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Map RecordAcquired Brain Injury System Navigation of Southeastern Ontario

Map RecordAcquired Brain Injury System Navigation of Southeastern OntarioKingston 613-547-6969 ext 165 Support, education, consultation, and collaboration for anyone affected by or serving individuals with Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) in Southeastern Ontario. * This includes those living with a brain in ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordCanadian Cancer Society, Ottawa, Ontario Division - Ottawa Community Office

Map RecordCanadian Cancer Society, Ottawa, Ontario Division - Ottawa Community OfficeOttawa 613-723-1744 ; Peer support/Cancer Information Specialists, toll free 1-888-939-3333 ; Transportation Service 1-800-263-6750 Services for cancer patients, their families and the general public Cancer Information Specialists: One-on-one information on cancer and cancer-related topics for cancer patients, their families, gene ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Canadian Celiac Association - Quinte-Belleville Chapter, Belleville, Canadian Celiac Association

 Canadian Celiac Association - Quinte-Belleville Chapter, Belleville, Canadian Celiac AssociationBelleville Toll free 1-800-363-7296 The Canadian Celiac Association is a national organization providing service and support to individuals with celiac disease and dermatitis herpetiformis through programs of awareness * advocacy * educ ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordCanadian Healthcare Engineering Society

Map RecordCanadian Healthcare Engineering SocietyKingston 613-531-2661 Promotes improved planning, design, operation and management of hospital and health care service systems across Canada Add Record Add Record

Map RecordCanadian Medical Association

Map RecordCanadian Medical AssociationOttawa Toll free 1-888-855-2555 National, voluntary association of physicians that advocates on behalf of its members and the public for access to high-quality health care * provides leadership and guidance to physicians * clinical ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordChange Foundation (The)

Map RecordChange Foundation (The)Toronto Downtown 416-205-1325 Independent health policy think-tank that works to inform positive change in Ontario's health care system * engages the voices of patients, family caregivers and health and community care providers * ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDiabetes Canada, Ottawa Regional Office, Ontario Regional Office

Map RecordDiabetes Canada, Ottawa Regional Office, Ontario Regional OfficeOttawa Diabetes Services 613-521-1902 * Clothesline 613-746-4633 Association that helps people with diabetes live healthy lives * research for a cure * cookbooks for healthy eating and meal planning * educational materials for schools and workplaces * diabetes info ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordDying with Dignity Canada

Map RecordDying with Dignity CanadaToronto Downtown 416-486-3998 National, member-based organization committed to helping people achieve quality in dying, helping people understand all their end of life choices and advocating for choice in dying for all Canadians. ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordEastern Ottawa Resource Centre, Orléans, Community Support Program - Seniors’ Intervention and Assistance Services

Map RecordEastern Ottawa Resource Centre, Orléans, Community Support Program - Seniors’ Intervention and Assistance ServicesOrleans 613-741-6025 One-on-one supports for coordinating services, including personal advocacy * interventions for people facing homelessness, critical life changes, abuse, or isolation * referrals to other community sup ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordFrench Language Health Services Network of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa

Map RecordFrench Language Health Services Network of Eastern Ontario, OttawaOttawa 613-747-7431 A Francophone organization that engages the Francophone community in all its diversity and the healthcare community to improve the active offer and the access to a continuum of quality health care ser ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordKidney Foundation of Canada (The), Eastern Ontario Branch

Map RecordKidney Foundation of Canada (The), Eastern Ontario BranchOttawa 613-724-9953 National volunteer organization committed to reducing the burden of kidney disease. Fund and stimulate innovative research * educate and support * promote access to high quality healthcare * increase ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordKingston Community Health Centres, Kingston Dental Coalition

Map RecordKingston Community Health Centres, Kingston Dental CoalitionKingston 613-542-2949 ext 2143 Community-based coalition committed to universal access to dental care, especially for those living in poverty * emergency dental fund Add Record Add Record

Map RecordNeurofibromatosis Ontario

Map RecordNeurofibromatosis OntarioLondon   Volunteer driven health organization offering support to people living with neurofibromatosis and their families * research support * information provision * development of local support groups * awar ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordParents For Children's Mental Health

Map RecordParents For Children's Mental HealthSt Catharines 416-220-0742 Non-profit, provincial, parent-run organization that provides a voice for children and their families who face the challenges of mental health problems in Ontario * provides advocacy, education, and p ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordPsychiatric Survivors of Ottawa

Map RecordPsychiatric Survivors of OttawaOttawa 613-567-4379 Non-profit organization * directed and run by psychiatric consumer/survivors that provides peer support. For peers: * educational and fun workshops * social and recreational events * outings * support ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordRare Disease Foundation, British Columbia

Map RecordRare Disease Foundation, British ColumbiaBritish Columbia Executive Director 604-318-0237 ; French language inquiries 438-395-8668 Social support, advocacy and funding of treatment-focused research * website offers an online community, a list of resources, a forum, and a video library of meetings * local face-to-face meetings of ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordVOICE for deaf and hard of hearing children, Ottawa Chapter

Map RecordVOICE for deaf and hard of hearing children, Ottawa ChapterOttawa (City of) 416-487-7719 Organization of parents and professionals who believe that most hearing impaired children can acquire almost normal language skills. Promotes early identification of hearing loss * early use of hearin ... [More] Add Record Add Record

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