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Atira Women’s Resource Society

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

Vancouver organization committed to the work of ending violence against women through providing direct service, as well as working to increase awareness of and education around the scope and impact on our communities of men's violence against women and children.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(604) 331-1407
Email Address: 
info@atira.bc.ca
Fax Number: 
(604) 688-1799
Street Address: 
101 East Cordova Street
City: 
Vancouver
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V6A 1K7
Country: 
Canada

Co-operative Housing Federation of BC

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

A co-operative association made up of member housing co-ops and related organizations, in British Columbia.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
604.879.5111
Email Address: 
info@chf.bc.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
604.879.4611
Tollfree Phone Number: 
1.866.879.4611
Street Address: 
200-5550 Fraser Street
City: 
Vancouver
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V5W 2Z4
Country: 
Canada

Domestic violence relief fund

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Online
Publisher: 
The Community Housing Land Trust Foundation

A manual for housing co-ops in BC to learn how they can welcome women who are victims of violence into their co-ops.

Order Information: 
Available online.

Matrimonial real property - overview

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Online
Publisher: 
Native Women’s Association of Canada

Discusses how the lack of clarity in matrimonial property laws on reserves in Canada means that women in common law relationships who are experiencing violence, or who have become widowed, may lose their homes.

Order Information: 
Available online.

YWCA Canada

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

Works to prevent violence against women. Publishes resources and organize public events to raise awareness. Engages in research to ensure optimum support to women.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
416-962-8881
Email Address: 
national@ywcacanada.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
416-962-8084
Street Address: 
422-75 Sherbourne St
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5A 2P9

Alberta Aids to Daily Living

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Groups Served: 
Women with particular health conditions
Women with disabilities
Organization Type: 
Governmental Body
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Housing

The AADL program helps Albertans with a long-term disability, chronic illness or terminal illness to maintain their independence at home, in lodges or group homes by providing financial assistance to buy medical equipment and supplies. An assessment by a health care professional determines the equipment and supplies that an Albertan can receive through this program.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
780-427-0731
Secondary Telephone: 
310-0000
Tollfree Phone Number: 
780-427-0731
Street Address: 
10th Floor, Milner Building
Addt'l Street Address: 
10040 - 104 Street
City: 
Edmonton
Province: 
Alberta
Postal/ZIP Code: 
T5J 0Z2

Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization

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Groups Served: 
Immigrants
Families
Refugees
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Policy development
Residence
Housing

IRCOM strives to empower newcomer families to integrate into the wider community through affordable transitional housing, programs, and services.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
204-943-8465
Email Address: 
info@ircom.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
204-943-4810
Street Address: 
95 Ellen St
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal/ZIP Code: 
R3A 1S8
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Cornerbrook Status of Women Council

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Groups Served: 
All women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Consulting
Community education/development
Counselling
Policy development
Support group/peer support
Counseling
Housing

In our more than 20 years of operation, The Corner Brook Status of Women Council has been engaging in activities to realize its Mandate. We participate in agency, activism and provide direct service for women. We have been operating since 1975, and incorporated since 1985. We are governed by a volunteer board consisting of 15 members, four of whom are the executive: Chairperson, Co-Chairperson, Treasurer, Secretary. We hold monthly meetings participate in subcommittees to ensure efficient and reliable operation of the Women's Centre.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
709-639-8522
Email Address: 
info@cbwomenscentre.com
Fax Number: 
709-639-1093
Street Address: 
2 Carmen Ave
Addt'l Street Address: 
PO Box 373
City: 
Corner brook
Province: 
Newfoundland
Postal/ZIP Code: 
A2H 6E3

First People's House@McGill

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Housing
Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
514-398-3217
Email Address: 
firstpeopleshouse@mcgill.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
514-398-8169
Street Address: 
3505 Peel St
City: 
Montreal
Province: 
Québec
Postal/ZIP Code: 
H3A 1W7
Internal Notes : 
Updated December 2011

YWCA of Greater Toronto

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Groups Served: 
All women
Youth
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Services Provided: 
Consulting
Training
Community education/development
Advocacy
Groupe de soutien / support par les pairs
Support group/peer support
Day services
Counseling
Housing
Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
416-961-8100
Email Address: 
info@ywcatoronto.org
Fax Number: 
416-961-7739
Street Address: 
80 Woodlawn Ave E
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M4T 1C1
Country: 
Canada
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