NGO - Non Government Organization

NGO - Non Government Organization

Nuluaq Project

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Inuktitut
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Research
Community education/development

Works to improve the coordination of abuse prevention services and resources in Inuit communities. Conducts research, provides a national Inuit database for abuse prevention and women's shelters and shares information with the public.

Primary Telephone: 
613-238-3977
Email Address: 
nuluaq@pauktuutit.ca
Fax Number: 
613-238-1787
Tollfree Phone Number: 
800-667-0749
Street Address: 
400-56 Sparks St
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K1P 5A9

Canadian Breastfeeding Foundation

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Training

Promotes breastfeeding and mother-infant health through donations to breastfeeding education programs and other initiatives. Website includes information on a variety of breastfeeding issues and concerns.

Primary Telephone: 
514-946-2967
Email Address: 
info@canadianbreastfeedingfoundation.org
Street Address: 
424-5724 Monkland Ave
City: 
Montreal
Province: 
Québec
Postal/ZIP Code: 
H4A 1E9

Brigham and Women's Hospital

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Clinical or health care services

Forms a teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School.

Primary Telephone: 
617-732-5500
TTY/TDD: 
617-732-6458
Tollfree Phone Number: 
800-BWH-9999
Street Address: 
75 Francis St
City: 
Boston
Province: 
Masachusetts
Postal/ZIP Code: 
02115

First Nations Breast Cancer Society

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development

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.

Primary Telephone: 
604-875-0779
Email Address: 
echoes@fnbreastcancer.bc.ca
Fax Number: 
604-872-4390
Street Address: 
309-1333 E 7th Ave
City: 
Vancouver
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V5N 1R6
Internal Notes : 
Multiple Email found: "echoes@fnbreastcancer.bc.ca and jdavis@fnbreastcancer.bc.ca"

Southern Ontario Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Community education/development

Supports Aboriginal communities by working to decrease the high incidence of diabetes and its complications through prevention, intervention, and management activities. Web site includes an events page, a newsletter, pamphlets about different diabetes prevention and management issues, and links to related resources.

Primary Telephone: 
905-938-2915
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
officeadministrator@soadi.ca
Fax Number: 
905-641-2995
Tollfree Phone Number: 
888-514-1370
Street Address: 
4-2 Clark St
City: 
St. Catharines
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
L2R 5G2

Irnisuksiiniq-Inuit Midwifery Network

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Inuktitut
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral

Seeks to advance the cause of returning birthing to Inuit communities by supporting Inuit midwives and maternity care workers and those who work with them with a variety of information services.

Email Address: 
inuitmidwifery@naho.ca
Fax Number: 
613-237-8502
Tollfree Phone Number: 
877-602-4445 x 252

Benzodiazepine Addiction, Withdrawal & Recovery

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Advocacy

Forms an patient-advocacy web site that contains articles and information, expert medical documents, news stories and personal accounts of benzodiazepine addiction.

Canadian Doctors for Medicare

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Advocacy

Works to advocate for the preservation of publicly funded health care in Canada, and to inform and educate doctors, policy makers, other health practitioners and the general public about the value, efficiency, quality and equity of publicly funded health care and the reality of alternative systems.

Primary Telephone: 
416-351-3300
Email Address: 
info@canadiandoctorsformedicare.ca
Fax Number: 
416-351-0107
Street Address: 
1001-2 Carlton St
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5B 1J3

YWCA Canada

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Advocacy
Publisher
Housing

Works to prevent violence against women. Publishes resources and organize public events to raise awareness. Engages in research to ensure optimum support to women.

Primary Telephone: 
416-962-8881
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
national@ywcacanada.ca
Fax Number: 
416-962-8084
Street Address: 
422-75 Sherbourne St
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5A 2P9

Environmental Defense

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Research
Community education/development
Advocacy

Works to protect the environment and human health. Conducts research and educates on clean air, safe food, thriving ecosystems, and more.

Primary Telephone: 
416-323-9521
Email Address: 
info@environmentaldefence.ca
Fax Number: 
416-323-9301
Street Address: 
705-317 Adelaide St W
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5V 1P9
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