Online Resources - General resources

December 30, 2008
An hour-long interview format, Madness Radio focuses on personal experiences of 'madness' and extreme states of consciousness from beyond conventional perspectives and mainstream treatments. They...
Keywords: Disability, Media, Mental Health, General resources, International, United States
December 4, 2008
The Social Planning Network of Ontario (SPNO) is a coalition of social planning councils (SPC), community development councils (CDC), resource centres, and planning committees located in various...
Keywords: Children and Youth, Education, Ethnicity and Race, Family, Government Policy, Health, Housing, Immigrants and Refugees, Indigenous, Organizing, Poverty Research, social planning, General resources, Ontario
October 16, 2008
The British Columbia Law Institute (BCLI) carries out scholarly research, writing and analysis for law reform, collaborating with government and other entities, and providing materials and support...
Keywords: elder law, law reform, Legal Research, Seniors and Elders, British Columbia, General resources
October 14, 2008
CLEO offers many text and audio guides on a variety of legal topics. These guides are available in several languages, including Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin and Simplified Chinese), Somali, Spanish,...
Keywords: Arabic, chinese, CLEO, Family, Immigrants and Refugees, legal help, legal info, Legal Research, Somali, Spanish, Tamil, Urdu, Workers' Rights, General resources, Manuals and guides, Ontario, Multimedia
October 5, 2008
Solutions from Lived Experiences through Arts-Informed Research is a collaborative effort to build on the work of several community-based, participatory action and/or arts-informed research projects...
Keywords: Art and Culture, Homelessness, General resources, Ontario
September 27, 2008
The Choice in Supports for Independent Living (CSIL) program is a form of individualized funding whereby the consumer is given money to hire home support staff and manage their own care. This manual...
Keywords: assisted living, csil program, Disability, group home, home care, British Columbia, General resources
September 8, 2008
The Agriculture Workers Alliance website has resources, links, publications, videos for agricultural workers and their allies about the rights of agriculture workers in Canada.
Keywords: agricultural workers, Organizing, Workers' Rights, General resources, All of Canada
July 20, 2008
The Advocacy Centre for The Elderly is a community based legal clinic for low income senior citizens. Their website has information and faqs on elder abuse, home care, nursing homes, pensions and...
Keywords: legal clinic, low-income senior, Seniors and Elders, General resources, Ontario
July 13, 2008
Legal Help for British Columbians is a resource for non-legal professionals in BC who have clients with legal problems and little money to deal with them. It can help you in guiding someone in taking...
Keywords: charged with a crime, child support, complaint about police, consumer rights, disability benefits, human rights, Legal Info (PLEI), Legal Research, pardon, record suspension, rural bc, rural bc, self-help, separation, suing someone, welfare, wills, British Columbia, General resources, Manuals and guides
July 3, 2008
Initiative on Legal Empowerment of the Poor is a international program which aims to make legal protection and economic opportunity not the privilege of the few but the right of all. The website has...
Keywords: development, Legal Research, Poverty Research, un, united nations, General resources, Reports and documents, International
June 28, 2008
Indian Law Resource Center is a non-profit law and advocacy organization established and directed by American Indians. The Center provides assistance to Indian nations and indigenous peoples in the...
Keywords: Indigenous, General resources, All of Canada, International, United States
June 9, 2008
Kelowna Community Resources is a searchable online database of community resources from across the central Okanagan.
Keywords: British Columbia, General resources
June 9, 2008
Planned Lifetime Advocacy Network (PLAN) is a non-profit organization, established in 1989 by and for families committed to future planning and securing a good life for their relative with a...
Keywords: caregivers advocacy, estates, RDSP, wills, British Columbia, General resources, Programs and courses, All of Canada
November 8, 2005
http://www.ag.gov.bc.ca/courts/small_claims_court.htm - this website lists the rules of order and the regulations of the BC Small Claims Court.
Keywords: British Columbia, General resources