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Motherisk

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Groups Served: 
Pregnant women
Organization Type: 
Educational Institution
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Counselling

Provides authoritative information to pregnant or lactating women and their health care providers regarding research on the fetal risks associated with drug, chemical, infection, disease and radiation exposure(s) during pregnancy.

Primary Telephone: 
416-813-6780
Website/URL: 
Tollfree Phone Number: 
800-436-8477 Nausea and Vomiting of Pregnancy Helpline
Street Address: 
The Hospital for Sick Children
Addt'l Street Address: 
555 University Ave
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5G 1X8

Knowledge from action: community-based research in Canada's HIV strategy

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English
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Terry Trussler
Rick Marchand
Publisher: 
Health Canada
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Organizes a conceptual framework to build the capacities of communities to conduct needed research on HIV/AIDS. Concepts, experiences and suggestions for this project were gathered from several sources: a selection of relevant documents; readings from a sample of the current literature on post-modern developments in social science methodology; and a series of key informant interviews.

ISBN/ISSN: 
AIDS.T78 1998
ISBN 1895922097

The red road: pathways to wholeness

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English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
BC Aboriginal HIV/AIDS Task Force
Publisher: 
Red Road HIV/AIDS Network
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
West Vancouver, BC

Presents a number of recommendations to address Aboriginal HIV/AIDS in BC, along broad themes, including building healthy communities, raising awareness of HIV and AIDS, and preventing HIV transmission.

ISBN/ISSN: 
AIDS.R43 1999

Women, drug use, and HIV infection

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English
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Sally J. Stevens
Stephanie Tortu
Susan L. Coyle
Publisher: 
Haworth Press Inc.
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Binghamton, NY

Highlights a number of factors related to HIV infection among women who inject drugs and/or smoke crack cocaine, or who are the sex partners of individuals who use these drugs.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
AIDS.S74 1998
ISBN 0789005271
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

Blood Ties Four Directions Centre

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Counselling
Day services

Offers confidential information, counseling and support. Provides a drop in center for HIV positive persons, family and friends. Book and video library, free condoms, confidential needle exchange program and education sessions.

Primary Telephone: 
867-633-2437
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
bloodties@klondiker.com
Fax Number: 
867-633-2447
Tollfree Phone Number: 
877-333-2437
Street Address: 
4230F 4th Ave
City: 
Whitehorse
Province: 
Yukon Territories
Postal/ZIP Code: 
Y1A 1K1

Paradigms lost: examining the impact of a shift from health promotion to population health on HIV/AIDS policy and programs in Ca

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English
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Chris Wong
Publisher: 
Canadian AIDS Society
Publication Date: 
1997
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Examines how, beyond the surface level of language, a shift from health promotion to population health will impact Canadian HIV/AIDS policy and programs.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
AIDS.W66 1997

Canadian AIDS Society

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Groups Served: 
All women
Women with particular health conditions
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development

Forms a coalition of community-based AIDS organizations that advocates for people and communities affected by HIV/AIDS.

Primary Telephone: 
613-230-3580
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
casinfo@cdnaids.ca
Fax Number: 
613-563-4998
Street Address: 
800-190 O'Connor St
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K2P 2R3

Women, vulnerability and HIV/AIDS: a human rights perspective

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English
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Adriana Gomez
Deborah Meacham
Publisher: 
Latin American and Caribbean Women's Health Network
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Santiago, Chile

Provides a national gender perspective regarding women and HIV/AIDS, as well as sexual and reproductive health, sexuality, the sex trade, gender and AIDS, prevention strategies, and a variety of women's experiences discussing thier forms of action and intervention.

ISBN/ISSN: 
AIDS.G66 1998

AIDS Committee of Windsor

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Advocacy
Counselling
Support group/peer support

Provides support and education services for people at risk of, living with, or affected by HIV/AIDS in Essex and Kent counties.

Primary Telephone: 
519-973-0222
Secondary Telephone: 
519-973-7671 (Youth Line)
Email Address: 
admin@aidswindsor.com
Fax Number: 
519-973-7389
Tollfree Phone Number: 
800-265-4858
Street Address: 
1168 Drouillard Rd
City: 
Windsor
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
N8Y 2R1

AIDS Support Chatam-Kent

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Counselling
Support group/peer support

Forms is a satellite office of AIDS Committee of Windsor. Serves residents affected by HIV/AIDS with support, counselling, financial aid and education.

Primary Telephone: 
519-352-2121
Email Address: 
ask@aidschatham.org
Fax Number: 
519-351-7067
Tollfree Phone Number: 
1-800-265-4858
Street Address: 
200-48 Fifth St
City: 
Chatham
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
N7M 4V8
Internal Notes : 
<p>url (http://www.aidswindsor.com/chatham.htm) does not appear valid</p> 08/27/2009/Tanya/RC/ Changed url to redirect to contact info page for AIDS Support Chatham-Kent , it apprears to have been centralized under one web page(http://www.aidswindsor.org/cms/) and organization "AIDS Committee of Windsor". all contact info once found is correct with a new toll free number which I have added
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