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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]  

Map RecordAlzheimer Society of New Brunswick, Fredericton and Saint John Chapters

Map RecordAlzheimer Society of New Brunswick, Fredericton and Saint John ChaptersFredericton 506-459-4280 Fredericton Office 
506-634-8722 Saint John Office
We are a not-for-profit health organization whose mission is to alleviate the personal and social consequences of Alzheimer and related diseases, through information, education and support, and to pro ... [More] Mon - Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm

Map RecordAlzheimer Society of New Brunswick, Fredericton Chapter

Map RecordAlzheimer Society of New Brunswick, Fredericton ChapterFredericton 506-459-4280 The Alzheimer Society of New Brunswick is committed to providing educational and support services to people affected by Alzheimer and related diseases, caregivers, and the general public. Some of the ... [More] Mon - Fri 8:30 am-4:30pm

Map RecordAmyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Society of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, Atlantic Region

Map RecordAmyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Society of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, Atlantic RegionFredericton 902-454-3636 The ALS Society of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia is a non-profit organization consisting of dedicated volunteers across the provinces. Our goal is to have a presence in every geographic area in New Br ... [More] Mon-Fri-10 am-5 pm

Map RecordAplastic Anemia and Myelodysplasia Association of Canada, Atlantic Region

Map RecordAplastic Anemia and Myelodysplasia Association of Canada, Atlantic RegionHalifax Atlantic Region: 902-864-8872 
National Office: 905-780-0698
Support, education events and information material for individuals, and their families, who have Aplastic Anemia, MDS, or PNH.  

Map RecordArthritis Society, New Brunswick Division

Map RecordArthritis Society, New Brunswick Division  506-452-7191 We offer a variety of programs and resources designed to help people with arthritis learn more about their disease, and how to manage it from day to day. ~ The Arthritis Information line (1-800-321-14 ... [More] Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm

Map RecordCanadian Deafblind Association-NB Inc., New Brunswick

Map RecordCanadian Deafblind Association-NB Inc., New BrunswickFredericton 506-452-1544 (TDD Number) Canadian Deafblind Association -NB Inc.provides trained Intervenors for individuals who are deafblind, deaf or blind with other associated disabilities. Provides family counselling, family support gro ... [More] Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:00pm

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]  

Map RecordCanadian Rehabilitation Council for the Disabled, Easter Seals New Brunswick

Map RecordCanadian Rehabilitation Council for the Disabled, Easter Seals New BrunswickFredericton 506-458-8739 A network of people dedicated to meet the urgent needs of persons of all ages with disabilities in New Brunswick. The goal is to assist these persons to become more independent and productive. The gro ... [More] Mon-Fri 8:15 am-4:30 pm

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] Monday to Friday 9-5

Map RecordDystonia Medical Research Foundation Canada (DMRFC)

Map RecordDystonia Medical Research Foundation Canada (DMRFC)Toronto Downtown 416-488-6974 Dystonia is a neurological disorder that causes involuntary and sustained muscle contractions causing abnormal body postures. It commonly occurs in the neck, eyes, vocal cords, arms or can be generali ... [More] Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm

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]  

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]  

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 Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm

Map RecordLymphoma Canada

Map RecordLymphoma CanadaOntario 514-607-5967 * 905-858-5967 Empower lymphoma patients and the lymphoma community through education, support and research Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm

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]  

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]  

N.B. Heart Surgery Support Group Inc.

 N.B. Heart Surgery Support Group Inc.Saint John 506-648-7782 New Brunswick Heart Centre Provides emotional support for open heart surgery patients and their families before and after open heart surgery. Whenever a patient wants to see and talk to one of the volunteers.

Map RecordNational ME/FM Action Network

Map RecordNational ME/FM Action NetworkFredericton 506-454-5444 This is a charitable group setup to assist those afflicted with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (Myalgic Encephalomyelitis - CFS/ME) and Fibromyalgia (FM). we have information brochures on Chronic Fatique Sy ... [More] Vary - leave message

Map RecordNew Brunswick Lung Association

Map RecordNew Brunswick Lung AssociationFredericton 506-455-8961 NBLA is a health charity and relies on donations from the public. Education and support for people with respiratory illnesses. Lung Transplant Patient Support Program. Symposia and educational opportu ... [More] 8:30-4:30 Monday to Friday

Map RecordOsteoporosis Canada

Map RecordOsteoporosis CanadaOntario 416-696-2663 Support and information on risk reduction and treatment of osteoporosis * Information for people with osteoporosis, health professionals and the public * Publications and educational materials * Phone ... [More]  

Map RecordOsteoporosis Canada, New Brunswick Chapter

Map RecordOsteoporosis Canada, New Brunswick ChapterMoncton 506-386-0007 We offer bi-monthly information sessions, resources relating to osteoporosis, and videos. We have staff/volunteers available to visit schools and businesses, to conduct workshops and do presentations.  

Prostate Cancer Canada Network, Fredericton Area Prostate Cancer Support Group

 Prostate Cancer Canada Network, Fredericton Area Prostate Cancer Support GroupFredericton 506-454-9010 This support group is for men who currently have, or have survived Prostate Cancer, their loved ones, or for people seeking more information about Prostate Cancer. Members have had a wide range of tre ... [More]  

Sarcoidosis And Me

 Sarcoidosis And MeAlberta   Formerly the National Sarcoidosis Organization, Sarcoidosis And Me is an online resource for Sarcoidosis patients in Canada. Visit website for more information on memberships, resources, and support g ... [More]  

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