Research

Research

Caledon Institute of Social Policy

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Research
Advocacy

Does rigorous, high-quality research and analysis. Seeks to inform and influence public opinion and to foster public discussion on poverty and social policy. Develops and promotes concrete, practicable proposals for the reform of social programs at all levels of government and of social benefits provided by employers and the voluntary sector.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
613-729-3340
Email Address: 
caledon@caledoninst.org
Fax Number: 
613-729-3896
Street Address: 
620-1600 Scott St
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K1Y 4N7

Women's Health Research Network

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

Works to foster authentic, inclusive cross-sectoral linkages to increase research activity focused on the health of girls and women in British Columbia.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
604-707-6378
Email Address: 
sdixon@whrn.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
604-707-6399
Street Address: 
201-601 W Broadway
City: 
Vancouver
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V5Z 4C2

Nuluaq Project

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Inuktitut
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Research
Community education/development

Works to improve the coordination of abuse prevention services and resources in Inuit communities. Conducts research, provides a national Inuit database for abuse prevention and women's shelters and shares information with the public.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
613-238-3977
Email Address: 
nuluaq@pauktuutit.ca
Fax Number: 
613-238-1787
Tollfree Phone Number: 
800-667-0749
Street Address: 
400-56 Sparks St
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K1P 5A9

Environmental Defense

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Research
Community education/development
Advocacy

Works to protect the environment and human health. Conducts research and educates on clean air, safe food, thriving ecosystems, and more.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
416-323-9521
Email Address: 
info@environmentaldefence.ca
Fax Number: 
416-323-9301
Street Address: 
705-317 Adelaide St W
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5V 1P9

Canadian Collaborative Mental Health Initiative

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

Forms an organization that works to improve the mental health and well-being of Canadians by increasing collaboration among health care providers, consumers, families and caregivers.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
905-629-0900
Email Address: 
info@ccmhi.ca
Fax Number: 
905-629-0893
Street Address: 
c/o College of Family Physicians of Canada, 2630 Skymark Ave
City: 
Mississauga
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
L4W 5A4

CINBIOSE: Centre for the study of biological interactions in human health

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Organization Type: 
Educational Institution
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Research

Conducts interdisciplinary research and training on workplace health and environmental health.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
514-987-3915
Fax Number: 
514-987-6183
Street Address: 
Université du Québec à Montréal CINBIOSE (SB-1980) PO Box 8888 Stn Centre-ville
City: 
Montreal
Province: 
Québec
Postal/ZIP Code: 
H3C 3P8
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Canadian Partnership for Children's Health & Environment

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

Forms an affiliation of groups with overlapping missions to improve children's environmental health in Canada.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
416-595-9579
Email Address: 
info@healthyenvironmentforkids.ca
Fax Number: 
416-761-4038
Street Address: 
130-215 Spadina Ave
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5T 2C7

Hidden Costs/Invisible Contributions

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Organization Type: 
Educational Institution
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Research

Forms a collaborative, interdisciplinary research program that is creating a deeper understanding of the place in society of those currently characterized as 'dependent,' specifically older adults and adults with chronic illness or disability.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
780-492-2865
Email Address: 
lori.moran@ualberta.ca
Fax Number: 
780-492-4821
Street Address: 
3-02 Hecol Bldg Department of Human Ecology University of Alberta
City: 
Edmonton
Province: 
Alberta
Postal/ZIP Code: 
T6G 2N1

BC Rural Network

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

Aims to build stronger rural and remote communities in BC by promoting better understanding of rural issues across all jurisdictions, and developing responses to rural issues.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
250-620-3505
Email Address: 
info@bcruralnetwork.ca
Fax Number: 
250-620-3771
Street Address: 
104-197 Second Ave N
City: 
Williams Lake
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V2G 1Z5

Global Campaign for Microbicides

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

Forms a broad-based, international effort to build support among policymakers, opinion leaders, and the general public for increased investment into microbicides and other user-controlled prevention methods.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
202-822-0033
Email Address: 
info@global-campaign.org
Fax Number: 
202-457-1466
Street Address: 
c/o PATH 1800 K Street NW
City: 
Washington
Province: 
District of Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
20006
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