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
Fax905-415-9874
E-Mailinfo@lupusontario.org
Websitewww.lupusontario.org
Social MediaFacebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Primary ContactKaren Furlotte, Office Manager
Alternate ContactJuanita Butler
Email Formwww.lupusontario.org/contact-us.aspx
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
Established1978
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
LanguagesEnglish
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
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