Find An Advocate: Women

Location: Ottawa , ON , 85 Albert Street Suite 200
Type(s) of Advocacy: Children and Youth, Family, Women
Telephone: 613-569-7448
Advocacy Description: These offices, in Kenora, Ottawa, and Thunder Bay, are staffed with experienced family lawyers and paralegals that can assist clients with retaining a lawyer, including, but not restricted to, areas...
Tags: child protection, family law
Location: Dauphin , MB , P.O. Box 651
Type(s) of Advocacy: Violence, Women
Telephone: (204) 638-9484
Advocacy Description: The Parkland Crisis Centre & Women’s Shelter has a mission to open doors of hope for women and children fleeing domestic abuse. Through the provision of emergency shelter, counselling, education...
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: 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: Vancouver , BC ,
Type(s) of Advocacy: Addictions, Health, Indigenous, LGBTQ, Mental Health, Multicultural, Seniors and Elders, Women
Telephone: 604-658-1214 - Downtown Community Health Centre
Advocacy Description: Prism is Vancouver Coastal Health’s clinical, education, information and referral service for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer and Two Spirit (LGBTQ2S) communities. Prism is offered at...
Tags: harm reduction, LGBTQ2S
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: Moncton , NB , 51, rue Williams
Type(s) of Advocacy: Women
Telephone: (506) 381-2255
Advocacy Description: Le Regroupement féministe du Nouveau-Brunswick (RFNB) est un regroupement sans but lucratif et sans affiliation à un parti politique, formé de membres individuelles et d'organismes et ayant pour...
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
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: Richmond , BC , 110 - 7000 Minoru Blvd.
Type(s) of Advocacy: Women
Telephone: (604) 279-7060
Hours:
Drop-in - Monday through Friday, 10:30 am to 4:00 pm
Advocacy Description: The Centre is a women’s resource center, that provides a supportive environment in which women are supported and encouraged to achieve their fullest potential.
Location: Kingston , ON , 23 Elm Street
Type(s) of Advocacy: Children and Youth, Housing and Tenants, Women
Telephone: 613-548-8466
Hours:
4 pm to 8 am
Advocacy Description: Ryandale Shelter for the Homeless is the only shelter in Kingston to offer emergency support to men, women and families with children, all under the same roof. Our eleven-bed shelter has operated at...
Tags: emergency housing, emergency shelter, homeless support
Location: Moberly Lake , BC ,
Type(s) of Advocacy: Family, Indigenous, Women
Telephone: (250) 788-3955 - Main Office
Other Telephone: (250) 788 7280 - Health Centre
Advocacy Description: Aboriginal Law and Family Justice co-ordinator program. Advocacy for women and aboriginal people in the Chetwynd and Moberley Lake area.
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: 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: Vancouver , BC , #117 - 1929 West 3rd Avenue
Type(s) of Advocacy: Activists, Children and Youth, Family, Women
Advocacy Description: We are a grassroots action network of single mothers through-out BC, building community, empowerment, advocacy leadership, and advocating for change and an end to poverty and discrimination for...
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: Montréal , QC , CP 55, Succ. C
Type(s) of Advocacy: Children and Youth, Crisis Services, Violence, Women
Telephone: 1-800-363-9010
Advocacy Description: Un service téléphonique bilingue et accessible 24 heures par jour, 7 jours par semaine. Si vous avez besoin de parler de violence, si vous avez besoin d'information à ce sujet ou encore si vous avez...
Tags: crisis line, crisis support, women fleeing abuse, women fleeing violence
Location: Surrey , BC , 15318 – 20th Ave.
Type(s) of Advocacy: Family, Legal Assistance, Multicultural, Women
Telephone: 604.536.9611 Ext 1801
Other Telephone: 778-565-3638 Ext 1903 - Legal Resource Centre
Advocacy Description: Support and legal information for women dealing with family law issues such as: divorce, separation, child custody & access, child support, spousal maintenance, peace bonds and restraining orders...
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
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