Lupus Ontario

Site: Markham - Head Office

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Record #: OAK1289 Last Modified: 26 Sep 2014 Last Full Update: 03 Jun 2014 Update Schedule: 17 May 2015
Record Owner: OAK Date Created: 02 Oct 2003 Date Deleted: N/A  
Location
Address2900 John St, Ste 301
Markham, ON L3R 5G3
 
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Contact Information
Office Phone905-415-1099
Toll Free Phone1-877-240-1099
Fax905-415-9874
Organization Emailinfo@lupusontario.org
Websitewww.lupusontario.org
Social MediaFacebook Twitter
Primary ContactKaren Furlotte, Office Manager
Alternate ContactJuanita Butler
Agency Information
Agency DescriptionVolunteer members work together to offer current educational materials to the public, promote awareness of lupus and raise funds for research.
Service Level(50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established1978
FundingFundraising ; Donations
Description and Service Details
Service DescriptionGives support through: 
* telephone networking and counseling for new patients  
* holding support meetings for discussion, learning and sharing 
 
Provides funding for: 
* lupus clinics in five rheumatic disease units  
* two fellowships which allow rheumatology students an extra year of study with lupus patients  
* as finances permit, research pilot programs and specialized equipment
HoursMon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
DatesMay 10 - World Lupus Day; 
May - Walk for for Lupus; 
October - Lupus Awareness Month; 
Meeting Detailssupport group meetings throughout Ontario listed on website
Areas ServedOntario
LanguagesEnglish
FeesMembership - annual
Directory Description and Headings
Seniors Directory HeadingsSupport Groups/ Information & Counselling Services
Site Information
Located In CommunityMarkham
Address & Map
2900 John St, Ste 301
Markham, ON L3R 5G3
 
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Nearest Main IntersectionWoodbine Ave and John St
Wheelchair AccessibilityFully Accessible
Taxonomy and Classification
Service CategoriesFundraising and Resource Development Support ~ Lupus Erythematosus ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Lupus Erythematosus ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Lupus Erythematosus