Canadian Coast to Coast Calorie Counters
Site: Burlington Groups
|Record #: BTN4826||Last Full Update: 22 Mar 2017|
|Primary Contact||Alanna DeLeeuw, District 4 Area Rep.; Phone: 905-689-5272; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Alternate Contact||Donna Young, District Director; Phone: 289-779-0546; Email: email@example.com|
|Located In Community||Burlington|
|Physical Access||Unknown - Accessibility varies by location|
|Description (Agency)||A nonprofit weight loss group whose objective is the sensible reduction of excess weight through sound nutrition, group support for permanent changes in eating behaviour and regular exercise.|
|Legal Status||(50) Non Profit|
|Established||in Canada: 1967|
|Primary Executive||Elsie Carty, National President; Phone: 905-935-2326; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Description and Service Details|
|Description (Service)||Provides knowledge and advice to educate in making the right food choices.
* nutritional advice based on Canada's Food Guide
* no pills or prepackaged foods
Weekly group meetings include support, weigh-ins and recording of calorie sheets (all records kept confidential).
|Hours||Weight-ins followed by business meeting with therapy.
For Burlington meetings, call District 4 Director for dates and times
Also meetings in Hamilton, Dundas, Freelton, Millgrove and throughout Ontario (see website)
|Eligibility||Ages: 8 year(s) and up|
|Application||Contact for registration information|
|Fees||Membership - $50 per year plus nominal weekly participation fee|
|Categories and Classification|
|Service Categories||Weight Management|