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Map RecordAdoption Council of Ontario

Map RecordAdoption Council of OntarioToronto Downtown North Adoption resource centre * workshops and seminars for prospective adoptive parents, and child welfare and mental health professionals * Youth Network includes youth-led education, advocacy, and peer s ... [More]

Map RecordAlzheimer Society of Brant, Haldimand Norfolk, Hamilton Halton, Hamilton Mountain East - 1575 Upper Ottawa St, Support Services

Map RecordAlzheimer Society of Brant, Haldimand Norfolk, Hamilton Halton, Hamilton Mountain East - 1575 Upper Ottawa St, Support ServicesHamilton Mountain East Programs, services, education and on-going support for individuals with dementia, as well as, support for family members. Information, education and consultation services to community organizations an ... [More]

Map RecordAlzheimer Society of Brant, Haldimand Norfolk, Hamilton Halton, Resource Centre

Map RecordAlzheimer Society of Brant, Haldimand Norfolk, Hamilton Halton, Resource CentreHamilton Mountain East Lends books, videos, and sensory stimulation items. Dementia-specific journals are available for reference, brochures and information sheets are available to take away.

Map RecordAutism Ontario, Halton Chapter - Mailing Address

Map RecordAutism Ontario, Halton Chapter - Mailing AddressBurlington Works to ensure that each individual with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is provided with the means to achieve quality of life as a respected member of society. Chapter activities include: * increasin ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Centre for Gender and Sexual Diversity

Map RecordCanadian Centre for Gender and Sexual DiversityOttawa (City of) Organization that promotes diversity in gender identity, gender expression, and romantic and/or sexual orientation in all its forms on a national level through services in the areas of education, heal ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Coalition for Seniors' Mental Health, Ottawa - Mailing Address

Map RecordCanadian Coalition for Seniors' Mental Health, Ottawa - Mailing AddressOttawa Coalition to promote seniors' mental health * tools on delirium, depression, mental health issues in long-term care, and suicide prevention for health care providers * tools on depression and suicide ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Hard of Hearing Association, Ottawa

Map RecordCanadian Hard of Hearing Association, OttawaOttawa Consumer-based organization by and for Canadians who are hard of hearing * promotes the development of social, educational and employment environments * lobbies for accessibility by advising on the us ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Hearing Society, Hamilton Central - Regional Office

Map RecordCanadian Hearing Society, Hamilton Central - Regional OfficeHamilton Central Provider of services, products, and information that remove barriers to communication, advance hearing health, and promote equity for people who are culturally Deaf, oral deaf, deafened and hard of he ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Mental Health Association, Halton Region Branch - Georgetown Office, Mental Health Services

Map RecordCanadian Mental Health Association, Halton Region Branch - Georgetown Office, Mental Health ServicesHalton Hills Offers various programs and peer support groups: Public Education Services: * courses, workshops, displays and presentations on a variety of mental health issues * community mental health promotion * ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Mental Health Association, Halton Region Branch Head Office - Oakville, Education and Training

Map RecordCanadian Mental Health Association, Halton Region Branch Head Office - Oakville, Education and TrainingOakville Offers a range of workshops, courses, trainings, groups, and services to promote positive health and create a supportive community Courses and workshops ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Trai ... [More]

Capability Support Services, VIS-ABLE Program

 Capability Support Services, VIS-ABLE ProgramBurlington Program provided in partnership with CNIB that provides support for individuals with vision loss and additional functional needs due to a permanent physical disability. Services include: * personal ca ... [More]

Map RecordCentre for Equality Rights in Accommodation

Map RecordCentre for Equality Rights in AccommodationToronto Downtown Central Assists people and groups facing discrimination in housing Eviction prevention information and assistance * promotes access to safe and decent housing, and enforcement of human rights in housing * adv ... [More]

Map RecordConservation Halton, Campbellville - Mountsberg Conservation Area, Conservation Land & Recreational Trails

Map RecordConservation Halton, Campbellville - Mountsberg Conservation Area, Conservation Land & Recreational TrailsMilton A protected nature area with 16 km of hiking, mountain biking and cross-country ski trails. Offers: * wildlife centre, outdoor education and interpretive centre open year round * Visitor Centre * bird ... [More]

Map RecordConservation Halton, Milton - Crawford Lake Conservation Area, Conservation Land & Recreational Trails

Map RecordConservation Halton, Milton - Crawford Lake Conservation Area, Conservation Land & Recreational TrailsMilton A 232 hectare park on the Niagara Escarpment in Milton. Offers: * Nassagaweya Canyon Interpretive Lookout * reconstructed Iroquoian village & heritage site * 19 km of hiking, snowshoeing and cross cou ... [More]

Map RecordCredit Valley Conservation Authority, Limehouse Conservation Area, Conservation Parks

Map RecordCredit Valley Conservation Authority, Limehouse Conservation Area, Conservation ParksHalton Hills Limehouse Conservation Area provides access to the following activities and features: * Bruce Trail * dog walking (leashed dogs, only) * bird watching * photography * Credit River * restored limestone ... [More]

Map RecordCredit Valley Conservation Authority, Silver Creek Conservation Area, Conservation Parks

Map RecordCredit Valley Conservation Authority, Silver Creek Conservation Area, Conservation ParksHalton Hills Silver Creek Conservation Area provides access to the following activities and features: * hiking * Bruce Trail * bird watching * photography * Niagara Escarpment * dog walking (leashed dogs only) ... [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, Mailing Address, Community Health Promotion and Partnerships

 Diabetes Canada, Mailing Address, Community Health Promotion and PartnershipsHalton Region Provide services and information to Halton residents affected by Diabetes. Works closely with the Halton Diabetes Program to coordinate patient education and services. These services include: * inform ... [More]

Map RecordDystonia Medical Research Foundation Canada

Map RecordDystonia Medical Research Foundation CanadaToronto Funds medical research toward a cure for dystonia, promotes awareness and education, and supports the well being of affected individuals and families affected by dystonia. * Works in partnership with ... [More]

Map RecordEarth Day Hamilton-Burlington

Map RecordEarth Day Hamilton-BurlingtonHamilton East Committed to improving the environment through initiatives at schools, with business, and with the community. An accredited coordinator of Earth Day Canada. Programs include: * Beach Spring Cleanup * ... [More]

Halton Suicide Prevention Coalition, No Physical Address

 Halton Suicide Prevention Coalition, No Physical AddressHalton Region Services include: * developing a suicide prevention program * publication of print material * website with extensive suicide-related information The steering committee includes: * Halton Region Health ... [More]

Hemophilia Ontario, No Physical Address, Hemophilia Ontario Central West Region

 Hemophilia Ontario, No Physical Address, Hemophilia Ontario Central West RegionHamilton Central Provides programs and services to improve the health and quality of life of all people with inherited bleeding disorders, and supports work to discover cures. A national voluntary health charity.

Map RecordInterval House of Hamilton

Map RecordInterval House of HamiltonHamilton Mountain West A transition house and emergency shelter specifically for abused women and their children. All services are confidential and include meals, emergency clothing, personal needs, counselling services. Fr ... [More]

Map RecordJuravinski Cancer Centre

Map RecordJuravinski Cancer CentreHamilton Mountain East One of eight Regional Cancer Centres of Cancer Care Ontario (CCO). This is an outpatient cancer treatment clinic providing treatment, research and education. As an academic health sciences centre, the ... [More]

Map RecordLearning Disabilities Association of Halton

Map RecordLearning Disabilities Association of HaltonBurlington Major services: * Instructional Remediation: one-on-one tutoring in reading/writing or math during the school year * Reading Rocks!: an 8-week one-on-one literacy program for children 6-12 * Beginner ... [More]

Lupus Ontario, Hamilton Central, Hamilton & Area Support Group

 Lupus Ontario, Hamilton Central, Hamilton & Area Support GroupHamilton Central Meetings provide an opportunity exchange of information and to hear speakers. Membership with Lupus Ontario includes regular newsletters and updates.

Map RecordMelanoma Network of Canada

Map RecordMelanoma Network of CanadaOakville Works in collaboration with medical professionals, health care agencies and other stakeholders to educate, advocate and fund for: * early diagnosis and effective treatment of melanoma * education, pre ... [More]

Map RecordMississauga Halton Central West Regional Cancer Program

Map RecordMississauga Halton Central West Regional Cancer ProgramMississauga (City of) The program is one of 13 Regional Cancer Programs created by Cancer Care Ontario to ensure cancer care is delivered according to province-wide quality standards * oversees the delivery and quality of ... [More]

Map RecordMultiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Hamilton-Halton Chapter

Map RecordMultiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Hamilton-Halton ChapterHamilton West To be a leader in finding a cure for multiple sclerosis and enabling people affected by MS to enhance their quality of life. Quality of Life - Equipment Grants Information & Support Public Education N ... [More]

Map RecordNeurofibromatosis Ontario

Map RecordNeurofibromatosis OntarioToronto Voluntary health organization offering support to people living with neurofibromatosis and their families * research support * information provision * development of local support groups * awareness e ... [More]

Map RecordOlder Women's Network

Map RecordOlder Women's NetworkToronto Downtown Central Feminist organization * education, advocacy, social networking around issues such as agism, economic security, elder law, health and the environment, housing, pension reform and older workers, transpo ... [More]

Map RecordOntario Association of Food Banks

Map RecordOntario Association of Food BanksToronto Downtown North Resources and food distribution for member food banks in Ontario * best practice assistance library, publications and public education * accreditation process and standards for member food banks * no ... [More]

Map RecordOntario Society of Senior Citizens' Organizations

Map RecordOntario Society of Senior Citizens' OrganizationsNorth York Central Association and social service organization * public education programs such as computer training for adults 50+ * information and referral, counselling * advocacy * outreach * workshops including Tue ... [More]

PKD Foundation of Canada, Hamilton Chapter

 PKD Foundation of Canada, Hamilton ChapterHamilton (City of) Local chapter of a national foundation that promotes programs of research, advocacy, education, support and awareness in order to discover treatments and a cure for Polycystic Kidney Disease.

Psoriasis Society of Canada, National Office - Mailing Address

 Psoriasis Society of Canada, National Office - Mailing AddressHalifax * services include support groups and public awareness * encourages research to find cause and cure for psoriasis

Map RecordScleroderma Society of Ontario

Map RecordScleroderma Society of OntarioHamilton Promotes public awareness of scleroderma, advances patient wellness, and supports research.

Map RecordSexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head Office

Map RecordSexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head OfficeOakville Services include: * 24-hour crisis line * free individual counselling for ages 14 and up * support services for friends and family members * advocacy, support and accompaniment to Nina's Place, the po ... [More]

Map RecordSt. Joseph's Home Care, 1550 Upper James St, Falls Prevention Safety at Home

Map RecordSt. Joseph's Home Care, 1550 Upper James St, Falls Prevention Safety at HomeHamilton Mountain Central Provides home assessments and recommendations at no cost to help seniors remain safe and independent in their homes, and falls prevention education program to seniors and caregivers. Safety at Home (S ... [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 RecordWellwood, Juravinski House

Map RecordWellwood, Juravinski HouseHamilton Mountain West A community-based resource centre providing free supportive care programs that answer the informational, emotional and spiritual needs of people living with cancer or caring for someone with cancer. P ... [More]

Map RecordWellwood, Juravinski Hospital, O'Connor-O'Connell Family Cancer Support Centre

Map RecordWellwood, Juravinski Hospital, O'Connor-O'Connell Family Cancer Support CentreHamilton Mountain Central The O'Connor-O'Connell Cancer Support Centre located inside the Juravinski Hospital (at the entrance to E1) is for patient, families, caregivers and health care professionals to get information about ... [More]

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