This is a
not-for-profit organization working to minimize the harm associated with
the use of alcohol, tobacco, other drugs and gambling. It offers
information on the nature, extent and consequences of substance abuse
and supports and assists organizations involved in substance abuse
treatment, prevention and educational programming. Their bilingual web
site has a youth page and also includes a list of addiction centers by
province. Check it out on the web page, or contact them at:
This site is a comprehensive source for Canadian gay, lesbian and bisexual information. Features include a business directory, AIDS resources, gay and lesbian publications and youth services.
Violence against women is one of the strongest indicators of prevailing societal attitudes towards women. The intent of the Canadian Association is to act as a force for social change regarding violence against women at the individual, the institutional and the political
Motive8 is a web zine for youth about transitions, setting goals, dreaming, developing skills, taking action, gaining knowledge, being creative making decisions and choices. Check out the world of lifelong learning at the School link; access career and work info at the Work link; get more info on everything from health and finance to building healthy relationships and creating personal success at the Personal link.
see a long list of youth resource agencies and contact information.