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Parenting: rights and responsibilities of young parents

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English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Public Legal Education and Information Service of New Brunswick
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Fredericton, NB

Provides information to help youth and young parents to understand their rights and responsibilities when facing pregnancy and parenthood. May take a little while to load.

Division de la Loi canadienne sur la santé

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Organization Type: 
Governmental Body
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Maison d'édition

Prépare and publie selon les demandes de la loi le rapport annuel sur la Loi canadienne sur la santé.

Primary Telephone: 
613-954-5995
Email Address: 
medicare_hc@hc-sc.gc.ca
Fax Number: 
613-941-5366
Street Address: 
Santé Canada 0908B1 Parc Tunney
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K1A 0K9
Internal Notes : 
<p>url (http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/ahc-asc/branch-dirgen/hpb-dgps///igovad-daigov/cha-lcs/index_f.html) does not appear valid</p> 08/31/09/Tanya /RC-changed url to correct one. will do the same for the engligh vesion and link.

Por um parto respeitoso!

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Portuguese
Translated Title: 
The mother-friendly childbirth initiative (Portuguese)
Media Type: 
Online
Publisher: 
The Coalition for Improving Maternity Services
Publication Date: 
1996
Publication Place: 
Ponte Verda, FL

Defines, in Portuguese, Mother-Friendly care, an evidence-based model of care that focuses on prevention and wellness as the alternatives to high-cost screening, diagnosis, and treatment programs.

Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, British Columbia Division

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

Aims to be a leader in finding a cure for multiple sclerosis, and enabling people affected by MS to enhance their quality of life. Website provides a list of multiple sclerosis (MS) clinics across Canada, and a list of recent research and medical update bulletins.

Primary Telephone: 
604-689-3144
Email Address: 
http://www.mssociety.ca/bc/default.htm
Fax Number: 
604-689-0377
Tollfree Phone Number: 
800-268-7582
Street Address: 
1501-4330 Kingsway
City: 
Burnaby
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V5H 4G7
Internal Notes : 
Multiple Email found: "http://www.mssociety.ca/bc/default.htm and info.bc@mssociety.ca"

Adolescent girls affected by violent conflict: why should we care?

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English
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Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Gender and Peacebuilding Working Group of the Canadian Peacebuilding Coordinating Committee
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Recognizes the specific situations of adolescent girls affected by violent conflict. Examines adolescent girls' participation in conflict prevention, peacebuilding, and community development.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Sex, work, rights: reforming Canadian criminal laws on prostitution

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Glenn Betteridge
Publisher: 
Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Makes recommendations for change to the Criminal Code based on the available evidence and on the need to respect, protect and fulfil the health and human rights of sex workers.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 1896735568

Sex, work, rights: reforming Canadian criminal laws on prostitution: fact sheets

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English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Presents a series of 10 info sheets examining the need for reform to Canada’s prostitution laws to protect and promote the health and human rights of sex workers.

Sex, work, rights: changing Canada's criminal laws to protect sex workers' health and human rights

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English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Explains how Canada’s criminal laws related to prostitution affect the health and the human rights of sex workers. Recommends changes to those laws to improve the lives of sex workers.

Personal costs of mental disorders and addictions

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English
Media Type: 
Online
Publisher: 
HereToHelp.bc.ca
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Looks at some of the personal costs of mental disorders and addiction to individuals, including education, participation in social activities, adequate housing, and others.

Coping with mental health crises and emergencies

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Online
Publisher: 
HereToHelp.bc.ca
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Discusses what families can do in the event of a mental health crisis or emergency, or overdose, in order to ensure that the person is getting the best help.

Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.
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