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Map RecordAdvocacy Centre For The Elderly Offers advocacy and assistance to seniors in dealing with government bureaucracies. 
* community legal education and a speakers bureau available 
* service is confidential 
* does not prepare wills or ... [More]
Ontario Community Legal Clinics ~ Older Adults ~ Low Income
 Affordable Housing Halton, Mailing Address 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] Halton Region Housing Advocacy Groups ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Housing Issues
Map RecordAutism Ontario, Burlington - 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]
Halton Region Disability Associations ~ Asperger's Syndrome ; Disability Associations ~ Autism
 Autism Ontario, North Halton Chapter - No Physical Address Promotes acceptance and opportunities for all individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders.  
 
* offers opportunities for parents and professionals involved with autism to share with and educate each o ... [More]
Halton North Disability Associations ~ Asperger's Syndrome ; Disability Associations ~ Autism
Map RecordBridge (The): From Prison to Community, Bridge House Major Services:  
* weekly self-help meetings in Hamilton Detention Centre 
* weekly ex-offender community program to discuss stress and anger management, positive relationships and life skills 
* wee ... [More]
Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) Anger Management ; Ex-Offender Counselling ; Ex-Offender Halfway Houses ; Ex-Offender Reentry Programs ; Family Prison Visitation Support
 Bridging the Gap, Mailing Address Provides support in: finding Ontario Works * food * alternative education * work * housing * counselling available for those who wish it 
 
Host Homes initiative matches youth with host homeowners who ... [More]
Halton Region 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
 Canada's Association for the Fifty-Plus, Halton Chapter - Mailing Address, Senior Advocacy Group A chapter of 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 hea ... [More] Halton Region Discount Programs ~ Older Adults ; Senior Advocacy Groups
Map RecordCanadian Breast Cancer Network Voices the views and concerns of breast cancer survivors and patients through promotion of information sharing, education and advocacy activities. Canada Health Related Advocacy Groups ~ Breast Cancer
Map RecordCanadian Cancer Society, Toronto - National Office * the national office deals with national policy issues and co-ordinates inter-provincial programs across Canada 
Canada Administrative Entities ~ Cancer
Map RecordCanadian Mental Health Association, Oakville - 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. 
 
Services include: 
Case Management 
* h ... [More]
Halton Region 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
Map RecordCanadian Pensioners Concerned, 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]
Ontario Senior Advocacy Groups
 Canadian Resource Centre for Victims of Crime, Mailing Address Services include: 
* helping victims and survivors obtain needed services and resources 
* assisting in dealings with post-trial agencies including: Correctional Service of Canada * Parole Board of Ca ... [More]
Canada Crime Victim/Witness Counselling ; Victim's Rights Groups
Map RecordCanadians In Support of Afghan Women * supports the Teacher Training program in Afghanistan and Afghanistan Reads program Halton Region ; Hamilton ; Peel Region ; Wellington County Women's Advocacy Groups ~ Afghan Community
Map RecordCatholic Family Services of Hamilton, Oakville, Seniors Programs - Halton Gatekeepers Program An education and early intervention program, run jointly by Catholic Family Services and Halton Region, that utilizes community referral sources to identify seniors living in severe self-neglect (know ... [More] Acton ; Burlington ; Campbellville ; Georgetown ; Halton Hills ; Milton ; Oakville Case/Care Management ~ Compulsive Hoarding ; Dementia Management ~ Compulsive Hoarding ; Geriatric Psychiatry
 Clearview Oakville Community Alliance A residents' association for the Clearview area of Oakville. Oakville - South East Oakville - Ward 3 Neighbourhood Improvement Groups
Map RecordCoalition for Persons With Disabilities Programs include: 
Employment ACCESS: 
* a one-stop employment service for all persons with disabilities who want assistance in preparing for, obtaining and maintaining competitive employment 
 
Emplo ... [More]
Dufferin County ; Halton Region ; Peel Region Comprehensive Job Assistance Centres ~ Physical Disabilities ; Sensitivity Training
Map RecordCommunity Development Halton, Burlington - Harrington Crt Major services: 
* conduct research to identify social issues and community needs 
* bring citizens, community organizations and governments together to solve community problems 
* develop awareness o ... [More]
Halton Region Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Human/Social Services Issues
Map RecordConcerned Friends of Ontario Citizens In Care Facilities Services include: 
* suggesting alternatives to institutional care  
* assistance in submitting complaints  
* support when issues involve a resident's health, safety, or threat of discharge  
* prom ... [More]
Ontario Long Term Care Ombudsman Programs
Map RecordDying With Dignity Canada Major services include: 
* informing and educating individuals about their rights to determine and choose health care options at the end of life 
 
* providing confidential counselling support and con ... [More]
Canada 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
Map RecordEaster Seals Ontario, West 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]
Halton Region 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
Map RecordEpilepsy Halton Peel Hamilton Services include: 
summer camps for children with epilepsy * client services * counselling * information and referral services * education and advocacy services for those living with seizure disorders ... [More]
Halton Region ; Hamilton ; Peel Region ; Greater Hamilton area including Haldimand/Norfolk Disability Associations ~ Epilepsy ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Epilepsy ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Epilepsy
Map RecordFACT Canada Works to promote: 
* an unbiased image of fatherhood and motherhood  
* shared and equal parenting  
* the rights of children (and future children) to a complete relationship with both parents and the ... [More]
Greater Toronto Area Political Action/Lobbying Groups ~ Parents Without Custody
 Federal Superannuates National Association, Peel-Halton and Area Branch - Mailing Address Advocates measures which are beneficial to people receiving federal superannuation pensions.  
* protects current federal superannuation pension benefits and promotes improvements 
* cooperates with o ... [More]
Halton Region ; Peel Region Pension Benefits Assistance ~ Retired Military ; Pension Benefits Assistance ~ Retired People ; Senior Advocacy Groups
 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] Canada Disease/Disability Information ~ Prader-Willi Syndrome ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Prader-Willi Syndrome ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Prader-Willi Syndrome
 Friends of Rural Communities and the Environment, Mailing Address * formed in June 2004 - involving the community selection of a Steering Committee - to oppose the St Marys Cement Group (CBM) quarry application and to protect our natural and built environments in th ... [More] Flamborough ; Halton Region Environmental Improvement Groups
 Funeral Advisory and Memorial Society, Head Office - Mailing Address * has signed agreements with a number of cooperating funeral establishments for two types of simple funerals to be made available to members 
* a prearrangement form is supplied by the Society which e ... [More]
Greater Toronto Area Funeral Societies
Map RecordHalton. Halton Region Health Department, Oakville - 1151 Bronte Rd - Halton Regional Administration Centre, 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]
Halton Region Physical Activity and Fitness Education/Promotion ~ Cancer ; Physical Activity and Fitness Education/Promotion ~ Heart Disease
Map RecordHalton. Social and Community Services Department, Oakville - 1151 Bronte Rd, Elder Services Advisory Committee An advisory body to Regional Council through the Health and Social Services Committee which has three main responsibilities: 
 
Advisory: 
* provides Regional Council with advice on policy issues and ... [More]
Halton Region Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Older Adult/Aging Issues
 Halton Down Syndrome Association, Mailing Address Helps individuals with Down syndrome reach their true potential and full enjoyment of life through services that include: 
 
* bursary program for therapies and conferences  
* new parent support  
* ... [More]
Halton Region Disease/Disability Information ~ Down Syndrome ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Down Syndrome
Map RecordHalton Support Services Major services: 
Adults (18+): 
* provides service coordination * planning/goal setting * short term and crisis counselling * short term budgeting information * assistance in finding accommodation * p ... [More]
Halton Region Case/Care Management ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Centres for Independent Living ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Supported Living Services for Adults with Disabilities ~ Developmental Disabilities
Map RecordHamilton Regional Indian Centre Major Programs: 
* family support program 
* Akwe..Go after school program (7-12 Yrs) 
* Cultural Connections for Aboriginal Youth (14-24 Yrs) homework/study after school 
* after school program (6-13 ... [More]
Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Brampton Courts ; Six Nations Reserve 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
Map RecordHealth Initiatives for Youth Hamilton Clinical services: 
* testing/treatment for sexually transmitted infections * PAP testing * pregnancy tests * pregnancy options counselling and support * immunizations 
 
Clinic birth control services ... [More]
Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) 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
Map RecordHome Suite Hope Shared Living Corp. Also offers participants: 
* integrated support in acquiring education 
* referrals to counseling 
* job skills and dignified options to achieve individual potential and financial stability 
* residen ... [More]
Halton Region Transitional Housing/Shelter
Map RecordJohn Howard Society of Hamilton, Burlington & Area * maintains a preventive focus through the provision of educational and skill-based programs for adults and youth in Hamilton and Burlington 
 
* for detailed information on Programs and Services off ... [More]
Burlington ; Hamilton (City of) Adult Diversion ; Ex-Offender Counselling ; Ex-Offender Employment Programs ; Ex-Offender Reentry Programs ; Family Prison Visitation Support ; Inmate Visitation Programs ; Juvenile Diversion
Map RecordJohn Howard Society of Peel-Halton-Dufferin, Milton Office Staff assist individuals experiencing employment, mental health, addiction, relationship, parenting or self management problems through direct service or referrals to appropriate agencies. 
 
Services ... [More]
Dufferin County ; Halton Region ; Peel Region 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 ; Prejob Guidance ~ Ex-Offenders ; Relapse Prevention Programs
Map RecordKidney Cancer Canada Peer support program * trained volunteers offer understanding, information and encouragement to patients who are newly diagnosed or facing new treatment options 
* they do not offer medical advice Pa ... [More]
Canada Disease/Disability Information ~ Renal Cancer ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Renal Cancer ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Renal Cancer
Map RecordKidney Foundation of Canada, Central Ontario Chapter Services include: 
* funding for research and related clinical education 
* providing information, referrals to services for individuals living with kidney disease 
* advocacy for access to high quali ... [More]
Greater Toronto Area ; Halton Hills ; Milton ; Oakville ; Burlington is served by the Hamilton and District Chapter 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
Map RecordLearning Disabilities Association of Halton Major services:  
* Parent support through parent support group facilitation and in school support; as needed 
* one to one remediation literacy and/or math instruction 
* keyboarding classes - childr ... [More]
Halton Region ; Hamilton Agency Based Libraries/Resource Centres ~ Learning Disabilities ; Education Advocacy Groups ~ Learning Disabilities ; Speakers/Speakers Bureaus ~ Learning Disabilities
Map RecordLinks2Care, Georgetown - Armstrong Ave - Georgetown Office, Community Social Services Programs Community Support Programs * information and referral regarding health and social service agencies, community groups and organizations, government resources  
* assistance and advocacy support to ind ... [More]
Halton Region ; Mississauga 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 ; Semi-Independent Living Residences for Adults with Disabilities ~ Older Adults ; Supported Living Services for Adults with Disabilities ; Tax Preparation Assistance ; Telephone Reassurance ; Transitional Housing/Shelter
Map RecordLinks2Care, Acton - Mill St E - Acton 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] Halton Hills 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
 Mad Students Society, No Physical Address * meet monthly and communicate through an email listserv to support each other, discover tools for self-advocacy, and connect with our history and broader social movements  
* monthly meetings current ... [More]
International ; private email discussion listserv welcomes members living anywhere in the world Mental Health Related Support Groups ~ College/University Students
Map RecordMelanoma Network of Canada Works in collaboration with medical professionals, health care agencies and other stakeholders to educate, advocate and fund for: 
* early diagnosis and effective treatment of melanoma 
* education, p ... [More]
Canada Health Related Advocacy Groups ~ Cancer ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Cancer
Map RecordMood Disorders Association of Ontario Services include:  
* information, education and support  
* peer support groups in various locations in Ontario -see website for locations  
* counselling and family support  
* recovery programs  
* ... [More]
Ontario Agency Based Libraries/Resource Centres ; Helplines/Warmlines ~ Mood Disorders ; Medical Information Lines ~ Mood Disorders ; Mental Health Related Support Groups ~ Mood Disorders
Map RecordMultiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Halton Regional Chapter, Multiple Sclerosis Support and Advocacy A non-profit organization providing assistance to those with Multiple Sclerosis.  
 
* contributes to MS Society research programs 
 
Major Services: 
* information and referral 
* one on one client ... [More]
Halton Region 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
Map RecordMuscular Dystrophy Canada, Toronto - Ontario & Nunavut Office Services provided: * education * information *advocacy * support * equipment  
Nunavut ; Ontario 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
Map RecordNational Pensioners Federation It is dedicated to stimulating public interest in the welfare of older Canadians by:  
* helping seniors maintain a life of dignity and independence * educating * counselling and advising governments ... [More]
Canada Senior Advocacy Groups
Map RecordOffice of the Provincial Advocate for Children and Youth Services offered to children or youth: 
* in conflict with the law (secure custody, detention, open custody, community supervision, probation)  
* in child welfare care (foster homes, group homes, res ... [More]
Ontario Children's Rights Groups
Map RecordOntario. Ministry of the Attorney General, Milton - 491 Steeles Ave E - Rm 235 - 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] Halton Region - including courts in Burlington and Milton Crime Witness Support ; General Crime Victim Assistance
Map RecordOntario. Seniors' Secretariat * identifies issues and trends affecting Ontario's senior population through research data, demographic projections and regular dialogue with key seniors' groups 
* also responds to a large number of ... [More]
Ontario Provincial Government Information Lines ~ Older Adult/Aging Issues
Map RecordOntario Federation for Cerebral Palsy * provides and initiates a wide range of services, resources and programs for individuals with CP and their families as well as professional organizations Major Programs Planning Services Program:  
* ... [More]
Ontario 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 Federation of Teaching Parents, Mailing Address 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] Ontario Homeschooling Associations ; Homeschooling Teaching Assistance
Map RecordOntario 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]
Ontario Senior Advocacy Groups
 Ontario Prader-Willi Syndrome Association, Mailing Address Services include: 
* information about the Prader-Willi Syndrome  
* referrals 
* advocacy initiatives 
* establishment of support groups 
* education and awareness programs 
* research support and in ... [More]
Ontario Disease/Disability Information ~ Prader-Willi Syndrome ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Prader-Willi Syndrome ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Prader-Willi Syndrome
Map RecordParkinson Society Central & Northern Ontario, Toronto Contributes to the national research program while regionally offering support services, information and specialized programs to ease the burden for those living with this chronic, degenerative neurol ... [More] Central Ontario ; Northern Ontario ; Northwestern Ontario ; 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 Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Parkinson's Disease
Map RecordPKD Foundation of Canada, Hamilton Chapter, Polycystic Kidney Disease Support and Education Local chapter activites include: 
* regular meetings where patients connect and help each other cope with the emotional aspects of a PKD diagnosis and find the local resources they need 
* host semina ... [More]
Guelph ; Halton Region ; Hamilton ; Niagara Region Disease/Disability Information ~ Kidney Disease ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Kidney Disease
Map RecordPollution 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.  
 
... [More]
Canada Environmental Improvement Groups
Map RecordSalvation Army, Guelph, Correctional and Justice Services Institutional chaplaincy includes:  
* leading and conducting chapel services and Bible study groups  
* one-on-one interviews  
* pastoral care  
* spiritual counselling  
* literature distribution  
... [More]
Milton Family Prison Visitation Support ; Inmate Social Service Programs ; Inmate Visitation Programs ; Prison Ministries
Map RecordSalvation Army, Oakville - Rebecca St, Community and Family Services Community Family Services include: 
* social services 
* emergency food assistance, food bank * case management 
* spiritual counselling 
* summer camp assistance 
* emergency shelter * budget counsel ... [More]
Oakville Family Support Centres/Outreach ~ Christian Churches ~ Salvationist Community ; Pastoral Counselling
Map RecordSexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head Office An agency that provides free, confidential, non-judgmental, 24 hour support and counselling services for male, female and transgender survivors of violence including childhood sexual abuse.  
 
* the ... [More]
Halton Region 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
 Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Acton Satellite Office - Unpublished An agency that provides free, confidential, non-judgmental, 24 hour support and counselling services for male, female and transgender survivors of violence including childhood sexual abuse.  
 
* this ... [More]
Halton Region 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
 Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Burlington Satellite Office - Unpublished An agency that provides free, confidential, non-judgmental, 24 hour support and counselling services for male, female and transgender survivors of violence including childhood sexual abuse.  
 
* this ... [More]
Halton Region 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
 Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Georgetown Satellite Office - Unpublished An agency that provides free, confidential, non-judgmental, 24 hour support and counselling services for male, female and transgender survivors of violence including childhood sexual abuse.  
 
* this ... [More]
Halton Region 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
 Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Milton Satellite Office - Unpublished An agency that provides free, confidential, non-judgmental, 24 hour support and counselling services for male, female and transgender survivors of violence including childhood sexual abuse.  
 
* this ... [More]
Halton Region 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
 Spanish Speaking Association of Halton, Mailing Address * create opportunities, programs or services in the community * introduce, promote and preserve cultural and artistic expressions, experiences and abilities of Latin Americans to enrich Canadian soci ... [More] Halton Region Cultural Heritage Groups ~ Spanish Community ; Neighbourhood Welcoming Services ~ Spanish Community
Map RecordSpina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Association of Ontario Programs & services:  
* toll-free help line for support and information 
* one-to-one support through a linking program 
* regional support and social groups 
* youth, adult & parent support 
* scho ... [More]
Ontario 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
Map RecordSpinal Cord Injury Ontario, Toronto - Head Office Services include: 
Peer Support Programs 
* link individuals and families with SCI Ontario's Peer Support volunteers for mutual support 
 
Outreach Attendant Services Program  
* a community based no ... [More]
Ontario Disability Associations ~ Paraplegia
Map RecordUnicef 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] Ontario Children's Rights Groups
Map RecordUnited Senior Citizens of Ontario, Toronto * encourages and assists in the formation of senior citizens clubs 
* provides information, assistance, and referrals, to member groups 
* makes recommendations to government on the problems and needs ... [More]
Ontario Senior Advocacy Groups
Map RecordWhite Ribbon Campaign * encourages them to examine their own attitudes and behaviour, and to wear a white ribbon as a pledge never to commit, condone, or remain silent about violence against women 
* campaign's motto is: " ... [More]
Canada 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
Map RecordWomen of Halton Action Movement * very issue-specific and usually communicates through e-mail  
* helps coordinate International Women's Day celebrations in March
Halton Region Women's Advocacy Groups