Online Resources

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May 30, 2011
Community Resource Connections of Toronto website is a comprehensive source of information for mental health consumers/survivors, family members and service providers.
Keywords: Mental Health, Ontario, Organizations, Services
May 30, 2011
The Community Legal Assistance Society (CLAS) provides specialized legal aid for British Columbians. The CLAS website publications page has links to a numbers of useful resources including A Lay...
Keywords: judicial review, legal publications, self-represented litigants, British Columbia, Reports and documents
May 30, 2011
Cette page de recherche vous permet de sélectionner un thème (à partir de la liste ci-dessus) et une région du Québec; l'engin de recherche vous présente une liste de liens vers des organismes...
Keywords: Family, Violence, Women, Directories, Québec
May 30, 2011
Liens vers le site Web de chaque Régie régionale; la plupart des sites régionaux offrent soit un répertoire régional des organismes communautaires ou des liens vers les sites Web de ces organismes....
Keywords: Health, Welfare, Organizations, Québec
May 30, 2011
This website is the UN Internet Gateway on the Advancement and Empowerment of Women.
Keywords: Women, Organizations, International
May 30, 2011
The purpose of Young Women Connect is to "connect" young women locally and nationally across Canada on the issues and actions towards eliminating racism, violence and poverty.
Keywords: Children and Youth, Organizing, Women, Organizations, All of Canada
May 30, 2011
This federal government website is loaded with useful information for Canadian seniors. Comme le titre suggére, ce site est rempli avec de l'information utile pour les aînés.
Keywords: Seniors and Elders, Government information, All of Canada, Services
May 30, 2011
National Alliance of Children and Youth is a network of more than 60 national organizations committed to improving the lives of children and youth in Canada.
Keywords: Children and Youth, Organizations, 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
This centre is a settlement service agency for immigrants and refugees that also provides educational programs to help London, Ontario residents understand other cultures and learn about global...
Keywords: Immigrants and Refugees, settlement services, Ontario, Organizations, Services
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
An umbrella organization of ethno-cultural associations and individuals in the Greater Moncton Area that is actively involved in the settlement and adjustment of new immigrants and refugees.
Keywords: Immigrants and Refugees, New Brunswick, Organizations
May 30, 2011
Raise the Rates is a coalition of organizations in BC working to raise welfare rates and the minimum wage.
Keywords: Organizing, Welfare, British Columbia, Campaigns and initiatives
May 30, 2011
The Centre on Housing Rights and Evictions (COHRE) is an international independent, non-governmental, not-for-profit human rights organisation campaigning for the protection of housing rights and the...
Keywords: Homelessness, Housing, Human Rights, Organizations, International
May 30, 2011
This is the site of the national organization of injured workers groups. The Canadian Injured Workers Alliance's page of links is very useful.
Keywords: Workers' Rights, Organizations, All of Canada
May 30, 2011
J4MV is a volunteer driven political non-profit collective comprised of committed activists from diverse walks of life (including labour activists, educators, researchers, students and youth of...
Keywords: Ethnicity and Race, Immigrants and Refugees, migrant workers, Workers' Rights, Ontario, Organizations
May 30, 2011
"Being an advocate does not mean you have to quit your job, write big checks or rush to Washington D.C. It also doesn't mean you have to know everything there is to know about learning disabilities...
Keywords: Children and Youth, Disability, Education, learning disabilities, Manuals and guides, United States
May 30, 2011
The Benton Foundation provides a critical look at the American media. The Benton Foundation works to ensure that media and telecommunications serve the public interest and enhance our democracy. They...
Keywords: Media, Organizations, United States
May 30, 2011
This online resource provides extensive links to non-government organizations, arranged alphabetically, providing listings of BC NGOs (A-C) and BC NGOs (D-Z). The site also includes BC welfare links.
Keywords: NGOs, Welfare, British Columbia, Directories
May 30, 2011
Extensive links to Ontario non-government web sites. Arranged alphabetically: Ontario NGOs (A-C) and Ontario NGOs (D-W). The site also includes links to Ontario welfare websites.
Keywords: Welfare, Directories, Ontario