The Canadian Arab Federation (CAF) was formed in 1967 to represent the
interests of Arab Canadians with respect to the formulation of public policy in Canada. It presently consists of over 40
Founded in 1963, the Quebec Civil Liberties Union is an
independent, non-lucrative, independent and nonpartisan organization which aims
to promote and defend the universality, indivisibility and interdependence of
rights recognized in the International
Declaration of Human Rights. The Quebec Civil Liberties Union is
affiliated to the International
Federation of Human Rights (FIDH).
Consideration of the historical realities which frame present-day behavioural patterns of black seniors in Montreal weakens the claim that all Black elders can be adequately cared for by mainstream institutions. Historical experiences such as slavery, underemployment, racial discrimination, sentiments of second class citizenship etc., have resulted in many Black seniors failing to trust existing institutions.
The Council for Black Aging Community of Montreal currently offers the following services:
Recognizing the critical need of assistance and services to immgrants, women from the Latino community, professionals of business, law and education, have joined together to found an organization that helps
The Community Center of South Asian Women is an organization that aims to help women use their full potential in the Quebec and Canadian society in general, and to achieve their independence. It offers:
in Toronto in 1995, the Réseau des
chercheures africaines is a non-profit organization dedicated to various
researches on the integration of professional women from racial minorities, and
seeks durable solutions for those who have been there a long time to find a
employment in their field, to change careers, to meet new challenges.
The Association of Canadian
Community Colleges is the national, voluntary membership organization
representing colleges and institutes in Canada and internationally.
ACCC's Ottawa Secretariat represents
members with the federal government and industry. It is also organizes
conferences and workshops for college staff, students and board members to
facilitate networking and participation in national and international programs,
services and awards.