Health care delivery

Health care delivery

Canadian Council on Multicultural Health

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

Works to promote and support an integrated health care system for persons who face inequities and barriers to access by virtue of their cultural and/or ethnic origin. Educates the public and health professionals on issues relating to health and culture. Advocates for policies and legislations to address inequities and barriers to access. Contributes to knowledge development in health and culture through research conducted in partnership with communities using a participaroty process.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
604-733-1466
Email Address: 
ccmh@bc.sympatico.ca
Fax Number: 
604-733-8306
Street Address: 
Suite GR 1450 West 12th Avenue
City: 
Vancouver
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V6H 1M9

Moving towards change: strengthening the response of British Columbia's health care system to violence against women

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Janice MacLean
Richard Kerr
Colleen Varcoe
Publisher: 
BC Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors (BC Minister's Advisory Council on Women's Health), and BC Minister of Women's Equality
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Highlights pioneering efforts made, particularly by large urban hospitals, to provide more compassionate care for women who have been abused and to ensure that women who have been abused are referred to appropriate resources.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0772638764
VIOL.M68 1999
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