Search Organizations (English): Prince Edward Island, Prince Edward Island

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Prince Edward Island Midwives Association
Women's Network PEI  
http://www.wnpei.org/
Works to strengthen and support the efforts of PEI women to improve the status of women in our society. (See Details)
Prince Edward Island Advisory Council on the Status of Women  
http://www.gov.pe.ca/acsw/
Advises the Minister Responsible with respect to matters relating to the status of women, the development of public awareness regarding issues affecting women, and the promotion of change in attitudes within the community in order that women may enjoy an equality of opportunity. (See Details)
PEI Association for Newcomers to Canada  
http://www.peianc.com/
Forms a community-based immigrant support organization that supports newcomers' integration by providing services, in partnership with the community. Provides information, training and resources to social institutions, service-providers, government departments and the mainstream community so they can strengthen their capacity and ability to welcome and address the needs of immigrants; and so they can respond quickly, effectively, appropriately, and in a culturally sensitive manner. Assists in the provision of life skills training for immigrants and in the provision of cross-cultural awareness training for social institutions, service-providers, government departments and the mainstream community. Identifies related research and information needs; sponsors research and analysis into the current situation in Prince Edward Island for immigrants. Develops cross-cultural sensitivity, educational and awareness resources for use by social institutions, service-providers, government departments, immigrants and the mainstream community, to increase understanding of the issues affecting immigrants. (See Details)