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Map RecordAcclaim Health, Oakville - Trafalgar Rd, Alzheimer Services Provides information and education and support groups for caregivers and family members of persons with dementia. A resource library is available for loan of a wide variety of education materials. Se ... [More] Halton Region Dementia Management ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Alzheimer's Disease
Map RecordALS Canada Services supporting ALS patients and their families include: 
* information (publications, AV material) and referral 
* education and support 
* in-home visitation 
* support meetings held monthly in ... [More]
Ontario Disease/Disability Information ~ Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Map RecordAlzheimer Society of Hamilton and Halton, Hamilton Location Exists to alleviate the personal and social consequences of Alzheimer's disease and related dementias in the regions of Hamilton and Halton.  
* Provide services for individuals with Alzheimer’s disea ... [More]
Halton Region - Burlington ; Hamilton (City of) Disease/Disability Information ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Dementia ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Dementia
Map RecordAlzheimer Society Peel, Mississauga - 60 Briarwood Ave Programs and services for individuals with dementia and their families include: 
* counselling  
* support groups  
* Medic Alert (wandering person) registry  
* public education  
* school programs  
... [More]
Halton Region - those areas served by the Mississauga Halton LHIN ; Peel Region Caregiver/Care Receiver Support Groups ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Caregiver/Care Receiver Support Groups ~ Dementia ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Dementia ; Health Related Advocacy Groups ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Health Related Advocacy Groups ~ Dementia ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Dementia ; Missing Persons Location Assistance ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Missing Persons Location Assistance ~ Dementia ; Special Libraries ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Special Libraries ~ Dementia
Map RecordAsthma Society of Canada Asthma information and support programs include: 
* quality online information  
* educational programs for Canadians with asthma and their caregivers  
* online Kids interactive site  
* asthma centr ... [More]
Canada Disease/Disability Information ~ Asthma ; Health Related Advocacy Groups ~ Asthma
Map RecordBurlington Lung Clinic, COPD Education Clinic The goals of this clinic are to help individuals manage their condition as well as providing coping strategies aimed at improving quality of life.  
 
The program offers: 
* assessment 
* education 
... [More]
Burlington Chronic Disease Self Management Programs ~ Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Map RecordCanadian Abilities Foundation A non-profit foundation that provides information, inspiration, and opportunity to people with disabilities, their friends, families, and the entire spectrum of professionals engaged in their service, ... [More] Canada Disease/Disability Information
Map RecordCanadian Cancer Society, Guelph - Wellington County Community Office - Acton Area * a national community based organization of volunteers, whose mission is to eradicate cancer and to enhance the quality of life of people living with cancer 
 
Major services of this unit: 
* transpo ... [More]
Acton ; Arthur ; Centre Wellington ; Elora ; Erin ; Guelph ; Harriston ; Moorefield ; Mount Forest ; Palmerston ; Puslinch Disease/Disability Information ~ Cancer ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Cancer ; Medical Appointments Transportation ~ Cancer ; Smoking Cessation Support
Map RecordCanadian Celiac Association, Mississauga - National Office, Celiac Information and Advocacy * a number of regional chapters including Hamilton Canada Disease/Disability Information ~ Celiac Disease
 Canadian Celiac Association, Dundas - Hamilton / Burlington Chapter - Mailing Address, Celiac Information and Support Hamilton/Burlington chapter strives to establish a supportive network to help members cope with a gluten free diet and to distribute information regarding sources of gluten free foods * peer counsello ... [More] Brantford ; Burlington ; Dundas ; Dunnville ; Grimsby ; Hamilton (City of) - and surrounding area Disease/Disability Information ~ Celiac Disease ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Celiac Disease
Map RecordCanadian Diabetes Association, Hamilton - Central South Region Leadership Centre, Diabetes Support Services Resource Centre:  
* diabetes cookbooks, information brochures, and pamphlets which help in the education of diabetes  
* periodicals, books, videos can be borrowed by CDA members 
* this location pro ... [More]
Burlington ; Hamilton ; Milton ; Oakville ; Waterdown Day Camps ~ Diabetes ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Diabetes ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Diabetes ; Voluntary Health Organizations
 Canadian Diabetes Association, Hamilton - Central South Region Leadership Centre, Halton Diabetes Information and Supply Depot Sites Has a variety of local pharmacies that act as depot sites for diabetes supplies and information, in order to provide top-quality service to people with diabetes.  
* CDA literature, cookbooks and rel ... [More]
Burlington ; Milton ; Oakville Disease/Disability Information ~ Diabetes
Map RecordCanadian Hearing Society, Mississauga - Peel/Halton/Dufferin Office Services, products, and information for people who are culturally deaf, orally deaf, deafened and hard of hearing include: Audiology services: * hearing tests 
* hearing aid evaluations and check-ups 
... [More]
Dufferin County ; Halton Region ; Peel Region Career Counselling ~ Hearing Loss ; Disability Associations ~ Hearing Loss ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Hearing Loss ; English as a Second Language ~ Hearing Loss ; General Counselling Services ~ Hearing Loss ; Health/Disability Related Counselling ~ Hearing Loss ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Hearing Loss ; Hearing Augmentation Aids ; Interpretation/Translation ~ Hearing Loss ; Sign Language Instruction ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Hearing Loss ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Hearing Loss
Map RecordCanadian Hemophilia Society - Hemophilia Ontario, Central West Ontario Region - Hamilton Hemophilia Ontario is committed to improve the quality of life of people affected by hemophilia and related blood conditions, and to work towards a cure. 
 
CWOR, a regional office of Hemophilia Ontar ... [More]
Brant County ; Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) Disease/Disability Information ~ Hemophilia ; Health Related Advocacy Groups ~ Hemophilia ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Hemophilia
Map RecordCanadian Organization for Rare Disorders * provides information on over 6,000 rare disorders in understandable language  
* through a network system CORD links individuals/families with the same rare disorder together
Canada Disease/Disability Information
Map RecordCancer Assistance Services * services include transportation to treatment centres and relaxation programs 
 
* funds raised from the April door to door canvassing, In Memoriam gifts, bequests, special events and generous donors ... [More]
Halton Hills Disease/Disability Information ~ Cancer ; Medical Appointments Transportation ~ Cancer ; Respite Care ; Respite Care ~ Cancer ; Respite Care ~ Children ~ Cancer ; Terminal Illness Counselling ~ Cancer
Map RecordCapability Support Services & CNIB Outreach Program, VIS-ABLE Program Provides support for individuals with vision loss and additional functional needs due to a permanent physical disability. 
 
Services offered include: 
* personal care with the aid of an attendant  
... [More]
Burlington ; Haldimand County ; Hamilton (City of) ; Norfolk County Attendant Services for People with Physical Disabilities ~ Visual Impairments ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Visual Impairments ; Independent Living Skills Instruction ~ Deaf-Blindness ; Independent Living Skills Instruction ~ Visual Impairments ; Life Skills Education ~ Physical Disabilities ~ Visual Impairments ; Orientation and Mobility Training ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Visual Impairments ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Visual Impairments
Map RecordCNIB, West Region - Hamilton Office Provides community-based support, knowledge and a national voice to ensure Canadians who are blind or partially sighted have the confidence, skills and opportunities to fully participate in life. 
 
S ... [More]
Brantford ; Burlington ; Hamilton ; St Catharines Assistive Technology Information ~ Visual Impairments ; Disability Associations ~ Visual Impairments ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Visual Impairments ; Special Libraries ~ Visual Impairments
Map RecordCNIB, Halton/Peel Region - Mississauga Office Services and programs for Canadians who are blind or partially sighted include: 
* independent living services * independent travel instruction* computer training * consumer products and assistive tec ... [More]
Halton Region ; Peel Region Assistive Technology Information ~ Visual Impairments ; Disability Associations ~ Visual Impairments ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Visual Impairments ; Special Libraries ~ Visual Impairments
Map RecordCrohns and Colitis Canada, Halton Region Chapter * raise awareness by educating those with Crohn’s and colitis, their families, health professionals and the general public about these diseases  
* the Halton Chapter is led by a volunteer executive ... [More]
Halton Region Disease/Disability Information ~ Crohn's Disease ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Ulcerative Colitis ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Crohn's Disease ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Ulcerative Colitis
Map RecordCystic Fibrosis Canada, Toronto - National Office * raises funds to support research programs 
* provides information and support to those with cystic fibrosis and to parents of children with the disease  
* provides educational materials to the publ ... [More]
Canada Disease/Disability Information ~ Cystic Fibrosis ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Cystic Fibrosis
 Cystic Fibrosis Canada, Brampton - Peel & District Chapter The Peel & District Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Canada is made up of volunteers who are committed to helping people with cystic fibrosis.  
 
* raise and allocate funds for research towards a cure ... [More]
Halton Region ; Peel Region Disease/Disability Information ~ Cystic Fibrosis ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Cystic Fibrosis
 Cystic Fibrosis Canada, Hamilton and Area Chapter - Mailing Address The Hamilton Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Canada is made up of volunteers who are committed to finding a cure or control for Cystic Fibrosis.  
 
Activities include: 
* organizing fundraisers 
* spe ... [More]
Brant County ; Haldimand County ; Halton South ; Norfolk County Disease/Disability Information ~ Cystic Fibrosis ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Cystic Fibrosis
Map RecordDanielle's Place, Eating Disorder Support and Resource Centre Programs include: 
* volunteer facilitated support groups  
* anxiety reduction programs including meditation, yoga 
* resources, lending library  
* community outreach primarily in primary and second ... [More]
Halton Region ; Hamilton ; Mississauga ; no restrictions, anyone who is able to access the location Disease/Disability Information ~ Eating Disorders ; Weight Related Support Groups
 Foundation for Prader Willi Research Canada Composed of parents, family members, researchers, and others from BC, Alberta, Ontario, PEI and across Canada, who are interested in addressing the many issues related to Prader Willi Syndrome, includ ... [More] Canada Disease/Disability Information ~ Prader-Willi Syndrome ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Prader-Willi Syndrome ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Prader-Willi Syndrome
 Halton Down Syndrome Association, Mailing Address Helps individuals with Down syndrome reach their true potential and full enjoyment of life through services that include: 
 
* bursary program for therapies and conferences  
* new parent support  
* ... [More]
Halton Region Disease/Disability Information ~ Down Syndrome ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Down Syndrome
Map RecordHalton Healthcare Services, Burlington - Joseph Brant Community Health Centre, Joseph Brant Hospital - Halton Diabetes Program Promotes diabetes self-care by providing education and support to adults with diabetes and their families.  
 
* helps people with diabetes learn to make healthy lifestyle choices  
* strives to reduc ... [More]
Halton Region - and surrounding area Chronic Disease Self Management Programs ~ Diabetes ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Diabetes
Map RecordHalton Healthcare Services, Georgetown - Georgetown Hospital, COPD Education Clinic A public health program designed to provide support and education for individuals living with COPD. The goals of this clinic are to help individuals manage their condition as well as providing coping ... [More] Halton Region Chronic Disease Self Management Programs ~ Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Map RecordHalton Healthcare Services, Georgetown - Georgetown Hospital, Halton Diabetes Program Promotes diabetes self-care by providing education and support to adults with diabetes and their families.  
 
* helps people with diabetes learn to make healthy lifestyle choices  
* strives to reduc ... [More]
Halton Hills Chronic Disease Self Management Programs ~ Diabetes ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Diabetes
Map RecordHalton Healthcare Services, Milton - Milton District Hospital, Halton Diabetes Program Promotes diabetes self-care by providing education and support to adults with diabetes and their families.  
 
* helps people with diabetes learn to make healthy lifestyle choices  
* strives to reduc ... [More]
Milton - and surrounding area Chronic Disease Self Management Programs ~ Diabetes ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Diabetes
Map RecordHalton Healthcare Services, Oakville - 327 Reynolds St - Main Fl - Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital, COPD Education Clinic A public health program designed to provide support and education for individuals living with COPD. The goals of this clinic are to help individuals manage their condition as well as providing coping ... [More] Oakville Chronic Disease Self Management Programs ~ Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Map RecordHalton Healthcare Services, Oakville - 700 Dorval Dr - Suite 609 - Oakville Corporate Centre, Halton Diabetes Program Promotes diabetes self-care by providing education and support to adults with diabetes and their families.  
 
* helps people with diabetes learn to make healthy lifestyle choices  
* strives to reduc ... [More]
Halton Region - specifically Oakville and southwest Clarkson Chronic Disease Self Management Programs ~ Diabetes ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Diabetes
Map RecordHalton. Halton Region Health Department, Oakville - 1151 Bronte Rd - Halton Regional Administration Centre * promote positive mental, reproductive, sexual, dental, and heart health 
* prevent cancer, substance abuse, tobacco use, and injuries  
* protect our communities from communicable and infectious dis ... [More]
Halton Region Blood Pressure Screening ; Breastfeeding Support Programs ; Childbirth Education ; City Departments/Offices ~ Public Health Issues ; Communicable Disease Control ; Developmental Screening ; Disease/Disability Information ; Drug Abuse Education/Prevention ; Emergency Preparedness and Response Planning ; Environmental Hazards Information ; Food Safety Education ; Formula/Baby Food ; General Dentistry ; General Expectant/New Parent Assistance Programs ; General Health Education Programs ; General Sexuality/Reproductive Health Education ; Hearing Screening ~ Infants/Toddlers ; Nutrition Assessment Services ; Nutrition Education ; Oral Health Education/Information ; Parenting Skills Classes ; Personal Safety Education ~ Children ; Physical Activity and Fitness Education/Promotion ; Public Facility Health Inspection ; Public Health Nursing ; Restaurant/Food Sanitation ; Smoking Cessation ; Street Outreach Programs ; Substance Abuse Education/Prevention ; Water Quality Assurance ; Well Baby Care ; Workplace Wellness Programs
Map RecordHalton. Halton Region Health Department, Acton, Sexual Health and Needle Exchange Program - Sexual Health Clinic Provides a wide range of services which focus on sexuality, relationships and prevention of sexually transmitted diseases including HIV/AIDS. Services Include * pregnancy testing and options counselli ... [More] Halton Region AIDS/HIV Prevention Counselling ; Birth Control Counselling ; Contraception ; Disease/Disability Information ~ AIDS/HIV ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Sexually Transmitted Disease ; Emergency Contraception ; General Sexuality/Reproductive Health Education ; HIV Testing ; Needle Exchange/Distribution Programs ; Pregnancy Testing ; Safer Sex Education ; Sexually Transmitted Disease Treatment ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ AIDS/HIV ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Sexually Transmitted Disease
Map RecordHalton. Halton Region Health Department, Burlington, Sexual Health and Needle Exchange Program - Sexual Health Clinic Provides a wide range of services which focus on sexuality, relationships and prevention of sexually transmitted diseases including HIV/AIDS. Services Include * pregnancy testing and options counselli ... [More] Halton Region AIDS/HIV Prevention Counselling ; Birth Control Counselling ; Contraception ; Disease/Disability Information ~ AIDS/HIV ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Sexually Transmitted Disease ; Emergency Contraception ; General Sexuality/Reproductive Health Education ; HIV Testing ; Needle Exchange/Distribution Programs ; Pregnancy Testing ; Safer Sex Education ; Sexually Transmitted Disease Treatment ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ AIDS/HIV ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Sexually Transmitted Disease
Map RecordHalton. Halton Region Health Department, Georgetown, Sexual Health and Needle Exchange Program - Sexual Health Clinic Provides a wide range of services which focus on sexuality, relationships and prevention of sexually transmitted diseases including HIV/AIDS. Services Include * pregnancy testing and options counselli ... [More] Halton Region AIDS/HIV Prevention Counselling ; Birth Control Counselling ; Contraception ; Disease/Disability Information ~ AIDS/HIV ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Sexually Transmitted Disease ; Emergency Contraception ; General Sexuality/Reproductive Health Education ; HIV Testing ; Needle Exchange/Distribution Programs ; Pregnancy Testing ; Safer Sex Education ; Sexually Transmitted Disease Treatment ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ AIDS/HIV ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Sexually Transmitted Disease
Map RecordHalton. Halton Region Health Department, Milton - 217 Main St E - Suite 13, Sexual Health and Needle Exchange Program - Sexual Health Clinic Provides a wide range of services which focus on sexuality, relationships and prevention of sexually transmitted diseases including HIV/AIDS. Services Include * pregnancy testing and options counselli ... [More] Halton Region AIDS/HIV Prevention Counselling ; Birth Control Counselling ; Contraception ; Disease/Disability Information ~ AIDS/HIV ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Sexually Transmitted Disease ; Emergency Contraception ; General Sexuality/Reproductive Health Education ; HIV Testing ; Needle Exchange/Distribution Programs ; Pregnancy Testing ; Safer Sex Education ; Sexually Transmitted Disease Treatment ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ AIDS/HIV ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Sexually Transmitted Disease
Map RecordHalton. Halton Region Health Department, Oakville - South Service Rd E, Sexual Health and Needle Exchange Program - Sexual Health Clinic Provides a wide range of services which focus on sexuality, relationships and prevention of sexually transmitted diseases including HIV/AIDS. Services Include * pregnancy testing and options counselli ... [More] Halton Region AIDS/HIV Prevention Counselling ; Birth Control Counselling ; Contraception ; Disease/Disability Information ~ AIDS/HIV ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Sexually Transmitted Disease ; Emergency Contraception ; General Sexuality/Reproductive Health Education ; HIV Testing ; Needle Exchange/Distribution Programs ; Pregnancy Testing ; Safer Sex Education ; Sexually Transmitted Disease Treatment ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ AIDS/HIV ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Sexually Transmitted Disease
Map RecordHeart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, Peel Region Office Volunteer based health charity working to eliminate heart disease and stroke and reduce their impact through the advancement of research, the promotion of healthy living and advocacy.  
* foundation ... [More]
Halton Hills ; Peel Region Disease/Disability Information ~ Heart Disease ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Stroke ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Heart Disease ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Stroke
Map RecordHeart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, Halton Region Office Programs include:  
Heart Month campaign: 
* canvassers solicit donations and provide health promotion information to residential communities 
 
In honour gifts: 
* with the cooperation of local funer ... [More]
Burlington ; Milton ; Oakville Disease/Disability Information ~ Heart Disease ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Stroke ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Heart Disease ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Stroke
Map RecordHuntington Society of Canada, West Central Ontario, Huntington Disease Resource Centre Support Services include:  
* consultation  
* education  
* referral to community resources  
* advocacy  
* support groups
Brant County ; Haldimand County ; Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region ; Peel Region ; Perth County ; Waterloo Region ; Wellington County Disease/Disability Information ~ Huntington's Disease ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Huntington's Disease
Map RecordJuvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Hamilton/Niagara Chapter Major services: 
* encourage diabetics and their parents to learn about the condition and thus to assist and understand their doctor's procedures 
* update diabetics on the latest research through sub ... [More]
Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region Disease/Disability Information ~ Youth ~ Diabetes ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Diabetes
 Kidney Cancer Canada, Mailing Address A kidney cancer support group formed to:  
* increase awareness about kidney cancer  
* provide timely information to patients and caregivers facing a diagnosis of kidney cancer  
* help patients navi ... [More]
Canada Disease/Disability Information ~ Renal Cancer ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Renal Cancer ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Renal Cancer
Map RecordLung Association (The), Toronto - Head Office Major programs and services in the Toronto office (serving Halton, Peel, Toronto, and Dufferin): 
* Asthma Action Program * Breathworks Program for people with COPD 
* Air Quality * Journey2Quit Progr ... [More]
Ontario Disease/Disability Information ~ Asthma ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Emphysema ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Lung Cancer ; Health Related Advocacy Groups ~ Asthma ; Health Related Advocacy Groups ~ Emphysema ; Health Related Advocacy Groups ~ Lung Cancer ; Smoking Cessation Support
Map RecordLung Association (The), Toronto - Head Office, Asthma Action Program A program designed especially for those who have questions about their asthma, or just want to know more about the disease itself.  
 
* most people with asthma can live their lives free of asthma sym ... [More]
Ontario Disease/Disability Information ~ Asthma
Map RecordLung Association (The), Toronto - Head Office, BreathWorks Program A public health program designed to provide free Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) information, resources, and support to Canadians.  
 
BreathWorks offers support and practical information ... [More]
Ontario Disease/Disability Information ~ Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
 Lyme Ontario, Mailing Address Promotes awareness and provides education and current information on Lyme and associated diseases to patients, the general public and medical practitioners. 
 
* also conduct research on ticks and the ... [More]
Ontario Disease/Disability Information ~ Lyme Disease
Map RecordMultiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Halton Regional Chapter, Multiple Sclerosis Support and Advocacy A non-profit organization providing assistance to those with Multiple Sclerosis.  
 
* contributes to MS Society research programs 
 
Major Services: 
* information and referral 
* one on one client ... [More]
Halton Region Assistive Technology Equipment Acquisition Assistance ~ Multiple Sclerosis ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Multiple Sclerosis ; Fundraising Campaigns ~ Multiple Sclerosis ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Multiple Sclerosis ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Multiple Sclerosis
Map RecordMuscular Dystrophy Canada, Toronto - Ontario & Nunavut Office Services provided: * education * information *advocacy * support * equipment  
Nunavut ; Ontario Assistive Technology Equipment Acquisition Assistance ~ Muscular Dystrophy ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Muscular Dystrophy ; Fundraising Campaigns ~ Muscular Dystrophy ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Muscular Dystrophy ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Muscular Dystrophy
Map RecordMyalgic Encephalomyelitis Association of Ontario Information, education and peer support * referrals to local support groups and medical and health care resources * support for families of children and youth with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (Chronic F ... [More] Ontario Disability Associations ~ CFIDS ; Disability Associations ~ Fibromyalgia ; Disease/Disability Information ~ CFIDS ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Fibromyalgia ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ; Peer Counselling ~ CFIDS ; Peer Counselling ~ Fibromyalgia ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ CFIDS ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Fibromyalgia ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ CFIDS ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Fibromyalgia
Map RecordMyasthenia Gravis Society of Canada Offers: 
* support for persons with myasthenia gravis (MG) and caregivers  
* information  
* quarterly newsletter "Contact" for members  
* education for the general public and health care professio ... [More]
Ontario Disease/Disability Information ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups
Map RecordOntario Federation for Cerebral Palsy * provides and initiates a wide range of services, resources and programs for individuals with CP and their families as well as professional organizations Major Programs Planning Services Program:  
* ... [More]
Ontario Assistive Technology Equipment Acquisition Assistance ~ Cerebral Palsy ; Clothing Donation Programs ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Cerebral Palsy ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Cerebral Palsy ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Cerebral Palsy
 Ontario Prader-Willi Syndrome Association, Mailing Address Services include: 
* information about the Prader-Willi Syndrome  
* referrals 
* advocacy initiatives 
* establishment of support groups 
* education and awareness programs 
* research support and in ... [More]
Ontario Disease/Disability Information ~ Prader-Willi Syndrome ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Prader-Willi Syndrome ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Prader-Willi Syndrome
Map RecordOsteoporosis Canada Mission is to improve the quality of life of Canadians by preventing osteoporotic fractures. 
* educates Canadians about osteoporosis 
* advocates for optimal osteoporosis care 
* invests strategicall ... [More]
Canada Disease/Disability Information ~ Osteoporosis ; Medical Information Lines ~ Osteoporosis ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Osteoporosis
Map RecordPeel Halton Dufferin Acquired Brain Injury Services, Oakville - PHDABIS West A provincial long term residential program for people with Acquired Brain Injury who have been identified as having complex cognitive and behavioural challenges. Services Include: * The Transitional R ... [More] Dufferin ; Halton Region ; Peel Region Adult Day Programs ~ Brain Injuries ; Assisted Living Facilities ~ Brain Injuries ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Brain Injuries ; Health/Disability Related Counselling ~ Brain Injuries ; Residential Treatment Facilities ~ Acquired Brain Injuries ; Respite Care ~ Brain Injuries ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Brain Injuries ; Supported Living Services for Adults with Disabilities ~ Brain Injuries ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Brain Injuries
Map RecordPKD Foundation of Canada, Hamilton Chapter, Polycystic Kidney Disease Support and Education Local chapter activites include: 
* regular meetings where patients connect and help each other cope with the emotional aspects of a PKD diagnosis and find the local resources they need 
* host semina ... [More]
Guelph ; Halton Region ; Hamilton ; Niagara Region Disease/Disability Information ~ Kidney Disease ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Kidney Disease
 Stroke Recovery Canada, Halton Stroke Fellowship - No Physical Address Support group to help those recovering from a stroke connect with peers, exchange information and resources, learn new skills, explore the personal impact of stroke and build supportive relationships. ... [More] Halton Region Disease/Disability Information ~ Stroke ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Stroke
 Stroke Recovery Canada, Burlington Chapter - No Physical Address Mission is to support and promote the continuing recovery process and community integration of Burlington area stroke survivors and their families and increase public knowledge about stroke and stroke ... [More] Burlington Disease/Disability Information ~ Stroke ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Stroke
 Thyroid Foundation of Canada, Mailing Address A non-profit volunteer organization providing information and education on thyroid disorders, support to thyroid patients and their families, and raising funds for research in thyroid disease. 
 
Canada Disease/Disability Information ~ Hyperthyroidism ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Thyroid Cancer ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Hyperthyroidism ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Thyroid Cancer
Map RecordUrology Resource Centre A nonprofit centre that offers help and support to people who are struggling with urological problems. 
 
Topics include:  
* bladder control for men and women, including biofeedback  
* prenatal and ... [More]
Halton Region ; Mississauga ; Niagara Region - peninsula area Disease/Disability Information ; Incontinence Management Programs
Map RecordWomen's College Hospital, Women's Health Programs Provides a wide range of innovative, ambulatory care programs, clinics and services to women and their families. 
 
* also offers some unique programs that focus exclusively on women: Bay Centre for B ... [More]
Ontario AIDS/HIV/STD Prevention Kits ~ Women ; Birth Control Counselling ~ Women ; Cardiac Rehabilitation ~ Women ; Condition Specific Mental Health Information/Education ~ Women ~ Health Issues ; Condition Specific Mental Health Information/Education ~ Women ~ Reproductive Issues ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Heart Disease ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Heart Disease ~ Women ; HIV Testing ~ Women ; Internet Information Resources ~ Special Libraries ~ Women ~ Health Issues ; Medical Information Lines ~ Women's Issues ; Obstetrics/Gynecology ; Postabortion Counselling ; Pre-Abortion Counselling ; Pregnancy Counselling ; Pregnancy Testing ; Psychotherapy/Psychoanalysis ~ Women ; Sexually Transmitted Disease Screening ~ Women ; Sexually Transmitted Disease Treatment ~ Women ; Women's Health Centres