Advocacy

Advocacy

Raising the Roof

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

Forms an organization that works to build awareness about homelessness and what can be done and raise funds for community groups working to alleviate homelessness.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
416-481-1838
Email Address: 
info@raisingtheroof.org
Fax Number: 
416-481-1872
Street Address: 
200-263 Eglinton Ave W
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M4R 1B1

Coalition Against Abuse in Relationships

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
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Community education/development
Advocacy

Forms an organization representing many service providers who work directly or indirectly with victims and/or perpetrators of violence. Improves awareness of and access to services to the victims and/or perpetrators of abuse through public education and lobbying activities.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
506-856-2875
Email Address: 
caar@coalitionagainstabuse.com
Street Address: 
PO Box 1660
City: 
Moncton
Province: 
New Brunswick
Postal/ZIP Code: 
E1C 9X5

Canadian Partnership for Children's Health & Environment

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Organization Type: 
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

Epilepsy Toronto

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Advocacy
Support group/peer support

Forms an organization that provides information, counselling, employment support and education to help people with epilepsy live independently and with dignity as meaningful participants in the community.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
416-964-9095
Email Address: 
info@epilepsytoronto.org
Fax Number: 
416-964-2492
Street Address: 
224-510 King St E
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5C 1E5

Citizens for Midwifery

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

Forms a consumer-based group promoting the Midwives Model of Care.

Contact Info
Email Address: 
info@cfmidwifery.org
Tollfree Phone Number: 
888-CfM-4880
Street Address: 
PO Box 82227
City: 
Atlanta
Province: 
Georgia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
30608-2227

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

Sustain: the alliance for better food and farming

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

Advocates food and agriculture policies and practices that enhance the health and welfare of people and animals, improve the working and living environment, enrich society and culture and promote equity.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
020 7837 1228
Email Address: 
sustain@sustainweb.org
Fax Number: 
020 7837 1141
Street Address: 
94 White Lion St
City: 
London
Postal/ZIP Code: 
N1 9PF

Mental Health Foundation

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

Works to help people survive, recover from and prevent mental health problems. Brings together teams that undertake research, develop services, design training, influence policy, and raise public awareness.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
020 7803 1100
Email Address: 
mhf@mhf.org.uk
Fax Number: 
020 7803 1111
Street Address: 
9th Floor Sea Containers House 20 Upper Ground
City: 
London
Postal/ZIP Code: 
SE1 9QB

Canadian Association of Food Banks

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

Forms an umbrella organization representing approximately 250 food banks across every Canadian province and territory.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
416-203-9241
Email Address: 
info@cafb-acba.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
416-203-9244
Street Address: 
191 New Toronto St
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M8V 2E7

Toxic Nation

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

Works to protect the environment and human health. Web site includes informaiton on toxic chemicals and their impacts on human health.

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
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