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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 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: * g ... [More]

Map RecordAlzheimer Society of Niagara Region

Map RecordAlzheimer Society of Niagara RegionSt Catharines Provides services for individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and other related dementias, and their families, including support groups, counselling and education programs * promotes Alzheimer’s research ... [More]

Map RecordAsthma Canada

Map RecordAsthma CanadaToronto Digital based information service * four websites Asthma.ca, Asthma-kids.ca, AsthmaMeds.ca and 4seasonsofasthma.ca * supported by telephone and email counseling * referral to community services such a ... [More]

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 RecordBrain Injury Services

Map RecordBrain Injury ServicesHamilton Central A community-based rehabilitation service for individuals who have sustained an acquired brain injury (ABI). * Publicly-funded services (service funded through the healthcare system) are offered direct ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Hearing Society, Hamilton Regional Office

Map RecordCanadian Hearing Society, 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. The society works towards this objective via educati ... [More]

Map RecordContact Hamilton for Children's and Developmental Services, Developmental Services Ontario Hamilton-Niagara Region

Map RecordContact Hamilton for Children's and Developmental Services, Developmental Services Ontario Hamilton-Niagara RegionHamilton Central Helps adults with developmental disabilities connect to services and supports in their communities. *Residential supports *Caregiver respite *Community participation supports such as recreation, volun ... [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.

Diabetes Canada, Niagara Region Branch

 Diabetes Canada, Niagara Region BranchSt Catharines * Helping people with diabetes live healthy lives, while working towards a cure * Summer camp for children with diabetes * Diabetes Supplies at Pharmacies across Niagara * Presentations on the seriou ... [More]

Map RecordHeart and Stroke, Niagara District Office

Map RecordHeart and Stroke, Niagara District OfficeSt Catharines A community-based volunteer organization that raises funds for research and health promotion. Fund raising programs include: Pedal 100; Curl for Heart; February's Heart Month door-to-door Canvassing; ... [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 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 Services and ... [More]

Map RecordLung Association, McMaster Region, Hamilton, Brant, and Haldimand-Norfolk Community Office

Map RecordLung Association, McMaster Region, Hamilton, Brant, and Haldimand-Norfolk Community OfficeHamilton Mountain East 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 and Nunavut Regional Office

Map RecordMuscular Dystrophy Canada - Ontario and Nunavut Regional OfficeToronto Downtown 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]

Map RecordSimpson's Pharmasave, Home Health Care

Map RecordSimpson's Pharmasave, Home Health CareVirgil Home health care equipment * Mobility products * Aids for daily living * Ostomy * Wellness coach *Incontinence products * Stair lifts * Home modifications * Complementary and alternative medicine * Co ... [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, Thorold

Map RecordWellspring Niagara Cancer Support Foundation, ThoroldThorold 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]