Organization list

This is the list of supporting organizations. Click the drop-down box to search by Name or Region. To see the full list, click the “Clear” button.

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Total Records Found: 19, showing 25 per page
Organization NameRegionDescription
Klein Lawyers Vancouver Coast and Mountains Vancouver based law firm offering free assistance with 60's Scoop claims
Indigenous Community Legal Clinic - Peter A. Allard School of Law Vancouver Coast and Mountains The Indigenous Community Legal Clinic exists for two purposes: first, to provide free legal services to the Indigenous community in the Downtown Eastside, and second, to provide legal education to Allard School of Law students. By joining the Clinic, students interested in advocacy, social justice and Aboriginal peoples can gain practical experience and make a meaningful contribution to a historically underserved and marginalized community. The Clinic provides students with the opportunity to gain practical hands-on experience managing client files and making court appearances.
Carnegie Community Centre Carnegie Learning Centre Vancouver Coast and Mountains Downtown Eastside service
NORTH SHORE COMMUNITY RESOURCES Vancouver Coast and Mountains We are a community umbrella organization with family law and general legal advocates, child care resources, seniors one stop, volunteers, etc.
Prince George Native Friendship Centre Northern British Columbia The Prince George Native Friendship Centre is a non-profit, non-sectarian organization dedicated to servicing the needs of Aboriginal people residing in the urban area and improving the quality of life in the community as a whole. Fundamental to this is the recognizing the inherent worth of all peoples regardless of race, creed, sexual orientation, or culture and to promote this view in the community at large.
Haida Gwaii Legal Project Society Northern British Columbia advocacy and workshops
The Law Centre Vancouver Island The Law Centre provides advice, assistance and representation to clients who cannot afford a lawyer. Thousands of persons living in the Capital Regional District are served annually. The Law Centre also provides legal education programs to the public.
Amici Curiae Friendship Society Vancouver Coast and Mountains To book an appointment, go here:
Dawson Creek Native Housing Society AHOP Northern British Columbia Native Housing is a non-profit organization which provides housing to Aboriginal individuals and families in the community of Dawson Creek BC. The Agency also provides outreach services to those who are experiencing poverty including at risk / homelessness. There are many other services available to the community in which the Outreach worker can assist with. Advocacy, applications, food program, and much much more.
Comox Valley Transition Society Vancouver Island Serving women adn their children experiencing violence, addiction, poverty, homelessness. Also serving men through a program at the Courtenay Library.
Bella Coola Legal Advocacy Program Northern British Columbia Provides legal advocacy on all legal matters to the mid-coast Indigenous communities of Bella Coola, Bella Bella, Klemtu etc.
Powell River Com. Services Poverty Law Advocacy Vancouver Coast and Mountains Poverty Law Advocacy - legal assistance for those in poverty or threatened to be in poverty
QUESNEL TILLICUM SOCIETY NATIVE FRIENDSHIP CENTER Northern British Columbia Please see friendship center link for description of services
Atira Women's Resource Society Vancouver Coast and Mountains Atira Women’s Resource Society is dedicated to supporting women and children affected by violence by offering safe and supportive housing and by delivering education and advocacy aimed at ending all forms of gendered violence. The Legal Advocacy Program is for low-income women (inclusive of transwomen) in the Downtown Eastside to obtain free legal advocacy in a safe and confidential, women’s only space.
The Shuswap Family Centre Thompson Okanagan The Shuswap Family Centre provides a wide variety of programming to support families and individuals in Salmon Arm and surrounding areas. The legal advocacy program provides free information, advice and referrals.
Cowichan Women Against Violence Vancouver Island Assisting people of all genders with a variety of financial issues in the Poverty Law Advocacy office.
South Peace Community Resource Society Northern British Columbia South Peace Community Resources Society is a non-profit organization operating in the Peace Liard region, providing community and residential services. The Society exists to meet the needs of children, youth and families, women who have experienced violence, victims of crime, adults with mental handicaps, children with special needs, couples, and individuals experiencing trauma or difficulties in their life.
Fort St John Women's Resource Society Northern British Columbia The FSJ WRS provides services to women, men, and children who live in poverty. We have a drop-in center, an outreach store where people can access free clothes, food, and hygiene items, poverty law and family law programs, second stage transition housing for women, harm reduction supplies, and other services.
Burnaby Community Services Vancouver Coast and Mountains Burnaby Community Services provides legal meals on wheels, seniors outreach, seniors transportation, resource guides, and legal advocacy for residents of Burnaby.