willi Syndrome in order to enhance their quality of life.
* information about th ... [More]
|Disease/Disability Information ~ Prader-Willi Syndrome ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Prader-Willi Syndrome ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Prader-Willi Syndrome||Ontario|
|Parkinson Society Central & Northern Ontario||A national, not-for-profit, volunteer based charity with more than 240 chapters and many support groups working nationwide.
* Central & Northern Ontario region contributes to the national research pr ... [More]
|Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Parkinson's Disease||Ontario - central and northern areas ; including Algoma; Cochrane; Durham; Frontenac; Greater Sudbury; Haliburton; Halton; Hamilton; Hastings; Kawartha Lakes; Kenora; Lennox and Addington; Manitoulin; Muskoka; Niagara; Nipissing; Northumberland; Parry Sound; Peel; Peterborough; Prince Edward; Rainy River; Simcoe; Sudbury; Thunder Bay; Timiskaming; Toronto; York; and the City of Guelph|
|Peel Halton Workforce Development Group||A nonpartisan, not-for-profit community-based organization.
* one of 25 local training and adjustment boards set up across Ontario to play a leadership role in local labour force development and to ... [More]
|Job Development||Halton Region ; Peel Region|
|PKD Foundation of Canada, Hamilton Chapter||A registered charity that offers support and education about polycystic kidney disease for PKD patients, their families and friends.
Local chapter activites include:
* regular meetings where patie ... [More]
|Disease/Disability Information ~ Kidney Disease ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Kidney Disease||Guelph ; Halton Region ; Hamilton ; Niagara Region|
|Pollution Probe||A national, non-profit environmental group dedicated to achieving positive and tangible environmental change.
Presently focusing on clean air and water, climate change and energy conservation.
|Environmental Improvement Groups||Canada|
|Salvation Army, Oakville - Rebecca St, Community and Family Services||The largest non-governmental direct provider of social services in Canada, serving Oakville and the surrounding community.
Community Family Services include:
* social services
* emergency food as ... [More]
|Family Support Centres/Outreach ~ Christian Churches ~ Salvationist Community ; Pastoral Counselling||Oakville|
|Salvation Army, Maplehurst Correctional Centre, Correctional and Justice Services||Provides institutional services to the incarcerated.
Institutional chaplaincy includes: leading and conducting chapel services and Bible study groups * one-on-one interviews * pastoral care * spiri ... [More]
|Family Prison Visitation Support ; Inmate Social Service Programs ; Inmate Visitation Programs ; Prison Ministries||Milton|
|Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton||An agency that provides free, confidential, non-judgmental, 24 hour support and counselling services for male, female and transgender survivors of sexual violence.
* 24-hour cri ... [More]
|Adult Sexual Assault Prevention ; Crime Victim Accompaniment Services ; Sexual Assault Counselling ~ Men ; Sexual Assault Counselling ~ Women ; Sexual Assault Hotlines ; Women's Advocacy Groups ~ Sexual Assault Issues||Halton Region|
|Spanish Speaking Association of Halton||A volunteer based organization dedicated to increasing public awareness and understanding of culture, heritage, diversity and issues affecting Spanish speaking communities in Halton and developing cou ... [More]||Cultural Heritage Groups ~ Spanish Community ; Neighbourhood Welcoming Services ~ Spanish Community||Halton Region|
|Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Association of Ontario||Goal is to build awareness and drive education, research, support, care and advocacy to help find a cure and continue to improve the quality of life of individuals with spina bifida and/or hydrocephal ... [More]||Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Hydrocephalus ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Spina Bifida ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Hydrocephalus ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Spina Bifida||Ontario|
|Spinal Cord Injury Ontario, Head Office||Dedicated to assisting persons with spinal cord injuries and other physical disabilities to achieve independence, self reliance and full community participation.
Peer Support Pro ... [More]
|Disability Associations ~ Paraplegia||Ontario|
|TEACH||A self-help education centre for consumer/survivors, family and caregivers, teaching each other by providing information, resources, advocacy and support.
Consumer Support Initiative * covers all ... [More]
|Mental Health Related Support Groups||Halton Region ; Mississauga|
|Unicef Canada, Ontario Region||UNICEF serves children by advocating for the protection of their rights, by helping meet their basic needs for survival and by expanding their opportunities so they can reach their full potential as h ... [More]||Children's Rights Groups||Ontario|
|United Senior Citizens of Ontario||A democratic, non-sectarian, non-partisan organization whose aim is to further the interests and promote the welfare of older people in Ontario by providing an exchange of ideas by member groups.
|Senior Advocacy Groups||Ontario|
|White Ribbon Campaign||A non-profit organization which encourages men and boys to think about the causes of violence against women.
* encourages them to examine their own attitudes and behaviour, and to wear a white rib ... [More]
|Dating Violence Prevention ~ Boys ; Dating Violence Prevention ~ Men ; Sexual Harassment Prevention ~ Boys ; Sexual Harassment Prevention ~ Men ; Spouse/Intimate Partner Abuse Prevention ~ Boys ; Spouse/Intimate Partner Abuse Prevention ~ Men||Canada|
|Women of Halton Action Movement||A non-partisan ad hoc feminist lobby and advocacy group consisting of women from various age groups, educational backgrounds, political orientations, and socio-economic status who lobby on local throu ... [More]||Women's Advocacy Groups||Halton Region|