IMPORTANT NOTE

On Jan 12, 2021, the Ontario Government declared a State of Emergency and issued a stay-at-home order, which came into effect Jan 14, 2021 and will last until at least Feb 11, 2021

Services listed below may be impacted in response to increased restrictions. Please contact agencies or programs listed here prior to visiting in person in order to receive up to date information on services

Halton-Peel Myeloma Support Group

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-731-3447
E-Mail myelomahaltonpeel@gmail.com
Website www.myelomahaltonpeel.org
Contact Form https://myelomahaltonpeel.org
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2004
Primary Executive Jules (Juliette) Royer, Acting Chair; Email: myelomahaltonpeeljules@gmail.com
Funding Donations ; Fundraising
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Community-based,  non-charitable organization that provides information and support to myeloma patients, family and caregivers in the Halton, Peel and Hamilton region * 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
Hours Mon-Fri after 5pm * weekends 10am-7pm
Areas Served Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Peel Region
Boundaries Hamilton, Halton Region, and Peel Region
Eligibility People and family who are affected by myeloma
Application Not required
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Site Location Oakville (River Oaks)
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
2545 Sixth Line
Oakville, ON L6H 7V9
 
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Intersection Sixth Line and Dundas St W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Multiple Myeloma

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