Find An Advocate: General Advocacy

Location: St. Catherines , ON , 216-479a CARLTON STREET
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Addictions, Crisis Services, Disability, Employment and Unemployment, Health, Housing and Tenants, Immigrants and Refugees, Mental Health, Prisoners, Seniors and Elders, Violence, Welfare, Workers
Telephone: 905-934-2233
Hours:
Hours: BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
Advocacy Description: WE PROVIDE FREE ADVOCACY WITH GOVERNMENT OFFFICES (O.D.S.P., ONTARIO WORKS, WSIB) ALSO PROVIDE COUSELLING FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH ADDICTIONS. ALSO FAMILY COUNSELLING. WORKING WITH IMMIGRANTS AND...
Location: Toronto , ON , 1499 Queen Street West
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Activists, Addictions, Children and Youth, Crisis Services, Employment and Unemployment, Family, Food and Foodbanks, Health, LGBTQ, Mental Health, Multicultural
Telephone: (416) 537-2262
Advocacy Description: The Parkdale Activity – Recreation Centre is a drop-in community centre that imagines a world where extreme poverty no longer exists. The PARC Drop-In Program provides friendship, social...
Tags: anti-poverty, drop-in centre, employment resources, food security, healthcare outreach, homelessness prevention, housing assistance, parkdale, poverty outreach, poverty prevention
Location: Toronto , ON , 1266 Queen Street West
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Health, Housing and Tenants, Immigrants and Refugees, Legal Assistance, Violence, Welfare, Workers
Telephone: 416-531-2411
Advocacy Description: Parkdale Community Legal Services is a community legal clinic located on Queen Street in the west end of Toronto, Canada. They provide free legal advice, assistance and representation to low income...
Tags: Criminal Injury Compensation, ontario disability support program, Workers’ Compensation
Location: Charlottetown , PE , 25 University Avenue, Suite 400, Holman Building (4th floor)
Confederation Court Mall, PO Box 2846
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Employment and Unemployment, Immigrants and Refugees
Telephone: 902-628-6009
Advocacy Description: The PEI ANC was incorporated in 1993. It is mandated to provide a wide variety of short-term settlement services and long-term social inclusion and community integration programs for immigrants. PEI...
Tags: advocacy, employment services, immigration, newcomers, settlement services, skill building
Location: Charlottetown , PE , 326 Patterson Drive
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Employment and Unemployment, Workers
Telephone: 902-368-3068
Advocacy Description: Works at organizing and uniting all workers to promote social change and better worker's rights. Programs offered include women's programs, education, health and safety.
Tags: general labour rights, health and safety, workplace safety
Location: Penticton , BC , #209-304 Martin St.
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Employment and Unemployment, Family, Food and Foodbanks, Housing and Tenants, Legal Info (PLEI), Violence, Welfare
Telephone: 250-493-6822
Hours:
Regular Drop – In Hours 1pm – 4pm on Monday through Thursday No drop-in second Thursday of every month
Advocacy Description: The Society can help you with your landlord, income assistance, disability applications, employment insurance, abuse, food, getting legal information, debts, family, health, income taxes. There is a...
Tags: disability advocate, legal clinic
Location: Saint-Boniface , MB , 570, rue des Meurons
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Family, Multicultural, Women
Telephone: (204) 233-1735
Advocacy Description: Pluri-elles travaille dans la communauté francophone du Manitoba pour offrir des ressources et des services de qualité en français afin d’encourager l’autonomie et l’épanouissement de sa clientèle.
Location: Port Alberni , BC , 3555 4th Ave.
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Consumer Law, Debt, Disability, Employment and Unemployment, Family, Housing and Tenants, Indigenous, Legal Aid, Legal Assistance, Legal Info (PLEI), Mental Health, Seniors and Elders, Welfare
Telephone: (250) 723-8281
Advocacy Description: The Outreach Legal Advocate can: Give you legal information, or Help you complete a Legal Aid application, or Refer you to another agency that can help you We can give you information on many legal...
Tags: BCEA, Canada Pension Plan, CPP, Disability applications, Employment Insurance, GIS, landlords, old age security, Person with Disability, welfare, Workers’ Compensation
Location: Powell River , BC , 4752 Joyce Avenue
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Activists, Addictions, Children and Youth, Crisis Services, Disability, Employment and Unemployment, Family, Food and Foodbanks, Health, Housing and Tenants, Immigrants and Refugees, Indigenous, Legal Aid, Legal Assistance, LGBTQ, Mental Health, Multicultural, Prisoners, Seniors and Elders, Violence, Welfare, Women, Workers
Telephone: 604-485-0992
Hours:
Monday 10-4, Tuesday-Thursday 12-4
Advocacy Description: Our purpose is to provide a safe place for community members to socialize, integrate, learn and have access to basic services in the community. We achieve this through integrating our activities with...
Location: Powell River , BC , 207 - 4801 Joyce Ave
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Debt, Disability, Employment and Unemployment, Health, Housing and Tenants, Legal Assistance, Seniors and Elders, Violence, Welfare, Workers
Telephone: (604) 485-0950
Hours:
9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Advocacy Description: Advocate: Joyce Percey If you are poor and need legal advice and assistance, the Poverty Law Advocate will help you with the following services: Help filling out forms Help applying for or appealing...
Location: Fredericton , NB , 440 King Street, Suite 648
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Disability, Employment and Unemployment, Health, Housing and Tenants
Telephone: (506) 444-3000
Advocacy Description: The Premier's Council on the Status of Disabled Persons is a body for consultation and study which was created to advise the provincial government and the general public on matters relating to the...
Tags: disability assistance, disability policy making, disability resources, government
Location: Prince George , BC , 1600 3rd Ave.
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Employment and Unemployment, Family, Health, Indigenous, Legal Assistance
Telephone: (250) 564-3568
Advocacy Description: Provides informal advocacy, weekly pro bono law clinic and helps administer a free dental service.
Location: Regina , SK , 1110 – 2002 Victoria Avenue
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Legal Assistance, Legal Info (PLEI)
Telephone: (306) 569-3098
Advocacy Description: Pro Bono Law Saskatchewan (PBLS) is a non-profit corporation that improves access to justice in Saskatchewan by creating, facilitating, and promoting opportunities for lawyers to provide high-quality...
Location: Regina , SK , 1110 – 2002 Victoria Avenue
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Legal Assistance, Legal Info (PLEI)
Telephone: (306) 569-3098
Advocacy Description: Pro Bono Law Saskatchewan (PBLS) is a non-profit corporation that improves access to justice in Saskatchewan by creating, facilitating, and promoting opportunities for lawyers to provide high-quality...
Location: Quesnel , BC , 319 North Fraser Dr.
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Addictions, Children and Youth, Health, Indigenous, Legal Aid
Telephone: (250) 992-8347
Advocacy Description: The Quesnel, BC Tillicum Society / Native Friendship Centre offers aboriginal diabetes awareness and prevention, FAS info, drug & alcohol programs, employment information and counseling, youth...
Location: St. John's , NL , 204 Water Street, Suite 3000
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Immigrants and Refugees, Multicultural
Telephone: (709) 754-4122
Advocacy Description: RIAC is a not-for-profit, non-sectarian, charitable organization established to answer an ongoing need to support refugees, immigrants, and other Canadians of diverse origins in making Newfoundland...
Location: Toronto , ON , 465 Dundas Street East
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Addictions, Children and Youth, Family, Health, Mental Health
Telephone: 416-364-2261
Advocacy Description: Community-based health organization serving the residents of Regent Park and surrounding areas. Treatment, support, prevention, education and advocacy on physical and mental health issues. Programs...
Tags: community health centre, health clinic, mental health, poverty outreach, Regent Park, urban poverty
Location: Regina , SK , 2330 Victoria Avenue
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Disability, Housing and Tenants, Welfare
Telephone: 306-352-6386
Advocacy Description: The work of the Regina Anti-Poverty Ministry (RAPM) is done in three areas: individual advocacy, public education and social justice. Its individual advocacy works in areas of housing and tenancy,...
Location: Montréal , QC , Casier postal 55005, CFP Notre-Dame
11, rue Notre-Dame ouest
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Children and Youth, Crisis Services, Housing and Tenants, Legal Assistance, Violence, Women
Telephone: 514 878-9134
Advocacy Description: De par sa mission d’éducation, de sensibilisation et d’action, le Regroupement des maisons pour femmes victimes de violence conjugale contribue à faire évoluer les lois et les politiques afin de...
Tags: crisis line, crisis support, emergency housing, transitional housing, women fleeing abuse, women fleeing violence, women's housing, women's legal assistance, women's resource centre
Location: Montréal , QC , Case postale 56528
Succursale Ontario
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Children and Youth, Crisis Services, Family, Violence, Women
Telephone: 514-529-5252
Advocacy Description: Liste de centres d'aide et de lutte contre les agressions à caractère sexuel, organisé par ville. List of centres providing assistance in cases of sexual abuse in Quebec, by city/town. Le...
Tags: crisis assistance, crisis intervention, sexual assault, women fleeing abuse, women fleeing violence, women's centres, women's resource centre
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