Advocacy

Advocacy

Elizabeth Fry Society
Phone: 250-763-4613
Email: info.efry@shawbiz.ca
http://www.empowerific.com
Suite 104-347 Leon Avenue  Kelowna, BC V1Y 8C7
Offers a specialized safe centre where women, children, teens and families can access counselling, information, advocacy and resources.

Povnet
http://www.povnet.org/find-an-advocate/bc/thompson-okanagan/
PovNet provides online tools that facilitate communication, community and access to information around poverty-related issues in British Columbia and Canada. We work to collect relevant news and resources of use to advocates, community workers, marginalized communities and the general public.

Okanagan Advocacy and Resource Society (OARS)
Phone: 250-979-0201
1455 Ellis St, Suite 104
Kelowna, BC V1Y 2A3
Provides services for people with chronic mental illness and where appropriate family members.

Ki-Low-Na Friendship Society
Phone: 250-763-4905
442 Leon Avenue, Kelowna
Provides support for the mental, emotional, physical and spiritual well-being of all peoples, through the development of community based services, while encouraging the community to preserve, share and promote Aboriginal cultural distinctiveness.