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Map RecordAcclaim Health, 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] Dementia Management ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Alzheimer's Disease Halton Region
Map RecordALS Canada Provides support to ALS patients and their families * raises funds for ALS activities and scientific research in order to eradicate this disease * increases public awareness and understanding of ALS, ... [More] 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 Ontario
Map RecordAlzheimer Society of Hamilton and Halton 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]
Disease/Disability Information ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Dementia ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Dementia Halton Region - Burlington ; Hamilton (City of)
Map RecordAlzheimer Society Peel Offers multiple services for both the individual with dementia and their families. 
 
Programs and services include: 
counselling * support groups * Medic Alert Safely Home (wandering person) registry ... [More]
Agency Based Libraries/Resource Centres ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Agency Based Libraries/Resource Centres ~ Dementia ; 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 Halton Region - those areas served by the Mississauga Halton LHIN ; Peel Region
Map RecordAsthma Society of Canada Provides age appropriate asthma information, education, management tools and support programs for Canadians with asthma and supports research that will result in an improved understanding of consumer ... [More] Disease/Disability Information ~ Asthma ; Health Related Advocacy Groups ~ Asthma Canada
Map RecordBurlington Lung Clinic, 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] Chronic Disease Self Management Programs ~ Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Burlington
Map RecordCanadian Abilities Foundation Non-profit organization that provides information, inspiration and opportunity for Canadians with disabilities, their families, friends and the entire spectrum of professionals working in their servic ... [More] Disease/Disability Information Canada
Map RecordCanadian Cancer Society, Wellington County Community Office, Acton * 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]
Disease/Disability Information ~ Cancer ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Cancer ; Medical Appointments Transportation ~ Cancer ; Smoking Cessation Support Acton ; Arthur ; Centre Wellington ; Elora ; Erin ; Guelph ; Harriston ; Moorefield ; Mount Forest ; Palmerston ; Puslinch
 Canadian Celiac Association, Hamilton / Burlington Chapter 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] Disease/Disability Information ~ Celiac Disease ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Celiac Disease Brantford ; Burlington ; Dundas ; Dunnville ; Grimsby ; Hamilton (City of) - and surrounding area
Map RecordCanadian Celiac Association, National Office The association is a national voice for people who are adversely affected by gluten and are dedicated to improving diagnosis and quality of life. 
 
* a number of regional chapters including Hamilton ... [More]
Disease/Disability Information ~ Celiac Disease Canada
Map RecordCanadian Diabetes Association, Central South Region, Central South Region Leadership Centre Promotes the health of Canadians through Diabetes research, service, education, and advocacy. 
 
Resource Centre:  
* diabetes cookbooks, information brochures, and pamphlets which help in the educati ... [More]
Day Camps ~ Diabetes ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Diabetes ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Diabetes ; Voluntary Health Organizations Halton South ; Hamilton ; Milton ; Waterdown
 Canadian Diabetes Association, Central South Region, 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]
Disease/Disability Information ~ Diabetes Burlington ; Milton ; Oakville
Map RecordCanadian Hearing Society, Peel/Halton/Dufferin Office A not-for-profit agency and provider of services, products, and information for people who are culturally deaf, oral deaf, deafened and hard of hearing. Audiology services: * hearing tests 
* hearing ... [More]
Agency Based Libraries/Resource Centres ~ Hearing Loss ; 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 Dufferin County ; Halton Region ; Peel Region
Map RecordCanadian Hemophilia Society, Hemophilia Ontario, Central West Ontario Region 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]
Disease/Disability Information ~ Hemophilia ; Health Related Advocacy Groups ~ Hemophilia ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Hemophilia Brant County ; Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of)
Map RecordCanadian Organization for Rare Disorders The national network for organizations representing those with rare disorders. 
* registered charity that is committed to the enhancement of the lives of all persons affected by rare disorders through ... [More]
Disease/Disability Information Canada
Map RecordCancer Assistance Services A community-based organization of volunteers in Halton Hills providing practical support and hope to cancer patients and their families. 
 
* services include transportation to treatment centres and r ... [More]
Adult Respite Care ~ Cancer ; Children's Respite Care ~ Cancer ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Cancer ; Medical Appointments Transportation ~ Cancer ; Terminal Illness Counselling ~ Cancer Halton Hills
Map RecordCheshire Independent Living 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]
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 Burlington ; Haldimand County ; Hamilton (City of) ; Norfolk County
Map RecordCNIB, Halton/Peel Region 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]
Agency Based Libraries/Resource Centres ~ Visual Impairments ; Assistive Technology Information ~ Visual Impairments ; Disability Associations ~ Visual Impairments ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Visual Impairments Halton Region ; Peel Region
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]
Agency Based Libraries/Resource Centres ~ Visual Impairments ; Assistive Technology Information ~ Visual Impairments ; Disability Associations ~ Visual Impairments ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Visual Impairments Brantford ; Burlington ; Hamilton ; St Catharines
Map RecordCrohns and Colitis Foundation of Canada, Halton Region Chapter The regional chapter of a national, nonprofit, volunteer-based, medical research foundation dedicated to raising funds to find a cure for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.  
* also provides info ... [More]
Disease/Disability Information ~ Crohn's Disease ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Ulcerative Colitis ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Crohn's Disease ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Ulcerative Colitis Halton Region
Map RecordCystic Fibrosis Canada A national charitable non-profit corporation committed to finding a cure for cystic fibrosis (CF). 
* raises funds to support research programs 
* provides information and support to those with cystic ... [More]
Disease/Disability Information ~ Cystic Fibrosis ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Cystic Fibrosis Canada
 Cystic Fibrosis Canada, Hamilton and Area Chapter 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]
Disease/Disability Information ~ Cystic Fibrosis ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Cystic Fibrosis Brant County ; Haldimand County ; Halton South ; Norfolk County
Map RecordCystic Fibrosis Canada, Peel & District Chapter The Peel & District Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Canada is made up of volunteers who are committed to raising and allocating funds for research into improved care and treatment of cystic fibrosis.  
... [More]
Disease/Disability Information ~ Cystic Fibrosis ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Cystic Fibrosis Halton Region ; Peel Region
Map RecordDanielle's Place, Eating Disorder Support and Resource Centre A nonprofit organization incorporated in Ontario and a registered federal charity founded on the principle that clients have a voice and are experts in their own recovery. The long term goal is to pro ... [More] Disease/Disability Information ~ Eating Disorders ; Weight Related Support Groups Halton Region ; Hamilton ; Mississauga ; no restrictions, anyone who is able to get to the location
 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] Disease/Disability Information ~ Prader-Willi Syndrome ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Prader-Willi Syndrome ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Prader-Willi Syndrome Canada
Map RecordHalton. Halton Region Health Department The Health Department provides a complete range of Public Health programs which are designed address public health issues and promote healthy living. 
 
* promote positive mental, reproductive, sexual ... [More]
Administrative Entities ~ Public Health Issues ; Blood Pressure Screening ; Breastfeeding Support Programs ; Childbirth Education ; 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 Halton Region
Map RecordHalton. Halton Region Health Department, Sexual Health and Needle Exchange Program, Sexual Health Clinic, Acton 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] 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 Halton Region
Map RecordHalton. Halton Region Health Department, Sexual Health and Needle Exchange Program, Sexual Health Clinic, Burlington 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] 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 Halton Region
Map RecordHalton. Halton Region Health Department, Sexual Health and Needle Exchange Program, Sexual Health Clinic, Georgetown 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] 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 Halton Region
Map RecordHalton. Halton Region Health Department, Sexual Health and Needle Exchange Program, Sexual Health Clinic, Milton 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] 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 Halton Region
Map RecordHalton. Halton Region Health Department, Sexual Health and Needle Exchange Program, Sexual Health Clinic, Oakville 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] 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 Halton Region
 Halton Down Syndrome Association A volunteer, self help, charity, working to improve the quality of life for people with Down syndrome.  
* mission is to help individuals with Down syndrome reach their true potential and full enjoyme ... [More]
Disease/Disability Information ~ Down Syndrome ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Down Syndrome Halton Region
Map RecordHalton Healthcare Services, 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] Chronic Disease Self Management Programs ~ Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease  
Map RecordHalton Healthcare Services, 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]
Chronic Disease Self Management Programs ~ Diabetes ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Diabetes Halton Hills
Map RecordHalton Healthcare Services, 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]
Chronic Disease Self Management Programs ~ Diabetes ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Diabetes Halton Region - and surrounding area
Map RecordHalton Healthcare Services, 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]
Chronic Disease Self Management Programs ~ Diabetes ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Diabetes Milton - and surrounding area
Map RecordHalton Healthcare Services, 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] Chronic Disease Self Management Programs ~ Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Oakville
Map RecordHalton Healthcare Services, Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial 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]
Chronic Disease Self Management Programs ~ Diabetes ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Diabetes Halton Region - specifically Oakville and southwest Clarkson
Map RecordHeart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, Halton Region Office A volunteer-based charity dedicated to eliminating heart disease and stroke and reducing their impact through research, the promotion of healthy living and advocacy. The agency increases public awaren ... [More] Disease/Disability Information ~ Heart Disease ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Stroke ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Heart Disease ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Stroke Burlington ; Milton ; Oakville
Map RecordHeart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, Peel Region Office, Supporting Mississauga, Brampton, Caledon, Halton Hills 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 i ... [More]
Disease/Disability Information ~ Heart Disease ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Stroke ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Heart Disease ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Stroke Halton Hills ; Peel Region
Map RecordHuntington Society of Canada, Huntington Disease Resource Centre, West Central Ontario A national network of volunteers and professionals working together to find new treatments and, ultimately, a cure for Huntington disease. 
 
* strives to improve the quality of life for people living ... [More]
Disease/Disability Information ~ Huntington's Disease ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Huntington's Disease Brant County ; Etobicoke ; Haldimand County ; Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region ; Peel Region ; Perth County ; Waterloo Region ; Wellington County
Map RecordJuvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Hamilton/Niagara Chapter Provides education and encouragement for people with juvenile diabetes and raises funds to promote research to find a cure through donations and fundraising events. 
 
Major services: 
* encourage dia ... [More]
Disease/Disability Information ~ Youth ~ Diabetes ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Diabetes Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region
Map RecordKidney Cancer Canada A charitable patient-led support organization established to improve the quality of life for patients and their families living with kidney cancer. They are the first Canadian-based kidney cancer supp ... [More] Disease/Disability Information ~ Renal Cancer ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Renal Cancer ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Renal Cancer Canada
Map RecordLung Association (The) A registered, volunteer-based charity that is concerned with the prevention and control of asthma, chronic lung disease caused by smoking and air quality. Has community offices throughout the province ... [More] 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 Ontario
Map RecordLung Association (The), Asthma Action Program The Asthma Action Program is 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 ... [More] Disease/Disability Information ~ Asthma Ontario
Map RecordLung Association (The), BreathWorks Program The Lung Association's BreathWorks is a public health program designed to provide free Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) information, resources, and support to Canadians. 
 
BreathWorks of ... [More]
Disease/Disability Information ~ Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Ontario
 Lyme Disease Association of Ontario Acts as an information and resource centre for persons suffering from, or interested in, Lyme Disease.  
 
* does research for scientific journals 
 
* membership includes introductory package and qua ... [More]
Disease/Disability Information ~ Lyme Disease Ontario
Map RecordMultiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Halton Regional Chapter 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 meet ... [More]
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 Halton Region
Map RecordMuscular Dystrophy Canada, Myasthenia Gravis Ontario Chapter Organization dedicated to providing support and assistance to those living with myasthenia gravis, and is committed to increasing knowledge and awareness of MG in both public and professional communit ... [More] Disease/Disability Information ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups Ontario
Map RecordMuscular Dystrophy Canada, Ontario & Nunavut Office A non-profit organization committed to finding a cure for neuromuscular disorders through well-funded research. Volunteers and staff raise funds to enhance lives, support independence and full partic ... [More] 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 Nunavut ; Ontario
Map RecordOntario Federation for Cerebral Palsy An organization committed to supporting independence, inclusion, choice and full integration of all persons with cerebral palsy in Ontario. 
 
* provides and initiates a wide range of services, resour ... [More]
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
 Ontario Prader-Willi Syndrome Association Provides support, guidance and resource materials to parents and guardians of people with Prader-Willi Syndrome in order to enhance their quality of life.  
 
Services include: 
* information about th ... [More]
Disease/Disability Information ~ Prader-Willi Syndrome ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Prader-Willi Syndrome ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Prader-Willi Syndrome Ontario
Map RecordOsteoporosis Canada A national organization serving people who have or are at risk for osteoporosis.  
 
* works to educate, empower and support individuals and communities in the prevention and treatment of osteoporosis ... [More]
Disease/Disability Information ~ Osteoporosis ; Medical Information Lines ~ Osteoporosis ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Osteoporosis Canada
Map RecordPeel Halton Dufferin Acquired Brain Injury Services, 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] Adult Day Programs ~ Brain Injuries ; Adult Respite Care ~ Brain Injuries ; Assisted Living Facilities ~ Brain Injuries ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Brain Injuries ; Health/Disability Related Counselling ~ Brain Injuries ; Residential Treatment Facilities ~ Acquired Brain Injuries ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Brain Injuries ; Supported Living Services for Adults with Disabilities ~ Brain Injuries ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Brain Injuries Halton Region ; Peel Region
Map RecordPKD Foundation of Canada, Hamilton Chapter A registered charity that offers support and education about polycystic kidney disease for PKD patients, their families and friends. 
 
Local chapter activites include: 
* regular meetings where patie ... [More]
Disease/Disability Information ~ Kidney Disease ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Kidney Disease Guelph ; Halton Region ; Hamilton ; Niagara Region
 Stroke Recovery Canada, Burlington Chapter 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] Disease/Disability Information ~ Stroke ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Stroke Burlington
 Stroke Recovery Canada, Halton Stroke Fellowship 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] Disease/Disability Information ~ Stroke ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Stroke Halton Region
 Thyroid Foundation of Canada 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. 
 
Disease/Disability Information ~ Hyperthyroidism ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Thyroid Cancer ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Hyperthyroidism ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Thyroid Cancer Canada
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 postn ... [More]
Disease/Disability Information ; Incontinence Management Programs Halton Region ; Mississauga ; Niagara Region - peninsula area
Map RecordWomen's College Hospital, Women's Health Programs Independently governed hospital with a focus on women's health care. 
 
* provides a wide range of innovative, ambulatory care programs, clinics and services to women and their families 
 
* also offe ... [More]
Agency Based Libraries/Resource Centres ~ Women ~ Health Issues ; 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 ; 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 Ontario