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Count us in! Inclusion and homeless women in downtown east Toronto

Describes many of the barriers homeless and underhoused women face, and highlights their solutions for making health and social services more inclusive.

Published: 2006
A literature review on depression among women: focusing on Ontario

Reports on the epidemiology of depression among women in Ontario. Identifies those women at highest risk for depression and their barriers to care.

Published: 2006
Ontario support groups

Provides contact information for local breast cancer organizations in Ontario which offer information, self-help, and support. Also lists Ontario-wide and Canada-wide organizations offering a range of breast cancer services.

The quality of cancer services for women in Ontario: summary report

Focuses on women and cancer, assessing differences in health care quality benefits both sexes.

Published: 2006
El cuidado de la salud en Canadá: une guía para recién llegados a Ontario
Provides a guide, in Spanish, about the health care system in Canada for newcomers living in Toronto, Ontario. Includes a list of contacts and referrals. (See Details)
Published: 2000
Mapping research on women and health in Northwestern Ontario
Reviews research on women and health in Northwestern Ontario, identifies gaps between existing research and concerns identified by northern women, and highlights the specific health concerns of these women. Proposes recommendations for future research and policy analysis. (See Details)
Published: 2002
Accessibility of French language services in the Ottawa region for francophone women and French-speaking immigrant women who are
Identifies the barriers faced by Francophone women and French-speaking immigrant women who are victims of domestic violence and sexual assault when they seek services offered by agencies in the Ottawa region. (See Details)
Published: 2004
A history of Ontario midwifery
Recounts the origins of midwifery in Ontario.
Published: 1998
Choose to change this: women and children more at risk in province
Details how poverty traps women and children in violent situations, as well as how funding cuts hurt women's shelter services. Recounts recommendations made to stop violence against women from studies, reports, consultations, and public policy. (See Details)
Published: 2003
Domestic Violence Death Review Committee annual report to the Chief Coroner 2005
Presents an overview of domestic violence deaths occurring in 2002, 2003, 2004 and 2005 that were reviewed by the committee. Includes a statistical analysis of information collected. (See Details)
Published: 2006