The Caledon Institute is a social policy think tank that conducts research and analysis, seeks to inform and influence public opinion, and fosters public discussion on poverty and social policy.
The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA) is an independent, non-partisan research institute concerned with issues of social and economic justice.
The Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) provides essential information on Canada's health system and the health of Canadians.
The Centre for Research on Inner City Health (CRICH) conducts research to better understand the linkages between poverty, social exclusion, and poor health.
The Childhood and Youth Health Network for Eastern Ontario (CYHNEO) describes itself as “committed to helping children and youth grow up healthy, safe and confident, so that they can realize their full potential and develop the capacity to participate and contribute to their community."
The Edmonton Social Planning Council (ESPC) focuses on social research – particularly in the areas of low income and poverty.
Health Nexus (formerly the Ontario Prevention Clearinghouse) is a registered charitable organization that supports the development and implementation of prevention and health promotion strategies that aim to enhance well-being and reduce health inequities.
The Human Development Council identifies and addresses social issues in Greater Saint John through research, information, coordination and networking.
The Institut national de santé publique du Québec (INSPQ) is a government organization founded in 1998 to improve the coordination, development and use of expertise in public health.
Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami (ITK) is the national Inuit organization in Canada, representing four Inuit regions – Nunatsiavut (Labrador), Nunavik (northern Quebec), Nunavut, and the Inuvialuit Settlement Region in the Northwest Territories.
The CCPA Manitoba was formed in 1997, offering Manitobans critical policy analysis, solid research and progressive policy alternatives.
The Newfoundland and Labrador Association of Social Workers (NALSW) is a regulatory body and professional association for social work in the province.
Poverty Free Saskatchewan is an intersectoral province-wide network aiming to eliminate poverty and reduce economic inequality.
The Public Health Association of Nova Scotia (PHANS) advocates for policy change on issues that affect health, responds to community health issues and concerns, and raises public and professional awareness of health issues.
The Saskatchewan Population Health and Evaluation Research Unit is a research unit that focuses on ways to take action to reduce health inequity by addressing the social determinants of health.
Saskatoon Health Region is the largest health region in the province, serving approximately 300,000 local residents.
The Social Planning and Research Council of BC (SPARC BC) focuses on social justice issues and works together with communities on accessibility, community development, income security and social planning.
The Broadbent Institute is a non-partisan organization that publishes research and promotes leadership for equality and sustainability in Canada.
Upstream is a non-profit organization working to make the discourse around social determinants of health widely accessible through evidence-based, people-centred ideas.