Our Vision

Refugees and immigrants, especially those who have experienced wars and persecution, leading self-sufficient and dignified lives in a socially inclusive society.

AWO Employment Opportunity

AWO is looking to hire a LINC Program Coordinator for our Mississauga office. If you are TESL-certified with experience in project management, and enjoy working in a friendly and energetic environment we would love to hear from you. You can access the full job description and application instructions here.

Adeena Niazi awarded IDRF’s 2017 Humanitarian of the Year!

Congratulations to the Afghan Women’s Organization’s Executive Director and Founder, Adeena Niazi. Ms. Niazi received IDRF’s Humanitarian of the Year Award at IDRF’s Annual Gala 2017 on Friday, November 2017.



Our Results


Newcomer Clients Served


Attended women-only LINC Classes


Accessed Translation & Interpretation Services


Received Crisis Counselling