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Atira Women’s Resource Society

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

Vancouver organization committed to the work of ending violence against women through providing direct service, as well as working to increase awareness of and education around the scope and impact on our communities of men's violence against women and children.

Primary Telephone: 
(604) 331-1407
Email Address: 
info@atira.bc.ca
Fax Number: 
(604) 688-1799
Street Address: 
101 East Cordova Street
City: 
Vancouver
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V6A 1K7
Country: 
Canada

Co-operative Housing Federation of BC

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Research
Community education/development
Advocacy
Housing

A co-operative association made up of member housing co-ops and related organizations, in British Columbia.

Primary Telephone: 
604.879.5111
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
info@chf.bc.ca
Fax Number: 
604.879.4611
Tollfree Phone Number: 
1.866.879.4611
Street Address: 
200-5550 Fraser Street
City: 
Vancouver
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V5W 2Z4
Country: 
Canada

Domestic violence relief fund

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Online
Publisher: 
The Community Housing Land Trust Foundation

A manual for housing co-ops in BC to learn how they can welcome women who are victims of violence into their co-ops.

Order Information: 
Available online.

Matrimonial real property - overview

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English
Media Type: 
Online
Publisher: 
Native Women’s Association of Canada

Discusses how the lack of clarity in matrimonial property laws on reserves in Canada means that women in common law relationships who are experiencing violence, or who have become widowed, may lose their homes.

Order Information: 
Available online.

YWCA Canada

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Advocacy
Publisher
Housing

Works to prevent violence against women. Publishes resources and organize public events to raise awareness. Engages in research to ensure optimum support to women.

Primary Telephone: 
416-962-8881
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
national@ywcacanada.ca
Fax Number: 
416-962-8084
Street Address: 
422-75 Sherbourne St
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5A 2P9

Rosewood Shelter

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Groups Served: 
All women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Consulting
Community education/development
Advocacy
Counselling
Support group/peer support
Counseling
Housing

La Maison Rosewood Shelter is an emergency shelter that provides both residential and non-residential support to abused women and their children in North Central Simcoe County.

* Counsellors provide crisis counselling both in person and via the telephone for women who have experienced domestic violence or sexual assault 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
* Child residents receive counselling and support as well as age-appropriate activities through our Child Support Program.
* Counselling, legal advocacy and accompaniment, assistance with finding and maintaining housing, assistance with Ontario Housing and Ontario Works are available to shelter residents and on an outreach basis to women living in the community.
* All services maintain confidentiality of client information.

Women who have pets that will need alternate care arrangements should discuss this with Rosewood staff. Services are available through the local SPCA or the Ontario Veterinary Medical Association's Safe Pet Program.

Information about the Safe Pet Program is available at www.ovma.org/pet_owners/safepet.html

Primary Telephone: 
705-526-3221
Secondary Telephone: 
705-526-4211
Email Address: 
iwillis@rosewood.ca
Tollfree Phone Number: 
1-800-461-1750
Street Address: 
PO Box 54
Addt'l Street Address: 
582 Hungle Ave
City: 
Midland
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
L4R 4K6

Project Genesis

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Advocacy
Community education/development
Housing
Information provision and referral

Deeply rooted in Cote-des-Neiges, Project Genesis connects individual services with community organizing to bring concrete improvements to people's lives.

Primary Telephone: 
514-738-2036
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
514-738-6385
Street Address: 
4735 Cote Ste Catherine Road
City: 
Montreal
Province: 
Québec
Postal/ZIP Code: 
H3W 1M1

Wedgewood Manor

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Services Provided: 
Clinical or health care services
Housing

A nursing home/manor is a long term care facility which provides 24 hour nurse supervision and care management for individuals who are assessed as being in need of this level of care. PEI has nine public manors/facilities and eight private nursing homes. Wedgewood Manor is a 76 bed long term care facility (which includes one respite care bed) located in Summerside.

Primary Telephone: 
902-888-8340
Fax Number: 
902-888-8369
Street Address: 
310 Brophy Ave
City: 
Summerside
Province: 
Prince Edward Island
Postal/ZIP Code: 
C1N 5N4
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Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization

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Groups Served: 
Immigrants
Families
Refugees
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Policy development
Residence
Housing

IRCOM strives to empower newcomer families to integrate into the wider community through affordable transitional housing, programs, and services.

Primary Telephone: 
204-943-8465
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
info@ircom.ca
Fax Number: 
204-943-4810
Street Address: 
95 Ellen St
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal/ZIP Code: 
R3A 1S8
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Alberta Aids to Daily Living

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Groups Served: 
Women with particular health conditions
Women with disabilities
Organization Type: 
Governmental Body
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Housing

The AADL program helps Albertans with a long-term disability, chronic illness or terminal illness to maintain their independence at home, in lodges or group homes by providing financial assistance to buy medical equipment and supplies. An assessment by a health care professional determines the equipment and supplies that an Albertan can receive through this program.

Primary Telephone: 
780-427-0731
Secondary Telephone: 
310-0000
Tollfree Phone Number: 
780-427-0731
Street Address: 
10th Floor, Milner Building
Addt'l Street Address: 
10040 - 104 Street
City: 
Edmonton
Province: 
Alberta
Postal/ZIP Code: 
T5J 0Z2
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