Women with disabilities

Women with disabilities

Autoimmunity: a major women’s health issue

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Online
Publisher: 
American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association, Inc.

Describes the disproportionate incidence of various autoimmune diseases in women, and argues why this group of diseases should be treated as a women’s health issue.

Order Information: 
Available online.
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

The Canadian Abilities Foundation

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Groups Served: 
Women with disabilities
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Community education/development
Advocacy

Canadian Abilities Foundation's mission is to provide information, inspiration and opportunities to Canadians with disabilities, their family, friends and the entire spectrum of professionals working in their service.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
416- 923-1885
Email Address: 
able@abilities.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
416- 923-9829
Street Address: 
n/a
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
n/a

National Aboriginal Network on Disability

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Groups Served: 
Aboriginal/métis/inuit women
Women with disabilities
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Community education/development
Advocacy
Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(613) 575-2618
Fax Number: 
(613) 575-2181
Street Address: 
c/o Joanne Francis, President, RR#3
City: 
Cornwall
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K6H 5R7

Canadian Hard of Hearing Association Yukon

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Groups Served: 
Women with disabilities
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development

Promote the education of the general public, social institutions, professionals and the hard of hearing themselves, about hearing related problems and the available solutions. Promote the development of and accessibility to technical aids and to other services and facilities for the hard of hearing.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(867) 667-6015
Secondary Telephone: 
(867) 667-6133
Street Address: 
Box 31357
City: 
Whitehorse
Province: 
Yukon Territories
Postal/ZIP Code: 
Y1A 5P7

T.A.N. Transportation Action Now Inc.

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Groups Served: 
Women with disabilities
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Advocacy
Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
416- 425-3463
Email Address: 
tan@dimes.on.ca
Fax Number: 
417- 425-1920
Street Address: 
257-10 Overlea Blvd.
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M4H 1A4

Personal Choice Independent Living // Choix Personnel Vie Autonome

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Groups Served: 
Women with disabilities
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Advocacy
Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(613) 238-2723
Fax Number: 
(613) 238-8551
Street Address: 
212-520 Bronson Ave.
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K1R 7Y9

Persons United for Self-Help (PUSH) London

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Groups Served: 
Women with disabilities
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Advocacy
Support group/peer support
Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(519) 672-3380
Street Address: 
PO Box 24026, 301 Ozford St. W.
City: 
London
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
N6H 1S6

Regional Advisory Committee for Persons with Physical Disabilities

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Groups Served: 
Women with disabilities
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Advocacy
Policy development
Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(905) 528-6611
Fax Number: 
(905) 528-2181
Street Address: 
Hamilton City Hall, Alderman's Office, 71 Main St., 2nd Floor
City: 
Hamilton
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
L8N 3T4

St. John's Rehabilitation Hospital

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Groups Served: 
Women with disabilities
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Clinical or health care services
Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(416) 226-6780
Fax Number: 
(416) 226-6265
Street Address: 
285 Commer Ave.
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M2M 2G1

Skylark Consulting & Employment Equity Agency

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Groups Served: 
All women
Women with disabilities
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Consulting
Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(416) 485-8733
Fax Number: 
(416) 485-8733
Street Address: 
7 Broadway Ave., Suite 608
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M4P 3C5
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