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Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD Canada) (www.madd.ca)

This website outlines the initiatives taken by MADD Canada to stop impaired driving and support victims of this violent crime. There is a description of the services and programmes MADD Canada offers, its various news bulletins and publications, and information about volunteering.

Parents of Murdered Children (POMC) (www.pomc.com)

A website for parents and other co-victims of homicide.

Lean On Me (www.lean-on-me.org)  

A Canadian, not-for-profit focused on providing support and resources for those whose lives have been transformed by violence. Lean on Me offers 12-week mutual-help groups, facilitator and professional development training, and monthly support meetings in Hamilton.

 

Bereaved Families of Ontario (BFO) (www.bereavedfamilies.net)

Compassionate, nondenominational help for families and individuals dealing with death. Through the many affiliates in Ontario, BFO offers support after the loss of an infant, child, parent, sibling, grandchild or spouse.

The BFO’s affiliates in the GTA are:

Toronto              www.bfotoronto.ca

Halton-Peel        www.bereavedfamilies.ca

Durham              www.bfodurham.net