Private foundation

Private foundation

Diabetes and the Environment

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Organization Type: 
Private foundation
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Advocacy
Information provision and referral

Website of Sarah Howard, National Coordinator of The Collaborative on Health and the Environment's Diabetes-Obesity Spectrum Working Group. Provides links to research and other information on the relationships between environmental chemicals and the development of diabetes.

Cornelia Dum

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Groups Served: 
Women with particular health conditions
Organization Type: 
Private foundation
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Health promotion

A not-for-profit, non-subsidized and independent Montreal website founded in 2009, dedicated to women touched by breast cancer and committed to reveal the possible environmental causes related to cancer, in particular the conventional products of hygiene, beauty care and cosmetics.

Email Address: 
info@corneliadum.com
City: 
Montreal
Province: 
Quebec
Country: 
Canada

Cancer: 101 solutions to a preventable epidemic

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
By Liz Armstrong
Guy Dauncey
Anne Wordsworth
Publisher: 
New Society Publishers
Publication Date: 
2007

A book that offers cancer prevention solutions for everyone from individuals to big business to labour to government. Contains practical tools for parents, youth and NGOs.

Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

Ginsler and Associates, Inc.

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Organization Type: 
Private foundation
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Consulting
Community education/development
Policy development

Works with community organizations, donors, and governments in such areas as community development, human services planning, and community capacity building on issues of homelessness, hunger, community research, and multi-sector co-ordination and collaboration. Website contains some free publications, a list of recent clints, and information about issues they assist with such as proposal writing.

Primary Telephone: 
(519) 579-9040
Email Address: 
info@ginsler.com
Fax Number: 
(519) 742-7846
Tollfree Phone Number: 
1-888-289-9996
Street Address: 
186 Union Blvd
City: 
Kitchener
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
N2M 2S4

James Irvine Foundation

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Organization Type: 
Private foundation
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Research
Community education/development
Publisher

Established in 1937, to expand opportunity for the people of California to participate in a vibrant, successful and inclusive society.

Primary Telephone: 
415-777-2244
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
415-777-0869
Street Address: 
3400-575 Market St
City: 
San Francisco
Province: 
California
Postal/ZIP Code: 
94105

Caregiver Website

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Organization Type: 
Private foundation
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral

Operated by the Don Mills Foundation for Seniors this website includes forums where participants can talk to other caregivers, an Ask the Expert section, a resource section and articles on everything from finance to health and wellness.

Laidlaw Foundation

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Organization Type: 
Private foundation
Service Language: 
English
Primary Telephone: 
416-964-3614
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
workingpapers@laidlawfdn.org
Fax Number: 
416-975-1428
Street Address: 
365 Bloor Street East, Suite 2000
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M4W 3L4

Canadian Health Services Research Foundation

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Organization Type: 
Private foundation
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Research

Promotes and funds management and policy research in health services and nursing.

Primary Telephone: 
613-728-2238
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
admin@chsrf.ca
Fax Number: 
613-728-3527
Street Address: 
700-1565 Carling Ave
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K1Z 8R1

Toronto Endometriosis Association

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Women with particular health conditions
Organization Type: 
Private foundation
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Community education/development
Advocacy
Support group/peer support

Free support group that meets once a month. Also provides telephone support services.

Primary Telephone: 
416- 591-3963
Street Address: 
790 Bay Street, 8th Floor
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5G 1N8

Rainbow Services, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (formerly LesBIGay)

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Groups Served: 
Lesbians/bisexuals/transgendered women
Women with addictions
Organization Type: 
Private foundation
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Counselling
Support group/peer support

Provides counselling to lesbian, gay and bisexual people who are concerned about their use of drugs and alcohol. Our services are available to individuals with a variety of goals and are specialized to take into account the unique needs and issues that gay, lesbian and bisexual people face. Staff is made up of gay, lesbian, bisexual and straight professionals who are trained and experiences in counselling people with concerns about their use of alcohol and other drugs.

Primary Telephone: 
416-535-8501x6781
Tollfree Phone Number: 
800-463-2338x6781
Street Address: 
60 White Squirrel Way
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M6J 1H4
Internal Notes : 
Updated December 2011
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