Policy development

Policy development

Status of Women Canada, Women's Program Regional Offices, Saskatchewan

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Research
Policy development

A women's program regional office. Promotes gender equity and the full participation of women in Canada's economic, social, cultural, and political life.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
306-975-5321
Tollfree Phone Number: 
866-966-3640
Street Address: 
920-410 22nd St E
City: 
Saskatoon
Province: 
Saskatchewan
Postal/ZIP Code: 
S7K 5T6

Canadian Association on Gerontology

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Policy development

Helps to foster research, education, and policy aimed at improving the quality of life of Canadian seniors.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
613-271-1083
Email Address: 
cagacg@igs.net
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
613-599-7027
Street Address: 
232-329 March Rd Box 11
City: 
Kanata
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K2Z 2E1

Partnerships for Health Reform & Abt Associaties Inc.

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Policy development
Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(301) 913-0500
Email Address: 
phr-infocenter@abtassoc.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
(301) 652-3916
Street Address: 
4800 Montgomery Lane, Suite 600
City: 
Bethesda
Province: 
Maryland
Postal/ZIP Code: 
20814

Pan American Health Organization

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Groups Served: 
All women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Spanish
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Research
Policy development

Regional office of the World Health Organization

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
202-974-3000
Email Address: 
postmaster@paho.org
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
202-974-3663
Street Address: 
525, 23rd Street NW
City: 
Washington
Province: 
District of Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
20037

International Council of Women

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Groups Served: 
All women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Advocacy
Policy development

The ICW is a world-wide federation of National Councils of Women which work together on international issues of concern to women. The member Councils meet every three years, and between these Triennial Meetings ICW affairs are managed by an elected Board of Directors. ICW has a consultative Status, Category 1, with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(33 1) 47 42 19 40
Street Address: 
13 rue Caumartin
City: 
Paris
Postal/ZIP Code: 
F-75009

Canadian Child Care Federation

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Policy development
Élaboration de politiques

Aims to improve the quality of child care services for Canadian families by stimulating communication among a broad range of interest groups. Provides and supports educational programs and initiatives, and encourages relevant research. Web site includes an on-line newsletter and links to related sites. // Vise à améliorer la qualité des services de garde à l'enfance offerts aux familles canadiennes en facilitant la communication auprès des groupes cibles; en développant des services et programmes de formation; et en soutenant la recherche en matière de services de garde.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
613)-729-5289
Email Address: 
info@cccf-fcsge.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
613-729-3159
Tollfree Phone Number: 
1-800-858-1412
Street Address: 
201-383 Parkdale Avenue
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K1Y 4R4
Internal Notes : 
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Family Service Canada (FSC)

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Groups Served: 
Families
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Training
Community education/development
Policy development

Family Service Canada is a national organization representing the concerns of families and family-serving agencies across Canada. Through public awareness initiatives, leadership training and quality assurance programs, public policy development and networking, the organization promotes investment in family well-being.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(613) 230-9960
Fax Number: 
(613) 230-5884
Street Address: 
600 - 220 Laurier Avenue West
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K1P 5Z9

Pauktuutit Inuit Women's Association

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Groups Served: 
Aboriginal/métis/inuit women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Inuktitut
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Advocacy
Policy development

Represents all Inuit women in Canada. Works is to foster a greater awareness of the needs of Inuit women, and to encourage their participation in community, regional and national concerns in relation to social, cultural and economic development.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
613-238-3977
Email Address: 
pres@pauktuutit.on.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
613-238-1787
Street Address: 
3rd Fl 131 Bank St
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K1P 5N7
Internal Notes : 
Updated December 2011

College of Midwives of British Columbia

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Policy development

Forms the regulatory body for the profession of midwifery in the province of British Columbia. Registers qualified, competent midwives to provide safe, high quality care to women and their families.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
604-742-2230
Email Address: 
information@cmbc.bc.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
604-730-8908
Street Address: 
210-1682 W 7th Ave
City: 
Vancouver
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V6J 4S6

College of Midwives of Ontario

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Groups Served: 
Women in certain occupations
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Advocacy
Policy development

Regulates the practice of the profession and governing members according to legislation, regulations, and by-laws. Web site includes information on how to find a midwife in Ontario, by region.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
416-327-0874
Email Address: 
admin@cmo.on.ca
Fax Number: 
416-327-8219
Street Address: 
Box 27 812-55 St Clair Ave W
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M4V 2Y7
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