Find An Advocate: Disability

Location: Hazelton , BC , 4305 Field Street, P.O. Box 130
Type(s) of Advocacy: Disability, Family, Housing and Tenants, Indigenous, Legal Aid, Legal Assistance, Welfare
Telephone: (250)842-5218
Advocacy Description: Assists people in the Upper Skeena who cannot otherwise obtain legal assistance for financial or other reasons. The USCLAS has a special focus on meeting the needs of Gitxsan and Wet'suwet'en people...
Tags: criminal law, divorce, family law, fort babine, granisle, houston, telkwa, topley, wills
Location: Vernon , BC , 102 3301 24th Avenue
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Disability, Employment and Unemployment, Housing and Tenants, Legal Assistance, Legal Info (PLEI), Seniors and Elders, Welfare, Workers
Telephone: 250 542-3555, ext. 209
Advocacy Description: Serving Vernon, Enderby, Lumby and Armstrong. Please call 250 5421-3555, ext. 209 to make an appointment. Office at the Community Collaboration Centre, 102 3301 24th Avenue, Vernon. Type(s) of...
Tags: CPP, ei, Employment Insurance, men, pension, poverty law, women
Location: Vernon , BC ,
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Disability, Employment and Unemployment, Housing and Tenants, Legal Assistance, Legal Info (PLEI), Violence, Welfare, Women
Telephone: Transition House: 250-542-1122 (Available 24/7)
Other Telephone: Office: 250-558-3850
Website: http://vwts.ca/
Advocacy Description: The Society provides the following: Safe shelter and support Child support activities and where possible, child care Meals and laundry facilities Recreational opportunities Transportation to...
Tags: counselling, domestic violence, emergency shelter, relationship violence, transition house, women fleeing violence
Location: Victoria , BC , 817 A Fort Street
Type(s) of Advocacy: Disability, Employment and Unemployment
Telephone: (250) 595-0044 (Phone & TTY)
Hours:
Monday - Friday, 9 am to 4 pm
Advocacy Description: Serves as a link between persons with disabilities, the organizations who serve them and the services that benefit them in the South Vancouver Island region. Programs include: Research &...
Location: Vancouver , BC , 1634 East 41st Avenue
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Disability, Housing and Tenants, Seniors and Elders, Welfare
Telephone: (604) 325-9944 Ext. 224
Hours:
Tuesday-Friday 10-am-4pm
Advocacy Description: Provides information, general advocacy, referrals, and support for individuals requiring assistance with issues such as welfare, Housing, CPP, OAS/GIS, Residential Tenancy etc… The Wilson Heights...
Location: Williams Lake , BC , 51A – 4th Avenue South
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Disability, Family, Housing and Tenants, Legal Assistance, Welfare, Women
Telephone: (250) 392-4118 - Williams Lake
Advocacy Description: The Women's Contact Society has a legal advocacy program that offers direct advocacy to individuals female and male and their families to assist them with legal issues not covered by legal aid....
Location: Whitehorse , YT , Suite 2 - 211 Wood St.
Type(s) of Advocacy: Disability, Employment and Unemployment
Telephone: (867) 668-6703
Advocacy Description: Yukon Council on disABILITY offers a variety of services: Information and Documentation Public-access to an adapted computer lab Support through the process of admission and integration into...
Tags: employment help, job coaching, targeted wage subsidies
Location: Dawson City , YT , 1371 2nd Avenue
Chief Isaac Building
Type(s) of Advocacy: Disability
Telephone: (867) 993-2372
Other Telephone: (867) 993-2461
Advocacy Description: Yukon Council on disABILITY offers a variety of services: Information and Documentation Public-access to an adapted computer lab Support through the process of admission and integration into...
Tags: employment help, job coaching, targeted wage subsidies
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