JDRFC Peel-Halton Chapter

Site: Mississauga

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-608-8067
Toll Free Phone 1-877-287-3533
Fax 905-608-8062
E-Mail peelhaton@jdrf.ca
Website www.jdrf.ca
Primary Contact Laura Liscio; Phone: 905-608-8067 ext 221; Email: lliscio@jdrf.ca
Site Information
Located In Community Mississauga (City of)
Address & Map
6620 Kitimat Rd, Unit 1A
Mississauga, ON L5N 2B8
Intersection Mississauga Rd and Argentia Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Former Name Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Canada
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Dave Prowten, President and Chief Executive Officer
Alternate Executive Nancy Roper, Vice president, Donor Relations
Funding Donations
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Collaborates with Canadian universities and research institutions to find a cure for type 1 diabetes and its complications
  • charitable funder and advocate for type 1 diabetes research
  • improves the lives of people living with the disease
  • provides complimentary Bag of Hope, which contains a variety of educational and reference materials to help newly diagnosed children and families
  • children under the age of 12 also receive a Rufus or Ruby, the Bear with Diabetes™, designed to help children cope and learn about insulin injections children
  • the Mentor Program provides emotional support, information about diabetes resources, education about what families can do to help find a cure
  • the School Advisory Toolkit offers collaborative methods for educators and parents of children with diabetes to ensure that every child enjoys the best possible school experience
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm (Administration)
Areas Served Halton Region ; Mississauga (City of)
Boundaries Mississauga and area
Eligibility People of all ages with diabetes
Application Not applicable
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Chronic Disease Self Management Programs ~ Diabetes ; Health Related Advocacy Groups ~ Diabetes

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.