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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 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 programs for children, youth and adults w ... [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 GroupFonthill 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 as well as guidance to people, community groups and businesses who wish to hold a fundraising ... [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

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]

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 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 - Welland Ave, Community Support Services - Children

Map RecordCommunity Living St Catharines, St Catharines - 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 through: * fund raising * promoting public awareness * serving as a local resource for Cystic Fibrosis Canada partners and sponsors * supporting families an ... [More]

Down Syndrome Niagara

 Down Syndrome NiagaraSt Catharines Parent volunteer driven organization, providing advocacy and support. Dedicated to improving opportunities that promote independence, confidence and inclusion to people with down syndrome.

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 Peer-peer self help group * fellowship * social and medical information, including online resource library * annual medical conferences

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 RecordMarch of Dimes Canada, Thorold Regional Office

Map RecordMarch of Dimes Canada, Thorold Regional OfficeThorold Supportive Housing Service Centres * Ridley Terrace Service Centre * Scott Street Service Centre * Faith Lutheran Villa Service Centre * Stamford Kiwanis Manor Service Centre Wellness Supportive Livi ... [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]

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]

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]

Niagara Ostomy Association

 Niagara Ostomy AssociationSt Catharines Self help group for individuals who have an ostomy (or for people about to have ostomy surgery). Monthly meetings include information sharing and speakers from the medical or health support fields.

Map RecordOntario Brain Injury Association

Map RecordOntario Brain Injury AssociationThorold Works to enhance the lives of Ontarians living with the effects of acquired brain injury (ABI) through education, awareness and support. Services include: * information and resources on acquired brain ... [More]

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]

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 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. HOT TOPICS ... [More]

Survivors of Stroke Niagara

 Survivors of Stroke NiagaraNiagara Region A support group for stroke survivors of all ages and their caregivers, family members and friends. General meetings are usually two hours long. Guest speakers are often part of the first hour, providi ... [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 Support Group, Niagara Chapter, Tourette Syndrome Association of Ontario

 Tourette Syndrome Support Group, Niagara Chapter, Tourette Syndrome Association of OntarioNiagara 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, 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]