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Map RecordAlzheimer Society of Hamilton and Halton, Cultural Diversity Provides information, support and print material in various langauges with the help of an interpreter. Will assist with integration within cultural support group Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Outreach Programs ~ Alzheimer's Disease
Map RecordBurlington. Clerks Department, Burlington Accessibility Advisory Committee (BAAC) A volunteer citizens' advisory committee to Council, reporting through the Budget and Corporate Services Committee. BAAC provides advice on identification, removal and prevention of barriers to people ... [More] Burlington Accessibility Related Standards/Legislation Compliance ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Disabilities Issues
Map RecordBurlington. Clerks Department, Burlington Cycling Committee Promotes safe cycling and provides advice on matters relating to bicycling within Burlington: utilitarian and recreational cycling, on-road lanes and multi-use pathways, identifying safety issues and ... [More] Burlington Cycling ~ Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ City/Town Clerk Offices
Map RecordBurlington. Clerks Department, Burlington Seniors Advisory Committee The Burlington Seniors Advisory Committee: * provides insights to council on behalf of Burlington seniors regarding current issues, emerging concerns and issues such as transportation, isolation, affo ... [More] Burlington City/Town Clerk Offices ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Older Adults ; Senior Advocacy Groups
Map RecordBurlington. Clerks Department, Burlington Sustainable Development Committee This Committee strives to bring a sustainable development perspective to all municipal activities and services by ensuring that the principles and objectives of sustainability are reflected in city po ... [More] Burlington City/Town Clerk Offices ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Environmental Issues
Map RecordBurlington. Clerks Department, Heritage Burlington Committee promotes the conservation of buildings that have architectural and historical significance. * has created an inventory of historical homes within the city and develops detailed resumes of pr ... [More] Burlington City/Town Clerk Offices ; Historic Preservation ~ Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ City/Town Clerk Offices
Map RecordCanadian Labour Congress, Ontario Regional Office Central labour body coordinating activities of affiliated unions * members include international unions, provincial organizations, provincial federations of labour, chartered unions, labour councils * ... [More] Ontario Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Labour Issues
Map RecordCentral West Specialized Developmental Services, Connections Halton, Service Resolution Facilitation Acts as a sponsoring agency for the Halton Region Service Resolution Facilitator and as the transfer payment agency and coordinator of Connections Halton. A partnership between community, children, an ... [More] Halton Region Adolescent/Youth Counselling ~ Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ; Child Guidance ~ Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups
Map RecordCo-operative Housing Federation of Canada, Ontario Region Advocacy * intercession with provincial government on member issues * support to member organizations * public education Ontario Housing Advocacy Groups ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Housing Issues ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Housing Issues
Map RecordCollege of Kinesiologists of Ontario Functions include: * setting and maintaining the standard for certification for all practicing kinesiologists * maintaining a public register of its members on its website * protecting the public inte ... [More] Ontario Medical Associations ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Health Issues
Map RecordCollege of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturists of Ontario Primary duties include: * regulating the practice and conduct of members by setting policies and guidelines * maintaining a public register of members, ensuring only qualified professionals meeting en ... [More] Ontario Medical Associations ~ Alternative Medicine Practitioners ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Health Issues
Map RecordCommunity Development Halton, Burlington - Harrington Crt Major services include: * conduct research to identify social issues and community needs * bring citizens, community organizations and governments together to solve community problems * develop awaren ... [More] Halton Region Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Human/Social Services Issues
 Cycle Oakville Upcoming events include: * Easter Kidical Mass Ride * Mother's Day Cyclofemme Ride * Glow in the Dark Bike Ride at Midnight Madness Oakville Cycling ; Halloween Events ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ; Special Events
Map RecordEssential Skills Ontario Literacy and Basic Skills -- Regional literacy network * facilitates the literacy services planning process, through the collection and dissemination of information, among governments, the public, li ... [More] Ontario Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Literacy Issues ; Professional Skills Development Support ~ Literacy Issues ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Literacy Issues ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Literacy Issues
Map RecordFamily Service Ontario Provincial association representing 46 family service agencies * coordination and communication among member voluntary nonprofit agencies Ontario Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Human/Social Services Issues
Map RecordFamily Supports Institute Ontario Information and referral on family resource programs * consultation to individual programs * assistance in starting programs * professional development and training * public education * network develo ... [More] Ontario Early Childhood Family Centres ~ Networking/Relationship Building Support ; Early Childhood Family Centres ~ Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ; Early Childhood Family Centres ~ Professional Skills Development Support ; Early Childhood Family Centres ~ Specialized Information and Referral
Map RecordFirst Work Provincial network of youth employment agencies * member support services in communication, education, research and program development * conferences * no service to individuals Ontario Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Employment Issues ~ Youth Issues
Map RecordGreenbelt Fund, Milton Office Delivers support to farmers and local food leaders to ensure more locally grown food in Ontario is being served and distributed through public institutions, retail, and foodservice markets. The Fund f ... [More] Ontario Food Production Support Services ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Agricultural Issues ; Program Development Funds ~ Agricultural Issues
Map RecordHalton District School Board, Burlington - New St, Special Education Advisory Committee A special advisory committee which provides specific information, advice and assistance to parents/guardians whose children may require additional support. * makes recommendations to HDSB on special e ... [More] Halton Region Boards of Education ~ Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Disabilities Issues
Map RecordHalton Environmental Network, Queen Elizabeth Park Community & Cultural Centre Programs: Greening Sacred Spaces Halton-Peel chapter: * assists faith communities in taking concrete steps to creating a more sustainable and energy efficient place of worship and to educate members o ... [More] Halton Region Environmental Improvement Groups ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Environmental Issues
Map RecordHalton Equitable Drug Strategy The key purpose of the Halton Equitable Drug Strategy is to: * prevent, reduce and eliminate the stigma and harms associated with substance use * reduce fragmentation * limit duplication of services * ... [More] Acton ; Burlington ; Georgetown ; Milton ; Oakville Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Drug Abuse Issues
Map RecordHalton Equity & Diversity Roundtable Provides resources, education, training, and advocacy to organizations, groups, businesses, and community members to be more inclusive and equitable in their practices, policies and services. Activiti ... [More] Halton Region Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Cultural/Racial Issues ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Cultural/Racial Issues
Map RecordHalton Food Council, Halton Environmental Network office Developed Food Charter with the goal of achieving: * awareness of the community's food needs * access to nutritious food, with a focus on locally grown fresh produce for Halton residents * increased u ... [More] Halton Region Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Hunger/Food Issues
Map RecordHalton Hills. Town Council, Commitees Members of the public are appointed to serve on various Town Boards or Committees to provide Council with a variety of diverse perspectives, specialized skills and expertise specific to the mandate of ... [More] Halton Hills Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Government Services Issues
 Halton Hills. Town Council, Heritage Halton Hills Commitee Heritage Halton Hills is an advisory committee to the Council for the Town of Halton Hills. Members are appointed by Council and one member of Council sits on the Committee. The committee is concerned ... [More] Halton Hills Historic Preservation ~ Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups
Map RecordHalton Hills. Town Council, Mayor's Youth Action Committee Committee comprised of youth members to identify and address the needs of youth in Halton Hills. * group advocates for youth issues and promotes positive and meaningful recreational and social opportu ... [More] Halton Hills Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ City/Town Council Offices ~ Youth
Map RecordHalton Nonprofit Network, Community Development Halton - Bay Area Learning Centre A network mandated to bring nonprofits in the Halton area together to work on issues of common concern and to provide support to each other, with the vision of a vibrant, respected and sustainable non ... [More] Halton Region Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Nonprofit Organization Issues
Map RecordHalton Violence Prevention Council The 20+ member organizations of the Council are committed to ending violence against women and children. * members include violence against women services, child welfare, counselling agencies, health ... [More] Halton Region Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Family Violence Issues
Map RecordHalton. Legislative and Planning Services Department, Ecological and Environmental Advisory Committee A group of citizen volunteers who provide technical advice on matters and issues affecting Halton's natural environment. * members have an interest in the environment and technical expertise in one or ... [More] Halton Region Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Environmental Issues
Map RecordHalton. Public Works, Oakville - Bronte Rd - Halton Regional Centre, Joint Municipal Regional Waste Management Committee A citizen advisory committee authorized by Regional Council to advise and assist the Regional Municipality of Halton with respect to the minimization of waste going to landfill through such activities ... [More] Halton Region Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Refuse Disposal Services
Map RecordHalton. Regional Standing Committees, Halton Regional Centre To help streamline the decision-making process, three Standing Committees of Regional Council have been established: Health and Social Services: City of Burlington: Rick Craven, Marianne Meed Ward Tow ... [More] Halton Region Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ City/Town Council Offices
Map RecordHalton. Social and Community Services Department, Oakville - 1151 Bronte Rd, Older Adult 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 serv ... [More] Halton Region Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Older Adult/Aging Issues
Map RecordHamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Local Health Integration Network The Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) is one of 14 LHINs established across the province to plan, integrate and fund local health care. While LHINs do not direct ... [More] Brant County ; Burlington ; Haldimand County ; Hamilton ; Niagara Region ; Part of Norfolk; Six Nations/New Credit Categorical Program Administrative Units ~ Health Issues ; Governmental Contracts/Grants Offices ~ Health Issues ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Health Issues
Map RecordHearing Improvement Committee of Guelph * promotes hearing help (lipreading) courses and hearing accessibility in public places * supplements services of agencies for hearing impaired Halton Hills ; Wellington County Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Hearing Loss
Map RecordHeritage Acton, Acton Town Hall Centre * organization accepts donations and volunteer assistance * a registered charity; tax receipts issued for financial donations Acton Historic Preservation ~ Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups
Map RecordHeritage Milton, Town Hall Made up of private citizens, elected representatives and municipal staff who act as volunteers to: * promote heritage conservation * provide educational historical information * maintain an inventory ... [More] Milton Historic Preservation ~ Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups
 InformCanada Federation, Inform Canada National association of information and referral providers, raising professional standards and public awareness of information and referral * partner of Alliance of Information and Referral Systems (A ... [More] Canada Information and Referral Associations ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ 211 Systems ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Human/Social Services Issues
Map RecordJehovah's Witnesses, National Head Office, Watch Tower Bible and Tract Society of Canada Supports the ministry of Witnesses of Jehovah in Canada. * houses volunteers and printing operations for the Watchtower and Awake! magazines for North America and the Caribbean * tours of offices and ... [More] Canada Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Jehovah's Witnesses Community ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Jehovah's Witnesses Community
Map RecordLocal Health Integration Network, Mississauga Halton The mandate of the LHIN, within its specific geographic area, includes local planning, community engagement, service integration, improved accessibility, improved financial efficiencies and accountabi ... [More] Etobicoke South ; Halton Hills ; Milton ; Mississauga ; Oakville Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Health Issues
Map RecordMilton. Community Services Department, Milton - 150 Mary St, Youth Advisory Committee This committee empowers youth to have a voice in the Milton community and to foster a positive image for our young people. MYAC has been involved in many initiatives including: * consultation and inpu ... [More] Milton Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ City/Town Clerk Offices ~ Adolescents ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ City/Town Clerk Offices ~ Young Adults
Map RecordNiagara Escarpment Commission, Guelphview Square The Commission fulfills the following responsibilities: * to promote the objectives of the Niagara Escarpment Plan * to process and make decisions on development permit applications * to review and co ... [More] Central Ontario ; Southwestern Ontario Land Conservation ~ Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Environmental Issues
 Oakville Independent Schools, Mailing Address Member schools share a commitment to educational excellence in safe, supportive environments and emphasize the development of lifelong values. * joint open houses are held each year to provide familie ... [More] Oakville Elementary Schools ~ Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ; Secondary/High Schools ~ Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups
Map RecordOakville. Heritage Oakville, Mailing Address * reviews works on heritage properties Oakville Historic Preservation ~ Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups
Map RecordOCASI Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants -- umbrella organization of community agencies that serve immigrants and refugees * coordinates response to sector concerns * liaison and advice to gover ... [More] Ontario Internet Information Resources ~ Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Issues ~ Immigration Issues ; Issue Advocacy ~ Immigration Issues ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Immigration Issues ; Professional Skills Development Support ~ Immigration Issues
Map RecordOffice for Victims of Crime Provides advice to the Attorney General on: * ways to ensure that the principles set out in the VBR are respected * the development, implementation and maintenance of provincial standards for services ... [More] Ontario Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Crime Victims
Map RecordOntario AIDS Network Coalition of people with HIV/AIDS, AIDS service organizations and AIDS service programs * advocacy on behalf of member organizations * skills training for employees and volunteers of AIDS service orga ... [More] Ontario Peer to Peer Networking ~ AIDS/HIV ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ AIDS/HIV Issues ; Professional Skills Development Support ~ AIDS/HIV Issues
Map RecordOntario Association of Interval and Transition Houses Provincial coalition of first stage emergency shelters for abused women and their children * membership also includes second stages housing programs and community-based women’s service organizations * ... [More] Ontario Issue Advocacy ~ Domestic Violence Issues ~ Housing Issues ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Domestic Violence Issues ~ Housing Issues
 Ontario Coalition of Rape Crisis Centres Network of rape crisis/sexual assault centres in Ontario -- coordination and communication * advocates for public policy change with government * public awareness, education and policy statements on s ... [More] Ontario Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Sexual Assault Issues ; Professional Skills Development Support ~ Sexual Assault Issues ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Sexual Assault Issues ; Women's Advocacy Groups ~ Sexual Assault Issues
Map RecordOntario Community Support Association Representation for not-for-profit home care and community support agencies * information and referral Capacity Builders, -- training, publications and management consulting for ... [More] Ontario Home Care/Hospice Associations ; Home Health Care ~ Health Related Advocacy Groups ; Home Health Care ~ Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ; Home Health Care ~ Professional Skills Development Support
Map RecordOntario Federation of Indigenous Friendship Centres, Provincial office Umbrella organization for 28 Indigenous Friendship Centres in Ontario * coordinates services * directly manages and administers variety of provincial programs * information about member centres and th ... [More] Ontario Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Aboriginal Issues ; Professional Skills Development Support ~ Aboriginal Issues ; Program Development Funds ~ Aboriginal Issues ~ Employment Issues
Map RecordOntario Federation of Labour Deals with concerns about provincial policies in the areas of education, the environment, health, human rights, labour relations, occupational health and safety, disabilities, political education, soc ... [More] Ontario Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Labour Organizations ; Political Action/Lobbying Groups ~ Labour Issues ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Labour Issues
Map RecordOntario Healthy Communities Coalition Multi-sectoral coalition of provincial organizations and communities * promotes social, environmental, economic and physical well being for individuals, communities and local governments * Ontario Hea ... [More] Ontario General Health Education Programs ~ Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Community Development Issues ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Health Issues ; Professional Skills Development Support ~ Health Issues ; Special Libraries ~ Health Issues
Map RecordOntario HIV Treatment Network Works to improve care and treatment of people living with HIV/AIDS in Ontario * provides ongoing advice to the Minister of Health * allocates funds for research, development, community-based projects ... [More] Ontario Health Related Advocacy Groups ~ AIDS/HIV Issues ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ AIDS/HIV Issues ; Program Development Funds ~ AIDS/HIV Issues
Map RecordOntario. Legislative Assembly, Toronto - 111 Wellesley St W - Clerk's Office, Clerk of the Legislative Assembly The Clerk's Office supports the activities of the Clerk of the Legislative Assembly. * maintains the public disclosure statements of Members of the Legislative Assembly and the Executive Council for e ... [More] Ontario Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups
 Our Kids Network, Burlington - Mailing Address Services are carried out by agencies and individuals working in the early learning and care field: * library systems * child, youth and family services * faith-based organizations * the public * educa ... [More] Halton Region Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Children's Issues ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Developmental Issues
Map RecordPediatric Oncology Group of Ontario Coordinates provincial network of hospitals providing cancer treatment and aftercare for children with cancer * advises the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care * identifies gaps in childhood cancer ... [More] Ontario Case/Care Management ~ Children ~ Cancer ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Cancer ; Internet Information Resources ~ Children ~ Cancer ; Medical Expense Assistance ~ Children ~ Families/Friends of People with Cancer ; Medical Information Lines ~ Children ~ Cancer ; Medical Social Work ~ Children ~ Cancer ; Pediatrics ~ Categorical Program Administrative Units ~ Cancer ; Pediatrics ~ Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Cancer ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Health Issues ; Transition Services for Students with Disabilities ~ Young Adults ~ Cancer ~ Learning Disabilities
Map RecordPeel Halton Cooperative Housing Federation * provides a variety of services and resources related to housing co-operatives * website features a search-able directory of member housing co-operatives giving the number of units, street address, c ... [More] Dufferin County ; Halton Region ; Peel Region Subsidized Home Purchase ~ Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups
Map RecordPeel Halton Workforce Development Group An independent regional advisory board led by local business and labour sectors and including representation from other stakeholders * engages communities in a locally-driven process to identify and r ... [More] Halton Region ; Peel Region Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Education Issues ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Employment Issues
Map RecordSupport & Housing - Halton, Oakville - Chartwell Rd, TAY Initiative A initiiative that creates a local service delivery system of providers that will deliver a seamless mental health and/or addiction service for transitioning youth aged 16 to 24 years. * built on brea ... [More] Halton Region Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Young Adults ~ Addictions/Dependencies Issues ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Young Adults ~ Mental Health Issues
Map RecordTrillium Gift of Life Network Plans, promotes, coordinates and supports organ and tissue donation for transplantation * public education and awareness programs * those wishing to donate must register their consent and talk to thei ... [More] Ontario Organ Donor Cards/Registries ; Organ/Tissue Transplant Education Programs ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Organ/Tissue Transplant Issues
Map RecordUnited Senior Citizens of Ontario Advocacy group of seniors for seniors * presentations to government and decision makers * works to improve quality of life for older adults * helps organize and provides consultation to seniors groups ... [More] Ontario Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Older Adult/Aging Issues ; Senior Advocacy Groups