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AboutFace International: An AboutFace education program designed to help children talk about differences, share their feelings, and change attitudes in the school community.
Advocacy for All Special Needs Children: Parent Advocacy Workshops, Resources on Special Education , Legal and much more.
Caledon Institute of Social Policy: The Caledon Institute of Social Policy does rigorous, high-quality research and analysis; seeks to inform and influence public opinion and to foster public discussion on poverty and social policy; and develops and promotes concrete, practicable proposals for the reform of social programs at all levels of government and of social benefits provided by employers and the voluntary sector.
Canadian Clinic For Adopted Children: The Canadian Clinic For Adopted Children offers medical and developmental consultation services to individuals and families involved in domestic and international adoption.
Canadian Coalition for the Rights of Children: for the promotion and protection of children rights in Canada and abroad.
Canadian Council on Social Development: promoting better social and economic security for all Canadians.
CanChild: concentrate on children & youth with disabilities & their families within the context of the comminities in which they live.
Dufferin Peel ERW Association: Dufferin Peel Educational Resource Workers' Association
Immigration Peel Portal: A resource for Newcomers and Employers
Social and Enterprise Development Innovations: Non-profit organization that assists people who are stuggling economically. We motivate them to aim higher and develop the tools they need to achieve their goals, in partnership with community groups across Canada.
The Centre of Excellence for Early Childhood Development (CEECD): The Mission of the Centre of Excellence for Early Childhood Development (CEECD) is to improve our knowledge of the social and emotional development of young children. Example of Bulletin focusing entirely on the effects of alcohol and tobacco on the fetus.
Vanier Institute of the Family: advocates on behalf of Canada's 7.8 million families from the point of view that families are the key building block of society and that every Canadian is included in their context.
Voices for Children: Its mission is to work with organizations and individuals through leadership and education to strengthen public commitment to the healthy development of children and youth.