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    Victoria

    Victoria Group 27

    Meet: U Vic and member homes.

    Varies. Please check with the group.

    Time: First Sunday of the month.

    Contact: gill.leslie@gmail.com

    Website: www.amnestyinvictoria.ca

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    Gabriola Island

    AI Group 79 Gabriola

    Meet: Check with the group for more information.

    Time: Check with the group for more information.

    Contact: debferens@hotmail.com

    Comox Valley

    Comox Valley Action Circle

    Meet: Contact the group for more information.

    Time: 2nd Tuesday of each month

    Contact: tonyray@shaw.ca

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    Campbell River

    Campbell River Action Circle

    Meet: Contact the group for more information.

    Time: Contact the group for more information.

    Contact: dominiquegosling@yahoo.com

    Southwestern BC: Fraser Valley, Lower Mainland, and Vancouver

    Coquitlam

    Coquitlam Group 176

    Meet: Contact the group for more info

    Time: Contact the group for more info

    Contact: hpostma@shaw.ca or 604-464-7706

    Facebook 

    Richmond

    Richmond Group 92

    Meet: Contact the group for more info

    Time: Contact the group for more info

    Contact: sharonmacg@telus.net

    Vancouver East Side

    Vancouver Group 17

    Meet: 2nd Saturday of every month at MOSAIC at 1720 Grant Street. 

    Time: 10;30 am to 12 noon

    Contact: mwaskow@telus.net 

    Facebook 

    Vancouver West Side

    Vancouver Group 52

    Meet: Unitarian Church 49th and Oak Vancouver

    Time: 2nd Tuesday of every month; not in August

    Contact: momus1@hotmail.com or wadej@shaw.ca or colleenandwendy@gmail.com

    Vancouver UBC

    Name of group: Amnesty International UBC

    Meet: Contact the group for more info

    Time: Contact the group for more info

    Contact: amnestyubc@gmail.com

    Facebook: Amnesty International UBC

    Vancouver SFU

     
    Name of the group: Amnesty International SFU
    Meet: Contact the group for more info
    Time: Contact the group for more info
    Contact: heksal@sfu.ca  
     

    Vancouver Downtown Action Circle A121

    Meet: Amnesty Office, 430-319 Pender Street, Vancouver

    Time: Contact us for more information

    Contact: vancouver.activism@amnesty.ca

    White Rock Action Circle

    White Rock Action Circle

    Meet: White Rock Public LIbrary, 15342 Buena Vista, White Rock
    Time: Contact the group for more info
     
     

    Okanagan

    Vernon

    Vernon Group 138

    Meet: Vernon Branch, Okanagan Regional Library

    Time: 7-9 on the 2nd Wednesday of every month; not July, August or December

    Contact: info@amnestyvernon.ca

    Website: www.amnestyvernon.ca

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    Kelowna

    Kelowna Group 161

    Meet: Contact group for more info

    Time: Contact group for more info

    Contact: sevans@shadowfax.bc.ca

    Facebook 

     

    Kootenays

    Nelson

    Nelson Action Circle A55

    Meet: Rotate locations. Contact group for more info

    Time: Last Sunday of each month; not July or August

    Contact: judith.fearing@gmail.com

    Northern BC

    Prince George

    Prince George Group 202

    Meet: Contact group for more info

    Time: Contact group for more info

    Contact: seiko563@hotmail.com

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    Hazelton

    Hazelton Group 107

    Meet: Contact group for more info

    Time: Contact group for more info

    Contact: peggy@muir.se

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    Alberta

    Northern Alberta

    Edmonton

    Edmonton Group 12/26

    Meet: Knox Metropolitan Church Hall, 83 rd Ave and 109

    Time: 7:30 pm, 4th Tuesday of each month except July, Aug, and Dec. 

    Contact: amnesty1@edmonton.org

    Website: http://edmontonamnesty.org

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    Rimbey

    Rimbey Group 116

    Meet: Contact group for more info

    Time: Contact group for more info

    Contact: boormana@telus.net

    Southern Alberta

    Calgary

    Calgary Group 2/57

    Meet: Community Wise Resource Centre, 223 12 Ave. SW

    Time: 4th Thursday of each month except July, Aug, and Dec.

    Contact: calgary.activism@amnesty.ca

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    Lethbridge

    Lethbridge Action Circle A97

    Meet: Letter Writing Circle at Round Street Café, 427 5th St. South

    Time: 7pm on the 1st Tuesday of each month

    Contact: admin@ailethbridge.com

    Website: www.ailethbridge.com

    Facebook 

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    Saskatchewan

    Northern Saskatchewan

    Saskatoon

    Saskatoon Group 33

    Meet: Contact group for more info

    Time: Contact group for more info

    Contact: helensmithmcintyre@hotmail.com

    Website: www.amnestysaskatchewan.ca

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    Southern Saskatchewan

    Regina

    Regina Group 91

    Meet: contact group for more info

    Time: 7 pm, usually the 2nd or 3rd Wed. each month, contact group for more info

    Contact: aisask91@gmail.com 

    Web: http:www.ammestysaskatchewan.ca

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    Regina Letter-writing Group

    Meet: Atlantis Coffee, 1992 Hamilton St. at Victoria Ave

    Time: 7pm on Tuesdays

    Contact: aisask91@gmail.com 

    Moose Jaw

    Moose Jaw Group 192

    Meet: Contact group for more info

    Time: Contact group for more info

    Contact: lornarnold@hotmail.com     

    Website: www.amnestysaskatchewan.ca
     
     

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    Manitoba

    Winnipeg

    Winnipeg Group 19

    Meet: Contact group for more info

    Time: Letter-writing circle (open to public) 2nd Wed of each month
     
     

    Ontario

    Northern Ontario

    Timmins

    Timmins Action Circle A100

    Meet: Church of the Covenant, 8th and Pine St

    Time: 7pm, 3rd Tuesday of each month

    Contact: anital@ntl.sympatico.ca

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    North-Eastern Ontario

    North Bay

    Nipissing Amnesty International Community Action Circle
    Meet: Contact group for more information
    Time: Contact group for more information

     

    South-Western Ontario and Waterloo-Wellington

    Windsor

    Windsor Group 22

    Meet: Contact group for more info

    Time: Contact group for more info

    Contact: macsnest@mnsi.net

    Facebook 

    Sarnia

    Sarnia Letter-Writing Circle A76

    Meet:  DeGroots Nurseries, 1840 London Line

    Time: 7-8pm, 1st Wednesday of each month

    Contact: petersmith777ca@yahoo.ca

    St. Clair Beach Anglican Church

    St. Mark’s-on-the-Lake Anglican Church Action Circle A79

    Meet: Contact group for more info

    Time: Contact group for more info

    Contact: kwight@mnsi.net

    Guelph

    Guelph Group 6

    Meet: Contact group for more info

    Time: Contact group for more info

    Contact: maitlanddk@gmail.com

    Kitchener/Waterloo

    Kitchener/Waterloo Group 9

    Meet: Conrad Grebel College, University of Waterloo, Room 4224

    Time: 7:30 pm on the first Tuesday of every month; please confirm by email or check our Facebook page

    Contact: groupnine9@gmail.com 
     
     
    Grand River Unitarian Congregation Action Circle A120

    Meet: Board Room, Grand River Unitarian Congregation, 299 Sydney Street, Kitchener

    Time: Last Sunday of the month at 12:00 noon-1 pm

    Contact: uutreadwell@gmail.com

    Stratford

    Amnesty International Stratford Action Circle A127

    Meet: Contact the group for more information

    Time: Once a month.  Contact the group for more information.

    Contact: Anne at stratfordamnesty@rogers.com, 519-949-9901

     

    Central Ontario

    Hamilton

    Hamilton Group 1

    Meet: : Binkley United Church, 1570 Main St West, Hamilton

    Time: 7:00pm on the 1st Monday of each month; not July or August

    Contact: amnestygroup1@yahoo.ca

    Website: www.amnestyhamilton.com

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    McMaster University

    McMaster Universty Group 8

    Meet: Contact group for more info

    Time: Contact group for more info

    Contact: mac.amnesty@gmail.com

    Burlington

    Burlington Group 21

    Meet: St. Christopher’s Anglican Church, 662 Guelph Line, Burlington

    Time: 7:30pm, 3rd Monday of each month

    Contact: deerspring1@gmail.com

    Oakville

    Oakville Group 75

    Meet: Churchill Place, 345 Church St.  Oakville, ON

    Time: 1st Tuesday of each month,except Dec, July, and August

    Contact: amnestyoakville@gmail.com

    Website: http://www.amnestyoakville.ca
     
     
    Church of the Incarnation Action Circle A19

    Meet: Contact group for more info

    Time: Contact group for more info

    Contact: cursusan@cmail.com

    Brampton

    Brampton Action Circle A85

    The group is meeting every 1st Thursday of the month.

    For meeting venue and other details contact: ar_ai@rogers.com

    South-Central Ontario

    Orillia

    Orillia Group 10

    Meet: St. Paul’s United Church, Peter Street /Coldwater Road

    Time: 7pm on the 4th Monday of each month in Sept-Nov and Jan-May

    Contact: gmwmaltby@hotmail.com

    Thornbury

    Thornbury Group 82

    Meet: First Baptist Church, Main-72 Bruce St. South,  Thornbury

    Time: 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month; not July or August

    Contact: mscoleman@bmts.com

    Barrie

    Barrie Action Circle A62

    Meet: Nursery Room, Grace United Church, 350 Grove St. E, Barrie

    Time: 3rd Monday of each month, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm 

    Contact: mbcancilla@hotmail.com

    Facebook

    Dalston-Crown Hill United Church Action Circle A111

    Meet: Contact group for more info

    Time: Contact group for more info

    Contact: ecaldwell@primus.ca

    West Grey

    West Grey Amnesty Action Circle

    Meet: Contact group for more info

    Time: 3rd Sunday each month from 7-8:30 pm

    Contact: lilyofthefield8@gmail.com

    Greater Toronto Area

    If you live in Toronto and you are involved in Amnesty as an individual or as part of an Amnesty local group or structure, then you are part of Amnesty International Toronto Organization (AITO).  We encourage all of you to join us at our monthly meeting.

    Meet: Amnesty International Toronto Office, 1992 Yonge Street, 3rd floor

    Time: 3rd Thursday of the month at 7pm (except December and August)

    Contact: information@aito.ca

    Website: www.aito.ca

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    GTA: Bloor+Bedford

    Toronto Group 18

    Meet: Quaker Meeting House, 60 Lowther Ave

    Time: 2nd Monday of each month (3rd Monday of October)

    Contact: 416-975-4771  pmgrenier@sympatico.ca

    GTA: Etobicoke

    Etobicoke Group 55

    Meet: 7:30pm, Royal York Rd United Church, 851 Royal York Road

    Time: Last Monday of each month

    Contact: maryhall@rogers.com

    GTA:  Bloor+Spadina

    Toronto Group 63

    Meet: Bloor St United Church, 300 Bloor St. W (at Huron St.)

    Time: 1st Thursday in February, April, June, August, October and December

    Contact: kenanddawn56@gmail.com

    GTA: Fairlawn United Church

    Toronto Group 65

    Meet: Fairlawn United Church, 28 Fairlawn Ave

    Time: 7pm, 1st Tuesday of each month

    Contact: bgodden@toronto.ca

    GTA: North York

    Toronto Group 98

    Meet: Newtonbrook United Church, 53 Cummer Ave

    Time: 7:30 pm, 2nd Friday of each month

    Contact: applewoodalley@gmail.com

    GTA: The Beaches, Toronto East

    Toronto Group 123

    Meet: Taylor Memorial -Toronto Public Library, 1440 Kingston Rd - N/W corner of Kingston Rd. and Warden Ave.

    We meet the second Tuesday of September, November, February, April and June at 7:00 pm.

    ACTION: Indigenous Rights - Stolen Sisters, General AI Campaigns and Issues

    To find out more details please contact the group coordinator at beachamnesty@gmail.com

     

    GTA: First Unitarian Church

    Toronto Group 142

    Meet: First Unitarian Congregation, 174 St. Clair Avenue West

    Time: 7:30pm, 3rd Wednesday of each month

    Contact: tedwood@rogers.com

    GTA: Danforth-Riverdale

    Toronto Group 164

    Meet: St. Barnabas Anglican Church, 361 Danforth Ave

    Time: 7pm, 1st Tuesday of each month; not July or August

    Contact: is ai164toronto@gmail.com

    Website: http://ai164toronto.blogspot.ca/

    GTA: LGBTI

    Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Group Toronto A45

    Meet: 519 Community Centre, 519 Church St

    Time: 8pm, 2nd Wednesday of each month

    Contact: amnestylgbt@aito.ca

    Website: www.aito.ca/lgbts

    GTA: French-Speaking

    Group 50 Toronto

    Meet: AI Toronto Office, 1992 Yonge St., 3rd Floor, Toronto

    Time: 6:30pm, 2nd Wednesday of each month

    Contact: Chantal Smieliauskas (905)271-5944 or Yveline Baranyi (416)621-0865

    GTA: St. James Cathedral

    St. James Cathedral Action Circle A99

    Meet: The Cathedral Church of St. James, 65 Church St.

    Time: Contact group for more info

    Contact: info@stjamescathedral.on.ca

    GTA: focus on Iran

    Action Circle for Human Rights in Iran A112

    Meet: Contact group for more info

    Time: 6:30pm, 2nd Thursday of each month

    Contact: iranteam@aito.ca

    GTA: Church of the Redeemer

    Redeemer Amnesty Action Circle A116

    Meet: Parish Hall, 162 Bloor St. West

    Time: 10:15-11am and 11-11:45am, 3rd Sunday of each month except Aug. and Dec.

    Contact: andorrajo@rogers.com

    GTA: Focus on Women’s Human Rights

    Action Network for Women’s Human Rights (ANWHR Toronto A118)

    Meet: Contact group for more info

    Time: Contact group for more info

    Contact: women@aito.ca

    GTA: focus on Business & Human Rights and Indigenous Rights

    Indigenous Peoples Rights Action Circle Toronto

    Meet: AI Toronto Office, 1992 Yonge St, 3rd Floor, Toronto

    Time: 7 pm, 1st Monday of each month except August and December

    Contact: bhr@aito.ca

    GTA: Glebe Road United

    Glebe Road United Action Circle A132

    Meet: Contact group for more info

    Time: Contact group for more info

    Contact: andrew.dundass@ubs.com

    Outside the GTA

    Newmarket/Aurora: Trinity Anglican Church

    Action Circle A65 Newmarket/Aurora

    Meet: Trinity Anglican Church, 79 Victoria St.

    Time: 7:30 pm, 2nd Thurs. of each month except for June, July, Aug. and Dec

    Contact: reneeandlen@rogers.com

    Donway Covenant United Church Amnesty

    Meet: Church Auditorium, 230 The Donway W

    Time: 12 noon, every 3rd Sunday

    Contact: Rev. Jennifer Palin, rvrnd.jnfv@rogers.com

    Website: http: www.donwaycovenant.com

    Kawarthas-Lakeshore

    Ajax-Pickering

    Ajax-Pickering Group 90

    Meet: Pickering Village United Church, Ajax

    Time: Sept (opening meeting), May (closing meeting); all other meetings are on an as-needed basis, Contact group for more info

    Contact: s.zurbrigg@sympatico.ca

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    Peterborough

    Peterborough Group 46

    Meet: Contact group for more info

    Time: Contact group for more info

    Contact: constanceparry@yahoo.com or daphne.ingram650@gmail.com

    Facebook

    Cobourg/Port Hope

    Cobourg/Port Hope Group 76

    Meet: Contact group for more info

    Time: Contact group for more info

    Contact:  jan.e@sympatico.ca

    Facebook 

    Lindsay

    Lindsay Group 105

    Meet: Contact group for more info

    Time: Contact group for more info

    Contact: skogar@sympatico.ca

    Facebook

    Belleville

    Belleville Group 111

    Meet: Letter-Writing, open to public: Belleville Public School; for all other meetings, contact group for more info

    Time: Once a month, Contact group for more info

    Contact: cgallupe@gmail.com

    Facebook

    Kingston

    Kingston Group 125

    Meet: Contact group for more info

    Time: Contact group for more info

    Contact: philippebaille@hotmail.com

    Napanee

    Napanee Group 150

    Meet: Contact group for more info

    Time: Contact group for more info

    Contact: palmerca@cogeco.ca

     

    Eastern Ontario

    Ottawa

    Ottawa Group 56

    Meet: Amnesty Office, 312 Laurier Ave. E

    Time: 7pm, 2nd Wed. of each month, except Dec.

    Contact: kmchugh@rogers.com

    Facebook

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    Quebec (English-Speaking)

    Montreal West Island

    Montreal Group 14

    Meet: Contact group for more info

    Time: Contact group for more info

    Contact: aigroup14@gmail.com

    Facebook

    Montreal Downtown

    Montreal Group 16

    Meet: Contact group for more info

    Time: Contact group for more info

    Contact: nancybrown54@aim.com

    Website: https://amnestymontreal.wordpress.com/

    Facebook

    Montreal Westmount

    Action Circle A119

    Meet: Christ Church Cathedral

    Time: Contact group for more info

    Contact: taddy.stringer@gmail.com

    Hemmingford

    Hemmingford Action Circle A109

    Meet: Contact group for more info

    Time: Contact group for more info

    Contact: nushin@nakhjavani.net

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    New Brunswick

    Hampton

    Hampton Action Circle A60

    Meet: Hampton High School Library, St. Paul Street, Hampton

    Time: 3pm, 3rd Sunday of each month; not July or August

    Contact: pnphanratty@hotmail.com

    Facebook

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    Newfoundland and Labrador

    Grand Falls-Windsor

    Grand Falls-Windsor Action Circle A113

    Meet: Contact group for more info

    Time: Contact group for more info

    Contact: jennsau@hotmail.com

    St. John's

    Name: Amnesty International St. John’s Action Circle A126

    Meet:  please check with the group

    Time:  please check with the group

    Contact: aisj126@gmail.com

    Facebook

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    Nova Scotia

    Yarmouth

    Yarmouth Action Circle A67

    Meet: no regular meetings; monthly email sent to members for letter-writing

    Time: n/a

    Contact: leslie.margrit@ns.sympatico.ca

    Halifax/Dartmouth

    Halifax Action Circle A73

    Meet: Amnesty office, 6009 Quinpool Road, Suite 305

    Time: 6:30-7:30, last Thursday of each month; not July or August

    Contact: aihalifax@gmail.com

    Facebook

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    Prince Edward Island

    No Amnesty Groups – Contact us to set one up!

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    Yukon and Northwest Territories

    Whitehorse

    Whitehorse Action Circle A106

    Meet: Whitehorse United Church, Main St

    Time: 7pm, 4th Tuesday of each month; not June-August

    Yellowknife

    Yellowknife Group 133

    Meet: Contact group for more info

    Time: Contact group for more info

    Contact: ykamnesty@gmail.com

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