These resources are listed as a service and should not be construed as an endorsement of the organizations, the content of their websites, their programs or the views expressed by their leadership or any individuals associated with the organizations. Similarly, non-listing should not be construed as a critique. We will be adding resources over time.

Services, Advocacy and Support

Legal advocacy and education for American Muslims:Muslim Advocates www.muslimadvocates.org

Led by President, Shahina Siddiqui, Islamic Social Services, Advocacy and Support (ISSA) provides family, health, and social welfare services to Muslims communities in Manitoba the rest of Canada: www.issaservices.com/issa/home.html#sthash.2l4R7luY.dpuf

A non-profit organization committed to promoting human rights globally, especially gender equity, religious freedom and civil rights in the United States: Muslim Women Lawyers for Human Rights www.karamah.org

Education and training to prevent domestic violence in Muslim communities: Peaceful Families Project www.peacefulfamilies.org

Islam, social justice and the arts in urban communities: Inner-City Muslim Action Network
www.imancentral.org

Civic engagement and human rights for Canadian Muslims:National Council of Canadian Muslims www.nccm.ca

Promoting the involvement of American Muslims in civic and political life:Muslim Public Affairs Council www.mpac.org

An online community project by the American Muslim Health Professionals (AMHP) that provides spiritual and practical support for Muslims with disabilities and their loved ones:Enabled Muslim http://www.enabledmuslim.org

Advocacy organization for American Muslims: The Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR) www.cair.com

Providing health, education, shelter and other social services to the underserved population in general, and to Muslim women and children in particular: Muslimat al-Nisaa: http://mnisaa.org

Social supports for immigrant and refugee individuals and families in Ontario, Canada: Muslim Resource Centre for Social Support and Integration (MRCSSI): www.mrcssi.com