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 AboutFace, Mailing Address Services include:  
* series of informational forums on medical conditions and the social issues of living with a facial difference  
* peer-to-peer networking support for parents and individuals  
* ... [More]
Canada Body Image Education ~ Facial Disorders/Disfigurements ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Facial Disorders/Disfigurements ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Facial Disorders/Disfigurements
Map RecordAcclaim Health, Oakville - Trafalgar Rd, Alzheimer Services - Caregiver Support and Education Program Provides education, support and resource information about Alzheimer's disease and related dementias to clients, families, and professionals. 
 
* support groups throughout Halton allow a forum for ca ... [More]
Halton Region Agency Based Libraries/Resource Centres ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Caregiver/Care Receiver Support Groups ~ Families/Friends of People with Alzheimer's Disease ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Families/Friends of People with Alzheimer's Disease
Map RecordAIDS Network (The), Halton, Regional Services A non-profit community based AIDS service organization mandated to recognize and respond to the stigma and challenges posed by HIV/AIDS on individuals and communities through education and support. 
 
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Brant County ; Haldimand County ; Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Norfolk County AIDS/HIV/STD Prevention Kits ; Group Counselling ~ AIDS/HIV ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ AIDS/HIV ; Individual Counselling ~ AIDS/HIV ; Nutrition Assessment Services ~ AIDS/HIV ; Sexually Transmitted Disease Treatment ~ AIDS/HIV ; Speakers/Speakers Bureaus ~ AIDS/HIV Issues ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ AIDS/HIV ; Welfare Rights Assistance ~ AIDS/HIV
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 A ... [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, Support Services Program provides counselling and support (individually, in groups, by phone or in office) relating to: 
* Alzheimer's or related disorders 
* Management strategies for caregivers 
* Community services ... [More]
Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) Caregiver Counselling ~ Families/Friends of People with Alzheimer's Disease ; Caregiver Training ~ Families/Friends of People with Alzheimer's Disease ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Dementia ; Identification Devices ; Locator Aids ; Professional Skills Development Support ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Respite Care ; Respite Care ~ Families/Friends of People with Alzheimer's Disease ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Alzheimer's Disease
Map RecordAlzheimer Society of Hamilton and Halton, Hamilton Location, Support Services - Family Support Groups Family Support Groups help family and individuals with memory loss cope with progressive cognitive deficits, dementia or Alzheimer's disease. Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) Caregiver/Care Receiver Support Groups ~ Families/Friends of People with Alzheimer's Disease ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Families/Friends of People with Alzheimer's Disease
Map RecordAlzheimer Society Peel, Mississauga - 60 Briarwood Ave Offers multiple services for both the individual with dementia and their families. 
 
Programs and services include: 
counselling * support groups * Medic Alert (wandering person) registry * public ed ... [More]
Halton Region - those areas served by the Mississauga Halton LHIN ; Peel Region 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
Map RecordArthritis Society, Brampton - Halton East & Peel Region Office, Client Services Provides assessments and a variety of services and ideas to assist people living with arthritis. 
 
* services are provided by physiotherapists, occupational therapists and social workers, all with ad ... [More]
Halton Hills ; Peel Region Fundraising Campaigns ~ Arthritis ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Arthritis ; Occupational Therapy ~ Arthritis ; Physical Therapy ~ Arthritis
Map RecordArthritis Society, Burlington - Burlington Hamilton & Niagara Region Office, Client Services Provides assessments and a variety of services and ideas to assist people living with arthritis, services are provided by physiotherapists, occupational therapists and social workers, all with advance ... [More] Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) Fundraising Campaigns ~ Arthritis ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Arthritis ; Occupational Therapy ~ Arthritis ; Physical Therapy ~ Arthritis
Map RecordBrain Injury Services Non-profit organization that provides full range of residential and non-residential community outreach rehabilitation services for individuals with an acquired brain injury.  
 
Services include long- ... [More]
Brantford ; Burlington ; Haldimand County ; Hamilton (City of) - and surrounding area ; Niagara Region ; Norfolk County Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Brain Injuries
 Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada, Burlington, Brain Tumour Support Group Help survivors, family and caregivers through their journey with a brain tumour by connecting with others who have faced life with a brain tumour.  
* offer reassurance by reducing feelings of isolati ... [More]
Burlington Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Brain Injuries
Map RecordBreast Cancer Support Services A survivor-created self-help organization dedicated to supporting women concerned about women's cancers, risk reduction and health, as well as their families and friends.  
 
Major Services:  
* walk- ... [More]
Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region ; Peel Region Agency Based Libraries/Resource Centres ~ Breast Cancer ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Breast Cancer ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Breast Cancer
 Burlington Visually Impaired Persons (VIP), No Physical Address A nonprofit support and social group for men and women who are legally blind or visually impaired * people attending are welcome to bring a friend or family support. Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Visual Impairments
Map RecordCanadian Cancer Society, Oakville - Halton Unit A national community-based organization of volunteers, whose mission is to eradicate cancer and enhance the quality of life of people living with cancer. 
 
Major Services: 
Cancer support 
* matches ... [More]
Burlington ; Campbellville ; Milton ; Oakville Agency Based Libraries/Resource Centres ~ Cancer ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Cancer ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Prostate Cancer ; Medical Appointments Transportation ; Peer Counselling ~ Cancer ; Smoking Cessation Support ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Cancer ; Transportation Volunteer Opportunities
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 Cancer Society, Mississauga - Georgetown Dufferin Peel Community Office 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 include: 
* transportatio ... [More]
Dufferin County ; Georgetown ; Peel Region Agency Based Libraries/Resource Centres ~ Cancer ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Cancer ; Medical Appointments Transportation ~ Cancer ; Smoking Cessation Support ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Cancer
 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
 Canadian Celiac Association, Milton - Halton Peel Chapter - Mailing Address, Celiac Information and Support The national voice for people who are adversely affected by gluten and is dedicated to improving diagnosis and quality of life. 
 
Halton Peel Chapter has four support groups: 
* Celiac 101 for the ne ... [More]
Halton Region ; Peel Region Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Celiac Disease
Map RecordCanadian Diabetes Association, Hamilton - Central South Region Leadership Centre, Diabetes Support Services 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]
Burlington ; Hamilton ; Milton ; Oakville ; Waterdown Day Camps ~ Diabetes ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Diabetes ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Diabetes ; Voluntary Health Organizations
Map RecordCanadian Hearing Society, Mississauga - 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]
Dufferin County ; Halton Region ; Peel Region 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
Map RecordColorectal Cancer Association of Canada, Oakville Support Group A nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life of patients and increasing awareness and educating the public about prevention and treatment of colorectal cancer. 
* comprised of v ... [More]
Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Peel Region Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Cancer
Map RecordDystonia Medical Research Foundation Canada The mission of the Distonia Medical Research Foundation of Canada is to advance research for more treatments and ultimately a cure; to promote awareness and education; and to support the needs and wel ... [More] Canada Biological and Life Sciences Research ~ Dystonia Musculum Deformans ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Dystonia Musculum Deformans
 Endometriosis Association Support Group of Oakville, No Physical Address A phone support for women with endometriosis to share their concerns of the disease.  
* group consists of women of all ages and backgrounds who have endometriosis at all stages of the disease 
* all ... [More]
Halton Region Health/Disability Related Support Groups
Map RecordEpilepsy Halton Peel Hamilton A charitable association dedicated to promoting independence and optimal quality of life for children and adults living with epilepsy and their families through information, support services, advocacy ... [More] Halton Region ; Hamilton ; Peel Region ; Greater Hamilton area including Haldimand/Norfolk Disability Associations ~ Epilepsy ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Epilepsy ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Epilepsy
 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
 Georgetown Myalgic Encephalomyelitis Telephone Support Group, Mailing Address A telephone support group for those living with myalgic encephalomyelitis, also known as chronic fatigue syndrome or fibromyalgia. 
 
* facilitator provides individual counselling * some additional th ... [More]
Halton Hills ; Peel Region Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ CFIDS
Map RecordGeorgetown Osteoporosis Support Group Support group for those who have osteoporosis, osteopenia or wish to learn more about the disease. 
* guest speaker at every meeting
Halton Hills Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Osteoporosis
 Halton Down Syndrome Association, Mailing Address 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]
Halton Region Disease/Disability Information ~ Down Syndrome ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Down Syndrome
Map RecordHalton Healthcare Services, Oakville - 700 Dorval Dr - Oakville Corporate Centre, Mississauga Halton Chronic Disease Self Management Program * provides free 6 week (2.5 hours per week) chronic disease self management workshops called "Maximize Your Health" 
* group discussion topics specific to chronic disease symptom management include: h ... [More]
Halton Region General Health Education Programs ~ People with Chronic Illnesses ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ People with Chronic Illnesses
Map RecordHamilton Family Network, Child Development Centre Building The Hamilton Family Network is a parent to parent organization for anyone who has a family member (child or adult) with a disability. 
 
* provides information and support in a variety of ways * offer ... [More]
Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Children and Youth with Disabilities
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] Canada Disease/Disability Information ~ Renal Cancer ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Renal Cancer ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Renal Cancer
Map RecordKidney Foundation of Canada, Central Ontario Chapter A national volunteer organization dedicated to improving the health and quality of life of people living with kidney disease. 
 
Services include: 
* funding for research and related clinical educatio ... [More]
Greater Toronto Area ; Halton Hills ; Milton ; Oakville ; Burlington is served by the Hamilton and District Chapter Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Kidney Disease ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Kidney Disease ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Kidney Disease ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Kidney Disease
Map RecordKidney Foundation of Canada, Hamilton and District Chapter A national volunteer organization dedicated to improving the health and quality of life of people living with kidney disease. 
 
Services include:  
* funding for research and related clinical educat ... [More]
Brant County ; Burlington ; Grimsby ; Haldimand County ; Hamilton ; Norfolk County Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Kidney Disease ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Kidney Disease ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Kidney Disease ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Kidney Disease
Map RecordLupus Ontario, Markham - Head Office Volunteer members work together to offer current educational materials to the public, promote awareness of lupus and raise funds for research. 
 
Gives support through: 
* telephone networking and cou ... [More]
Ontario Fundraising and Resource Development Support ~ Lupus Erythematosus ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Lupus Erythematosus ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Lupus Erythematosus
Map RecordMarch of Dimes Canada, Hamilton - 20 Emerald St N - South Central Regional Office A community-based rehabilitation and advocacy charity for people with physical disabilities. 
 
Major services include: 
Assistive Devices: 
* helps individuals to buy, repair and maintain a wide vari ... [More]
Brant County ; Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) Adult Mentoring Programs ; Attendant Services for People with Physical Disabilities ; Automobile/Van Adaptations ; Daily Living Aids ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Poliomyelitis ; Home Barrier Evaluation/Removal Services ; Prejob Guidance ~ Physical Disabilities ; Walking Aids ; Wheelchairs/Wheeled Mobility
Map RecordMarch of Dimes Canada, Toronto - No Physical Address, Warmline for Stroke Recovery Canada & Post-Polio Canada A registered national charity that provides community-based rehabilitation services and resources across the country to people with physical disabilities. 
 
* non-crisis information and support phone ... [More]
Ontario Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Poliomyelitis ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Stroke
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 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] 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 ; Printed Materials ~ CFIDS ; Printed Materials ~ 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 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] Ontario Disease/Disability Information ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups
 Neurofibromatosis Society of Ontario, Mailing Address The society was formed to provide support and information to persons affected with neurofibromatosis (NF) and to promote awareness, education and research. 
 
* bi-annual meetings are held in the Toro ... [More]
Ontario Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Neurofibromatosis ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Neurofibromatosis
 Ontario Prader-Willi Syndrome Association, Mailing Address 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]
Ontario Disease/Disability Information ~ Prader-Willi Syndrome ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Prader-Willi Syndrome ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Prader-Willi Syndrome
 Parkinson Society Central & Northern Ontario, Burlington - Mailing Address, Parkinson Disease Support Group An informal, self-managed support group for individuals with Parkinson's Disease and their caregivers * affiliated with the Parkinson Society of Canada * meetings include guest speakers/information to ... [More] Halton Region Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Parkinson's Disease
Map RecordParkinson Society Central & Northern Ontario, Oakville Chapter, Parkinson Disease Support Group The Oakville Chapter is a support group for people with Parkinson's and for their families and friends.  
 
Weekly exercise classes and support groups  
* occasional meetings will feature a film or s ... [More]
Halton Region ; Peel Region Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Parkinson's Disease
Map RecordPKD Foundation of Canada, Hamilton Chapter, Polycystic Kidney Disease Support and Education 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]
Guelph ; Halton Region ; Hamilton ; Niagara Region Disease/Disability Information ~ Kidney Disease ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Kidney Disease
Map RecordProstate Cancer Canada Network, Oakville-Mississauga Chapter, Prostate Cancer Support Group Support group for prostate cancer patients, survivors, families and friends.  
 
* whether newly diagnosed or living with prostate cancer, we provide fellowship, emotional support, information and dis ... [More]
Milton ; Mississauga ; Oakville ; and surrounding area Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Prostate Cancer
 Prostate Cancer Canada Network, Burlington Chapter - No Physical Address, Prostate Cancer Support Group Peer-to-peer support group for prostate cancer patients, their families and friends. 
* also organizes annual Father's Day Run and participates annually in Movember 
 
 
 
 
Burlington ; Hamilton ; Niagara Region ; and area Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Prostate Cancer
Map RecordProstate Cancer Canada Network, Brampton, Prostate Cancer Support Group Support group for those whose lives have been touched by prostate cancer or for those interested in learning more about the disease. 
 
*one-on-one support available by telephone or in person by appoi ... [More]
Bolton ; Brampton ; Caledon ; Georgetown ; Halton Hills ; Orangeville ; Shelburne Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Prostate Cancer
 Psoriasis Society of Canada, National Office - Mailing Address A national organization dedicated to people who suffer from psoriasis.  
* services include support groups and public awareness 
* encourages research to find cause and cure for psoriasis
Canada Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Psoriasis ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Psoriasis
Map RecordRebounders Canada, Support for Adult Survivors of Childhood Cancer An incorporated, non-profit, registered charity created and run by adult survivors of childhood cancer, assisted by a board of directors.  
 
* goal is to help survivors live to the fullest and look ... [More]
Canada Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Cancer
 Robbie's Rainbow, Mailing Address A registered charity working to improve the health and quality of life of children living with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. 
 
* helps children living with Crohn's disease and ulcerative co ... [More]
Ontario Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Crohn's Disease ~ Ulcerative Colitis ; Medical Expense Assistance
Map RecordSickKids, Toronto - The Hospital for Sick Children, Brainchild b.r.a.i.n.child is a volunteer group of parents, family and friends who have the common experience of caring for a child with a brain tumour or who are survivors * organization provides support, educa ... [More] Canada Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Families/Friends of People with Cancer
Map RecordSpina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Association of Ontario Goal is to build awareness and drive education, research, support, care and advocacy to help find a cure and continue to improve the quality of life of individuals with spina bifida and/or hydrocephal ... [More] Ontario Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Hydrocephalus ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Spina Bifida ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Hydrocephalus ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Spina Bifida
 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
Map RecordStroke Recovery Canada, Guelph Wellington Chapter A group of stroke survivors and caregivers providing hope and encouragement to each other in the Guelph/Wellington region. 
 
Self help and support groups * information concerning stroke recovery * pe ... [More]
Halton Hills ; Wellington County Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Stroke
 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
Map RecordStuttering Connections, Upper Appleby Professional Centre A support group for adults who stutter * the group also welcomes spouses, parents of children who stutter, and teens.  
 
Meetings provide a place to talk openly and freely about stuttering and other ... [More]
Ontario Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Speech Impairments
 Take Charge! Self-Management Initiative, Burlington programs - Mailing Address Free program to help those struggling with an on-going physical or mental health condition to better manage their symptoms and find ways to: manage stress * make healthier choices * find support from ... [More] Burlington ; also offered in other communities in the Hamilton-Niagara-Haldimand Brant LHIN (Local Health Integration Network) General Health Education Programs ~ People with Chronic Illnesses ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups
 Tourette Syndrome Association, Burlington-Oakville-Hamilton Region Chapter - No Physical Address, Tourette Syndrome Support Groups The association is committed to supplying compassionate support in the Tourette Syndrome community through leadership, management, innovation and continual learning. 
 
* committed to delivering Toure ... [More]
Burlington ; Hamilton (City of) ; Oakville Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Tourette's Syndrome
Map RecordTourette Syndrome Foundation of Canada A national volunteer organization dedicated to helping individuals with Tourette Syndrome and their families and other interested parties by gathering and distributing information, promoting local sel ... [More] Canada Agency Based Libraries/Resource Centres ~ Tourette's Syndrome ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Tourette's Syndrome ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Tourette's Syndrome
Map RecordUnited Ostomy Association, Halton and Peel Chapter 711 Self-help group and psychological support to ostomates, meeting every month except July and August.  
 
Major services include: 
* visiting post-operative patients  
* the distribution of ostomy lite ... [More]
Halton Region ; Peel Region Health/Disability Related Support Groups
Map RecordWellspring Birmingham Gilgan House Cancer Support Centre, Halton / Peel A support centre for cancer patients and their families, part of a network of centres that provide emotional and psychological support for individuals and families living with cancer.  
 
* located in ... [More]
Halton Region ; Peel Region Agency Based Libraries/Resource Centres ~ Cancer ; Art Therapy ~ Cancer ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Cancer ; Music Therapy ; Spiritual Healing ; Terminal Illness Counselling ~ Cancer
Map RecordWellwood Resource Centre A community-based resource centre devoted to providing information and support for people living with, or closely touched by cancer.  
 
Programs include: 
* peer support groups  
* individual peer me ... [More]
Brant County ; Haldimand County ; Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region ; Norfolk County ; Waterloo Region ; Wellington Agency Based Libraries/Resource Centres ~ Cancer ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Cancer
Map RecordWillow Breast Cancer Support Canada National charitable organization that provides confidential support and information to anyone affected by breast cancer, including those at high risk, free of charge. Canada Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Breast Cancer
Map RecordWomen's Centre (The), Oakville - Sewell Dr, Oakville Osteoporosis Group This patient support group is a program of The Women's Centre. 
 
Activities include: 
* a support group for people with osteoporosis or their families  
* an osteoporosis lending library 
* education ... [More]
Halton Region Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Osteoporosis