Advocacy

Advocacy

Status of Women Council of the NWT

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Organization Type: 
Governmental Body
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Advocacy

Works towards the equality of women through advice to the Government of the NWT, research, public education, advocating on behalf of women, and assistance to women's groups and other groups working on issues of concern to women.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
867-920-6177
Email Address: 
theresa@statusofwomen.nt.ca
Fax Number: 
867-873-0285
Tollfree Phone Number: 
888-234-4485 (NWT)
Street Address: 
4th Floor, Northwest Tower, Box 1320
City: 
Yellowknife
Province: 
Northwest Territories
Postal/ZIP Code: 
X1A 2L9

Justice for Girls

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

Promotes support, justice, and equality for teenage girls who have experienced violence and live in poverty.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
604-689-7887
Email Address: 
info@justiceforgirls.org
Fax Number: 
604-689-5600
Street Address: 
606-825 Granvill St
City: 
Vancouver
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V6Z 1K9

ANKORS West Boundary Regional Office

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

Provides support, advocacy, prevention, education information, and volunteer networking opportunities for those living with and affected by HIV and AIDS.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
250-505-5506
Email Address: 
info@ankors.bc.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
250-505-5507
Street Address: 
101 Baker St
City: 
Nelson
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V1L 4H1

ANKORS East Kootenay Regional Office

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

Provides support, advocacy, prevention, education information, and volunteer networking opportunities for those living with and affected by HIV and AIDS.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
250-426-3383
Email Address: 
gary@ankors.bc.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
250-426-3221
Street Address: 
205-14th Ave N
City: 
Cranbrook
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V1C 3W3

AIDS Action Now!

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Advocacy

Advocates on behalf of people living with HIV/AIDS in the community and at all government levels so that they have easy access to the services and treatments they need.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
416-977-5903
Email Address: 
brentsouthin@bellnet.ca
Street Address: 
Box 25 Station F
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5T 1W9

AIDS Calgary Awareness Association

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Community education/development
Advocacy
Counselling
Clinical or health care services

Promotes HIV prevention among Calgary's high risk populations, including the gay community, youth and injection drug users. Provides support services to people living with HIV/AIDS, including counseling and advocacy, nutrition, care services, access to complementary therapies and financial aid.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
403-508-2500
Email Address: 
info@aidscalgary.org
Fax Number: 
403-263-7358
Street Address: 
200-1509 Centre St S
City: 
Calgary
Province: 
Alberta
Postal/ZIP Code: 
T2G 2E6

AIDS Program South Saskatchewan

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

Provides prevention and support services to a variety of populations. Develops resources and workshops to educate about HIV/AIDS.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
306-924-8420
Email Address: 
barb.bowditch@sasktel.net
Tollfree Phone Number: 
877-210-7622
Street Address: 
1504B Albert St
City: 
Regina
Province: 
Saskatchewan
Postal/ZIP Code: 
S4P 2S4

All Nations Hope AIDS Network

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Advocacy

Increases awareness of HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis C among Aboriginal Peoples living in Saskatchewan. Provides educational workshops on prevention throughout the province. Offers support to individuals living with HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis C and to their families.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
306-924-8424
Email Address: 
allnationshope@sasktel.net
Fax Number: 
306-525-3698
Tollfree Phone Number: 
877-210-7622
Street Address: 
2815 5th Avenue
City: 
Regina
Province: 
Saskatchewan
Postal/ZIP Code: 
S4T 0L2
Internal Notes : 
Updated December 2011

Alliance for South Asian AIDS Prevention

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Gujarati
Hindi
Tamil
Urdu
Bengali
Pendjabi
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Advocacy

Works toward preventing the spread of HIV and AIDS in South Asian communities, principally in the greater Toronto area. Offers programs in preventive education, advocacy, resource development, volunteer development, and support for people living with HIV and AIDS. Offers resources and services in Hindi, Urdu, Tamil, Punjabi, Bengali and Gujarati.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
416-599-2727
Email Address: 
info@asaap.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
416-599-6011
Street Address: 
126-20 Carlton St
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5B 2H5

Network of Sex Work Projects

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

Forms an organisation that works to promote sex workers' health and human rights.

Contact Info
Email Address: 
secretariat@nswp.org
Website/URL: 
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