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Map RecordAction ontarienne contre la violence faite aux femmes

Map RecordAction ontarienne contre la violence faite aux femmesOttawa 613-241-8433 Francophone provincial-level aggregation of regional organizations dedicated to the elimination of violence directed toward women * preaches action by the cooperation of networks * action based on a f ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordAlliance des femmes de la francophonie canadienne (L')

Map RecordAlliance des femmes de la francophonie canadienne (L')Ottawa 613-241-3500 Represents Francophone women as a minority group on a national level * advocates for the rights of women as well as for the interests of women and their families * promotes the well-being of women and ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordBarbra Schlifer Commemorative Clinic

Map RecordBarbra Schlifer Commemorative ClinicToronto Downtown West 416-323-9149 Legal representation, counselling, multilingual interpretation and advocacy Legal services, legal@schliferclinic.com -- information, advice and consultation on issues of violence against women * refer ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordCanada. Canadian Human Rights Commission

Map RecordCanada. Canadian Human Rights CommissionOttawa 613-995-1151 Administers the Canadian Human Rights Act which prohibits discrimination on the grounds of race, national or ethnic origin, colour, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, family status, marital statu ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordCanada. Status of Women Canada

Map RecordCanada. Status of Women CanadaGatineau 613-995-7835 Federal government organization that promotes equality for women and their full participation in the economic, social and democratic life of Canada * works to advance equality for women by focusing it ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDisabled Women's Network of Canada

Map RecordDisabled Women's Network of CanadaMontréal 514-396-0009 Works to end the poverty, isolation, discrimination and violence experienced by women with disabilities and Deaf women * works towards the advancement and inclusion of women and girls with disabilitie ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordFederated Women's Institutes of Ontario, Provincial Office, Federated Womens Institutes of Ontario

Map RecordFederated Women's Institutes of Ontario, Provincial Office, Federated Womens Institutes of OntarioStoney Creek 905-662-2691 Not-for-profit organization with affiliations around the world, working with and for women in Ontario * educational programming and community support * advocates for social, environmental and economic ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordMaggie's Resource Centre, Bancroft, Community Kitchen

Map RecordMaggie's Resource Centre, Bancroft, Community KitchenBancroft 613-332-1878 Community Kitchen. Females cook and eat a meal together. Add Record Add Record

Map RecordMaggie's Resource Centre, Bancroft, Women's Shelter

Map RecordMaggie's Resource Centre, Bancroft, Women's ShelterBancroft 613-332-3010 Provides a variety of services for abused women. These services include including safe placement for those who are fleeing abusive relationships * crisis intervention * safety planning * transitional ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordNational Association of Women and the Law

Map RecordNational Association of Women and the LawOttawa 613-241-7570 Feminist organization that promotes women’s equality through action, legal research and education * lobbies for change to federal and provincial laws and regulations * publications on legal issues aff ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordNative Women's Association of Canada

Map RecordNative Women's Association of CanadaOttawa 613-722-3033 Native women’s association founded on the collective goal to enhance, promote, and foster the social, economic, cultural and political well-being of First Nations and Métis women within First Nation, ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordOttawa Coalition to End Violence Against Women

Map RecordOttawa Coalition to End Violence Against WomenOttawa 613-237-1000 Coalition of organizations and individuals dedicated to ending violence against women * promotes a coordinated response and effective services to women and their children who have experienced abuse * ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordOttawa Council of Women

Map RecordOttawa Council of WomenOttawa 613-744-1711 Non-sectarian, non-partisan federation of associations of women, women and men, and some individual members, in the national capital region * each association retains their independence and their own ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordReal Women of Canada

Map RecordReal Women of CanadaOttawa 613-236-4001 Pro-family conservative women's movement * promotes that the family is the most important unit in society * lobbies all levels of government for women and family issues Add Record Add Record

Map RecordThe MATCH International Women's Fund

Map RecordThe MATCH International Women's FundOttawa Toll free 1-855-640-1872 Grant-making organization that provides direct financial support to women's rights organizations in the global South * the fund supports women to dismantle barriers, challenge perceptions, and change ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordThe Well / La Source

Map RecordThe Well / La SourceOttawa 613-594-8861 ext 27 ; Women's Line 613-594-2843 A supportive and inclusive community where women gather to connect and build on their strengths * delivers programs that support women in meeting their basic needs, making their life choices and parti ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordUnion culturelle des Franco-Ontariennes (L')

Map RecordUnion culturelle des Franco-Ontariennes (L')Ottawa 613-741-1334 Works with Francophone women and organizes activities at the local, regional and provincial level on subjects such as violence against women, women and community economic development, women's health, ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordUniversalist Muslims, Ottawa - Unpublished

Map RecordUniversalist Muslims, Ottawa - UnpublishedOttawa 613-262-8798 Organization that creates and connects individuals and communities to inclusive spaces (for prayers, discussion, and reflection) around the world, where everyone, of every gender, orientation and/or f ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordWomen's Initiatives for Safer Environments

Map RecordWomen's Initiatives for Safer EnvironmentsOttawa 613-230-6700 Community based organization works with the City of Ottawa, diverse communities and individuals to create safer physical and social environments in our neighborhoods, parks, workplaces, recreational p ... [More] Add Record Add Record

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