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 AboutFace, Mailing Address Services for people with facial differences and their families include:  
* informational forums on medical conditions and the social issues of living with a facial difference  
* peer-to-peer networ ... [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 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 AIDS support services offered in Halton include: 
 
For people living with and/or affected by HIV: 
* counselling 
* case management 
* practical assistance such as food security and health promotion ... [More]
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 ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ AIDS/HIV ; Welfare Rights Assistance ~ AIDS/HIV
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, 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 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 RecordArthritis Society, Brampton - Halton East & Peel Region Office, Client Services Arthritis services are provided by physiotherapists, occupational therapists and social workers, all with advanced training in arthritis management  
* available at home or in a clinic setting 
 
Othe ... [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 Services to assist people living with arthritis are provided by physiotherapists, occupational therapists and social workers, all with advanced training in arthritis management. 
 
Other services incl ... [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 Services for individuals with an acquired brain injury include: 
* long-term residential living services * short-term transitional living services * in-home services * community outreach services * gr ... [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, Adult Brain Tumour Support Group Brain Tumour Support Groups help survivors, family and caregivers through their journey with a brain tumour by providing connections with others who have faced life with a brain tumour thereby offerin ... [More] Burlington Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Brain Injuries
Map RecordBreast Cancer Support Services Major Services:  
* walk-in support  
* information and referrals  
* lending of wigs and prostheses  
* monthly Burlington support group  
* support group for younger women  
* telephone peer support ... [More]
Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region ; Peel Region Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Breast Cancer ; Prosthetics/Orthotics/Seating ~ Special Libraries ; 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 Major Services: 
Cancer support 
* matches cancer patients and their caregivers with volunteers who have been through the same experiences * service available in English, French and many other languag ... [More]
Burlington ; Campbellville ; Milton ; Oakville 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 Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Cancer ; Medical Appointments Transportation ~ Cancer ; Smoking Cessation Support ; Special Libraries ~ Cancer ; 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, Halton Peel Chapter-Mailing Address, Celiac & Gluten Sensitivity 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: 
* Gluten Free 101 for n ... [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 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
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 RecordColorectal Cancer Association of Canada, Oakville Support Group * comprised of volunteers, members, and management led by a board of directors 
* a patient-based organization that understand the needs of those diagnosed with colorectal cancer and their families 
* ... [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 Services include: 
summer camps for children with epilepsy * client services * counselling * information and referral services * education and advocacy services for those living with seizure disorders ... [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 * facilitator provides individual counselling * some additional therapies and services available at a fee Halton Hills ; Peel Region Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ CFIDS
Map RecordGeorgetown Osteoporosis Support Group * guest speaker at every meeting Halton Hills Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Osteoporosis
 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, Oakville - 700 Dorval Dr - Suite 108 - Oakville Corporate Centre, Mississauga Halton 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
 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 RecordKidney Foundation of Canada, Central Ontario Chapter Services include: 
* funding for research and related clinical education 
* providing information, referrals to services for individuals living with kidney disease 
* advocacy for access to high quali ... [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 Services include:  
* funding for research and related clinical education  
* providing information, referrals to services for individuals living with kidney disease  
* advocacy for access to high qu ... [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 Gives support through: 
* telephone networking and counseling for new patients  
* holding support meetings for discussion, learning and sharing 
 
Provides funding for: 
* lupus clinics in five rheum ... [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, Milton - Allendale Long-Term Care Home, Stroke Recovery Canada A monthly peer support for stroke survivors and their caregivers. Halton Region Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Stroke
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 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
 Neurofibromatosis Society of Ontario, Mailing Address Offers workshops and info sessions on a variety of topics related to life with NF. 
* bi-annual meetings are held in the Toronto area  
* work is in process to establish local support groups in other ... [More]
Ontario Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Neurofibromatosis ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Neurofibromatosis
 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
 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 Central & Northern Ontario * meetings include guest speake ... [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 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
Map RecordProstate Cancer Canada Network, Oakville-Mississauga Chapter, Prostate Cancer Support Group * whether newly diagnosed or living with prostate cancer, we provide fellowship, emotional support, information and discussion 
 
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 *one-on-one support available by telephone or in person by appointment  
* call any of the phone numbers provided
Bolton ; Brampton ; Caledon ; Georgetown ; Halton Hills ; Orangeville ; Shelburne Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Prostate Cancer
 Psoriasis Society of Canada, National Office - Mailing Address * 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 * opportunities are provided to foster new friendships with fellow survivors at regular monthly social gatherings 
 
Other events include: 
* the Annual Survivor Conference which takes place on Saturd ... [More]
Canada Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Cancer
 Robbie's Rainbow, Mailing Address * helps children living with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis access critical drug treatments not covered by private or provincial health plans 
* parent mentoring program helps newly diagnosed ... [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 Programs & services:  
* toll-free help line for support and information 
* one-to-one support through a linking program 
* regional support and social groups 
* youth, adult & parent support 
* scho ... [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 Stroke survivors self help and support group services include: 
* information concerning stroke recovery  
* peer support and referrals to other stroke survivors  
* educational workshops  
* hospital ... [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]
Burlington 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 Services include:  
* information and support for the newly diagnosed 
* resources/information to parents, students, educators, clinicians and those interested in learning more about TS 
* supporting ... [More]
Canada Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Tourette's Syndrome ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Tourette's Syndrome
Map RecordUnited Ostomy Association, Halton and Peel Chapter 711 Major services include: 
* visiting post-operative patients  
* the distribution of ostomy literature to interested parties 
 
Halton Region ; Peel Region Health/Disability Related Support Groups
Map RecordWellspring Birmingham Gilgan House Cancer Support Centre, Halton / Peel * located in a warm and welcoming facility, Wellspring's services are offered at no cost, without referral and in a confidential environment  
 
Support programs and services are: * drop-in and regis ... [More]
Halton Region ; Peel Region Art Therapy ~ Cancer ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Cancer ; Music Therapy ; Special Libraries ~ Cancer ; Spiritual Healing ; Terminal Illness Counselling ~ Cancer
Map RecordWellwood Resource Centre Programs include: 
* peer support groups  
* individual peer mentoring  
* coping skills training  
* individual and family counselling  
* spirituality issues  
* educational seminars and workshops  
... [More]
Brant County ; Haldimand County ; Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region ; Norfolk County ; Waterloo Region ; Wellington General Counselling Services ~ Cancer ; General Counselling Services ~ Families/Friends of People with Cancer ; General Recreational Activities/Sports ~ Cancer ; General Recreational Activities/Sports ~ Families/Friends of People with Cancer ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Cancer
Map RecordWillow Breast & Hereditary Cancer Support 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 A patient support group, a program of The Women's Centre. 
 
Activities include: 
* support group for those with osteoporosis and their families  
* osteoporosis lending library 
* educational events ... [More]
Halton Region Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Osteoporosis