About the Canadian Women’s Foundation

The Canadian Women’s Foundation is Canada’s public foundation for gender justice and equality. We advance this by growing support for grassroots feminist action, partnering with communities and organizations to improve conditions, and building diverse leadership and knowledge for sustainable change.

General FAQ

  • What’s the best device and browser to use when accessing our courses?

    You can complete the course on any device: phone, tablet, or desktop computer. For the best experience, we recommend using Firefox or Safari web browsers to complete the course. If you’re having browser issues, please try these troubleshooting tips.

    If issues continue after trying these tips, please contact us for additional support.

  • Are courses accessible for users with disabilities?

    Yes, all online courses are designed to meet AODA-compliance.

  • Are courses available in different languages?

    Online courses are currently available in French and English and are compatible with browser-integrated translation services (e.g. Google Translate).

  • How will my privacy be respected?

    The Canadian Women’s Foundation is committed to maintaining the privacy of all individuals who use our websites. We value your trust and understand that this requires that we be transparent and accountable about how we handle the information you choose to share with us.

    We do not trade, rent or sell the information of our website users or of those who donate to the Foundation. Read our full Privacy Policy.

    Click here to read the Thinkific learning platform’s full privacy policy.

  • How do I unsubscribe from emails?

    If you’d like to stop receiving course reminder emails, please click on “Edit notification settings‌” at the bottom of an email from the Foundation. This will take you to your “My Account” page. From there:

    1. Click on "Notifications" on the left-hand side.
    2. Under "My courses", make sure there is NO blue check mark next to "Send me a weekly reminder email."
    3. Click "Save Changes."

    If you are unable to unsubscribe, please contact the Signal for Help team for further assistance at Send email