Organization / Program Name(s)Located In Office Phone Description (Brief)
Action HousingOttawa 613-562-8219 Housing loss prevention services to low and moderate income individuals and families (including newcomers) * tools to help with housing search on private market * subsidized housing applications * hel ...
Automobile Protection AssociationToronto Downtown Central 416-204-1444 Consumer information and advocacy regarding automotive industry * free legal advice to members, nonmembers receive basic information * publishes Lemon Aid -- guide to new and used car recommendations, ...
Canada Without PovertyOttawa 613-789-0096 Non-partisan organization dedicated to the elimination of poverty in Canada * governed by a cross-country Board of Directors who individually have experienced poverty first-hand at some point in their ...
Centre for Equality Rights in AccommodationToronto Downtown Central 416-944-0087 Assists people and groups facing discrimination in housing Eviction prevention information and assistance * promotes access to safe and decent housing, and enforcement of human rights in housing * inf ...
Country Roads Community Health Centre, WestportWestport 613-273-9850 Provides primary health care services, education and health promotion including chronic disease prevention and management programs * Teen health clinic * support groups: depression, diabetes * interdi ...
Minwaashin Lodge - Indigenous Women's Support Centre, OttawaOttawa 613-741-5590 Services and programs for First Nations, Inuit and Métis women, children, youth, elders and families Shelter for abused women and their children Counselling: general * family * sexual abuse * addictio ...
Ombudsman Ontario, Ontario Child and Youth UnitToronto Downtown Central 416-325-5669 Protects the rights and interests of children and youth * mediates complaints * identifies systemic problems affecting youth * advises ministries of gaps in service delivery * investigates individual ...
Ontario Association of Interval and Transition HousesToronto Downtown Central 416-977-6619 Provincial coalition of first stage emergency shelters for abused women and their children * membership also includes second stages housing programs and community-based women’s service organizations * ...
Ontario Healthy Communities CoalitionToronto Downtown Central 416-408-4841 Promotion of community health * supports local and regional groups, coalitions and networks (social, environmental, economic, and political) that are working on healthy city or healthy community initi ...
Ontario Human Rights CommissionToronto Downtown Central General Inquiries 416-326-9511 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 ...
Renfrew County Child Poverty Action Network (CPAN)Pembroke 613-735-1251 CPAN is a network of 62 organizations and over 600 kind and caring individuals working together to eliminate the effects of child poverty in a manner that is empowering and inclusive. CPAN works using ...
Three Oaks Foundation, Hastings County - Mailing Address, Outreach ServicesHastings County 613-967-1416 Outreach Workers provide crisis/support counselling * referral services to community partners * support the development of a personal safety plan for women and their children who have experienced abus ...