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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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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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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

YWCA of Greater Toronto

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Groups Served: 
All women
Youth
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Services Provided: 
Consulting
Training
Community education/development
Advocacy
Groupe de soutien / support par les pairs
Support group/peer support
Day services
Counseling
Housing
Primary Telephone: 
416-961-8100
Email Address: 
info@ywcatoronto.org
Fax Number: 
416-961-7739
Street Address: 
80 Woodlawn Ave E
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M4T 1C1
Country: 
Canada

YMCA Canada

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Groups Served: 
All women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Research
Training
Community education/development
Advocacy
Support group/peer support
Day services
Residence
Housing

The country’s oldest largest women's multi-service organization. With 33 Member Associations operating in more than 400 districts and communities across the country, their Turning Point Programs for Women™ - which address personal safety, economic security and well-being – reach out to 1 million women and girls in nine provinces and one territory. YWCA is the largest national provider of shelter to women, serving 25,000 women, children and teen girls including 6,000 fleeing domestic violence each year. They are the largest provider of literacy, life skills, employment and counselling programs in the country, and the second largest provider of childcare services. YWCA Canada is a member association of the World YWCA which unites 25 million women and girls worldwide and spans 125 countries.

Primary Telephone: 
416-967-9622
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
services@ymca.ca
Fax Number: 
416-967-9618
Street Address: 
6th Floor
Addt'l Street Address: 
42 Charles St E
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M4Y 1T4

Odyssey House

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

Shelter for women and children, 24 hour crisis line, complete confidentiality, public education, battering information, self esteem, parenting and children’s group.

Primary Telephone: 
780-532-2672
Email Address: 
gpwra@telus.net
Fax Number: 
(780) 532-1389
Street Address: 
PO Box 1395
City: 
Grande Prairie
Province: 
Alberta
Postal/ZIP Code: 
T8V 4Z2
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Margaret Frazer House

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Women and mental health
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Services Provided: 
Community education/development
Advocacy
Alternative care
Counseling
Housing
Primary Telephone: 
416-463-1481
Email Address: 
ttdmah@hotmail.com
Fax Number: 
416-461-4866
Street Address: 
301 Broadview Ave
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M4M 2G8
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West End Seniors Centre

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Groups Served: 
Older women (50+)
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Consulting
Community education/development
Advocacy
Counselling
Support group/peer support
Day services
Counseling
Housing

Age & Opportunity Inc. is a not for profit social service agency that offers life-enhancing programs and services to older adults 55+ living in the province of Manitoba. Age & Opportunity's programs and services support and enhance the physical, intellectual, emotional, social and spiritual lives of older persons and actively promote participation in all aspects of community life.

Primary Telephone: 
204-772-9581
Email Address: 
we@ageopportunity.mb.ca
Fax Number: 
204-786-8661
Street Address: 
715 Telfer St N
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal/ZIP Code: 
R3G 2Y6
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