Women with addictions

Women with addictions

National Clearinghouse on Substance Abuse, Canadian Centre for Substance Abuse

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Groups Served: 
All women
Women with addictions
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Primary Telephone: 
613- 235-4028
Fax Number: 
613- 235-8101
Street Address: 
75 Albert Street, Suite 300
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K1P 5E7

Street Connections

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Groups Served: 
Youth
Homeless women
Low income women
Women with addictions
Sex-trade workers
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Support group/peer support
Clinical or health care services
Residence
Counseling

Street Connections is a street outreach program of Mount Carmel Clinic operating out of two Inner-City sites (one specifically for women) plus a mobile van, which provides a wide variety of services in a non-judgmental manner. Our services are available to: male and female prostitutes; street youth; solvent users; intravenous drug users; other street involved people.

Primary Telephone: 
Office: 586-1463
Secondary Telephone: 
House: 943-6379
Street Address: 
50 Argyle Street (House)
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal/ZIP Code: 
N/A

Sheena's Place

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Groups Served: 
Youth
Older women (50+)
Women and mental health
Middle-aged women (30-50)
Women with addictions
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Research
Counselling
Support group/peer support

Provides support services to people affected by eating disorders in a non-institutional, accessible way.

Primary Telephone: 
416-927-8900
Email Address: 
loleksyn@sheenasplace.org
Fax Number: 
416-927-8844
Street Address: 
87 Spadina Rd
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5R 2T1

Smokefree For Women

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Groups Served: 
All women
Lesbians/bisexuals/transgendered women
Youth
Older women (50+)
Pregnant women
Women with addictions
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Consulting
Research
Counselling
Clinical or health care services

To assist women in becoming smokefree for life.

Primary Telephone: 
(416) 465-1323
Email Address: 
pmjensen@globalserve.net
Street Address: 
1914 - 655 Broadview Avenue
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M4K 2P3

Action on Women's Addictions - Research and Education

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Groups Served: 
Women with addictions
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Consulting
Research
Community education/development
Advocacy

Forms an organization that conducts health promotion and prevention activities on the subject of women and addictions. Produces easy-to-read health promotion information for women. Advocates for appropriate health promotion strategies and treatment services for women. Sponsors public forums for service providers and the general public. Conducts women-centred, community-based research. Lobbies for healthy public policy regarding alcohol, tobacco and other drugs. Provides support to community organizations who require more education and training. Facilitates mutual support groups for women in the community.

Primary Telephone: 
613-545-0117
Email Address: 
aware@kos.net
Fax Number: 
613-545-1508
Street Address: 
PO Box 86
City: 
Kingston
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K7L 4V6

Street Outreach Services

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Groups Served: 
Aboriginal/métis/inuit women
Families
Women in certain occupations
Lesbians/bisexuals/transgendered women
Youth
Pregnant women
Homeless women
Low income women
Women with addictions
Sole-support parents
Refugees
Incarcerated women
Sex-trade workers
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Consulting
Research
Training
Community education/development
Advocacy
Counselling
Policy development
Publisher
Support group/peer support
Day services
Clinical or health care services
Residence
Alternative care
Primary Telephone: 
416- 926-0744
Street Address: 
622 Yonge Street, 2nd Floor
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
N/A

Fife House

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Groups Served: 
Women with particular health conditions
Lesbians/bisexuals/transgendered women
Low income women
Women with addictions
Incarcerated women
Sex-trade workers
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Advocacy
Residence
Alternative care

Provides secure and affordable housing to women living with HIV-AIDS.

Primary Telephone: 
(416) 205-9888
Secondary Telephone: 
(416) 536-2760
Fax Number: 
(416) 205-9919
Street Address: 
1801 - 415 Yonge St.
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5B 2E7

North Cariboo Métis Association

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Groups Served: 
Aboriginal/métis/inuit women
Rural women
Families
Youth
Older women (50+)
Women with disabilities
Low income women
Women and mental health
Middle-aged women (30-50)
Women with addictions
Sole-support parents
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Consulting
Community education/development
Counseling
Housing

Our clients are parents mom's and dad's who may have trouble with the law or have family issues. We help our clients as a whole. They usually have other issues such as: alcohol, drug, Residential Tenancy issues, Welfare, Disability, poverty, Residential School issues, some clients need referral to the Mental Health, probations, assist clients with paperwork, in addition, accompany clients to appointments with the Ministry as an advocate or a support person.

Primary Telephone: 
250-992-9722
Email Address: 
aspawal@hotmail.com
Fax Number: 
250-992-9721
Street Address: 
7-345 StLaurent Ave
City: 
Quesnel
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V2J 4K6
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