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Map RecordAcclaim Health, Oakville - Trafalgar Rd, Alzheimer Services

Map RecordAcclaim Health, Oakville - Trafalgar Rd, Alzheimer ServicesOakville (College Park) 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. Sen ... [More] Halton Region

Map RecordALS Canada

Map RecordALS CanadaMarkham 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 vari ... [More] Ontario

Map RecordAlzheimer Society of Hamilton and Halton, Oakville Location

Map RecordAlzheimer Society of Hamilton and Halton, Oakville LocationOakville 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] Halton Region

Map RecordArthritis Society, Ontario Division

Map RecordArthritis Society, Ontario DivisionToronto 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] Ontario

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

Map RecordCanadian Cancer Society, Toronto Community Office, Cancer Information and Support ServicesToronto 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] Canada

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] Dufferin County ; Halton Region ; Peel Region

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 Canada

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] Burlington ; Haldimand County ; Hamilton (City of) ; Norfolk County

Map RecordChildhood Cancer Canada

Map RecordChildhood Cancer CanadaToronto 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] Canada

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] Halton Region ; Peel Region

Map RecordCrohn's and Colitis Canada, National Office

Map RecordCrohn's and Colitis Canada, National OfficeToronto 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] Canada

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] Halton Region

Map RecordCystic Fibrosis Canada, Toronto National Office

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

Cystic Fibrosis Canada, Hamilton and Area Chapter - Mailing Address

 Cystic Fibrosis Canada, Hamilton and Area Chapter - Mailing AddressHamilton 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 * speaking ... [More] Brant County ; Haldimand County ; Halton South ; Norfolk County

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

Map RecordCystic Fibrosis Canada, Peel & District Chapter, 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] Halton Region ; Peel Region

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] Halton Region

Map RecordHemophilia Ontario, Provincial Head Office

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

Map RecordHemophilia Ontario, Toronto and Central Ontario Region

Map RecordHemophilia Ontario, Toronto and Central Ontario RegionToronto 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] Central Ontario

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] Halton Hills ; Peel Region

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] Burlington ; Milton ; Oakville

Map RecordHemophilia Ontario, Central West Ontario Region

Map RecordHemophilia Ontario, Central West Ontario RegionHamilton Hemophilia Ontario is committed to improving the quality of life of people affected by hemophilia and related blood conditions, and to working towards a cure. CWOR, a regional office of Hemophilia Ont ... [More] Brant County ; Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of)

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 Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region ; Peel Region ; Waterloo Region ; Wellington County

Map RecordJuvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Hamilton/Niagara Chapter

Map RecordJuvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Hamilton/Niagara ChapterStoney Creek Major services: * encourage diabetics and their parents to learn about the condition and thus to assist and understand their doctor's procedures * update diabetics on the latest research through subsc ... [More] Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region

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] Canada

Map RecordMuscular Dystrophy Canada, National and Ontario Regional Office

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

Map RecordOvarian Cancer Canada, National Office - Toronto

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

Map RecordParkinson Society Canada

Map RecordParkinson Society CanadaNorth York Central Information for people living with Parkinson's and for health professionals * public awareness * exercise and support groups * discussion group for partners * special events * advocacy * research prog ... [More] Canada

Map RecordParkinson Society Central & Northern Ontario, Toronto

Map RecordParkinson Society Central & Northern Ontario, TorontoToronto Contributes to the national research program while regionally offering support services, information and specialized programs to ease the burden for those living with this chronic, degenerative neurol ... [More] Central Ontario ; Northern Ontario ; Northwestern Ontario ; including Algoma; Cochrane; Durham; Frontenac; Greater Sudbury; Haliburton; Halton; Hamilton; Hastings; Kawartha Lakes; Kenora; Lennox and Addington; Manitoulin; Muskoka; Niagara; Nipissing; Northumberland; Parry Sound; Peel; Peterborough; Prince Edward; Rainy River; Simcoe; Sudbury; Thunder Bay; Timiskaming; Toronto; York; and the City of Guelph

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

Map RecordPeel Halton Dufferin Acquired Brain Injury Services, Oakville - PHDABIS WestOakville (Old 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: * The Transitional R ... [More] Dufferin ; Halton Region ; Peel Region

Map RecordScleroderma Society of Ontario

Map RecordScleroderma Society of OntarioHamilton Services include: * support group meetings * educational speakers * networking opportunities with allied health professionals, locally and internationally Hamilton support group: Contact Isabelle Sevs ... [More] Ontario

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] Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region