Rural women

Rural women

Women of the National Farmers Union

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Groups Served: 
Rural women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Community education/development
Advocacy

Works to ensure that the voices of farm women are clearly heard, dealing with issues ranging from farm economics and safety, to rural childcare and community concerns, to national and international agricultural issues.

Primary Telephone: 
306-652-9465
Email Address: 
nfu@nfu.ca
Fax Number: 
306-664-6226
Street Address: 
2717 Wentz Ave
City: 
Saskatoon
Province: 
Saskatchewan
Postal/ZIP Code: 
S7K 4B6

Prince Edward Island Women's Institute

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Groups Served: 
All women
Rural women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Advocacy

The Women's Institute strives to inform women so they may make decisions which will improve the quality of life for themselves, their families, their communities and the world.

Primary Telephone: 
(902) 368-4860
Fax Number: 
(902) 368-4439
Street Address: 
PO Box 2000
City: 
Charlottetown
Province: 
Prince Edward Island
Postal/ZIP Code: 
C1A 7N8

Alberta Women's Institutes

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Groups Served: 
All women
Rural women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Advocacy

Promotes personal growth, the family and community action through education and involvement in emerging issues. Provides a rural woman's voice to the government on issues affecting the home, family and community. Branches throughout the province provide an opportunity for women to share information and develop personal skills in public speaking and leadership.

Primary Telephone: 
780-488-5282
Fax Number: 
780-488-5282
Street Address: 
220-10430 172 St
City: 
Edmonton
Province: 
Alberta
Postal/ZIP Code: 
T5S 1K9

British Columbia Women's Institute

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Groups Served: 
All women
Rural women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Advocacy

Strives to inform women so they may make decisions which will improve the quality of life for themselves, their families, their communities and the world.

Primary Telephone: 
250-554-5406
Email Address: 
info@bcwi.org
Fax Number: 
250-554-5406
Street Address: 
203B-750 Cottonwood Ave
City: 
Kamloops
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V2B 3X2

Canadian Farm Women's Educational Council (CFWEC)

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Groups Served: 
Rural women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Primary Telephone: 
(306) 975-0025
Fax Number: 
(306) 975-1075
Street Address: 
210-112 Research Drive
City: 
Saskatoon
Province: 
Saskatchewan
Postal/ZIP Code: 
S7N 3R3

WRED

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

WRED is dedicated to enhancing the sustainability of the rural Ontario community. We promote economic opportunity through equitable local control and ownership.

Primary Telephone: 
519- 273-5017
Fax Number: 
519- 273-4826
Tollfree Phone Number: 
1-800-790-9949
Street Address: 
423 Erie Street
City: 
Stratford
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
N5A 2N3

Canadian Farm Women's Network

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Groups Served: 
Rural women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Primary Telephone: 
(604) 856-6363
Fax Number: 
(604) 856-0155
Street Address: 
5055 Mount Lehman road, RR#2
City: 
Mount Lehman
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V0X 1V0

Intercultural Grandmothers Uniting

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Groups Served: 
Aboriginal/métis/inuit women
Rural women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Advocacy
Support group/peer support

A network of older First Nations, Metis, and other Canadian women in rural southern Saskatchewan to develop, implement and evaluate programming to address:(1) Building intercultural partnerships fo community action, (2) Building intergenerational and intercultural partnerships with youth, (3) Supporting and sustaining older women in their lives and leadership, (4)Literacy skill development, and (5) Grandmothers and young mothers working together to strengthen parenting skills..

Primary Telephone: 
(306) 585-5816
Email Address: 
diane.mullan@uregina.ca
Street Address: 
c/o Seniors Education Centre
Addt'l Street Address: 
Rm 106 Gallery Building, University of Regina
City: 
Regina
Province: 
Saskatchewan
Postal/ZIP Code: 
S4S 0A2

Chatham Kent Women's Centre Inc.

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Groups Served: 
Rural women
Youth
Older women (50+)
Women with disabilities
Homeless women
Low income women
Middle-aged women (30-50)
Sole-support parents
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Consulting
Training
Community education/development
Advocacy
Counselling
Support group/peer support
Residence

Provides emergency shelter and services to abused women and their children.

Primary Telephone: 
(519) 354-6360
TTY/TDD: 
(519) 354-6360
Fax Number: 
(519) 354-6038
Tollfree Phone Number: 
1-800-264-0598
Street Address: 
20 Sandys Street
City: 
Chatham
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
N7M 5K8

Parkdale Focus Community Project - Moms' Support Program & Community Parent

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Groups Served: 
Rural women
Immigrants
Women of colour
Pregnant women
Low income women
Sole-support parents
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Training
Community education/development
Advocacy
Counselling
Support group/peer support
Primary Telephone: 
(416) 536-1234
Fax Number: 
(416) 536-2859
Street Address: 
1205 Queen St., West
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M6K 1L2
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