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Map RecordArthritis Society (The), Niagara Peninsula Office

Map RecordArthritis Society (The), Niagara Peninsula OfficeSt Catharines A health charity providing education, programs and support to the over 4.6 million Canadians living with arthritis. Programs include: ◾ Arthritis Rehabilitation & Education Program ◾ Chronic Pain Mana ... [More]

Map RecordAutism Ontario - Niagara Region Chapter

Map RecordAutism Ontario - Niagara Region ChapterSt Catharines Provides programs and services for individuals in the Niagara Region living with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and their families. Services offered include an on-site resource library, parent and s ... [More]

Map RecordBrock University, St Catharines - Ontario St, Brock Student Sexual Violence Support Centre (The)

Map RecordBrock University, St Catharines - Ontario St, Brock Student Sexual Violence Support Centre (The)St Catharines Provides support services for sexual assault survivors and their family and friends * Targeted towards students and youth at Brock, Niagara College, and local high schools Services include: 24 Hour T ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Centre for Child Protection Inc

Map RecordCanadian Centre for Child Protection IncWinnipeg Non-profit, charitable organization dedicated to the personal safety of all children. Offers the following programs: MissingKids.ca -- online resource centre includes database of missing children in C ... [More]

Map RecordCNIB, Niagara Region

Map RecordCNIB, Niagara RegionSt Catharines Enhancing and maintaining independence via core services such as: Peer Support - Adjustment to sight loss, One-on-one peer support and mentorship, Drop-in Groups, Phone and Online Support Home-Based S ... [More]

Map RecordConsumer/Survivor Initiative of Niagara

Map RecordConsumer/Survivor Initiative of NiagaraWelland A consumer/survivor group that offers support, education, information, advocacy and self-help groups for consumers of the mental health system. Includes both the Anglophone and Francophone communities ... [More]

Map RecordCrohn's and Colitis Canada, Niagara Chapter

Map RecordCrohn's and Colitis Canada, Niagara ChapterNiagara Region Crohn’s and Colitis Canada is the only national, volunteer-based charity focused on finding the cures for Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis and improving the lives of children and adults affected ... [More]

Cystic Fibrosis Canada, Niagara Chapter

 Cystic Fibrosis Canada, Niagara ChapterNiagara Falls Working to help people with Cystic Fibrosis * fund raising * promoting public awareness * serving as a local resource for Cystic Fibrosis Canada partners and sponsors * supporting families and individ ... [More]

Map RecordDesign for A New Tomorrow

Map RecordDesign for A New TomorrowSt Catharines Support individuals who have experienced abuse in intimate adult relationships in their journey towards healthy self-directed lives and respectful relationships. A community based program funded by th ... [More]

Map RecordDiabetes Canada, Central South Ontario Regional Leadership Centre

Map RecordDiabetes Canada, Central South Ontario Regional Leadership CentreDundas Leading the fight against diabetes by helping people with diabetes live healthy lives while working to find a cure.

Diabetes Canada, Niagara Region Branch

 Diabetes Canada, Niagara Region BranchSt Catharines * Helping people with diabetes live healthy lives, while working towards a cure * Summer camp for children with diabetes * Diabetes Supplies at Pharmacies across Niagara * Presentations on the seriou ... [More]

Map RecordEpilepsy Niagara

Map RecordEpilepsy NiagaraNiagara Falls A non-profit agency dedicated to improving the quality of life of people in the Niagara Region who are affected by epilepsy. Epilepsy Niagara provides support services, education and public awareness ... [More]

Fetal Alcohol Support Group of Niagara

 Fetal Alcohol Support Group of NiagaraLincoln Information and resources for parents, caregivers, teachers or anyone else who interacts with individuals affected by Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder.

Map RecordGillian's Place

Map RecordGillian's PlaceSt Catharines A charitable organization that assists abused women and their children. Qualified and experienced staff provide telephone counselling 24-hours a day; one-to-one and group counselling; safe, temporary ... [More]

Map RecordKidney Foundation of Canada (The), Hamilton and Niagara Chapter

Map RecordKidney Foundation of Canada (The), Hamilton and Niagara ChapterMississauga (City of) A National Volunteer Organization dedicated to kidney health and improved lives for all people affected by kidney disease. Services include: * funding for research and related clinical education * pro ... [More]

Map RecordLinks for Greener Learning

Map RecordLinks for Greener LearningSt Catharines Geared towards linking education institutions, their newcomers and domestic students, with experiential learning opportunities Services include: Links for Greener Schools *This is a food literacy, was ... [More]

Map RecordLiteracy Link Niagara, Literacy and Basic Skills

Map RecordLiteracy Link Niagara, Literacy and Basic SkillsSt Catharines A regional coalition of literacy programs committed to adult basic education. This incorporated, non-profit organization was created to provide a network for shared information and resources and a con ... [More]

Map RecordMS Society of Canada, Ontario & Nunavut Division, Niagara Peninsula Chapter of Hope

Map RecordMS Society of Canada, Ontario & Nunavut Division, Niagara Peninsula Chapter of HopeSt Catharines Provides services to people with multiple sclerosis and their families and funds research to find the cause and cure for this disease. A membership of 17,000 and are the only national voluntary organi ... [More]

Neurofibromatosis Society of Ontario

 Neurofibromatosis Society of OntarioToronto Provide information and support to people with Neurofibromatosis (NF) and their families * promotes awareness, educates members, the public and professionals * creates acceptance * supports research * ... [More]

Map RecordNiagara Region Sexual Assault Centre, CARSA Inc., St Catharines - Landmark Building

Map RecordNiagara Region Sexual Assault Centre, CARSA Inc., St Catharines - Landmark BuildingSt Catharines Provides support, individual and group counselling to women, men, victims/survivors of human trafficking and others who have experienced rape, sexual assault, incest and childhood sexual abuse * 24 ho ... [More]

Map RecordNiagara Regional Learning Centre, Literacy and Basic Skills

Map RecordNiagara Regional Learning Centre, Literacy and Basic SkillsSt Catharines Literacy and basic skills training, including numeracy, digital, communication and interpersonal skills * helps learners prepare for employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, post-secondary ... [More]

Map RecordOntario Brain Injury Association

Map RecordOntario Brain Injury AssociationThorold A provincial not-for-profit, charitable organization wporking to enhance the lives of Ontarians living with the effects of acquired brain injury (ABI) through education, awareness and support. OBIA's ... [More]

Map RecordOntario Federation of Labour

Map RecordOntario Federation of LabourNorth York East Deals with concerns about provincial policies in the areas of education, the environment, health, human rights, labour relations, employment standards and minimum wage rates, pensions, occupational he ... [More]

Map RecordOntario Human Rights Commission

Map RecordOntario Human Rights CommissionToronto Downtown Central Conducts public inquiries * may initiate applications or intervene in cases before the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario * policy development, research and analysis * public education and training * re ... [More]

Map RecordOntario. Ministry of Labour, Toronto, Pay Equity Office

Map RecordOntario. Ministry of Labour, Toronto, Pay Equity OfficeToronto Responsible for enforcing the Pay Equity Act * Investigates, attempts to settle, and resolves pay equity complaints and objections to pay equity plans by Order or Notice of Decision * provides informa ... [More]

Port Colborne Feline Initiative

 Port Colborne Feline InitiativePort Colborne A registered charity that seeks to address the issue of Port Colborne's community cat population via a number of humane and fiscally responsible resources including trap-neuter-vaccinate return, subsi ... [More]

Map RecordPositive Living Niagara

Map RecordPositive Living NiagaraSt Catharines Supports for people affected by or infected with HIV/AIDS * helps people remain independent in their own homes for as long as possible * referral to other community services Provides: * education thro ... [More]

Map RecordPositive Living Niagara, Client Support Services

Map RecordPositive Living Niagara, Client Support ServicesSt Catharines Offer person-centered services to people living with HIV. Types of support available includes: Managing your health, well being and basic needs * Navigating the service system * Information and Educat ... [More]

Map RecordProject SHARE

Map RecordProject SHARENiagara Falls Provides emergency assistance to individuals and their families in Niagara Falls whose income is under the poverty line. SUPPORT: volunteer work experience is available to develop existing skills, ext ... [More]

Map RecordQuest Community Health Centre, Rainbow Niagara

Map RecordQuest Community Health Centre, Rainbow NiagaraSt Catharines Provides information, support and resources to agencies working with youth and adults regarding sexuality and gender diversity-related issues. Group presentations, referrals and direct support to yout ... [More]

Map RecordRobert's Press, Canada's Grief Resource Centre

Map RecordRobert's Press, Canada's Grief Resource CentreSt Catharines Offers a wide range of grief resources dealing with divorce, death of a loved one, ie, mother, father, child, infant, grandparents, for all ages. Miscarriage, pet loss, teens and death, teens and preg ... [More]

Map RecordSave the Children Canada, National Office

Map RecordSave the Children Canada, National OfficeNorth York Central Supports self help community development programs in developing countries and in Canada * implements the Convention on the Rights of the Child * fundraising * public awareness

Map RecordTake Charge! Chronic Disease Self-Management Program

Map RecordTake Charge! Chronic Disease Self-Management ProgramHamilton Mountain Central A free six-week workshop that assists participants in living with on-going health conditions. Areas of focus include stress management, making healthier choices, meeting other people living with simil ... [More]

Map RecordTourette Canada, Hamilton, Halton and Niagara Chapter

Map RecordTourette Canada, Hamilton, Halton and Niagara ChapterMississauga (City of) A national non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for those with or affected by Tourette Syndrome and its associated conditions through education, advocacy and the promotio ... [More]

Map RecordVanier Institute of the Family (The)

Map RecordVanier Institute of the Family (The)Nepean National, independent, charitable organization dedicated to understanding the reality of family life in Canada * research and networking to mobilize and generate new knowledge about family life * shar ... [More]