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Map RecordAboutFace

Map RecordAboutFaceToronto Downtown 416-597-2229 ext. 21 AboutFace works to provide emotional and social support, resources and educational programs for people with facial differences and their families. Our members include those born with a facial differen ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordAcoustic Neuroma Association of Canada

Map RecordAcoustic Neuroma Association of CanadaToronto (City) 416-546-6426, 416-806-5071 The Acoustic Neuroma Association of Canada is a peer- led charity ( CRA # 118777168RR0001 )organised to share information and provide support and education about this rare brain tumour which is also k ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordArthritis Society

Map RecordArthritis SocietyOntario 416-979-7228 Coordination and financing of research on arthritis * Advocating for the rights of Canadians affected by these disease *Improving their quality of life. Programs and services: *exhibitions and forums ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordAtaxia Canada

Map RecordAtaxia CanadaQuebec 514-321-8684 Association for people suffering from familial ataxias, parents, friends and those working with the disease, either as immediate caregivers or as health professionals and researchers Add Record Add Record

Map RecordCanadian Cancer Society

Map RecordCanadian Cancer SocietyOntario 416-961-7223 Cancer eradication and improving the quality of life of those affected * Support for research * Advocacy * Prevention * Cancer information and publications * Public supports Community Services Directo ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordCanadian Hemophilia Society

Map RecordCanadian Hemophilia SocietyQuebec 514-848-0503 Works to improve the health and quality of life of all people in Canada with inherited bleeding disorders and ultimately finding cures.   * Newsletter "Hemophilia Today" (hemophilia) * Documentation c ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordCanadian Liver Foundation

Map RecordCanadian Liver FoundationOntario 416-491-3353 Support for research and education relating to the causes, diagnosis, prevention and treatment of all liver diseases   * Research * Education and prevention * Fundraising * Advocacy * CWF Award Add Record Add Record

Map RecordCanadian Transverses Myelitis Association

Map RecordCanadian Transverses Myelitis AssociationQuebec 514-636-9337 Support and create a networking infrastructure and public awareness of the rare neuroimmunologic disorders of the central nervous system * Advocate and support those who have these rare neuroimmunolog ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordCATIE, Canada's source for HIV and hepatitis C information

Map RecordCATIE, Canada's source for HIV and hepatitis C informationOntario 416-203-7122 CATIE strengthens Canada’s response to HIV and hepatitis C by bridging research and practice. We connect healthcare and community-based service providers with the latest science, and promote good prac ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordChildhood Cancer Canada Foundation

Map RecordChildhood Cancer Canada FoundationOntario 416-489-6440 Support for the fight against childhood cancer * funding for medical research and clinical trials on childhood cancer   * EmPower Kit: Family Support Kit * Survivor grants: financial assistance for th ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordColorectal Cancer Association of Canada

Map RecordColorectal Cancer Association of CanadaOntario 416-920-4333 Helping people with colorectal cancer, their families and caregivers * improving their quality of life and awareness of the disease * informing decision-making bodies and funding bodies about the dise ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordEnfants transgenres Canada - Gender Creative Kids Canada

Map RecordEnfants transgenres Canada - Gender Creative Kids CanadaQuebec   Supporting and affirming gender creative kids within their families, schools and communities * Service Providers http://gendercreativekids.ca/providers/ * Resource Library http://gendercreativekids.ca ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Fanconi Canada

 Fanconi CanadaOntario 416-489-6393 Charity that funds research in Canada into an effective treatment and, ultimately, a cure for Fanconi anemia and serves as a support network for affected Canadian families Add Record Add Record

Map RecordFertility Matters Canada

Map RecordFertility Matters CanadaMoncton 506-853-4401 A support organization for individuals and couples experiencing difficulties in conceiving or carrying to term pregnancy   * Help line * Support, awareness, information and education * Promoting equal ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordGastrointestinal Society

Map RecordGastrointestinal SocietyBritish Columbia 604-873-4876 General information on digestive diseases and disorders   * Brochures and information kits * Conferences * Quarterly newsletter * Website * Support groups * Public awareness * Additional resources * P ... [More] Add Record Add Record

GBS/CIDP Foundation of Canada, Guillain-Barre Syndrome Foundation of Canada

 GBS/CIDP Foundation of Canada, Guillain-Barre Syndrome Foundation of CanadaCanada Canada English 647-560-6842 
U.S.A. 610-667-0131
Improves the quality of life for individuals and families affected with GBS, CIDP, MMN, and variants Add Record Add Record

Map RecordLymphoma Canada

Map RecordLymphoma CanadaOntario 514-607-5967 * 905-858-5967 Empower lymphoma patients and the lymphoma community through education, support and research Add Record Add Record

Map RecordMultiple Sclerosis Society of Canada

Map RecordMultiple Sclerosis Society of CanadaOntario 416-922-6065 Leader in researching the cure for multiple sclerosis * Improving the quality of life of people with MS Helping people with disabilities and their families * Information and orientation * psychologica ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordMuscular Dystrophy Canada

Map RecordMuscular Dystrophy CanadaOntario   Improving the lives of people with neuromuscular diseases by funding the search for a cure * services and support for affected peoples. Information programs * Technical aids to mobility and everyday l ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordNew Brunswick. Health, Horizon Health Network - Réseau de Santé Horizon, Public Health Office, Oromocto

Map RecordNew Brunswick. Health, Horizon Health Network - Réseau de Santé Horizon, Public Health Office, OromoctoOromocto 506-453-5200 Public Health Services promote healthy lifestyles and healthy families; provide environmental protection; and prevent, manage and control communicable diseases. Public Health recognizes that healthy c ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordNew Brunswick. Health, Vitalité Health Network - Réseau de Santé Vitalité, Lamèque Hospital and Community Health Centre

Map RecordNew Brunswick. Health, Vitalité Health Network - Réseau de Santé Vitalité, Lamèque Hospital and Community Health CentreLamèque 506-344-2261 The Lamèque Hospital and Community Health Centre (CHC) offers services and programs based on the needs and priorities of the communities from Inkerman to Miscou. Interdisciplinary teams and health pro ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordParkinson Canada

Map RecordParkinson CanadaOntario 416-227-9700 Parkinson Canada is the national voice of Canadians living with Parkinson’s disease and atypical parkinsonisms (i.e. MSA, PSP and CBD). We provide education, support, and advocacy on behalf of over 10 ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordSaint John. Transportation & Environment Services, Sports and Recreation, City of Saint John’s Ability Advisory Committee

Map RecordSaint John. Transportation & Environment Services, Sports and Recreation, City of Saint John’s Ability Advisory CommitteeSaint John 506-658-4709 The Saint John Ability Advisory Committee is a committee of Common Council which addresses issues and concerns relating to persons with disabilities. Add Record Add Record

Map RecordThalidomide Victims Association of Canada

Map RecordThalidomide Victims Association of CanadaQuebec 514-355-0811 Thalidomide, a sedative prescribed to pregnant women to alleviate the symptoms associated with morning sickness, was marketed at the end of the 50’s and early 60’s, causing irreversible damage to fœtu ... [More] Add Record Add Record

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