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Youth

Laichwiltach Family Life Society

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

Strives to empower and promote healing in our communities from a First nations perspective for all people of Native ancestry in Unity.

Primary Telephone: 
250-86-3430
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
audreyw@shawbiz.ca
Fax Number: 
250-86-3483
Street Address: 
441 – 4th Avenue
City: 
Campbell River
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V9W 3W7

RebELLEs

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Groups Served: 
Youth
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Advocacy

Organizers of the First Pancandian RebELLEs gathering in Montreal in 2008 and the second gathering in Winnipeg in 2011.

Email Address: 
info@rebelles.org

Because I am a girl: the state of the world's girls 2008 - special focus: in the shadow of war

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Resource Language: 
English
Translated Title: 
« Parce que je suis une fille » : la situation des filles dans le monde 2008 – le point sur les filles dans l’ombre de la guerre
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
Nikki van der Gaag
Publisher: 
Plan International
Publication Date: 
2008

Reports on the double discrimination of gender and age that girls face, describing how this discrimination affects them during times of war.

Available From: 
Order Information: 
Available online.

Provincial Centre of Excellence for Child and Youth Mental Health at CHEO

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Groups Served: 
Youth
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français

The Centre has identified three areas where it believes it can have the greatest positive impact on the child and youth mental health care system:  Evidence-based knowledge and practice; Capacity in training, research and evaluation; Collaboration among stakeholders to make child and youth mental health matter across Ontario.

Primary Telephone: 
613-737-2297
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
onthepoint@cheo.on.ca
Fax Number: 
613-738-4894
Street Address: 
401 Smyth Rd
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
ON
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K1H 8L1

Tri County Women's Centre

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

Offers services to women and adolescent girls who are at risk of poverty and struggling to achieving success in their education or work environment. The organization strives to be as accessible as possible to reach women and girls throughout the Tri-Counties by offering programs and services, satellite offices, a toll free number and a primary location in Yarmouth. By providing the tools to intervene in a crisis women and girls face, it is able to relieve poverty and barriers in their lives and assist them in moving forward in achieving their educational and work goals.

Primary Telephone: 
902-742-0085
Email Address: 
tcwc@tricountywomenscentre.org
Fax Number: 
902-742-6068
Tollfree Phone Number: 
877-742-0085
Street Address: 
12 Cumberland St
City: 
Yarmouth
Province: 
NS
Postal/ZIP Code: 
B5A 3K3

Girls Action Foundation (formerly Power Camp National)

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

Works to inspire, promote and support the creation of sustainable, empowering critical educational opportunities for girls and young women. Provide programs that engage young women and communities in educational models that promote self-empowerment, self-advocacy, and new ways of being.

Primary Telephone: 
514-948-1112
Email Address: 
info@girlsactionfoundation.ca
Fax Number: 
514-948-5926
Tollfree Phone Number: 
888-948-1112
Street Address: 
602-24 Mont Royal W
City: 
Montréal
Province: 
Québec
Postal/ZIP Code: 
H2T 2S2

Sexuality Education Resource Centre (Winnipeg)

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Groups Served: 
All women
Youth
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Clinical or health care services
Community education/development
Information provision and referral

Formerly Planned Parenthood Manitoba, SERC acts as advocate, educator and facilitator on issues related to sexuality and
reproductive health. Works closely with advisory committees from numerous communities on community and professional
education programs. 
Facts of Life Program services:

  • “Ask a Question” by confidential email and receive a response within two working days at thefactsoflife@serc.mb.ca
  • Web site for community, parents, youth, and service providers at www.serc.mb.ca
  • “The Sex Files” radio show Thursdays’ at 9:00 pm on CKUW 95.9 FM
  • The Sexuality Education Network list serve for service providers:

join the list serve by sending your contact information to: sexualityeducationnetwork@serc.mb.ca

Primary Telephone: 
(204) 982-7800
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
info@serc.mb.ca
Fax Number: 
(204) 982-7819
Street Address: 
200 - 226 Osborne St. North
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal/ZIP Code: 
R3C 1V4

CBCA: Sexual and Reproductive Wellness Centre

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

Offers counselling and education services that help people consider their sexual and reproductive choices in informed and responsible ways. Discusses pregnancy, birth control, sexually transmitted infections (STIs), HIV/AIDS, sexuality, and sexual orientation (including gay, lesbian and bisexual issues).

Primary Telephone: 
403-283-5580
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
generalmail@cbca.ab.ca
TTY/TDD: 
403-283-5541
Fax Number: 
403-270-3209
Street Address: 
304-301 14th St NW
City: 
Calgary
Province: 
Alberta
Postal/ZIP Code: 
T2N 2A1

Women in Trades and Technology National Network

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Groups Served: 
Women in certain occupations
Youth
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Training
Community education/development
Advocacy
Services d'information et de références
Éducation / développement communautaire
Formation
Groupe de pression

WITT National Network (WITT NN) is an education and advocacy organization dedicated to promoting and assisting in the recruitment, training and retention of women in trades, technology, operations and blue collar work (TTO/BCW) across Canada.

Primary Telephone: 
519-453-2105
Secondary Telephone: 
1-800-896-9488
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
info@wittnn.com
Fax Number: 
519-453-2087
Street Address: 
10 Douglas Court
Addt'l Street Address: 
Unit 2
City: 
London
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
N5W 4A7

New Realities Eating Disorders Recovery Center

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Groups Served: 
Women with particular health conditions
Youth
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Clinical or health care services
Counselling
Support group/peer support

New Realities is a centre for recovery from Eating Disorders, such as binge eating, compulsive overeating, bulimia, and anorexia. The centre offers non-residential counselling with a holistic approach.

Primary Telephone: 
(416) 921-9670
Email Address: 
newrealities@sympatico.ca
Fax Number: 
(416) 763-0660
Street Address: 
103-62 Charles St E
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M4V 1R1
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