Amal’s Active Listening Project: A community initiative to increase accessibility to services

Muslim women face external systemic discrimination, such as different treatment in health care settings. But, they also experience psychosocial distress due to daily stressors. For instance, some women who come to Amal are living through domestic abuse, financial abuse, strained familial relationships, etc. Most of the beneficiaries of Amal are...

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A Dialogue Approach to Ending Violence Against Muslim Women in Montreal / Une approche de dialogue pour mettre fin à la violence contre les femmes musulmanes de Montréal

UPDATE: Visit this page for information on the completed project. In honour of Domestic Violence Awareness month, the Amal Center would like to share with its supporters a project video which summarizes its efforts over the past 12 months towards its project “A Dialogue Approach to Ending Violence Against Muslim...

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A Dialogue Approach to Ending Violence Against Muslim Women in Montreal / Une approche de dialogue pour mettre fin à la violence contre les femmes musulmanes à Montréal

The Amal Center for Women has been providing social services to women in Montreal for over 13 years. The organization was founded in 2002 at the request of a Montreal Imam who was overwhelmed by cases of domestic violence in the growing Montreal Muslim community. As a result, Amal was...

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URGENT: Appeal for Funds

  Dear Amal Supporters, For many years now, The Amal Center for Women has been lending a helping hand to a community in need – but right now, we need you. Donations have steadily been decreasing; however, the work Amal does has been steadily increasing, and we no longer have...

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