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British Columbia

Vancouver Island

Victoria

Victoria Group 27
Meet: U Vic and member homes.
Varies. Please check with the group.
Time: First Sunday of the month.
Contact: amnestyinvictoria@shaw.ca
Facebook 

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

Facebook 

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: hazeljpostma@gmail.com 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 the month except March 2020 on the 3rd Saturday

Britannia Community Centre Seniors Lounge at 1661 Napier St

Contact: micahwaskow48@gmail.com

Facebook 

Vancouver West Side

Vancouver Group 52
Meet: Unitarian Church 49th and Oak Vancouver
Time: 2nd Tuesday of every month at 7pm; not in August
Contact: momus1@hotmail.com  or colleenandwendy@gmail.com

Vancouver Downtown Group A121

Meet: fourth Wednesday of the month

Time: 7 pm

Contact: amnesty.vancouver@gmail.com

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AmnestyInternationalVancouver

Burnaby Group 188

Meet: Contact the group for more info

Time: Contact the group for more info

Contact: amnesty.burnaby@gmail.com

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AmnestyInternationalBurnaby/

Vancouver Thematic/Speciality Groups

Vancouver Book Club

Meets: Vancouver Public Library Mount Pleasant Location. 1 Kingsway, Vancouver, B.C., V5T 3H7. 

Time:Meetings are the 2nd Monday of every month from 7pm-9pm.

Contact: valerieannpatrick@hotmail.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 SFUMeet: Contact the group for more infoTime: Contact the group for more infoContact: heksal@sfu.caFacebook

White Rock Action Circle

White Rock Action CircleMeet: White Rock Public LIbrary, 15342 Buena Vista, White RockTime: Contact the group for more infoContact:  vancouver@amnesty.caFacebook 

Okanagan

VernonVernon Group 138
Meeting: Contact group for more infoContact: amnestyokanagan@gmail.comWebsite: www.amnestyokanagan.ca
Facebook: Amnesty International OkanaganTwiiter: @AmnestyOkanagan

KelownaKelowna Group 161
Meet: Contact group for more info
Time: Contact group for more info
Contact: amnestyokanagan@gmail.comWebsite: www.amnestyokanagan.caFacebook: Amnesty International OkanaganTwitter: @AmnestyOkanagan

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

Facebook 

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
Contact: amnesty1@edmontonamnesty.org 
Please check the group’s website for next meeting announcements: http://edmontonamnesty.org

Facebook 

Jasper

Jasper Letter Writing Group
Meet: Jasper Municipal Library, 500 Robson St., Jasper, Alberta T0E 1E0
Time: 6-7.30pm every second Thursday.
Contact: ailsa.ross6@gmail.com

Facebook

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: Contact group for meeting location
Time: 4th Thursday of each month except July, Aug, and Dec.
Contact: calgary.activism@amnesty.ca

Facebook 

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: AIChapter33@gmail.com
Website: www.amnestysaskatchewan.ca

Facebook  

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:  amnestyregina@hotmail.ca
Web: http:www.ammestysaskatchewan.ca

Facebook 

Regina Letter-writing Group

Meet: Atlantis Coffee, 1992 Hamilton St. at Victoria Ave
Time: 7pm on Tuesdays
Contact: aisask91@gmail.com 

Moose JawMoose Jaw Group 192
Meet: Contact group for more info
Time: Contact group for more info
Contact: lornarnold@hotmail.com
Website: www.amnestysaskatchewan.caFacebook 

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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 monthWebsite: www.amnestymanitoba.webs.comFacebook Back to the top

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: amnestytimmins@gmail.com

Facebook 

North-Eastern Ontario

North BayNipissing Amnesty International Community Action CircleMeet: Contact group for more informationTime: Contact group for more informationContact: amnestynipissing@gmail.com

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 

Niagara-on-the-LakeAmnesty International Niagara Group 137Meets every third Wednesday of the month in The Meridian Credit Union Arena meeting room at 1567 Four Mile Creek Road, Virgil, 7:00 pm – 8:00 pmContact:  zipporahogoti@gmail.com

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/WaterlooKitchener/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.comFacebookGrand 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

Central Ontario

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

OakvilleOakville 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.caTwitter: https://twitter.com/amnestyoakvilleFacebookMississauga Group 177

Contact: Mohamed Fetaih

Email: mfetaih@hotmail.com

Mobile: 647-390-0467

We meet every 3rd Wednesday of the month at Studio 89

Studio 89 address: 

1065 Canadian PI # 104 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.ac85@gmail.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

Facebook 

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: Fairlawn United Church

Toronto Group 65
Meet: Fairlawn United Church, 28 Fairlawn Ave
Time: 7pm, 1st Tuesday of each month
Contact: goddensecord@gmail.com

GTA: North York

Toronto Group 98 (Yonge & Finch)

Cummer Avenue United Church (53 Cummer Avenue)

Contact: pomshfa@gmail.com 416-223-6785

2nd Friday of each month except July and August, 7:pm – 9pm

ACTION: Death Penalty, AI current campaigns and issues

GTA: Toronto East

Toronto Group  164/123

To find out more details please contact the group coordinator at bdeming@sympatico.ca

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: St. James Cathedral (Note: currently on hiatus)

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.ca 

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: 7:00 pm, 2nd Thurs. of each month except for June, July, Aug. and Dec
Contact: amnestyaurora@gmail.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: AmnestyInt90@gmail.com  

Facebook 

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:  kathytoivanen@gmail.com

Facebook 

Lindsay

Lindsay Group 105
Meet: Contact group for more info
Time: Contact group for more info
Contact: skogar@sympatico.ca

Belleville

Quinte (formly Belleville) Group 111
Urgent Action letter-writing, monthly, on the Tuesday following the first Friday of the month from 9:30 am to 11:30 am at the Belleville Public Library, 254 Pinnacle St. 
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: Contact group for more info
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: ElizabethJaneBurton@hotmail.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 Community Group 126
Meet:  please check with the group
Time:  please check with the group
Contact: AmnestyYYT@gmail.com

Facebook

Twitter: @AmnestyYYT

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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

Facebook