Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada

Site: Halton Regional Chapter

Service: Multiple Sclerosis Support and Advocacy

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Record #: BTN4026 Last Modified: 18 Sep 2014 Last Full Update: 20 Mar 2014 Update Schedule: 16 Apr 2015
Record Owner: BTN Date Created: 02 Oct 2003 Date Deleted: N/A  
Location
Address2016 Victoria Ave
Burlington, ON L7R 1R4
 
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Agency and Service Names
Alternate NameMS Society
Contact Information
Office Phone905-681-8770; 
Head Office 416-922-6065
Toll Free Phone1-800-211-8322; 
Head Office 1-800-268-7582
TTY Phone1-800-268-7582
Fax905-681-1166; 
Head Office 416-922-7538
Organization Emailinfo.halton@mssociety.ca
Websitewww.mssociety.ca/halton
Primary ContactMichelle Kingson; Phone: 905-681-8770 ext 12; Email: michelle.kingson@mssociety.ca
Agency Information
Agency DescriptionA non-profit organization providing assistance to those with Multiple Sclerosis.  
 
* contributes to MS Society research programs
Service Level(50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established1967
FundingGrants - HRSDC - summer student program ; Fundraising
Description and Service Details
Service DescriptionA non-profit organization providing assistance to those with Multiple Sclerosis.  
 
* contributes to MS Society research programs 
 
Major Services: 
* information and referral 
* one on one client meetings 
* support groups  
* organized social and recreational activities 
* educational workshops 
* funding assistance for purchase of equipment and special assistance programs 
 
Fund-raising events include:  
* Chapter Golf Tournament  
* School Read-a-Thon  
* Trivia Night  
* Third Party  
* MS Climb  
* Every Step Matters Walk  
* Red & White PJ party
HoursMon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
DatesEvery STEP Matters Walk: May 4, 2014
Meeting Detailscall for information
Areas ServedHalton Region
Eligibilityindividuals with Multiple Sclerosis and their families
LanguagesEnglish ; Interpretive Services
FeesMembership
Directory Description and Headings
Seniors Directory HeadingsHome Support Programs ; Support Groups/ Information & Counselling Services
Site Information
Located In CommunityBurlington
Address & Map
2016 Victoria Ave
Burlington, ON L7R 1R4
 
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Nearest Main IntersectionBrant St and New St
Wheelchair AccessibilityFully Accessible
Taxonomy and Classification
Service CategoriesAssistive Technology Equipment Acquisition Assistance ~ Multiple Sclerosis ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Multiple Sclerosis ; Fundraising Campaigns ~ Multiple Sclerosis ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Multiple Sclerosis ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Multiple Sclerosis
Other Details
Resources Availablefully staffed client resource centre with materials