Lupus Ontario

Site: Markham - Head Office

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Record #: OAK1289 Last Full Update: 03 Jun 2014
Contact Information
Office Phone905-415-1099
Toll Free Phone1-877-240-1099
Social MediaFacebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Primary ContactKaren Furlotte, Office Manager
Alternate ContactJuanita Butler
Agency Information
Description (Agency)Volunteer members work together to offer current educational materials to the public, promote awareness of lupus and raise funds for research.
Legal Status(50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
FundingFundraising ; Donations
Service Information
Description (Service)Gives 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; 
Meetingssupport group meetings throughout Ontario listed on website
Areas ServedOntario
EligibilityNo restrictions
FeesMembership - annual
Site Information
Located In CommunityMarkham
Address & Map
2900 John St, Ste 301
Markham, ON L3R 5G3
IntersectionWoodbine Ave and John St
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
Other Details
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