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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

Alcohol Babies

 Alcohol BabiesSt Catharines A Christian charity which provides education, advocacy and support for individuals affected by prenatal alcohol exposure (fetal alcohol spectrum disorder), and for their loved ones, in a confidential ... [More]

Map RecordALS Canada

Map RecordALS CanadaToronto Downtown Central Information and support to those with ALS (Lou Gehrig's disease) and their families Support Services - Registered clients and their families are eligible to receive the following support services: * h ... [More]

Map RecordAlzheimer Society of Niagara Region

Map RecordAlzheimer Society of Niagara RegionSt Catharines COVID-19 - The office is currently closed to the public and staff are working remotely. Phone messages are being checked hourly. All face-to-face programs and services have been suspended at this tim ... [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 RecordBrain Injury Association of Niagara

Map RecordBrain Injury Association of NiagaraSt Catharines Support, advocacy, information, referral and recreational activities for persons affected by acquired brain injuries and their families. Peer groups, caregiver support and seasonal outings. Offers a c ... [More]

Map RecordBreast Cancer Society of Canada

Map RecordBreast Cancer Society of CanadaSarnia A registered, national, volunteer-driven, non-profit, charitable organization that funds breast cancer research in Canada.

Map RecordCanadian Hearing Services, Hamilton Regional Office

Map RecordCanadian Hearing Services, Hamilton Regional OfficeHamilton Offers services to deaf, deafened and hard of hearing individuals and their families and caregivers. Provides information on hearing health care, communication devices, support groups and general coun ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Hemophilia Society, Central West Ontario Region, Hemophilia Ontario

Map RecordCanadian Hemophilia Society, Central West Ontario Region, Hemophilia OntarioHamilton The role of the Ontario Hemophilia Society is to improve the quality of life for all persons and families living with inherited bleeding disorders. Provides education and advocacy as it relates to Hem ... [More]

Map RecordChronic Pain Association of Canada, Niagara Chapter

Map RecordChronic Pain Association of Canada, Niagara ChapterSt Catharines Self help support group for persons living with chronic non-malignant pain (pain lasting more than 6 months). A safe venue to learn information on new treatments and medications, common problems, and ... [More]

Coronavirus Information and Assistance, Niagara Region

 Coronavirus Information and Assistance, Niagara RegionNiagara Region On March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) assessed COVID-19 as a pandemic. For more information on symptoms, prevention and risks, refer to the links below or call: Novel Coronavirus (COV ... [More]

Map RecordCrohn's and Colitis Canada, Niagara Chapter

Map RecordCrohn's and Colitis Canada, Niagara ChapterNiagara Region Crohn’s and Colitis Canada is the only national, volunteer-based charity focused on finding the cures for Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis and improving the lives of children and adults affected ... [More]

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 RecordHead Injury Rehabilitation Ontario

Map RecordHead Injury Rehabilitation OntarioHamilton Central Provides Group Services, Outreach Services , and Rehabilitation Services for people with Acquired Brain Injuries. ... [More]

Map RecordHeart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario, Hamilton Mountain East

Map RecordHeart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario, Hamilton Mountain EastHamilton Mountain East A volunteer-based health charity, that leads in eliminating heart disease and stroke and reducing their impact through the advancement of research and its application, the promotion of healthy living ... [More]

Map RecordHeart Niagara

Map RecordHeart NiagaraNiagara Falls Provides a number of programs to the community: CARDIOPULMONARY RESUSCITATION (CPR), AED AND FIRST AID TRAINING: contracts to provide CPR and First Aid Training services to organizations. For informat ... [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 RecordIndigenous Diabetes Health Circle, Niagara Region

Map RecordIndigenous Diabetes Health Circle, Niagara RegionThorold IDHC provides programs and services focusing on the development, and enhancement of programs and services focusing on the education, prevention, and management of diabetes in Indigenous communities, b ... [More]

Map RecordKidney Foundation of Canada (The), Hamilton and Niagara Chapter

Map RecordKidney Foundation of Canada (The), Hamilton and Niagara ChapterMississauga A National Volunteer Organization dedicated to kidney health and improved lives for all people affected by kidney disease. Services include: * funding for research and related clinical education * pro ... [More]

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 RecordLittle People of Ontario

Map RecordLittle People of OntarioToronto Peer-peer self help group * fellowship * social and medical information, including online resource library * annual medical conferences

Lung Association, Southern Ontario

 Lung Association, Southern OntarioHamilton (City of) Provides education and support to people living with lung disease, and promotes research and advocacy on their behalf.

Map RecordMS Society of Canada, Ontario & Nunavut Division

Map RecordMS Society of Canada, Ontario & Nunavut DivisionToronto A national organization that works to support Multiple Sclerosis research and assist people with Multiple Sclerosis and their families through education, information and referral, support, advocacy an ... [More]

Map RecordMuscular Dystrophy Canada - Ontario Regional Office

Map RecordMuscular Dystrophy Canada - Ontario 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 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]

Neurofibromatosis Society of Ontario

 Neurofibromatosis Society of OntarioToronto Provide information and support to people with Neurofibromatosis (NF) and their families * promotes awareness, educates members, the public and professionals * creates acceptance * supports research * ... [More]

Promoting Awareness of RSD/CRPS in Canada (PARC)

 Promoting Awareness of RSD/CRPS in Canada (PARC)Niagara Region Provides information and education about Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (formerly known as Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy) * offers support to individuals living with CRPS/RSD, their families and friend ... [More]

Map RecordSpinal Cord Injury Ontario, Hamilton Area Office

Map RecordSpinal Cord Injury Ontario, Hamilton Area OfficeHamilton Central Assist persons with spinal cord injuries (SCI) and other physical disabilities to achieve independence, self-reliance and full community participation.

VON Canada, Mailing Address, Parkinson's Exercise Program

 VON Canada, Mailing Address, Parkinson's Exercise ProgramNiagara Region An exercise program designed for anyone with the diagnosis of Parkinson’s or any other neurological disorder. This program includes three types of therapeutic exercise: muscle strengthening, balance t ... [More]

Map RecordWellspring Niagara Cancer Support Foundation, Fonthill, Thorold

Map RecordWellspring Niagara Cancer Support Foundation, Fonthill, ThoroldFonthill Provide psychological, social, emotional and informational support for cancer patients and their loved ones. Offer one-to-one peer support, coping skills, support groups, expressive arts, health resto ... [More]