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.
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.
CCS improves the quality of life of individuals by significantly reducing isolation and effectively supporting those living in poverty, primarily within the English speaking community of Greater Montréal.
The mission of the CDSV is to work in collaboration and consultation with various authorities to improve living conditions, the well-being of the population and the elimination of poverty as a social project.
The corporation du Pôle des Rapides is a non-profit organization that brings together the forces of public and private organizations concerned with the development of the attractions and recreational and tourist products of the South-West of Montréal. The Corporation du Pôle des rapides works together with partners to promote recreational and tourist activities, to ensure the quality of their reception services and to sustain recreational and tourist development efforts. / La corporation du Pôle des Rapides est un organisme à but non-lucratif qui rassemble les acteurs publics et privés concernés par la mise en valeur des attraits et des produits récréotouristiques de la communauté du Sud-Ouest de l’île de Montréal. La corporation agit en concertation avec ses membres et ses partenaires afin de promouvoir l’activité culturelle, sociale et récréotouristique de la région, tout en soutenant les efforts de développement et en offrant des services d’accueil de qualité aux diverses clientèles.
With deep roots in the English community, and located in Verdun, Dawson Community Centre contributes to an improved quality of life for families and individuals by creating bridges between the multi-cultural, English-speaking and French-speaking communities. The centre offers a wide range of recreational, educational, and social programs that encourage participation and self-reliance, and promote active community involvement.