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Map RecordAcclaim Health, Trafalgar Rd, Alzheimer Services

Map RecordAcclaim Health, Trafalgar Rd, Alzheimer ServicesCollege Park Provides information and education and support groups for caregivers and family members of persons with dementia * resource library is available for loan of a wide variety of education materials * adu ... [More]

Map RecordAcclaim Health, Trafalgar Rd, Caregiver Support and Education

Map RecordAcclaim Health, Trafalgar Rd, Caregiver Support and EducationCollege Park Provides education, support and resource information about Alzheimer's disease and related dementia to clients, families, and professionals * a resource library is available for loan of a wide variety ... [More]

Map RecordALS Canada

Map RecordALS CanadaMarkham Services for patients and their families include: * information and referral * loan and funding assistance for assistive devices to patients registered with ALS Society * in-home visitation Other acti ... [More]

Map RecordAlzheimer Society of Brant, Haldimand Norfolk, Hamilton Halton, Simcoe - Norfolk St N, Alzheimer Society Haldimand Norfolk

Map RecordAlzheimer Society of Brant, Haldimand Norfolk, Hamilton Halton, Simcoe - Norfolk St N, Alzheimer Society Haldimand NorfolkSimcoe Supports for older adults, and adults with disabilities * helps people remain independent in their own homes for as long as possible * referral to other community services Supports for people with Alz ... [More]

Map RecordAlzheimer Society of Brant, Haldimand Norfolk, Hamilton Halton, Oakville Location, Alzheimer Society of Halton

Map RecordAlzheimer Society of Brant, Haldimand Norfolk, Hamilton Halton, Oakville Location, Alzheimer Society of HaltonOakville A non-profit organization that provides education, support and resources to persons with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias and to their families. * supports research * maintains local support ... [More]

Map RecordArthritis Society, Ontario Division

Map RecordArthritis Society, Ontario DivisionToronto Downtown Central Funds and promotes arthritis research, patient care and public education * self management, rehabilitation and education programs * physiotherapy, occupational therapy, social work programs * educatio ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Cancer Society, Toronto Community Office, Cancer Information and Support Services

Map RecordCanadian Cancer Society, Toronto Community Office, Cancer Information and Support ServicesToronto Downtown North Cancer Information Service 1-888-939-3333, Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * Peer Support 1-888-939-3333 -- telephone peer support services * matches people with cancer and their caregivers with trained volunteers ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Celiac Association, Mississauga - National Office, Celiac Support Services

Map RecordCanadian Celiac Association, Mississauga - National Office, Celiac Support ServicesMississauga (City of) Provides services and support to people with celiac disease or non-celiac gluten sensitivity. * Awareness, advocacy, education and research * Advising manufacturers and distributors about gluten-free ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Hearing Society, Mississauga Regional Office, Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services and Programs

Map RecordCanadian Hearing Society, Mississauga Regional Office, Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services and ProgramsMississauga (City of) The Canadian Hearing Society provides services, products and information that: * Remove barriers to communication * Advance hearing health * Promotes equity for people who are culturally Deaf, oral de ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Liver Foundation, National Office

Map RecordCanadian Liver Foundation, National OfficeMarkham Local volunteer chapters throughout Canada develop support groups for liver disease patients and their family members. * promotes organ donor awareness campaigns

Map RecordCapability Support Services Inc., VIS-ABLE Program

Map RecordCapability Support Services Inc., VIS-ABLE ProgramBurlington Program provided in partnership with CNIB that provides support for individuals with vision loss and additional functional needs due to a permanent physical disability. Services include: * personal ca ... [More]

Map RecordChildhood Cancer Canada

Map RecordChildhood Cancer CanadaToronto Downtown North National support and information network * referrals to parent support groups * family support kit * bursaries for survivors of childhood cancer * research * online support for teens * website for edu ... [More]

Map RecordCNIB, Halton/Peel Office, Services for people who are blind, partially sighted, deafblind

Map RecordCNIB, Halton/Peel Office, Services for people who are blind, partially sighted, deafblindMississauga (City of) National, community-based organization committed to vision health of all Canadians, research and enhancement of independence for people with vision loss. Services include: * services for children and ... [More]

Map RecordCrohn's and Colitis Canada, National Office

Map RecordCrohn's and Colitis Canada, National OfficeToronto Downtown North Funds medical research on inflammatory bowel diseases * information and education for patients, families, health professionals, the public * separate chapters for Durham, Halton, Peel and York -- call ... [More]

Crohn's and Colitis Canada, Halton Region Chapter

 Crohn's and Colitis Canada, Halton Region ChapterBurlington The chapter raises awareness by educating those with Crohn’s and colitis, their families, health professionals and the general public about these diseases. * work to improve the lives of children and ... [More]

Map RecordCystic Fibrosis Canada, Toronto National Office

Map RecordCystic Fibrosis Canada, Toronto National OfficeToronto Downtown North Information * referral to chapters across Canada

Map RecordCystic Fibrosis Canada, Peel & District Chapter, Cystic Fibrosis Programs and Services

Map RecordCystic Fibrosis Canada, Peel & District Chapter, Cystic Fibrosis Programs and ServicesBrampton (City of) Cystic Fibrosis Canada does not provide medical advice. Consult your own CF or family physician regarding such matters. We are a National non-profit health agency * funds research in CF * promotes pub ... [More]

Easter Seals Ontario, West Region - Dufferin County and Halton Region District

 Easter Seals Ontario, West Region - Dufferin County and Halton Region DistrictBurlington Helps children, youth and young adults with physical disabilities achieve their full individual potential and future independence. Fund disability solutions through: * financial assistance * summer ca ... [More]

Map RecordHeart & Stroke Foundation of Canada, Peel Region Office

Map RecordHeart & Stroke Foundation of Canada, Peel Region OfficeBrampton (City of) Foundation increases public awareness of heart disease and stroke by providing information and/or programs on: * CPR * high blood pressure * nutrition * active living * rehabilitation * heart disease ... [More]

Map RecordHeart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, Ontario office

Map RecordHeart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, Ontario officeToronto Downtown North Fundraising for research * professional and public education * community presentation programs * Emergency Cardiac Care and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) training * patient literature and nutrit ... [More]

Map RecordHeart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, Halton Region Office

Map RecordHeart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, Halton Region OfficeBurlington Increases public awareness of heart disease and stroke by providing information and/or programs on CPR, high blood pressure, nutrition, active living, rehabilitation, heart disease, smoking and stress ... [More]

Map RecordHemophilia Ontario, Provincial Head Office

Map RecordHemophilia Ontario, Provincial Head OfficeToronto Downtown Central Advocacy * education

Map RecordHemophilia Ontario, Toronto and Central Ontario Region

Map RecordHemophilia Ontario, Toronto and Central Ontario RegionToronto Downtown Central Assistance in obtaining direct aid, education, vocational guidance, rehabilitation and social adjustment services * transportation to and from clinics * educational literature and audiovisual material ... [More]

Map RecordHuntington Society of Canada, West Central Ontario, Huntington Disease Resource Centre

Map RecordHuntington Society of Canada, West Central Ontario, Huntington Disease Resource CentreKitchener Support services include: * consultation * education * referral to community resources * advocacy * support groups

Map RecordLeukemia and Lymphoma Society of Canada, National Office

Map RecordLeukemia and Lymphoma Society of Canada, National OfficeNorth York East Information and support for individuals affected by blood cancers, particularly leukemia, Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphoma, myeloma, myelodysplastic syndromes and myeloproliferative diseases * peer-to ... [More]

Map RecordMuscular Dystrophy Canada, Ontario Nunavut Regional Office

Map RecordMuscular Dystrophy Canada, Ontario Nunavut Regional OfficeToronto Downtown North Information, advocacy and referrals to home support services * funding available for some prescribed equipment * research funding * community workshops * education materials

Map RecordOvarian Cancer Canada, National Office - Toronto

Map RecordOvarian Cancer Canada, National Office - TorontoToronto Downtown Central Support and information * fact sheets * online and print publications * videos and presentations * public awareness * funds research

Map RecordParkinson Canada

Map RecordParkinson CanadaNorth York Central Information and referral line * support groups * caregiver support groups * education events and conferences * some literature in Chinese, German, Italian, Punjabi and Spanish * advocacy * public awar ... [More]

Map RecordPeel Halton Dufferin Acquired Brain Injury Services, Oakville - PHDABIS West

Map RecordPeel Halton Dufferin Acquired Brain Injury Services, Oakville - PHDABIS WestOld Oakville 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: * Transitional Resid ... [More]

Map RecordTourette Canada, Hamilton, Halton and Niagara Region Chapter

Map RecordTourette Canada, Hamilton, Halton and Niagara Region ChapterBurlington A volunteer organization dedicated to helping individuals with Tourette Syndrome, their families and other interested parties by gathering and distributing information, promoting local self-help and p ... [More]

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