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Map RecordAbrigo Centre

Map RecordAbrigo CentreToronto Downtown West Multiservice agency * liaison with Portuguese-speaking communities Community development -- information and referral, assistance with forms * youth programs including school outreach workshops * settl ... [More]

Map RecordAdvocacy Centre for the Elderly

Map RecordAdvocacy Centre for the ElderlyToronto Downtown Central Community legal clinic * representation in cases involving issues of particular importance to seniors, such as long term care, hospital discharge issues, elder abuse, government pensions, income maint ... [More]

Map RecordCanada. Office of the Federal Ombudsman for Victims of Crime

Map RecordCanada. Office of the Federal Ombudsman for Victims of CrimeOttawa (City of) * Facilitates access of victims to existing federal programs and services by providing them with information and referrals * Addresses complaints of victims about compliance with the provisions of the ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support Services

Map RecordCanadian Cancer Society, Halton Community Office, Cancer Support ServicesBurlington Major services: Cancer support * matches cancer patients and their caregivers with volunteers who have been through the same experiences * service available in English, French and many other languages ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Hearing Society, Counselling Services

Map RecordCanadian Hearing Society, Counselling ServicesHamilton Central Offers a wide range of services at locations across Ontario to support to individuals and their families. Services offered: * Connect Counselling Service * General Support Services * Hearing Care Coun ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Resource Centre for Victims of Crime

Map RecordCanadian Resource Centre for Victims of CrimeOttawa Assist victims and survivors of violent crimes by helping them: * Obtain needed services and resources * Deal with post-trial agencies such as Correctional Service of Canada and the National Parole Bo ... [More]

Map RecordCentre for Equality Rights in Accommodation

Map RecordCentre for Equality Rights in AccommodationToronto Downtown Central Assists people and groups facing discrimination in housing Eviction prevention information and assistance * promotes access to safe and decent housing, and enforcement of human rights in housing * inf ... [More]

Map RecordGood Shepherd Centres, Notre Dame House

Map RecordGood Shepherd Centres, Notre Dame HouseHamilton Central Offers shelter services, a resource center, and a school serving at-risk youth. Services include: * 24 Hour a day intake and admissions * Meets basic needs by providing all meals and snacks, clothing, ... [More]

Map RecordHIV & AIDS Legal Clinic Ontario

Map RecordHIV & AIDS Legal Clinic OntarioToronto Downtown Central Community legal clinic * advice, representation, referrals, advocacy * areas of law include privacy, social assistance, immigration, housing/tenant, pensions, Employment Insurance (EI), private insura ... [More]

Map RecordInterval House of Hamilton, Waterdown - 17 Main St, Flamborough Women's Resource Centre

Map RecordInterval House of Hamilton, Waterdown - 17 Main St, Flamborough Women's Resource CentreWaterdown Provides support services for women including information and referrals, individual counselling, legal advocacy and support, women's groups, transitional support for abuse, employment counseling, and ... [More]

Map RecordLearning Disabilities Association of Ontario

Map RecordLearning Disabilities Association of OntarioEtobicoke Provides resources, services, information and advocacy for people with learning disabilities and/or ADHD, parents, teachers and other professionals * encourages research

Map RecordLeukemia and Lymphoma Society of Canada - Ontario Region

Map RecordLeukemia and Lymphoma Society of Canada - Ontario RegionNorth York East Funds blood cancer research projects, provides access to information and services, creates awareness, advocates and supports people with leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's lymphoma and myeloma

Map RecordLung Cancer Canada

Map RecordLung Cancer CanadaToronto Downtown Central Support, education and awareness * support to patients and caregivers affected by lung cancer * education services for patients, caregivers and healthcare professionals * advocacy * resources

Map RecordMétis Nation of Ontario, Brampton - Credit River, Healing and Wellness

Map RecordMétis Nation of Ontario, Brampton - Credit River, Healing and WellnessBrampton Healing and wellness program including * general emotional support * friendly visiting * individual advocacy and referrals * assistance to people with disabilities access programs * nutrition and fitn ... [More]

Map RecordMood Disorders Association of Ontario

Map RecordMood Disorders Association of OntarioToronto Downtown North Information, education and support * counselling and family support * peer support groups -- see website for locations * advocacy * recovery programs, including peer support drop-in groups, Wellness R ... [More]

Map RecordNative Canadian Centre of Toronto

Map RecordNative Canadian Centre of TorontoToronto Downtown North Senior's program -- outreach to Indigenous seniors and people with disabilities * social safety visits and reassurance check * congregate dining * friendly visiting * In-Home personal support -- pers ... [More]

Map RecordOntario Aboriginal HIV/AIDS Strategy

Map RecordOntario Aboriginal HIV/AIDS StrategyToronto Downtown Central Advocates for Indigenous Canadians with HIV/AIDS * HIV/AIDS education and training to Indigenous organizations * health promotion and outreach services * referrals and assistance in obtaining services

Map RecordOntario Child Advocate, Toronto Office

Map RecordOntario Child Advocate, Toronto OfficeToronto Downtown Central Protects the rights and interests of children and youth * mediates complaints * identifies systemic problems affecting youth * advises ministries of gaps in service delivery * investigates individual ... [More]

Ontario Prader-Willi Syndrome Association

 Ontario Prader-Willi Syndrome AssociationYork Information resources, publications, conferences, support for families, advocacy and supports medical research for people with Prader-Willi Syndrome

Map RecordOntario. Office of the Worker Adviser, Mississauga Office

Map RecordOntario. Office of the Worker Adviser, Mississauga OfficeMississauga Advocacy * summary advice and representation through all stages of the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board claims process or the Workplace Safety and Insurance Appeals Tribunal * information on polic ... [More]

Map RecordSchizophrenia Society of Ontario, Provincial/Toronto Office

Map RecordSchizophrenia Society of Ontario, Provincial/Toronto OfficeToronto Downtown Central Support and education * Ask the Expert (ATE) -- telephone, online and in-person support service, including information and counselling on first episode or new diagnosis, managing schizophrenia/psychos ... [More]

Map RecordSickle Cell Association of Ontario

Map RecordSickle Cell Association of OntarioScarborough North Education and counselling for people living with or supporting someone affected by Sickle Cell Disease (includes Sickle Cell Anemia, Sickle Cell SC, Sickle Beta Thalassemia and the Sickle Cell Trait) ... [More]

Map RecordThe Women's Centre of Halton, Oakville, One-on-one Support Services

Map RecordThe Women's Centre of Halton, Oakville, One-on-one Support ServicesOakville One-on-one support services include: Mental health advocate: * for women struggling with depression, anxiety or other undiagnosed mental health challenges and are in need of mental health supports Dro ... [More]

Map RecordWelcome In Drop In Centre

Map RecordWelcome In Drop In CentreGuelph Volunteer run drop-in centre provides: * 2 full meals a day, light breakfast and snacks * support and liasion with social services * emergency transportation costs assistance * assistance with many ba ... [More]

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