Information provision and referral

Information provision and referral

North Shore Disability Resource Centre

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Groups Served: 
Women with disabilities
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Consulting
Community education/development
Advocacy
Support group/peer support
Counseling

The North Shore Disability Resource Centre (NSDRC) provides programs and services based on the belief that all people are important to their community.
 
Our mission statement is “Working for a community for all”: we work to ensure that people with disabilities, along with their families and friends, can participate actively as members of the community. We are committed to working toward a community which is free of physical, financial and attitudinal barriers.

Primary Telephone: 
604-985-5371
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
nsdrc@nsdrc.org
TTY/TDD: 
604-985-5371
Fax Number: 
604-985-7594
Street Address: 
3158 Mountain Highway,
City: 
North Vancouver
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V7K 2H5

AIDS Coalition of Nova Scotia

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NGO - Non Government Organization
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Advocacy
Support group/peer support

Works to promote and support the health and well being of persons living with and affected by HIV/AIDS and to reduce the spread of HIV in Nova Scotia.

Primary Telephone: 
902-425-4882
Secondary Telephone: 
902-429-7922
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
acns@acns.ns.ca
Fax Number: 
902-422-6200
Tollfree Phone Number: 
800-566-2437
Street Address: 
326-1657 Barrington St
City: 
Halifax
Province: 
Nova Scotia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
B3J 3A1

Jamaican Canadian Association

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NGO - Non Government Organization
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Training
Community education/development

Forms a membership and social services agency working to improve the quality of life for African Canadians, promote Black/Jamaican culture, fight racism, and work in partnership with others who share similar values and goals. Offers settlement services for new immigrants, a parenting program, youth and family counselling, a domestic violence and incest/child sexual abuse program, and various volunteer committees.

Primary Telephone: 
416-746-5772
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
info@jcassoc.com
Fax Number: 
416-746-7035
Street Address: 
995 Arrow Rd
City: 
North York
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M9M 2Z5
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Five Hills Health District

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Consulting
Community education/development
Clinical or health care services
Counseling

The Five Hills Regional Health Authority is responsible for the planning, organization, delivery and evaluation of health services it is to provide within its health region and within any other area that may be directed by the minister. In carrying out its responsibilities the regional health authority shall:

  • Assess the health needs of the persons to whom the regional health authority provides health services;
  • Prepare and regularly update an operational plan for the provision of health services;
  • Provide the health services that the minister determines that the regional health authority is to provide;
  • Co-ordinate the health services it provides with those provided by other providers of health services;
  • Evaluate the health services that it provides;
  • Promote and encourage health and wellness; and
  • Do any other things that the minister may direct.
Primary Telephone: 
306-695-0296
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
inquiries@fhhr.ca
Tollfree Phone Number: 
1-888-425-1111
Street Address: 
455 Fairford St E
City: 
Moose Jaw
Province: 
Saskatchewan
Postal/ZIP Code: 
S6H 1H3

Advocacy Centre

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Groups Served: 
All women
Families
Homeless women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Consulting
Community education/development
Advocacy
Counselling
Counseling
Housing

The Advocacy Centre is a non-profit, community-based organization which provides legal information, education and problem solving for low-income residents of the Central Kootenays. We also provide specialized victim assistance to victims of relationship violence, sexual assault and child abuse.

The Advocacy Centre provides advocacy to individuals as well as workshops and presentations on legal issues. It has long been a voice in the community speaking to issues of poverty and discrimination. Our work and the materials we produce focus on topics such as welfare, tenancy, women’s safety and poverty survival. Our advocacy services are free of charge. There are sliding scale fees for training and presentations.

Primary Telephone: 
250-352-5777
Email Address: 
advocacycentre@nelsoncares.ca
Fax Number: 
250-352-5723
Tollfree Phone Number: 
1-877-352-5777
Street Address: 
51 Vernon St
City: 
Nelson
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V1L 4E9

Family Caregivers Association of Nova Scotia

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

Forms an organization dedicated to providing information and practical supports to more than 85,000 caregivers across Nova Scotia. Offers support, publications, resource material, and more.

Primary Telephone: 
902-421-7390
Email Address: 
support@caregiversNS.org
Fax Number: 
902-421-7338
Tollfree Phone Number: 
877-488-7390
Street Address: 
3115 Veith St
City: 
Halifax
Province: 
Nova Scotia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
B3K 3G9

Native Alliance of Québec Inc.

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

The Native Alliance of Quebec  takes the interest of the Metis and off-reserve Indian people on all occasions and to coordinate their efforts in the goal to promote their common interests in one collective action. It promotes recreational activities for the Metis and off-reserve Indians, to assist them in the development of a social fraternity, a dignified and human understanding to contribute to help our people better understand their history, their accomplishments and their contribution to the Canadian society. It establishes and maintains the necessary funds to ensure legal advice to safeguard their legal and constitutional rights.

Primary Telephone: 
819-770-7763
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
info@aaqnaq.com
Fax Number: 
819-770-6070
Street Address: 
21, Brodeur
City: 
Hull
Province: 
Québec
Postal/ZIP Code: 
J8Y 2P6

Haliman-Norfolk Women's Shelter

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All women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Consulting
Advocacy
Counselling
Support group/peer support

Haldimand & Norfolk Women's Sevices is a charitable, non-profit corporation governed by an elected Board of Directors. Programs and services are funded by the Ministry of Community and Social Services, Ministry of Child & Youth Services and the Ministry of Health. Project Grants have been made availible through the Ontario Trillium Foundation and the Ministry of the Attorney General. Our many programs and services are enhanced by the generous support of community donations.
 
In addition to the services and programs for women who have experienced abuse and children who witness abuse, we educate and advocate for social, cultural and political change for women's equality and human rights.

Primary Telephone: 
(519)426-8048
Secondary Telephone: 
(519)428-4295
Website/URL: 
TTY/TDD: 
1-800-815-6419
Tollfree Phone Number: 
Crisis Line 1-800-265-8076
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
N3Y 4T2
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Richmond Health Services Society

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All women
Families
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Consulting
Training
Community education/development
Counselling
Support group/peer support
Day services
Clinical or health care services
Counseling
Primary Telephone: 
604-273-9121
Street Address: 
1096 50th St
City: 
Delta
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V4M 2T1
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Parkland Regional Health Authority

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Organization Type: 
Governmental Body
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Consulting
Research
Training
Community education/development
Counselling
Policy development
Support group/peer support
Day services
Clinical or health care services
Counseling

The Parkland Regional Health Authority is responsible for the planning, coordination, funding and delivery of all health services for the 42,000 residents within the Parkland Region, situated in West Central Manitoba, Canada

Primary Telephone: 
204-638-2113
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
prha@prha.mb.ca
Fax Number: 
204-622-6232
Tollfree Phone Number: 
1-800-259-7541
Street Address: 
625 3rd St
City: 
Dauphin
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal/ZIP Code: 
R7N 1R7
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