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The Self-Help Connection
(Dartmouth) Referrals to provincial self-help groups. Assistance to new and existing groups. Offers a free online directory of local self-help groups in Nova Scotia. Write: The Self-Help Connection 63 King St. Dartmouth NS B2Y2R7, CANADA Voice: 902-466-2011 Fax: 902-404-3205 Website: http://www.selfhelpconnection.ca E-Mail: email@example.com Verified: 2/27/2014
(Vancouver) Dedicated to promoting peer support approaches that build the capacity of individuals and communities to become healthy, responsive, and self-determining. Provides capacity-building facilitation workshops, consultations, information and referral, outreach and community development, and the Kinex Youth Initiative. Help and Peer Support Groups in the Lower Mainland,' central resource centre, and the Kinex Youth Initiative. Write: PeerNetBC 408-602 West Hastings Street Vancouver CANADA, BC V6B 1P2 Voice: 604-733-6186 Fax: 604-730-1015 Website: http://www.peernetbc.com E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Verified: 2/12/2014
Self-Help Resource Centre
(Greater Toronto area) Founded 1987. Referrals to local peer support groups. Fee-For-Service Workshops to start new and also help existing groups. Directory of peer support groups in the Greater Toronto Area. Information on peer support affiliates in Ontario. Write: Self-Help Resource Centre 40 St. Clair Ave., Suite 307 Toronto, ON, CANADA M4T 1M9 Voice: 416-487-4355 (Toronto area) or
1-888-283-8806 (in Ontario outside Toronto) Fax: 416-487-0344 Website: http://www.selfhelp.on.ca E-Mail: email@example.com Verified: 3/12/2014
Information and Referral Centre of Greater Montreal
(Montreal) Founded 1956. Referrals to local self-help groups. Assistance to new and existing groups. Publishes Directory of Self-Help and Support Groups in the Greater Montreal Area. Write: Referral Centre of Greater Montreal / Centre de Reference du Grand Montreal 3155 Hochelaga St., Suite 101 Montreal, PQ, CANADA H1W 1G4 Voice: 514-527-1375 Fax: 514-527-9712 Website: http://www.info-reference.qc.ca E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Verified: 2/12/2014
Community Information Centre
(New Brunswick) Provides information and referrals on community services. Publishes a variety of human service directories. Write: Human Development Council Box 6125 Station A St. John, NB, CANADA E2L 4R6 Voice: 506-633-4636 Website: http://www.sjhdc.ca (to find support
group listing on website: from the website home page click
'community info' tab on top of page; next click 'search our online
community services database'; then type in 'support groups' in the
'find' search box) or http://www.nbinfo.ca Verified: 8/13/2013
The above information was 'verified' as correct on the date at the end of each entry. Since American Self-Help Group Clearinghouse's database is extensive but staffing is limited and information for these organizations can change, it is not possible to keep every entry in American Self-Help Group Clearinghouse database completely current and accurate. Please check with the organizations listed for the most current information.
For additional information on self-help groups, please visit the American Self-Help Group Clearinghouse web site at http://www.mentalhelp.net/selfhelp
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