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Map RecordAcclaim Health, Hospice and Bereavement Support

Map RecordAcclaim Health, Hospice and Bereavement SupportOakville Companionship, respite care, and emotional support to people and their family/caregivers dealing with a life-threatening illness * services provided at home Hospice Support * hospice coordinators meet ... [More]

Map RecordAcclaim Health, Alzheimer Services

Map RecordAcclaim Health, Alzheimer ServicesOakville Provides support, education and consultation to people and family affected by Alzheimer's disease and dementia Services offered: * Adult Day Program - two locations: Oakville (Sheridan College, K-Wing ... [More]

Map RecordAdoption Council of Ontario

Map RecordAdoption Council of OntarioToronto Downtown North Adoption resource centre * workshops and seminars for prospective adoptive parents, and child welfare and mental health professionals * Youth Network includes youth-led education, advocacy, and peer s ... [More]

Map RecordAIDS Network (The)

Map RecordAIDS Network (The)Hamilton Central Provides education and support for individuals and communities regarding HIV/AIDS and related issues.

Map RecordAlzheimer Society of Brant, Haldimand Norfolk, Hamilton Halton, Resource Centre

Map RecordAlzheimer Society of Brant, Haldimand Norfolk, Hamilton Halton, Resource CentreHamilton Mountain East Lends books, videos, and sensory stimulation items. Dementia-specific journals are available for reference, brochures and information sheets are available to take away.

Map RecordAsian Community AIDS Services

Map RecordAsian Community AIDS ServicesToronto Downtown Central HIV/AIDS education * support programs include buddy and practical assistance, treatment information, confidential individual counselling, referrals, case management, peer support group * outreach to y ... [More]

Map RecordBereaved Families of Ontario, South Central Region

Map RecordBereaved Families of Ontario, South Central RegionHamilton Central Peer support group sessions, with highly trained facilitators, to help cope with the loss of a sibling, parent or child.

Map RecordB'nai Brith Canada, Toronto Office

Map RecordB'nai Brith Canada, Toronto OfficeNorth York West Jewish volunteer and advocacy organization * anti-racism activities * human rights advocacy * Anti-Hate Hotline * encourages communication between members of ethnic, social, economic and age groups * ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Abilities Foundation

Map RecordCanadian Abilities FoundationToronto Downtown Information, inspiration and opportunity for people with disabilities publish several disability-related books and publications, including Abilities, Canada's Lifestyle Magazine for People with Disabi ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Environmental Law Association

Map RecordCanadian Environmental Law AssociationToronto Downtown Central Community legal clinic * legal advice and assistance on environmental issues -- call for details * representation * reports * library * funded by Legal Aid Ontario

Map RecordCanadian Hearing Society, Hamilton Central - Regional Office

Map RecordCanadian Hearing Society, Hamilton Central - Regional OfficeHamilton Central Provider of services, products, and information that remove barriers to communication, advance hearing health, and promote equity for people who are culturally Deaf, oral deaf, deafened and hard of he ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Information Centre for International Credentials

Map RecordCanadian Information Centre for International CredentialsToronto Downtown North National clearinghouse * information and referral for individuals and organizations on the recognition of academic and occupational credentials for working and studying in Canada and abroad * provides ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Music Centre, Chalmers House, Ettore Mazzoleni Library

Map RecordCanadian Music Centre, Chalmers House, Ettore Mazzoleni LibraryToronto Downtown Central The CMC holds over 30,000 musical scores and 22,000 audio recordings in its free lending library * extensive composer profile folios for over 900 Canadian composers * small reference book and internat ... [More]

Map RecordCentre for Addiction and Mental Health, Queen Street Site

Map RecordCentre for Addiction and Mental Health, Queen Street SiteToronto Downtown West Mental health and addiction assessment and treatment hospital * education, training and research Clinical and community-based programs (visit website for full listing of programs, services and locatio ... [More]

Map RecordCNIB, Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario, Hamilton East - West Region

Map RecordCNIB, Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario, Hamilton East - West RegionHamilton East 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.

Map RecordDiabetes Canada, Central South Ontario Regional Leadership Centre

Map RecordDiabetes Canada, Central South Ontario Regional Leadership CentreDundas Leading the fight against diabetes by helping people with diabetes live healthy lives while working to find a cure.

Map RecordDying with Dignity Canada

Map RecordDying with Dignity CanadaToronto Downtown North Advocates for assisted dying rules that respect the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms * personal support to adults suffering from grievous and irremediable medical conditions, wishing to die on ... [More]

Map RecordGeneva Centre for Autism

Map RecordGeneva Centre for AutismToronto Downtown North Clinical Services -- intake and assessment * early intervention services * behaviour and communication programs * social skills building groups * sibling and parent groups * parent training programs ... [More]

Map RecordHalton County Law Association, Provincial Courthouse, Law Library

Map RecordHalton County Law Association, Provincial Courthouse, Law LibraryMilton A private law library made available for local lawyers who are members of Law Society of Upper Canada.

Map RecordHalton Healthcare, Health Information Centre

Map RecordHalton Healthcare, Health Information CentreOakville Offers health information resources and personalized information expertise of on-staff librarians to patients, their family members and caregivers Topics include: * chronic or acute conditions or dise ... [More]

Map RecordHydrocephalus Canada (formerly SB&H)

Map RecordHydrocephalus Canada (formerly SB&H)Etobicoke Central National organization that supports and and provides information to people with hydrocephalus or spina bifida and their families * personal support through online forum, support groups or one-to-one l ... [More]

Map RecordLandlord's Self Help Centre

Map RecordLandlord's Self Help CentreToronto Downtown Central Community legal clinic and resource centre * information, referrals and summary advice on housing issues from landlord’s perspective * educational tools * law reform * tenancy forms * funded by Legal ... [More]

Map RecordLearning Disabilities Association of Halton

Map RecordLearning Disabilities Association of HaltonBurlington Major services: * Instructional Remediation: one-on-one tutoring in reading/writing or math during the school year * Reading Rocks!: an 8-week one-on-one literacy program for children 6-12 * assistive ... [More]

Lupus Ontario, Hamilton Central, Hamilton & Area Support Group

 Lupus Ontario, Hamilton Central, Hamilton & Area Support GroupHamilton Central Meetings provide an opportunity exchange of information and to hear speakers. Membership with Lupus Ontario includes regular newsletters and updates.

Map RecordMood Disorders Association of Ontario

Map RecordMood Disorders Association of OntarioToronto Downtown North Information, education and support * counselling and family support * peer support groups -- see website for locations * advocacy * recovery programs, including peer support drop-in groups, Wellness R ... [More]

Map RecordMultiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Hamilton-Halton Chapter

Map RecordMultiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Hamilton-Halton ChapterHamilton West To be a leader in finding a cure for multiple sclerosis and enabling people affected by MS to enhance their quality of life. Quality of Life - Equipment Grants Information & Support Public Education N ... [More]

Map RecordNational Eating Disorder Information Centre

Map RecordNational Eating Disorder Information CentreToronto Downtown Central National resource for information on eating disorders and weight preoccupation * telephone helpline provides information and referrals to treatment and support * resource library and printed materials ... [More]

Map RecordOak Park Neighbourhood Centre, Parent Programs

Map RecordOak Park Neighbourhood Centre, Parent ProgramsOakville Parent programs and support groups include: * parent & child drop in programs, Monday to Friday * Babytime with Library and Public Health Nurse visitors * Babywearing group * Mums Overcoming Mental Il ... [More]

Map RecordOlder Women's Network

Map RecordOlder Women's NetworkToronto Downtown Central Feminist organization * education, advocacy, social networking around issues such as agism, economic security, elder law, health and the environment, housing, pension reform and older workers, transpo ... [More]

Map RecordOntario Association of Food Banks

Map RecordOntario Association of Food BanksToronto Downtown North Resources and food distribution for member food banks in Ontario * best practice assistance library, publications and public education * accreditation process and standards for member food banks * no ... [More]

Map RecordOntario Society of Senior Citizens' Organizations

Map RecordOntario Society of Senior Citizens' OrganizationsNorth York Central Association and social service organization * public education programs such as computer training for adults 55 or older * information and referral, counselling * community outreach * educational work ... [More]

Map RecordOntario. Ministry of the Environment , Conservation and Parks, Public Information Centre

Map RecordOntario. Ministry of the Environment , Conservation and Parks, Public Information CentreToronto Downtown Central Information and publications on environment and energy issues such as waste reduction, pollution, air monitoring, water quality, climate change

Map RecordPeel-Halton-Dufferin Adult Learning Network, Literacy and Basic Skills

Map RecordPeel-Halton-Dufferin Adult Learning Network, Literacy and Basic SkillsMississauga Literacy and Basic Skills -- Support organization representing literacy programs * information on and referral to literacy programs * literacy assessments * public awareness and education * resource ... [More]

Public Health Agency of Canada, Stop Family Violence

 Public Health Agency of Canada, Stop Family ViolenceOttawa Provides a one-stop source of information for those affected by family violence, know someone who is, or simply want to learn more about family violence. * this site contains information that can help ... [More]

Map RecordROCK, Burlington - Brant St, Danielle's Place - Eating Disorder Support and Resource Centre

Map RecordROCK, Burlington - Brant St, Danielle's Place - Eating Disorder Support and Resource CentreBurlington Support individuals who are at-risk of developing an eating disorder and to promote overall physical and mental wellness. * offer a variety of self-esteem, body image, social skills, and other wellnes ... [More]

Map RecordThe Halton Resource Connection, Resource Library

Map RecordThe Halton Resource Connection, Resource LibraryMilton Resource Library * membership provides services and on site equipment and curriculum resources to support your program * staff available for assistance * equipment such as laminators, copiers, die pre ... [More]

Map RecordWellwood, Juravinski House

Map RecordWellwood, Juravinski HouseHamilton Mountain West A community-based resource centre providing free supportive care programs that answer the informational, emotional and spiritual needs of people living with cancer or caring for someone with cancer. P ... [More]

Map RecordWellwood, Juravinski Hospital, O'Connor-O'Connell Family Cancer Support Centre

Map RecordWellwood, Juravinski Hospital, O'Connor-O'Connell Family Cancer Support CentreHamilton Mountain Central The O'Connor-O'Connell Cancer Support Centre located inside the Juravinski Hospital (at the entrance to E1) is for patient, families, caregivers and health care professionals to get information about ... [More]

Map RecordWorkplace Safety and Insurance Board

Map RecordWorkplace Safety and Insurance BoardToronto Downtown Central Promotes workplace health and safety * administers no-fault workplace insurance for employers and their workers * disability benefits for workers who are injured on the job or contract an occupational ... [More]

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