Resources, Internet, Organization, Print, Other

Public Health Agency of Canada

Public Health Agency of Canada
130 Colonnade Road
A.L. 6501H
Ottawa, ON K1A 0K9
http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca

Canadian Institutes of Health Research

160 Elgin Street, 9th Floor
Address Locator 4809A
Ottawa, ON, K1A 0W9
General Inquiries: (613) 941-2672
Toll Free: 1 (888) 603-4178
Fax: 613-954-1800
http://www.cihr-irsc.gc.ca

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada

222 Queen Street, Suite 1402
Ottawa, ON K1P 5V9
Tel: (613) 569-4361
Fax 613-569-3278
http://www.heartandstroke.ca

"The Heart and Stroke Foundation, a volunteer-based health charity, leads in eliminating heart disease and stroke and reducing their impact through the advancement of research and its application, the promotion of healthy living and advocacy.

"The Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada is a federation of 10 provincial Foundations, led and supported by a force of more than 130,000 volunteers."

Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance of Canada

1010-116 Albert Street
Ottawa, ON, K1P 5G3
Tel: (613) 565-2522 ext 308
Fax: (613) 565-2278
[email protected]://www.cdpac.ca

Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance of Canada (CDPAC) is a networked community of national and provincial organizations and networks who share a common vision for an integrated system of chronic disease prevention in Canada.

Print Resources from the 2009 MyCharityConnects Conference

Don't Make Me Think is a book by Steve Krug about human computer interaction and web usability billed as a common sense approach to usability. Krug also has a website at http://www.sensible.com/.

Made to Stick – Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Stick, by Chip and Dan Heath, tackles the reasons why some ideas thrive while others die and how to improve the chances of worthy ideas. More information is available at http://www.madetostick.com.

Online Resources from the 2009 MyCharityConnects Conference

MyCharityConnects is CanadaHelps' online resource centre for charities – a website dedicated to connecting charities to the technologies they need to succeed. For fundraisers, marketing and communications people, volunteer coordinators, website gurus, or a combination of any of the above, the site aims to be a one-stop-shop for learning all you need to about Philanthropy 2.0. Slides from the MyCharityConnects conference and recordings of some of the workshops are available at http://mycharityconnects.org/. Canada Helps website is at http://www.canadahelps.org.

Self-Help Resource Centre of Toronto

40 Orchard View Blvd, Suite 219
Toronto, Ontario  M4R 1B9
http://www.selfhelp.on.ca

This organization seeks to increase awareness about self-help/mutual aid in the community and among helping professionals, and to facilitate the growth and development of self-help groups, networks and resources in the greater Toronto area.

For further information, or to find out about upcoming conferences, call (416) 487-4355 or 1-888-283-8806 or visit http://www.selfhelp.on.ca.

Ontario Self-Help Network

40 Orchard View Blvd, Suite 219
Toronto, Ontario  M4R 1B9
http://www.selfhelp.on.ca

This organization supports the development of new and existing self-help/mutual aid initiatives across Ontario.

For further information call (416) 487-4355 or 1-888-283-8806 or visit http://www.selfhelp.on.ca.

Canadian Mental Health Association

Canadian Mental Health Association, Ontario Office

180 Dundas Street West, Suite 2301

Toronto, ON M5G 1Z8

http://www.ontario.cmha.ca

CMHA Ontario deals specificially with issues of interest to Ontario readers, including mental health promotion.

 

Canadian Mental Health Association, National Office

Phenix Professional Building

595 Montreal Road, Suite 303

Ottawa ON  K1K

http://www.cmha.ca

Ontario Self-Help Network Newsletter

This newsletter, released twice per year, provides information and resources about self- help across the province of Ontario.

To request this newsletter, contact the Ontario Self-Help Network (416) 487-4355 or 1-888-283-8806. To download the current newsletter visit http://www.selfhelp.on.ca.

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