Search Organizations (English): British Columbia

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BC Rural Women's Network
Works to bring forward rural women's voices from around British Columbia to influence change with government and industry policy on issues relating to low-income and communication services. Provides a website and communication network to share information with rural women about ongoing advocacy for change based on rural women's recommendations for change. (See Details)
BC Coalition of Women's Centres
Works to seek an end to the violence, poverty and other human rights abuses experienced by women in British Columbia, by supporting and promoting both independent and coordinated social change action among women's centres and other equity-seeking organizations. Web site provides a listing of women's centres for all communities in the province. (See Details)
Port Coquitlam Area Women's Centre Society
Offers programs and services addressing the needs of women in Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, and Port Moody.
Griefworks BC
Provides information and grief support for those experiencing a loss through death. Also provides a database of over 600 bereavement support service providers. (See Details)
First Nations Breast Cancer Society
Offers support and education to aboriginal women who have breast cancer. Website includes instructions on how to order breast self-examination and breast cancer awareness videos and how to contact healing circles in British Columbia. (See Details)
Victoria Immigrant and Refugee Centre Society
Works to assist in the settlement and adjustment of immigrants and refugees in Canada. Provides services designed to increase the newcomer's participation in Canadian society by assisting the newcomer to overcome barriers, including such services as such as English as a Second Language, Home Tutoring, Job Coach Program, Settlement Program, etc. (See Details)
Women's Health Research Network
Works to foster authentic, inclusive cross-sectoral linkages to increase research activity focused on the health of girls and women in British Columbia. (See Details)
Bulkley Valley Doula Services
Provides doula and other labour support during childbirth. Offers fees according to a sliding scale.
Midwives Association of British Columbia
Presents information for parents on the benefits of choosing a midwife for pregnancy and birth, how to locate a midwife in BC, the history and work of midwives in BC, as well as the routes to becoming a midwife. (See Details)
Community Women's Centre @ UCFV
Seeks to correct social imbalance by tackling women's empowerment over all aspects of their lives including education. Encourages women and makes access to University College of the Fraser Valley easier for them. Offers a meeting place, hospitality table, food resources, free clothing exchange, information about and referrals to services, computer access, resource library, and volunteer and practicum opportunities. (See Details)