Myeloma Canada

Site: Myeloma Halton-Peel

Service: Support Group

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-257-1988
Toll Free Phone 1-877-499-9904
E-Mail info@myelomahaltonpeel.ca
Website www.myelomahaltonpeel.org
Primary Contact Brenda Wigle; Phone: 905-822-1990; Email: dangw@bell.net
Alternate Contact Steven Homewood; Phone: 905-337-7323; Email: shomewood@cogeco.ca
Site Information
Site Location Oakville
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
2545 Sixth Line
Oakville, ON L6H 6C5
Intersection Sixth Line and Dundas St W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name HPAMSG
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2004
Primary Executive Gord Ross, Vice-Chair; Phone: 905-319-5014; Email: haltonmakesmyelomamatter@gmail.com
Funding Donations
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Community-based, non-charitable organization that provides information and support for Canadian myeloma patients, family and caregivers in the Halton, Peel and Hamilton areas * myeloma is a rare cancer of the bone marrow affecting the production of red cells, white cells and platelets, and can lead to anemia, infections, renal failure, bone damage and pain


Services include:
  • Support: nine scheduled meetings that provide opportunity for sharing experience and the time to socialize, peer to peer support
  • Education: guest presenters who are myeloma and healthcare specialists
  • Advocacy: bring awareness to myeloma, and to inform the local community of patient treatment challenges
Areas Served Halton Region ; Peel Region
Boundaries Halton Region and Peel Region
Eligibility People and family who are affected by myeloma
Application Not required
Languages English
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Multiple Myeloma

Any omissions are unintentional and HIP disclaims any liability for unauthorized use or reproduction of any portion of this site. For a complete copyright and license statement please refer to our Terms of Use.