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Map RecordAboutFace

Map RecordAboutFaceNorth York West Provides emotional, peer and social support, resources, educational programs and public awareness for and on behalf of individuals with facial differences and their families

Map RecordAlzheimer Society of Brant, Haldimand Norfolk, Hamilton Halton, Halton Office

Map RecordAlzheimer Society of Brant, Haldimand Norfolk, Hamilton Halton, Halton OfficeBurlington Provides education, support and resources to persons with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias and to their families * supports research * maintains local support groups * strives to end the pers ... [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 Information and support for individuals with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, and their carers at the time of diagnosis and throughout the course of the disease. * persons with memory loss and ... [More]

Map RecordArthritis Society, Halton East and Peel Region

Map RecordArthritis Society, Halton East and Peel RegionMississauga Funds and promotes arthritis research, patient care and public education * self management, rehabilitation and education programs * chronic pain management workshop * advocates for the needs of people ... [More]

Asperger's Society of Ontario

 Asperger's Society of OntarioToronto Downtown North Provides support as well as educational information for people with Asperger's Syndrome and their families * goals include enhancing public and professional awareness around Asperger's Syndrome, inclu ... [More]

Map RecordAsthma Society of Canada

Map RecordAsthma Society of CanadaToronto Downtown North Asthma information * education and prevention resources and programs * helpline with a certified respiratory therapist

Map RecordAutism Ontario, Halton Chapter - Mailing Address

Map RecordAutism Ontario, Halton Chapter - Mailing AddressBurlington Non-profit, volunteer-run regional chapter of Autsim Ontario * oversight is provided by core provincial staff * works to ensure that each individual with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is provided wit ... [More]

Map RecordAutism Ontario

Map RecordAutism OntarioToronto Downtown West Provides advocacy and support, public education/awareness and research around autism spectrum disorders (ASD) * support groups may be available at the local level

Map RecordBrain Injury Association of Peel and Halton

Map RecordBrain Injury Association of Peel and HaltonErin Mills Advocates for the needs of, and provides information to survivors of brain injuries, their families and support network * facilitates measures to promote the prevention of brain injury, improves quali ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Association for Community Living

Map RecordCanadian Association for Community LivingToronto Downtown Central National charity for people with intellectual disabilities and their families * advocacy, awareness building, supports research, shares knowledge, develops policy options and strengthens leadership ca ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Association of Professionals with Disabilities

Map RecordCanadian Association of Professionals with DisabilitiesBritish Columbia A federally incorporated non-profit dedicated to the inclusion, job retention, and advancement of current and future professionals with disabilities.

Map RecordCanadian Association of the Deaf

Map RecordCanadian Association of the DeafOttawa National consumer organization of Canada’s Deaf citizens * provides consultation and information on Deaf needs and interests to the public, business, media, educators, governments and others * conduct ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Celiac Association, National Office

Map RecordCanadian Celiac Association, National OfficeMississauga Provides awareness, advocacy, education and research about celiac disease or non-celiac gluten sensitivity * advises manufacturers and distributors about gluten-free foods National office refers peopl ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Digestive Health Foundation

Map RecordCanadian Digestive Health FoundationOakville * helps people recognize symptoms and understand specific digestive diseases * also helps people connect with others who have similar experiences, and find effective ways to manage digestive health * ... [More]

Canadian Hard of Hearing Association, Hamilton Branch

 Canadian Hard of Hearing Association, Hamilton BranchHamilton (City of) Self-help support group made up of hard of hearing people who have come together to share their problems, needs, experiences, and strategies for coping. Occasionally offers educational programs and cl ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Hard of Hearing Association, Ottawa

Map RecordCanadian Hard of Hearing Association, OttawaOttawa Consumer-based organization by and for Canadians who are hard of hearing * promotes the development of social, educational and employment environments * lobbies for accessibility by advising on the us ... [More]

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 Hearing Society, Toronto Regional Office

Map RecordCanadian Hearing Society, Toronto Regional OfficeToronto Downtown North Multiservice agency for adults who are deaf, deafened, or hard of hearing * audiology and speech-language pathology * communication devices * hearing aid services * hearing tests * support for coping ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Hearing Society, Mississauga Regional Office

Map RecordCanadian Hearing Society, Mississauga Regional OfficeMississauga Multiservice agency for adults who are deaf, deafened, or hard of hearing * audiology and speech-language pathology * communication devices * hearing aid services * hearing tests * support for coping ... [More]

Canadian Spondylitis Association

 Canadian Spondylitis AssociationToronto Downtown National resource centre for information relevant to the spondylitis community * education and support to spondyloarthritis patients

Map RecordChildhood Cancer Canada

Map RecordChildhood Cancer CanadaToronto Downtown North National support and information network for childhood cancer * resources and support for children with cancer, their siblings and their families * bursaries for survivors of childhood cancer * resear ... [More]

Map RecordCNIB [Halton-Peel Region], Mississauga Office

Map RecordCNIB [Halton-Peel Region], Mississauga OfficeMississauga Multiservice agency for people with vision loss * rehabilitation, assessment and support * information on financial assistance and employment CNIB Foundation - Social and recreational activities * sup ... [More]

Map RecordCommunity Living North Halton

Map RecordCommunity Living North HaltonMilton A non-profit organization providing assistance to individuals with a developmental disability so that they may live in a state of dignity and participate in all elements of community living to their f ... [More]

Map RecordCommunity Living Ontario

Map RecordCommunity Living OntarioNorth York East Provides support, resources, information, education, awareness and advocacy for individuals with an intellectual disability * over 100 locations across Ontario

Map RecordCrohn's and Colitis Canada

Map RecordCrohn's and Colitis CanadaToronto Downtown North Organization with a goal to help find a cure for Crohn's and Colitis * raises funds to support research * educates about the diseases * peer-to-peer support * summer camps and scholarships * brochures ... [More]

Map RecordCrohn's and Colitis Canada, Halton Region Chapter

Map RecordCrohn's and Colitis Canada, Halton Region ChapterHalton Region 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 a ... [More]

Map RecordCystic Fibrosis Canada

Map RecordCystic Fibrosis CanadaToronto Downtown North Support, care information and referral for families affected by Cystic Fibrosis * raises and allocates funds for nationally funded research and public education programs * promotes public awareness

Map RecordCystic Fibrosis Canada, Peel Chapter

Map RecordCystic Fibrosis Canada, Peel ChapterBrampton National non-profit health agency * does not provide medical advice (consult with own physician) * funds research in CF * promotes public awareness of CF * raises funds for research * provides informa ... [More]

Map RecordDeaf Literacy Initiative, Mailing Address

Map RecordDeaf Literacy Initiative, Mailing AddressGeorgetown Literacy and Basic skills Regional support organization for adult literacy programs * professional development * public awareness and community education * promotion of action on literacy * training ... [More]

Map RecordDiabetes Canada

Map RecordDiabetes CanadaToronto Downtown Central Education and services for people with diabetes and healthcare professionals * advocates on behalf of people with diabetes * supports and funds diabetes research * develops and publishes clinical prac ... [More]

Map RecordEaster Seals Canada

Map RecordEaster Seals CanadaToronto Downtown North Programs, services, support and assistance for Canadians living with a disability * most services and programs administered by provincial Easter Seals * includes: * assistive and adaptive technology - ... [More]

Map RecordEaster Seals Ontario, West Region - Dufferin County and Halton Region District

Map RecordEaster 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 camp ... [More]

Map RecordEpilepsy South Central Ontario

Map RecordEpilepsy South Central OntarioMississauga Support, advocacy and public education to promoting independence and optimal quality of life Individual Counselling and Support Groups -- for all ages * one-on-one counselling by appointment , support ... [More]

Map RecordFASworld

Map RecordFASworldScarborough South Information, resources, awareness and support related to fetal alcohol spectrum disorders

Map RecordFriendship Bench (The)

Map RecordFriendship Bench (The)Oakville Friendship Bench Program: * for teens and young adults attending high school, college or university * volunteers work with on campus groups to install a yellow friendship bench to remind students to g ... [More]

Map RecordGenetic Aortic Disorders Association Canada

Map RecordGenetic Aortic Disorders Association CanadaMississauga Assists patients and families affected by Marfan Syndrome, Genetic Aortic Disorders, and related connective tissue disorders, to prevent early death and disability through national programs of educati ... [More]

Map RecordHalton Down Syndrome Association

Map RecordHalton Down Syndrome AssociationMilton Offers a number of different programs and services to assist individuals with Down syndrome and their families * empowers individuals with Down syndrome to reach their full potential through all stage ... [More]

Map RecordHalton Social Capital Committee

Map RecordHalton Social Capital CommitteeBurlington Committee of self-advocates and community professionals * collects, and presents, information collected directly from individuals with developmental disabilities living in Halton * offers "Welcome Spa ... [More]

Heart and Stroke, Ontario Office

 Heart and Stroke, Ontario OfficeToronto Downtown North Health charity working to eliminate heart disease and stroke through advancing research, advocacy and promoting healthy living * website contains educational resources about risk factors, signs and sy ... [More]

Map RecordHeart and Stroke, Peel Region Office

Map RecordHeart and Stroke, Peel Region OfficeBrampton Raises public awareness of heart disease and stroke by providing information and/or programs on topics such as CPR, high blood pressure, nutrition, active living, rehabilitation, heart disease, smokin ... [More]

Map RecordHemophilia Ontario

Map RecordHemophilia OntarioScarborough North Programs, support and education for individuals with inherited bleeding disorders

Map RecordHousing Alternatives New Directions (HAND)

Map RecordHousing Alternatives New Directions (HAND)Halton Region Shares information through a dedicated website, Facebook group, and information sessions about innovative housing ideas * collaborates with community partners and empowers families to become knowledge ... [More]

Map RecordHuntington Society of Canada, Halton/Peel Resource Centre

Map RecordHuntington Society of Canada, Halton/Peel Resource CentreKitchener Support services include: * consultation * education on HD * referral to community resources * advocacy * support groups

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 RecordKidney Cancer Canada

Map RecordKidney Cancer CanadaNorth York Central Community of patients, caregivers and health professionals working to improve lives of Canadians affected by kidney cancer * advocates for access to new treatments * promotes research and offers suppo ... [More]

Map RecordKidney Foundation of Canada, Ontario Branch

Map RecordKidney Foundation of Canada, Ontario BranchMississauga Through a network of chapters, units and community groups, provides kidney patients and their families with education and emotional support KIDNEY CONNECT Peer Support program * online patient discuss ... [More]

Map RecordLearning Disabilities Association of Halton-Hamilton

Map RecordLearning Disabilities Association of Halton-HamiltonBurlington 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]

Map RecordLearning Disabilities Association of Ontario

Map RecordLearning Disabilities Association of OntarioEtobicoke Provides resources, services, information and advocacy for people with learning disabilities and/or ADHD, parents, teachers and other professionals * encourages research

Map RecordLeukemia and Lymphoma Society of Canada - Ontario Region

Map RecordLeukemia and Lymphoma Society of Canada - Ontario RegionNorth York East Funds blood cancer research projects, provides access to information and services, creates awareness, advocates and supports people with leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's lymphoma and myeloma

Map RecordLung Association (The) - Ontario

Map RecordLung Association (The) - OntarioNorth York East Charitable organization focusing on respiratory health through education and community health programs * provides information on the effects of smoking, second-hand smoke, air quality and the environm ... [More]

Map RecordLung Cancer Canada

Map RecordLung Cancer CanadaToronto Downtown Central Support, education and awareness * support to patients and caregivers affected by lung cancer * education services for patients, caregivers and healthcare professionals * increase public awareness * a ... [More]

Map RecordLymphedema Association of Ontario

Map RecordLymphedema Association of OntarioEtobicoke South Promotes lymphedema education, screening, treatment and quality of life for those with the condition * memberships and resources available

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 RecordMuscular Dystrophy Canada - Ontario and Nunavut Regional Office

Map RecordMuscular Dystrophy Canada - Ontario and Nunavut Regional OfficeToronto Downtown North Education and support services to persons who have a neuromuscular disorder and are registered with Muscular Dystrophy Canada (MDC) * information and referrals about the nature and management of neuro ... [More]

Map RecordMyalgic Encephalomyelitis Association of Ontario

Map RecordMyalgic Encephalomyelitis Association of OntarioNorth York Education and information, raises awareness and advocates for individuals experiencing myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) * information on the related illnesses of Fibromyalgi ... [More]

Map RecordNeurofibromatosis Ontario

Map RecordNeurofibromatosis OntarioLondon Volunteer driven health organization offering support to people living with neurofibromatosis and their families * research support * information provision * development of local support groups * awar ... [More]

Map RecordOntario Association for Families of Children with Communication Disorders, Woodstock Head Office Location - Mailing Address

Map RecordOntario Association for Families of Children with Communication Disorders, Woodstock Head Office Location - Mailing AddressWoodstock Seeks to provide information, education and support to families of children and youth with communication disorders and with speech and language barriers * chapters are run by parent volunteers and hav ... [More]

Map RecordOntario Federation for Cerebral Palsy

Map RecordOntario Federation for Cerebral PalsyToronto Downtown Support and services to people in Ontario with cerebral palsy * assists member groups in the development and provision of services and programs including accommodation * advocates and promotes awarene ... [More]

Ontario Prader-Willi Syndrome Association

 Ontario Prader-Willi Syndrome AssociationYork Information resources, publications, conferences, support for families, advocacy and supports medical research for people with Prader-Willi Syndrome

Map RecordOsteoporosis Canada

Map RecordOsteoporosis CanadaNorth York East Raises funds and supports undertakings for patient care, diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation, risk reduction and research * educates professional practitioners and the public about osteoporosis * fre ... [More]

Map RecordOvarian Cancer Canada

Map RecordOvarian Cancer CanadaToronto Downtown Central Supports women and their families living with ovarian cancer * raises awareness in general public and with health care professionals * funds research to develop reliable early detection techniques, im ... [More]

Map RecordParkinson Canada

Map RecordParkinson CanadaNorth York Develops educational material on Parkinson's disease and atypical parkinsonisms, (including continuing professional education programs) working with medical advisory committee * conducts national educ ... [More]

Map RecordSchizophrenia Society of Ontario, Provincial/Toronto Office

Map RecordSchizophrenia Society of Ontario, Provincial/Toronto OfficeToronto Downtown Central Support and education * Ask the Expert (ATE) -- telephone, online and in-person support service, including information and counselling on first episode or new diagnosis, managing schizophrenia/psychos ... [More]

Map RecordSensity Deafblind and Sensory Support Network of Canada, Paris - Main St, Headquarters

Map RecordSensity Deafblind and Sensory Support Network of Canada, Paris - Main St, HeadquartersParis Headquarters centrally located in Paris, Ontario with program locations across the province Delivers meaningful experiences for people who are deafblind, so they are empowered to make their own choice ... [More]

Sickle Cell Association of Ontario

 Sickle Cell Association of OntarioScarborough North Education and counselling for people living with or supporting someone affected by Sickle Cell Disease (includes Sickle Cell Anemia, Sickle Cell SC, Sickle Beta Thalassemia and the Sickle Cell Trait) ... [More]

Map RecordSickle Cell Awareness Group of Ontario

Map RecordSickle Cell Awareness Group of OntarioNorth York Public education on sickle cell anemia and genotype testing * administers emergency grant for sickle cell patients and their families in dire need * administers scholarship fund to help youths living ... [More]

Map RecordSilent Voice Canada

Map RecordSilent Voice CanadaToronto Downtown North American Sign Language instruction for families with a deaf member * sign language summer day camp for deaf children and hearing children with a deaf family member * recreation program for deaf childr ... [More]

Map RecordSpinal Cord Injury Ontario

Map RecordSpinal Cord Injury OntarioNorth York Central Assists persons with spinal cord injury (injuries) and other physical disabilities through the following services: * peer support * regional service coordination * advocacy * employment assistance (in ... [More]

Map RecordThyroid Foundation of Canada

Map RecordThyroid Foundation of CanadaOttawa (City of) Promotes public awareness of thyroid disease * lends moral support to thyroid patients and their families * assists in fundraising for thyroid research Public education meetings * opportunities to pic ... [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]

Map RecordTourette Canada

Map RecordTourette CanadaMississauga Charitable organization for individuals with Tourette Syndrome and their families * information, referral and resources * online or group support for patients and families * public outreach includes: ... [More]

Voice for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children, Halton/Hamilton/Niagara/Peel Chapter

 Voice for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children, Halton/Hamilton/Niagara/Peel ChapterHalton Region Offers support services and information for children who are deaf and/or hard of hearing: * works to raise funds for social events and auditory-verbal therapy including a golf tournament in September ... [More]

Map RecordWar Amps (The), National Headquarters

Map RecordWar Amps (The), National HeadquartersOttawa Organization that offers help to amputees of all ages, through its programs Main programs and services: * Key Tag and Address Label Service: Key tags and Address Labels are mailed to Canadians once a ... [More]

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