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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 RecordAutism Ontario - Niagara Region Chapter

Map RecordAutism Ontario - Niagara Region ChapterSt Catharines Provides programs and services for individuals in the Niagara Region living with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and their families. Services offered include an on-site resource library, parent and s ... [More]

Map RecordBrain Injury Association of Fort Erie

Map RecordBrain Injury Association of Fort ErieFort Erie Advocates on behalf of individuals who have acquired brain injury and their families, promotes prevention and public awareness of the needs of this unique population. Programs include information and ... [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 Tumour Foundation of Canada, Niagara Adult Brain Tumour Support Group

Map RecordBrain Tumour Foundation of Canada, Niagara Adult Brain Tumour Support GroupThorold Offers support for persons suffering from a brain tumour and/or their friends or family. Support Groups help to: * reduce anxiety and help with feelings of loss of control, fear of the unknown, change ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Cancer Society, Niagara Community Office

Map RecordCanadian Cancer Society, Niagara Community OfficeSt Catharines Assists people with cancer by providing peer support and transportation when needed by a volunteer driver. GROUP PROSTATE offers group discussions for men with prostate cancer. INDIVIDUAL SUPPORT onli ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Cancer Society, Support Group - Prostate Cancer

Map RecordCanadian Cancer Society, Support Group - Prostate CancerSt Catharines A peer support group for people living with prostate cancer. There are informal group discussions and practical information for anyone affected by prostate cancer. Provides information on coping metho ... [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 RecordChronic Pain Association of Canada, Niagara Chapter Support Group

Map RecordChronic Pain Association of Canada, Niagara Chapter Support GroupSt Catharines Self help support group for any person living with chronic non-malignant pain (pain lasting more than 6 months), ie: chronic back pain, neck pain, fibromyalgia, trigeminal neuralgia, headaches, arthri ... [More]

Map RecordCNIB, Niagara Region

Map RecordCNIB, Niagara RegionSt Catharines Enhancing and maintaining independence via core services such as: Peer Support - Adjustment to sight loss, One-on-one peer support and mentorship, Drop-in Groups, Phone and Online Support Home-Based S ... [More]

Map RecordCommunity Living - Fort Erie, Administration/Community Services

Map RecordCommunity Living - Fort Erie, Administration/Community ServicesFort Erie Offers many services and programs to children and adults with intellectual challenges. Supports are provided through a variety of programs including: Residential Services * Family Support * Community ... [More]

Map RecordCommunity Living - Grimsby, Lincoln and West Lincoln, Grimsby, Administration/Community Services

Map RecordCommunity Living - Grimsby, Lincoln and West Lincoln, Grimsby, Administration/Community ServicesBeamsville Provides support to both children and adults living with a developmental disability and their families. Services include residential options, employment support, day programs, family support, recreati ... [More]

Map RecordCommunity Living Port Colborne - Wainfleet, Administrative Office

Map RecordCommunity Living Port Colborne - Wainfleet, Administrative OfficePort Colborne Offers a wide variety of support programs and services. Will assist with individualized planning for services and supports for children and adults with a developmental disability and their families. G ... [More]

Map RecordCommunity Living St Catharines, St Catharines - 79 Welland Ave, Community Support Services - Children

Map RecordCommunity Living St Catharines, St Catharines - 79 Welland Ave, Community Support Services - ChildrenSt Catharines Provide a wide range of individualized services within family settings for children with developmental disabilities. DIRECT SERVICES: accessing Community services, advocacy, case coordination, emotion ... [More]

Map RecordCommunity Living Welland Pelham, Welland - Sutherland Ave

Map RecordCommunity Living Welland Pelham, Welland - Sutherland AveWelland Services for people who have an intellectual disability including preschool development, adult vocational support, family support, leisure activities and residential accommodation * coordination with ... [More]

Cystic Fibrosis Canada, Niagara Chapter

 Cystic Fibrosis Canada, Niagara ChapterNiagara Falls Working to help people with Cystic Fibrosis * fund raising * promoting public awareness * serving as a local resource for Cystic Fibrosis Canada partners and sponsors * supporting families and individ ... [More]

Down Syndrome Caring Parents, Niagara

 Down Syndrome Caring Parents, NiagaraSt Catharines A parent support group and advocacy organization. Parents and family members of children with Down Syndrome work to provide peer support, educational opportunities, and accurate, up-to-date informatio ... [More]

Map RecordEpilepsy Niagara

Map RecordEpilepsy NiagaraNiagara Falls A non-profit agency dedicated to improving the quality of life of people in the Niagara Region who are affected by epilepsy. Epilepsy Niagara provides support services, education and public awareness ... [More]

Map RecordHuntington Society of Canada, Niagara Chapter

Map RecordHuntington Society of Canada, Niagara ChapterNiagara Region Volunteer-led Chapter provides help and hope to families in the Niagara region who are affected by Huntington disease (HD) including organizing events to raise awareness and funds to support those liv ... [More]

Map RecordLittle People of Ontario

Map RecordLittle People of OntarioToronto Downtown A provincial, charitable peer to peer self help organization that provides life-long fellowship, support and information to people of short stature, their families and friends. Raises awareness and ed ... [More]

March of Dimes Canada, Niagara Post Polio Chapter, Post-Polio Canada

 March of Dimes Canada, Niagara Post Polio Chapter, Post-Polio CanadaThorold A support group for those who have been impacted by Polio as a survivor, relative, caregiver, health care provider, volunteer or friend. Connect with peers, exchange information and resources, learn n ... [More]

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 RecordMS Society of Canada, Ontario & Nunavut Division, Niagara Peninsula Chapter of Hope

Map RecordMS Society of Canada, Ontario & Nunavut Division, Niagara Peninsula Chapter of HopeSt Catharines Provides services to people with multiple sclerosis and their families and funds research to find the cause and cure for this disease. A membership of 17,000 and are the only national voluntary organi ... [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 RecordNiagara Amputee Association

Map RecordNiagara Amputee AssociationSt Catharines A support group for those who have gone through the trauma of pre-amputation or amputation. Also offers service for the family and friends of amputees. The group offers a visitation program if request ... [More]

Map RecordNiagara Centre for Independent Living, Information, Support and Advocacy

Map RecordNiagara Centre for Independent Living, Information, Support and AdvocacySt Catharines A cross-disability organization, NCIL is one of a network of 27 Independent Living Centres across Canada. Vision: "Full and equal citizenship for all persons with disabilities." The organization acts ... [More]

Niagara Ostomy Association

 Niagara Ostomy AssociationSt Catharines Self help group for individuals who have had an ostomy (colostomy). Meeting includes information sharing and speakers from the medical community.

Map RecordParkinson Canada, Niagara Support Group

Map RecordParkinson Canada, Niagara Support GroupSt Catharines Offers a mutual Support Group and information on learning to live with Parkinson's disease.

Map RecordPositive Living Niagara

Map RecordPositive Living NiagaraSt Catharines Supports for people affected by or infected with HIV/AIDS * helps people remain independent in their own homes for as long as possible * referral to other community services Provides: * education thro ... [More]

Map RecordPositive Living Niagara, Client Support Services

Map RecordPositive Living Niagara, Client Support ServicesSt Catharines Offer person-centered services to people living with HIV. Types of support available includes: Managing your health, well being and basic needs * Navigating the service system * Information and Educat ... [More]

Promoting Awareness of RSD/CRPS in Canada (PARC)

 Promoting Awareness of RSD/CRPS in Canada (PARC)St Catharines 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 friends ... [More]

Map RecordQuest Community Health Centre, Public Groups

Map RecordQuest Community Health Centre, Public GroupsSt Catharines CHRONIC PAIN SELF MANAGEMENT: A 6 week workshop for people who live with an chronic or ongoing pain who want to learn ways to better live with their pain and improve their quality of life. GENDER QUES ... [More]

Survivors of Stroke Niagara

 Survivors of Stroke NiagaraNiagara Region A support group for stroke survivors, their family and caregivers. Meetings are informal and provide the opportunity for "Stroke Folks" and their caregivers to discuss everyday issues and experiences ... [More]

Map RecordTake Charge! Chronic Disease Self-Management Program

Map RecordTake Charge! Chronic Disease Self-Management ProgramHamilton Mountain Central A free six-week workshop that assists participants in living with on-going health conditions. Areas of focus include stress management, making healthier choices, meeting other people living with simil ... [More]

Map RecordTourette Canada, Hamilton, Halton and Niagara Chapter

Map RecordTourette Canada, Hamilton, Halton and Niagara ChapterMississauga A national non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for those with or affected by Tourette Syndrome and its associated conditions through education, advocacy and the promotio ... [More]

Tourette Syndrome Association of Ontario, Niagara Chapter

 Tourette Syndrome Association of Ontario, Niagara ChapterNiagara Falls Offers telephone support service for families and individuals dealing with Tourette Syndrome and resources.

Map RecordTrigeminal Neuralgia Association, Niagara Region Support Group

Map RecordTrigeminal Neuralgia Association, Niagara Region Support GroupNiagara-on-the-Lake A support group for individuals with trigeminal neuralgia

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]