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Map RecordAdvancement of Women Halton

Map RecordAdvancement of Women HaltonBurlington Develops and promotes social, political, cultural and economic strategies that support gender equality locally, nationally and internationally Concerns include: * poverty * child care * violence perpe ... [More]

Map RecordCanada. Canadian Human Rights Commission

Map RecordCanada. Canadian Human Rights CommissionOttawa Administers the Canadian Human Rights Act which prohibits discrimination on the grounds of race, national or ethnic origin, colour, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, genetic characteristics, fam ... [More]

Map RecordCanada. Department for Women and Gender Equality

Map RecordCanada. Department for Women and Gender EqualityGatineau Federal government department that works to advance equality with respect to sex, sexual orientation, and gender identity or expression through the inclusion of people of all genders, including women, ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Federation of University Women, Georgetown Chapter

Map RecordCanadian Federation of University Women, Georgetown ChapterGeorgetown * most meetings open to the public at no charge * guest speakers cover a broad range of topics

Map RecordCanadian Federation of University Women, Burlington Chapter

Map RecordCanadian Federation of University Women, Burlington ChapterBurlington Group activities include: * annual awards and bursaries * monthly general meetings * 20 interest groups which meet in members' homes * fundraising

Map RecordCanadian Federation of University Women, Milton and District Chapter - Mailing Address

Map RecordCanadian Federation of University Women, Milton and District Chapter - Mailing AddressMilton Open to any woman who supports the goals of the CFUW * monthly meetings feature interesting speakers on local topics * provides scholarships for local students pursuing post-secondary education * fund ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Federation of University Women, Oakville Chapter - Mailing Address

Map RecordCanadian Federation of University Women, Oakville Chapter - Mailing AddressOakville Goals include: * women working together to broaden their horizons * lifelong learning * empowerment * advocacy * social events * networking * promoting education Members can participate in monthly int ... [More]

Map RecordElizabeth Fry Society, Elizabeth Fry Society - Southern Ontario Region

Map RecordElizabeth Fry Society, Elizabeth Fry Society - Southern Ontario RegionHamilton East Due to the COVID-19 virus all in-person services are temporarily suspended and have been replaced by remote services. Staff are available via phone, email, zoom, and skype. Supports individuals, prima ... [More]

Map RecordFederated Women's Institutes of Ontario, Wellington-Halton District

Map RecordFederated Women's Institutes of Ontario, Wellington-Halton DistrictStoney Creek FWIO is the governing body for the provincial organization * Wellington-Halton District consists of six branches: four in Halton include Ashgrove , Dublin , Norval , and Silver-Wood . Objectives: * Pr ... [More]

Map RecordFederated Women's Institutes of Ontario, Milton - Mailing Address, Ashgrove Women's Institute

Map RecordFederated Women's Institutes of Ontario, Milton - Mailing Address, Ashgrove Women's InstituteGeorgetown Branch of the Federated Womens Institutes of Ontario serving Georgetown, Milton and the surrounding area. * assists and encourages women to become more knowledgeable and responsible citizens. * promot ... [More]

Map RecordFederated Women's Institutes of Ontario, Rockwood - No Physical Address, Dublin Women's Institute

Map RecordFederated Women's Institutes of Ontario, Rockwood - No Physical Address, Dublin Women's InstituteRockwood Branch of the Federated Womens Institutes of Ontario serving Acton and the surrounding area. * assists and encourages women to become more knowledgeable and responsible citizens. * promotes and develo ... [More]

Map RecordFederated Women's Institutes of Ontario, Norval - No Physical Address, Norval Women's Institute

Map RecordFederated Women's Institutes of Ontario, Norval - No Physical Address, Norval Women's InstituteHalton Hills Branch of the Federated Womens Institute of Ontario serving Norval and the surrounding area. * assists and encourages women to become more knowledgeable and responsible citizens * promotes and develop ... [More]

Map RecordFederated Women's Institutes of Ontario, Georgetown - Mailing Address, Silver-Wood Women's Institute

Map RecordFederated Women's Institutes of Ontario, Georgetown - Mailing Address, Silver-Wood Women's InstituteGeorgetown Branch of the Federated Womens Institutes of Ontario serving Georgetown and the surrounding area. * assists and encourages women to become more knowledgeable and responsible citizens. * promotes and d ... [More]

Map RecordHum-WE Women's Hub, No Physical Address, Support Services for Women

Map RecordHum-WE Women's Hub, No Physical Address, Support Services for WomenMilton The Hub provides assistance to women facing domestic abuse whether emotional, psychological, financial or physical Activities include: * support group where women feel safe to interact and share their ... [More]

Map RecordNative Women's Association of Canada

Map RecordNative Women's Association of CanadaOttawa COVID19 (29 May 2020): Support line made available during COVID19. Call 1-888-996-5808 Mon-Fri 9 am-11 am, 1 pm-3 pm to speak to a NWAC elder. Native women’s association founded on the collective goa ... [More]

Map RecordOlder Women's Network

Map RecordOlder Women's NetworkToronto Downtown Central Education, advocacy, social networking around issues such as agism, economic security, elder law, health and the environment, housing, pension reform and older workers, transportation and mobility * b ... [More]

Map RecordSexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head Office

Map RecordSexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head OfficeOakville Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) SAVIS of Halton has closed their physical office space and satellite locations, however we are continuing our work of supporting survivors via p ... [More]

Map RecordSexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Acton Satellite Office - Unpublished Address

Map RecordSexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Acton Satellite Office - Unpublished AddressActon Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) SAVIS of Halton has closed their physical office space and satellite locations, however we are continuing our work of supporting survivors via p ... [More]

Map RecordSexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Burlington Satellite Office - Unpublished Address

Map RecordSexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Burlington Satellite Office - Unpublished AddressBurlington Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) SAVIS of Halton has closed their physical office space and satellite locations, however we are continuing our work of supporting survivors via p ... [More]

Map RecordSexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Georgetown Satellite Office - Unpublished Address

Map RecordSexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Georgetown Satellite Office - Unpublished AddressGeorgetown Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) SAVIS of Halton has closed their physical office space and satellite locations, however we are continuing our work of supporting survivors via p ... [More]

Map RecordSexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Milton Satellite Office - Unpublished Address

Map RecordSexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Milton Satellite Office - Unpublished AddressMilton Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) SAVIS of Halton has closed their physical office space and satellite locations, however we are continuing our work of supporting survivors via p ... [More]

Map RecordWomen of Halton Action Movement

Map RecordWomen of Halton Action MovementOakville An issue-specific ad hoc group. * usually communicates via email * helps coordinate International Women's Day celebrations

Map RecordWomen's Legal Education and Action Fund

Map RecordWomen's Legal Education and Action FundToronto Downtown Central National organization promoting equality for women * intervenes in court cases to challenge discrimination against women using the equality guarantees of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms * ... [More]

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