Online Resources - General resources

June 1, 2011
Poor No More is a new documentary that will take Canadians on a journey to see first-hand what is being done here and in other countries to reduce and eliminate poverty. The film and the website are...
Keywords: Art and Culture, Media, poverty, General resources, Multimedia, All of Canada
June 1, 2011
Victoria Street Newz is an alternative independent media site and street newsper out of Victoria that focuses on the root causes and effects of poverty, homelessness, and environmental degradation.
Keywords: Homelessness, Media, street newspaper, British Columbia, General resources
May 30, 2011
Real Change is a street newspaper, an advocacy group, a Homeless Speakers Bureau, and literary program out of Seattle. They aim to build bridges among the poor, homeless and the greater community,...
Keywords: Homelessness, Media, Organizing, Panhandling, Seattle, Washington, General resources, United States
May 30, 2011
Beyond Chron, the Voice of the Rest, is an alternative online daily published by the San Francisco-based Tenderloin Housing Clinic. This news website provides coverage of political and cultural...
Keywords: Media, San Francisco, General resources, United States
May 30, 2011
Prisonjustice.ca is a website with resources, links, articles, news in support of prisoners and prison justice activism in Canada.
Keywords: Organizing, prison, Prisoners' Rights, Campaigns and initiatives, General resources, All of Canada
May 30, 2011
The Wellesley Institute is a Toronto-based non-profit and non-partisan research and policy institute. The organization focuses on developing research, policy and community mobilization to advance...
Keywords: Health, Housing, Poverty Research, General resources, All of Canada
May 30, 2011
A new HRSDC website, Indicators of Well-being in Canada presents comprehensive, up-to-date information on the well-being of Canadians and Canadian society, including Homeless Shelters and Beds, Low...
Keywords: Homelessness, Housing, Poverty Research, Welfare, General resources, Government information, All of Canada
May 30, 2011
Redwire Native Youth Media Society is a media and arts organization dedicated to Native youth expression.
Keywords: Children and Youth, Indigenous, Media, native youth, British Columbia, General resources
May 30, 2011
Think NDN is a weekly hour-long radio show on Co-op radio in Vancouver for and by Vancouver's Aboriginal community. Archives of the show are available at Coop Radio's website.
Keywords: Art and Culture, Indigenous, Media, British Columbia, General resources
May 30, 2011
First Nations and Land Rights and Environmentalism in BC.
Keywords: Indigenous, British Columbia, General resources
May 30, 2011
Making the Links Radio is committed to reporting on international and local issues in a way that is informative, in-depth and offers coverage not normally found in the mainstream media. It broadcasts...
Keywords: Media, General resources, Saskatchewan
May 30, 2011
Vancouver Women's Health Collective is a collective of women who advocate for changes in women's health care. They have a practitioner/therapist directory, hold workshops and provide other...
Keywords: Health, Women, British Columbia, General resources, Organizations, Services
May 30, 2011
This is the BC government website. From this site you can link to ministry web pages and government laws and regulations.
Keywords: British Columbia, General resources, Government information
May 30, 2011
This is the Northwest Territories government website. From this site you can link to Ministry web pages and government laws and regulations.
Keywords: Northwest Territories, General resources, Government information
May 30, 2011
This is the New Brunswick government website. From this site you can link to ministry web pages and government laws and regulations.
Keywords: New Brunswick, General resources, Government information
May 30, 2011
This is the Saskatchewan government website. From this site you can link to ministry web pages and government laws and regulations.
Keywords: General resources, Government information, Saskatchewan
May 30, 2011
This is the Nova Scotia government website. From this site you can link to Ministry web pages and government laws and regulations.
Keywords: General resources, Nova Scotia, Government information
May 30, 2011
This is the official Manitoba government website. From this site you can link to ministry web pages and government laws and regulations.
Keywords: Manitoba, General resources, Government information
May 30, 2011
This is the Quebec government website. From this site you can link to ministry web pages and government laws and regulations.
Keywords: General resources, Government information, Québec
May 30, 2011
This is the Prince Edward Island government website. From this site you can link to ministry web pages and government laws and regulations.
Keywords: General resources, Government information, Prince Edward Island
May 30, 2011
This is the Newfoundland and Labrador government website. From this site you can link to ministry web pages and government laws and regulations.
Keywords: Newfoundland, General resources, Government information
May 30, 2011
This is the Yukon government website. From this site you can link to ministry web pages and government laws and regulations.
Keywords: General resources, Government information, Yukon
May 30, 2011
This is the Nunavut government website. From this site you can link to ministry web pages and government laws and regulations.
Keywords: General resources, Government information, Nunavut
May 30, 2011
This comprehensive site is based in Manitoba and has links to hundreds of sites of interest to seniors. Creative Retirement is a not-for-profit organization devoted to life-long learning. They...
Keywords: Seniors and Elders, Manitoba, General resources, Programs and courses
May 30, 2011
This website includes an online database of reported and unreported Canadian human rights decisions and links to related human rights sites.
Keywords: Human Rights, Media, British Columbia, General resources, All of Canada
May 30, 2011
Mostly Water is a selection of Canadian and International social justice news.
Keywords: Media, social justice news, General resources, All of Canada, International
May 30, 2011
The Dominion Paper is "Canada's Grassroots Paper" covering issues across Canada and internationally.
Keywords: Media, General resources, All of Canada
May 30, 2011
The Canada Gazette is the official news bulletin of the Government of Canada.
Keywords: Media, General resources, Government information, All of Canada
May 30, 2011
The Students Commission is the lead of The Centre of Excellence for Youth Engagement, which networks academics, youth organizations and young people together to provide research and training to...
Keywords: Children and Youth, Ethnicity and Race, Media, Violence, General resources, Ontario
May 29, 2011
Nova Scotia Resources is a list of anti-poverty organizations and resources in Nova Scotia.
Keywords: anti-poverty, General resources, Nova Scotia
May 29, 2011
"The Hall is a place where people with disabilities can talk about rights. Rights is the word used to mean that things are fair for everyone. Sometimes there are laws to make things fair, but...
Keywords: Alberta, Disability, General resources
May 29, 2011
It is up to every worker to ensure that he or she is being treated fairly, and to look out for abuses in the workplace that affect the rights of others. WorkRights gives you a chance to access the...
Keywords: work rights, Workers' Rights, General resources, All of Canada
May 29, 2011
Link Up: Employment Services for Persons with Disabilities is a not-for-profit website with resources for people with disabilities looking for employment and employers looking to hire people with...
Keywords: General resources, All of Canada, Services
May 29, 2011
The Tyee is an independent BC news source with many editorials and news articles on poverty issues.
Keywords: Media, British Columbia, General resources
May 29, 2011
The Carnegie Newsletter is one of the most read and respected publications in the Downtown Eastside.
Keywords: Media, Organizing, British Columbia, General resources
May 29, 2011
Seven Oaks Magazine is an alternative analysis of BC and international political and cultural issues. This magazine is updated weekly.
Keywords: Media, British Columbia, General resources
May 29, 2011
WORKink is an online career development and employment portal for Canadians with disabilities. WORKink provides job search tools, career guidance and resources pertaining to education AND employment.
Keywords: General resources, All of Canada
May 29, 2011
Supremecourtbc.ca is a website that provides information to self-representing litigants, including an overview on what they should know before starting a civil legal action in BC Supreme Court.
Keywords: General resources, All of Canada
May 29, 2011
A project of the Centre for Public Legal Education Alberta, Laws for Landlords and Tenants in Alberta contains useful information about laws that apply to rental housing in Alberta.
Keywords: Alberta, General resources
May 29, 2011
Seven Oaks Magazine serves a a critical voice to political actions, both inside and outside of Canada.
Keywords: Media, Organizing, General resources, All of Canada