Find an Advocate - Newfoundland - Women

Location: St. John's , NL , 144 Military Rd
Type(s) of Advocacy: Family, Immigrants and Refugees, Multicultural, Women
Telephone: 709-722-9680
Advocacy Description: The Association for New Canadians is a non-profit, community-based organization dedicated to the provision of settlement and integration services for immigrants and refugees. Programs include: •...
Tags: employment services, ESL, immigrants and refugees, immigration, newcomers, refugee claimant services, settlement services
Location: Corner Brook , NL , 133 Riverside Drive
PO Box 2006
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Addictions, Children and Youth, Family, Housing and Tenants, Seniors and Elders, Women
Telephone: (709) 634-4322
Advocacy Description: The Community Coalition on Housing and Homelessness (CCHH) is an advisory committee. The CCHH is responsible for increasing community awareness about housing and homelessness issues, and for working...
Tags: homelessness
Location: Corner Brook , NL , P.O. Box 373
2 Carmen Ave
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Crisis Services, Women
Telephone: 709-639-8522
Advocacy Description: The Centre provides: * crisis intervention * short term supportive counseling * community education * outreach * professional development * policy consultation * community...
Tags: counseling, crisis assistance, housing support, women's advocacy, women's centre
Location: Gander , NL , 61 Elizabeth Drive, Polaris Building,First Floor
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Crisis Services, Employment and Unemployment, Family, Health, Housing and Tenants, Violence, Welfare, Women
Telephone: 709-256 4395
Advocacy Description: The Gander Status of Women Council works towards achieving equality through advocacy, lobbying, public education, providing community leadership and delivering direct services. The Gander Women's...
Tags: women fleeing abuse, women's advocacy, women's centre
Location: St. John's , NL , 44 Torbay Road
Box # 9, Nuport Building
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Immigrants and Refugees, Multicultural, Women
Telephone: 1-709-726-0321
Advocacy Description: MWONL is a provincial based voluntary, non-profit organization for multicultural women and their families. Programs and Services include:00 Career Development and Employment Support Health and...
Tags: social support, women, women's advocacy
Location: St. John's , NL , 360 Topsail Road, Suite 101
Type(s) of Advocacy: Crisis Services, Violence, Women
Telephone: (709) 747-7757
Advocacy Description: NLSACPC provides non-judgmental support and essential services to adults impacted by sexual violence. Our members work toward the prevention and eradication of sexual violence in all forms through...
Tags: abuse prevention, crisis line, crisis support, sexual abuse, women fleeing abuse
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: 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