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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 perp ... [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. Status of Women Canada

Map RecordCanada. Status of Women CanadaGatineau Federal government organization that promotes equality for women and their full participation in the economic, social and democratic life of Canada * works to advance equality for women by focusing it ... [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 * 20-30 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 Women for Women in Afghanistan

Map RecordCanadian Women for Women in AfghanistanBurlington Activities include: * investing in basic education * contributing to community libraries, literacy and books * technology for education * chapter of Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan

Map RecordCFUW Oakville, Oakville Chapter - Mailing Address

Map RecordCFUW Oakville, 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 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 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, 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, 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, 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 nine branches: four in Halton include Ashgrove , Dublin , Norval , and Silver-Wood . Objectives: 1. ... [More]

Map RecordNative Women's Association of Canada

Map RecordNative Women's Association of CanadaOttawa Native women’s association founded on the collective goal to enhance, promote, and foster the social, economic, cultural and political well-being of First Nations and Métis women within First Nation, ... [More]

Map RecordOlder Women's Network

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

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

Map RecordSexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head OfficeOakville Services include: * 24-hour crisis line * free individual counselling for ages 14 and up * support services for friends and family members * advocacy, support and accompaniment to Nina's Place, the po ... [More]

Map RecordSexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Acton Satellite Office - Unpublished

Map RecordSexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Acton Satellite Office - UnpublishedActon 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 Act ... [More]

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

Map RecordSexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Burlington Satellite Office - UnpublishedBurlington 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 Bur ... [More]

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

Map RecordSexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Georgetown Satellite Office - UnpublishedGeorgetown 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 Geo ... [More]

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

Map RecordSexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Milton Satellite Office - UnpublishedMilton 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 Mil ... [More]

Map RecordWomen of Halton Action Movement, Mailing Address

Map RecordWomen of Halton Action Movement, Mailing AddressOakville An issue-specific ad hoc group. * usually communicates via e-mail * 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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