Find An Advocate: General Advocacy

Location: Québec , QC , 1054, rue Louis-Alexandre Taschereau, Aile Saint-Amable, 3e étag
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Activists, Housing and Tenants
Advocacy Description: Le Répertoire des organismes communautaires présente les organismes communautaires selon des critères de regroupement tels que la région administrative ou la population cible. De l'information...
Tags: Community Organizations, resource centre
Location: Montréal , QC , 105, rue Ontario Est, suite 204
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Addictions, Children and Youth, Employment and Unemployment, Food and Foodbanks, Housing and Tenants, Mental Health, Seniors and Elders, Women
Telephone: 514-879-1949
Advocacy Description: Le RAPSIM regroupe près de 90 organismes intervenant directement et indirectement auprès des personnes en situation d'itinérance et à risque à Montréal. Sa mission est la défense des droits des...
Tags: anti-poverty, homelessness, housing advocacy
Location: Salt Spring Island , BC , 268 Fulford-Ganges Rd
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Children and Youth, Family, Mental Health
Telephone: (250) 537-9971
Advocacy Description: Counseling and Advocacy services for individuals, youth, families, and people with mental illness.
Location: Chatham , ON , 46 Orangewood Blvd
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Addictions, Children and Youth, Crisis Services, Family, Food and Foodbanks, Housing and Tenants, Welfare
Telephone: (519) 354-8353
Advocacy Description: The Salvation Army in Chatham-Kent offers services such as: Tenant Assistance Homelessness and Emergency Housing Utility Crisis Fund Affordable Housing Lists Housing Laws Advocacy Landlord Mediation...
Location: Courtenay , BC , 1580 Fitzgerald Ave
PO Box 3433
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Crisis Services, Food and Foodbanks
Telephone: 250-338-8221
Advocacy Description: General advocacy information and referral services. Provide emergency food, clothing and shelter.
Location: Saskatoon , SK , 202 Ave C S
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy
Telephone: (306) 955-5095
Advocacy Description: The Saskatoon Anti-Poverty Coalition is a group of concerned citizens and organizations who are dedicated to addressing the causes and effects of poverty. Our goal is to reduce and eliminate poverty...
Location: Saskatoon , BC , 905 20th Street West
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Disability
Telephone: 306-380-6261
Hours:
Monday and Wednesday 1-4. Other days by appointment only
Advocacy Description: We provide free advocacy for the disabled and low income singles and family. We help client navigate the system like Social Services, landlord disputes, Family Services, WCB, and EI.
Location: Lunenburg , NS , 18 Dufferin Street, PO Box 821
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Employment and Unemployment, Women
Telephone: 902-543-1315
Other Telephone: 902-640-3044
Advocacy Description: Second Story Women's Centre works to enhance women's lives by providing services and education designed to promote personal growth, community awareness, and social change. We work towards equality...
Tags: crisis intervention, skills development, women's advocacy, women's centre, women's outreach
Location: Kingston , ON , 56 Francis Street
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Health, Seniors and Elders
Telephone: 613-548-7810
Hours:
8:30 to 4:30, Monday to Friday
Advocacy Description: The Seniors' Association Kingston Region offers services such as medical drives, a frozen food program, counselling, expert advice, and foot care to all seniors throughout the Greater Kingston region...
Tags: community centre, legal assistance for seniors, seniors' advocacy, seniors' programs, seniors' services, seniors' support services
Location: Toronto , ON , 215 Spadina Avenue, Suite 120
Centre for Social Innovation
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Children and Youth, Crisis Services, Housing and Tenants, Multicultural, Violence, Women
Telephone: 416-642-5463
Advocacy Description: Shelternet is Canada's first and only national online resource and support network for abused women and their children. Shelternet provides abused women with information and resources including a...
Tags: emergency housing, resource centre, shelter directory, shelter list, supportive housing, women fleeing abuse, women fleeing violence, women's housing
Location: Toronto , ON , 333 Sherbourne Street
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Addictions, Children and Youth, Health, Immigrants and Refugees, LGBTQ, Mental Health, Multicultural, Women
Telephone: 416-324-4180
Advocacy Description: The Sherbourne Health Centre is an urban primary health care centre serving the diverse communities of southeast Toronto since 2003. We seek to reduce barriers to care by taking a comprehensive...
Tags: community health centre, counselling, homeless health outreach, homeless healthcare, LGBT counselling, LGBT health care, LGBT support programs, newcomers healthcare, newcomers support programs, transgender healthcare, transsexual healthcare
Location: Toronto , ON , 168 Bathurst Street
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Children and Youth, Health, Mental Health
Telephone: (416) 703-8482
Advocacy Description: Shout Clinic is a comprehensive health service for homeless and street-involved youth under 25. We are located in downtown Toronto with a city-wide mandate. The main purpose of Shout Clinic is to...
Tags: homeless youth, homeless youth healthcare, street youth
Location: Whitehouse , YT , 3159 3rd Avenue
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Housing and Tenants, Indigenous, Legal Aid, LGBTQ, Mental Health, Prisoners, Seniors and Elders, Violence, Welfare, Women
Telephone: 867-633-7691
Hours:
Mon - Fri from 8:30 - 4:30 pm
Advocacy Description: Advocacy & support services services that help clients in identifying and reaching their goals assistance to support women in engaging with other services training to clients and organizations...
Location: Surrey , BC , #102 13771 72A Ave
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Disability, Housing and Tenants, Immigrants and Refugees, Legal Assistance, Mental Health, Welfare
Telephone: Newton Resource Centre: 604.596.2311
Advocacy Description: Sources Advocacy Programs will provide support, assistance, and information for people on Income Assistance or with low incomes, including Homeless Prevention, Mental Health Advocacy, Disability...
Tags: criminal law, Homeless prevention, poverty law, pro bono legal clinic, tax
Location: Dawson Creek , BC , 10110 13th St.
Box 713
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Children and Youth, Crisis Services, Violence, Welfare, Women
Telephone: (250) 782-9174
Advocacy Description: South Peace Community Resources Society offers a variety of services to families and individuals in the South Peace region of British Columbia, including Dawson Creek, Chetwynd, Tumbler Ridge, Fort...
Tags: abuse prevention, assisted living, child care, community support, poverty law, transition house, victim services
Location: Moncton , NB , 12 Coronation Drive
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Disability
Telephone: 506-384-8260 TTY
Other Telephone: 506-859-6101 Voice
Advocacy Description: South-East Deaf & Hard of Hearing Services is a non-profit, charitable agency that serves and advocates on behalf of the Deaf, deafened and hard of hearing community in south-eastern New...
Tags: deaf, disability services, hard of hearing, oral interpreter, sign language services, skills development
ON ,
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Children and Youth, Disability, Health, Immigrants and Refugees, Indigenous, Multicultural, Seniors and Elders, Violence, Women, Workers
Advocacy Description: Specialty clinics: represent specific individuals (e.g., seniors, people living with HIV/AIDS) deal with specific area of law service clients throughout Ontario. Some clinics also specialize in...
Tags: african canadians, chinese, correctional law, environmental law, HIV/AIDS, income security, industrial accident victims, injured worker, south asian, southeast asian, Spanish, workers' health, workers' safety'
Location: St. John's , NL , 170 Cashin Avenue Extension
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Crisis Services, Women
Telephone: (709)-753-0220
Hours:
Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Advocacy Description: The Women’s Centre is a non-profit charitable organization that serves women in St. John’s and the Avalon Region. We offer a safe and comfortable space where women can meet one another and receive...
Tags: emergency housing, resource centre, support groups, women's centre
Location: Vancouver , BC , 1130 Jervis St.
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Disability, Employment and Unemployment, Health, Housing and Tenants, Seniors and Elders, Welfare, Workers
Telephone: 604 683 4287
Hours:
Monday from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Wednesday from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Advocacy Description: St. Paul’s Anglican Church Advocacy Office provides help and support to anyone in difficulty. Welfare, housing, food access, legal issues, accommodation problems, or access to government services are...
Location: St. John's , NL , 142 Military Road
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Employment and Unemployment, Housing and Tenants, Women
Telephone: 709.738.8390
Advocacy Description: Stella’s Circle offers services for adults who have faced challenges that prevent them from full participation in our community. Stella’s Circle offers a range of residential, community, and...
Tags: affordable housing, skills development, supportive housing, women's shelter
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