Resources for Women

At the University of Manitoba:

Womyn’s Centre, Location 190 Helen Glass Centre
The Womyn’s Centre provides a feminist voice and a safe place for Womyn on campus

WISE Kid-Netic Energy
Women in Science and Engineering (WISE), an outreach group from the University of Manitoba, educating and motivating youth, including young girls, into exciting careers in Engineering and Science.
http://www.wisekidneticenergy.ca/


In the Community:

The Status of Women Manitoba
Resources for Women
http://www.gov.mb.ca/msw/resources/links.html

        - Education, Employment and Training
          http://www.gov.mb.ca/msw/resources/education.html

 

Winnipeg Transition Centre - Winnipeg
Women as Career Mentors Video
http://www.winnipegtransitioncentre.com/women-as-career-mentors-videos

 

Taking Charge! - Winnipeg
Assists single parents who want to achieve self-sufficiency and women re-entering the labour market
http://www.takingcharge.org/

 

Women Business Owners Manitoba
A non-profit, independent organization that addresses the unique needs of the woman entrepreneur
http://www.wbom.ca/

 

Women’s Enterprise Centre of Manitoba
Helping women throughout the province find information, improve their skills and acquire financing so that they can start, expand or purchase an existing business
http://wec.ca/

 

Women in Leadership Foundation (WIL)
A national, non-profit organization dedicated to advancing women in leadership roles. WIL delivers innovative programming to help thousands of women across Canada to develop their leadership skills
http://www.womeninleadership.ca/

 

Alberta Learning Information Service
Women in Non-Traditional Occupations – Stories to Inspire
http://alis.alberta.ca/pdf/cshop/winto.pdf

 

Canadian Association of Women in Construction
A non-profit organization whose mandate is to facilitate the long-term success of women in Canada’s construction-related fields such as general contracting, trades, building products, architecture, engineering, interior design, and professional services
http://www.cawic.ca/

 

Society for Canadian Women in Science & Technology
A non-profit association that promotes, encourages and empowers women and girls in science, engineering and technology
http://www.scwist.ca/

 

Canadian Women in Communications and Technology
http://www.cwc-afc.com/

 

The Business Women’s Media
Advice for women in business
http://www.thebusinesswomanmedia.com/