Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada

Site: Burlington

Service: Adult Brain Tumour Support Group

Contact Information
Office Phone Head Office 519-642-7755
Toll Free Phone Support Services 1-800-265-5106 ext 247
Website www.braintumour.ca
Social Media Blogger Blogger: blog.braintumour.ca/
Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/BrainTumourFoundationofCanada
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/BrainTumourFdn
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/BrainTumourFdn
Primary Contact Cheryl Bauer, Support Services Specialist; Phone: (Business) 1-800-265-5106 ext 400; Email: cbauer@braintumour.ca
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Mailing Address c/o Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada 
205 Horton St E, Suite 203 
London, ON N6B 1K7
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Offers help to anyone affected by any type of brain tumour * in addition to raising funds that support research into the cause of and cure for this disease, provides programs for the brain tumour community, including support groups, Information Day Conferences, and resources like the Brain Tumour Handbooks and Information Sheets.
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Donations - (registered charity) ; Foundation
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Help survivors, family and caregivers through their journey with a brain tumour by providing connections with others who have faced life with a brain tumour thereby offering reassurance, reducing feelings of isolation and reinforcing a positive, hopeful attitude, and by sharing practical information to:  
* help make informed decisions about brain tumour treatment options 
* learn about relevant community resources 
* enhance coping skills in order to reduce anxiety, feelings of loss of control and fear of the unknown 
Talk to others about changes in family roles and the financial strain that can come as a result of a brain tumour diagnosis.
Hours Meet third Tue of each month (except Jul-Aug): 7 pm-8:30 pm at Aldershot Public Library, 550 Plains Rd E, Burlington 
Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Burlington
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
People with a brain tumour, family members or caregivers
Application Drop-in
Languages English
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Brain Tumours

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