Online Resources - Organizations

May 25, 2011
Multicultural Council of Windsor and Essex County is an umbrella organization of community-based groups and organizations involved in cultural sensitivity, anti-racism promotion / education, newcomer...
Keywords: Ethnicity and Race, Immigrants and Refugees, Windsor-Essex, Ontario, Organizations
May 25, 2011
This organization promotes secular and democratic values among South Asians living abroad and opposes the growth of intolerance in South Asia.
Keywords: Ethnicity and Race, Human Rights, Organizations, International
May 25, 2011
This network is a grassroots, membership-based organization that formed to protect human rights, civil rights and the Sonoran desert along the Arizona-Mexico border.
Keywords: Arizona, border communities, Human Rights, Immigrants and Refugees, mexico, Organizing, Organizations, United States
May 25, 2011
Housing New Canadians is a research partnership between the University of Toronto and York University, focused on housing access and discrimination in the Toronto area, where about forty percent of...
Keywords: Housing, housing discrimination, Immigrants and Refugees, Toronto, Ontario, Organizations, All of Canada, Research and education
May 25, 2011
The Centre for Spanish-Speaking Peoples (CSSP) is a multi-service community centre which serves the varied Spanish-speaking community of Greater Toronto. The Centre's goals include promoting equality...
Keywords: Immigrants and Refugees, Legal Assistance, Spanish, Spanish, Ontario, Organizations, Services
May 25, 2011
A national charity which works to develop national and local strategies to prevent and end homelessness.
Keywords: Homelessness, Organizations, All of Canada
May 25, 2011
Le FCPASQ est un organisme de revendications et de défense des droits des personnes assistées sociales qui regroupe une quarantaine d'organismes locaux.
Keywords: Welfare, Organizations, Québec
May 25, 2011
As British Columbia's cross-disability advocacy organization this website provides information about their projects and publications.
Keywords: Disability, British Columbia, Organizations
May 25, 2011
The Voice of the Cerebral Palsied of Greater Vancouver (VCP) is a non-profit self-help support society. The VCP is controlled and operated solely by adults with Cerebral Palsy and other birth defects...
Keywords: cerebral palsy, Disability, British Columbia, Organizations
May 25, 2011
Information on treaties, economic development. Social development program includes income support reform, children's issues, poverty and disabilities.
Keywords: Indigenous, Organizing, Organizations, All of Canada
May 25, 2011
The IDRC is a Canadian Government corporation that does research on international development issues.
Keywords: development, Government Policy, Poverty Research, Organizations, All of Canada, Research and education, International
May 25, 2011
BCANDS provides a variety of support services and resources to help B.C.'s aboriginal people with disabilities, and others associated with the disabled.
Keywords: Disability, Indigenous, British Columbia, Organizations
May 25, 2011
An international NGO which acts as an umbrella organization for various national and regional organizations which work with people in poverty. The ICSW has the highest consultative status with the UN...
Keywords: Government Policy, Poverty Research, social welfare, Organizations, International
May 25, 2011
DRUM – Desis Rising Up and Moving is a multigenerational, membership led organization of low-wage South Asian immigrant workers and youth in New York City. Founded in 2000, DRUM has mobilized and...
Keywords: deportation, detention, Human Rights, Immigrants and Refugees, New York City, South Asian, Workers' Rights, Organizations, United States
May 25, 2011
Based out of the University of California Hastings Campus, this organization acts as a resource for gender based asylum seekers. The Center for Gender & Refugee Studies protects the fundamental...
Keywords: California, gender asylum, Human Rights, Immigrants and Refugees, Legal Assistance, LGBTQ, Women, Organizations, Research and education, United States
May 25, 2011
Forced Migration Online (FMO) provides access to a wide variety of online resources dealing with the situation of forced migrants worldwide.
Keywords: forced migration, Human Rights, Immigrants and Refugees, Gateways, Organizations, International
May 25, 2011
This website provides worldwide information on refugees, including refugee reports.
Keywords: Immigrants and Refugees, Organizations, Reports and documents, International, United States
May 25, 2011
The website of Alberta's umbrella organization of immigrant-serving agencies provides links to immigrant and refugee organizations all over the province.
Keywords: Alberta, Immigrants and Refugees, Organizations
May 25, 2011
Moose Jaw Multicultural Council is a non-profit organization providing direct settlement, adaptation and integration services to all refugees and immigrants in Moose Jaw.
Keywords: Immigrants and Refugees, Organizations, Saskatchewan
May 25, 2011
The Regina Open Door Society (RODS) is a non-profit organization that provides settlement and integration services to refugees and immigrants in Regina.
Keywords: Organizations, Saskatchewan, Services
May 25, 2011
Saskatoon Open Door Society is a non-profit organization that provides initial airport reception, orientation, settlement and advocacy.
Keywords: Immigrants and Refugees, Organizations, Saskatchewan
May 25, 2011
Immigrant Center (Manitoba) is an immigrant-serving agency that provides a wide variety of services, classes and programs for immigrants.
Keywords: Manitoba, Organizations, Services
May 25, 2011
Manitoba Interfaith Immigration Council Inc. (MIIC) promotes and supports the protection and resettlement of refugees and offers a range of services that welcomes and assists refugee newcomers in...
Keywords: Immigrants and Refugees, Manitoba, Organizations
May 25, 2011
The Mennonite Central Committee's refugee sponsorship program website.
Keywords: Immigrants and Refugees, Campaigns and initiatives, Organizations, All of Canada
May 25, 2011
A not-for-profit community-based organization that facilitates the settlement of newcomers to Toronto. CultureLink recognizes the special needs of refugees, is committed to equity and opposes...
Keywords: Immigrants and Refugees, Ontario, Organizations, Programs and courses, Services
May 25, 2011
Meeting the needs of a diverse society for over 55 years, COSTI Immigrant Services is a community-based multicultural agency providing employment, educational, settlement and social services to all...
Keywords: Immigrants and Refugees, Ontario, Organizations, Services
May 25, 2011
LUSO is a non-profit multicultural community centre that provides services and educational programs to immigrants and refugees and is dedicated to promoting inclusiveness, well-being, and the...
Keywords: Education, Immigrants and Refugees, Ontario, Organizations, Services
May 25, 2011
Malton Neighbourhood Services is a non-profit, community based organization in Ontario with over 25 years experience providing settlement and community support services. Their staff can offer...
Keywords: Children and Youth, Education, Family, Immigrants and Refugees, Malton, North Mississauga, Ontario, Organizations, Services
May 25, 2011
Based in Toronto, Midaynta Community Services is a registered Canadian charity organization that provides settlement services and other programs that advances education by providing courses, seminars...
Keywords: settlement services, Somali, Ontario, Organizations, Services
May 25, 2011
Quinte United Immigrant Services offers settlement services to newcomers in the Quinte, Ontario area while respecting the diversity of immigrants by promoting recognition of the value of racial and...
Keywords: settlement services, Ontario, Organizations, Services
May 25, 2011
A volunteer organization that provides resources and facilitates the adaptation of new immigrants to the rural area of Carleton County.
Keywords: Immigrants and Refugees, New Brunswick, Organizations
May 25, 2011
Multicultural Association of Fredericton assists new arrivals by providing referral services and ESL classes as well as sponsering intercultural events.
Keywords: Immigrants and Refugees, New Brunswick, Organizations
May 25, 2011
Association for New Canadians is a non-profit, community based organization that provides settlement and integration services for immigrants and refugees.
Keywords: Immigrants and Refugees, Organizations, All of Canada, Services
May 25, 2011
Regina Immigrant Women Centre provides support services and programs geared to the development of immigrants, refugee women and their families.
Keywords: Organizations, Saskatchewan, Services
May 25, 2011
OCISO is a community-based non-profit agency providing services in Ottawa since 1978.
Keywords: Immigrants and Refugees, Ottawa, settlement services, Ontario, Organizations, Services
May 25, 2011
The Immigrant Settlement & Integration Services of Nova Scotia is a leading community organization that welcomes immigrants to Nova Scotia. Working in partnership, they offer services and create...
Keywords: Nova Scotia, Organizations, Services
May 25, 2011
PEI Association for Newcomers to Canada is the sole immigrant agency in PEI that provides settlement and social inclusion programs for immigrants as well as cross-cultural awareness and public...
Keywords: Prince Edward Island, Organizations
May 25, 2011
Human Rights Internet (HRI) is committed to promoting human rights and social justice, through providing opportunities to prepare human rights leaders of the future, practicing ‘quiet diplomacy’, and...
Keywords: Human Rights, social justice, Technology, Organizations, International
May 25, 2011
Human Rights Watch monitors human rights internationally. Their website has news, information and stories about international human rights abuses.
Keywords: Human Rights, Organizations, Reports and documents, Research and education, International
May 25, 2011
The online office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights.
Keywords: Human Rights, united nations, Organizations, International