Community and Non Profit Organizations
ADVIN is a volunteer not-for-profit organisation, which mission consists in increasing awareness and informing the public on the risks of hospital-borne infections. ADVIN will collaborate with professional and political actors in the development of an infection surveillance and prevention program that follows international norms. ADVIN favors preventive methods and works at the necessary lobbying in order to prevent and reduce the effects of infections: long-term illnesses, disability, death. ADVIN supports victims of hospital-borne infections and all other patients by informing them of their rights. It hopes for the development and installment of a structured insurance system for victims.
The Association des bénévoles de l’hôpital de Verdun’s (Verdun Hospital Volunteer Association) mission is to recruit, select, and train volunteers to offer care to hospitalized individuals. We are committed to support volunteers and facilitate their integration into the type of volunteer work they choose. We organize volunteer recognition events several times a year in order to stress how important their participation is, but also to allow them to develop ties among themselves.
We are a community based organization serving all youths from the ages of 3 to 18. Our goal is to provide a safe, supportive place where children and youth can experience new opportunities, overcome barriers, build positive relationships and develop confidence and skills for life.
Bureau de consultation jeunesse is an independent community action agency working for young people from 14 to 25 years-old since 1970. Its primary mandate is to support young people through their development towards a greater autonomy. This is done through finding solutions to increase their living conditions.
The mission of Casa C.A.F.I. is to help, to orient and to inform immigrant families during their integration process into Québec society. Casa C.A.F.I. answers the needs of these families regarding their role as educators within a new social structure.
With more than 15 years of experience, Québec Woman Entrepreneurship Centre has a mission to offer you the abilities and skills to be competitive in the business world. We are a community of entrepreneurs, skilled, coherent and passionate, with an expertise in women’s entrepreneurship.
Immigrant Support Social Centre supports immigrants and refugees in their integration and active participation process into their host society. It favors associative living and the forging of links between communities and cultures.