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|Organization / Program Name(s)||Located In||DESCRIPTION_SHORT|
|56 Field Regiment Family Support Group||Brantford||Promotes and facilitates community based military family services that strengthen Canadian Forces' families and their communities. Reduces the impact created by long periods of family separation by pr ...|
|Acorn Centre (The), Caledonia - Iron Bridge Crt, Bereavement Workshops||Caledonia||Bereavement Workshops - Seven evening workshops covering all aspects of the Grieving Process held on a weekly basis
Support Group - Following completion of the Bereavement Workshops, a Support Gro ...
|Adult Recreation Therapy Centre, Brantford - Henry St||Brantford||Supports for older adults, and adults with disabilities * helps people remain independent in their own homes for as long as possible * referral to other community services
Adult day program * socia ...
|Adult Recreation Therapy Centre, Mailing Address, Adult Day Program - Aphasia Program||Brantford||Adult day program * social, recreational, and therapeutic activities for adults with aphasia in a group setting for part of the day
Supportive small conversation groups aimed at improving communic ...
|Alanon Family Groups - Ontario South, District 11 - Brantford - Colborne St, Support Program||Brantford||ALANON:
• Is for families and friends of alcoholics.
• Is a separate fellowship from Alcoholics Anonymous (AA).
• Al-Anon is based on the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions adapted from AA.
• I ...
|Alcoholics Anonymous, Brant Erie District 1 - Mailing Address, Public Information - Open and Closed AA Meetings||Brant County||Brant Erie District 1 Alcoholics Anonymous meetings. Please refer to the website for meeting days, times and locations.|
|Alzheimer Society of Brant, Brantford - Bell Ln||Brantford||Supports for older adults, and adults with disabilities * helps people remain independent in their own homes for as long as possible * referral to other community services
Supports for people with ...
|Brant Community Healthcare System, Brantford General Hospital, Anxiety Education Support Program||Brantford||Group sessions, typically with 10-12 participants.
Weekly topics include:
* "What is anxiety?"
* Medications / Medical treatments
* Coping with ...
|Brant County Health Unit, Brantford - Terrace Hill St, Sexual Health Program||Brantford||Sexual health clinic * health professionals test for and treat sexually transmitted infections * family planning services
* birth control counselling
* low-cost or free birth control
* emergency ...
|Brant County Landlords' Association||Brantford||A group of landlords who meet regularly to discuss being a successful landlord and information relating to income property and the Tenant Protection Act * Local, regional and provincial guest speakers ...|
|Brant Multiples N More||Brantford||Brant Multiples 'N' More is a support organization for families with mulitiple births, which is in affliliationn with Multiple Births Canada * Offering families information on multiple births * Provid ...|
|Canadian Cancer Society, Brant-Norfolk Unit, Administration Office||Brantford||The Canadian Cancer Society is a national, community-based organization of volunteers whose mission is the eradication of cancer and the enhancement of the quality of life of people living with cancer ...|
|Canadian Cancer Society, Hamilton - Mountain Park Ave, Hamilton Unit||Hamilton||The Hamilton Unit will respond to all inquiries and referrals regarding support services, volunteer opportunities, outreach programs and fundraising.
* Wigs and Coverings
* Face-to- ...
|Canadian Cancer Society, Telephone Service, Smokers' Helpline||Ontario||Free, confidential, non-judgmental, evidence-based telephone service in French and English
This service offers:
* one-on-one personalized support
* advice and information about quitting smoki ...
|Canadian Mental Health Association, Brantford - Colborne St, Oasis Group||Brantford||Weekly support group for those with both mental health and substance abuse issues. Lead by a qualified facilitator
* Joint effort between Canadian Mental Health Association and St. Leonard's Commu ...
|Canadian Mental Health Association, Brantford - King St, Families Caring, Families Sharing||Brantford||An ongoing support group for families dealing with mental health issues. The group is facilitated by family members who face the same challenges. The group provides families with coping strategies and ...|
|Canadian Mental Health Association, Brantford - Wayne Gretzky Pkwy - Stedman Community Hospice, Suicide Bereavement Support Group of Brant||Brantford||A support group for persons who have lost family or friends to suicide.|
|Cancer Support Group for Women||Simcoe||A group of women with various types of cancer, providing support and encouragement to each other along the way * Open to any woman dealing with cancer, now or in the past, a place to share with other ...|
|Chronic Pain Support Group||Simcoe||The Chronic Pain Support Group is an informal support to encourage individuals with chronic pain which could include chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia and/or any other form of chronic pain.
|Community Addiction and Mental Health Services of Haldimand and Norfolk, Caledonia - Inverness St W, Addiction Services||Caledonia||Assistance for those with gambling, alcohol, and/or other drug-related problems
* Assessment and counselling by appointment * Counselling involves individual sessions and or group sessions
|Community Addiction and Mental Health Services of Haldimand and Norfolk, Dunnville - Broad St W, Addiction Services||Dunnville||Assistance for those with gambling, alcohol, and/or other drug-related problems * Assessment and counselling by appointment
Counsellors available in each secondary school in Haldimand and Norfolk ...
|Community Addiction and Mental Health Services of Haldimand and Norfolk, Dunnville - Chestnut St, Haldimand Resource Centre||Dunnville||We are a member driven community program supporting people living with a mental illness, mental health challenge and/or addiction
We support recovery, wellness and quality of life through social r ...
|Community Addiction and Mental Health Services of Haldimand and Norfolk, Simcoe - Orchard Ave, Norfolk Resource Centre||Simcoe||We are a member driven community program supporting people living with a mental illness, mental health challenges and/or addiction
We support recovery, wellness and quality of life through social ...
|Community Addiction and Mental Health Services of Haldimand and Norfolk, Simcoe - West St, Norfolk Main Office||Simcoe||Assistance for those with gambling, alcohol, and/or other drug-related problems as well as mental health.
Counsellors available in each secondary school in Haldimand and Norfolk. Public education ...
|Debtors Anonymous||Hamilton||Confidential fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength, and hope, in order to solve their common problem and help others to recover from compulsive debt, spending and under-earn ...|
|Down Syndrome Association of Brantford and District||Brantford||A non-profit organization formed by a group of parents wishing to promote the well-being and inclusion of individuals with Down syndrome.
Programs and services include monthly meetings with guest ...
|Epilepsy Halton Peel Hamilton - Serving Greater Hamilton||Mississauga (City of)||Epilepsy Halton Peel Hamilton provides the following services for those with epilepsy, their family, friends and caregivers:
* Educational materials
* Support services
* Advocacy and public awareness ...
|Family Counselling Centre of Brant, Brantford - Brant Ave, Family and Credit Counselling||Brantford||Family Services include
* Individual/Couple/Family Counselling
* Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
* Public Awareness/Education
* Options to Violence/W.I.N.G.S.(Women Initiating New Growth in Self ...
|Fathers Resources, Hamilton - Mohawk St W, Haldimand Chapter - Divorced Dads Q+A and Support Group Meetings||Hamilton||Fathers Resources International offers a variety of specialized resources and referrals for single, separated or divorced dads who are seeking assistance with a family break up including family law ma ...|
|Gay and Bisexual and Lesbian Or Transgendered Youth of Haldimand-Norfolk||Norfolk County||The Haldimand and Norfolk Gay and Bisexual and Lesbian or Transgendered (GaBaLoT) Youth Group is a peer support group for youth between the ages of 14 and 24.
GaBaLoT is an open-ended, informal gro ...
|Grand Erie Ontario Association for Families of Children with Communication Disorders||Simcoe||Deal with all speech and language issues. Refer to other groups and speech language professionals. Offer workshops to help parents of children with communication problems with the transition to school ...|
|Grand Parenting Again Canada, Brant Chapter||Brantford||Support group for grandparents and extended family raising grandchildren and related children|
|Haldimand Norfolk Health Unit, Caledonia - 282 Argyle St S, Prenatal Programs, Caledonia - Argyle St S||Caledonia||Prenatal Classes are offered to help participants gain a better understanding of topics realted to pregancy such as the process of labour and birth, comfort measures and coping, early newborn care and ...|
|Haldimand Norfolk Health Unit, Simcoe - Gilbertson Dr, Healthy Babies, Healthy Children||Simcoe||The Healthy Babies Healthy Children program consists of 4 components.
1) Screening in the hospital to identify any possible concerns which might affect the health of the mother or the growth and ...
|Haldimand Norfolk Health Unit, Simcoe - Gilbertson Dr, Prenatal Programs||Simcoe||Prenatal classes are offered to help participants gain a better understanding of topics related to pregnancy such as *the process of labour and birth *pain management and comfort measures *early newbo ...|
|Haldimand Pregnancy Care & Family Centre, Dunnville - Alder St W, Dunnville Support Centre||Dunnville||Free pregnancy testing, care and support for crisis pregnancies|
|Haldimand-Norfolk R.E.A.C.H., Townsend - Nanticoke Creek Pkwy, Early Childhood Intervention Programs Unit - Family Early Intervention Program||Townsend||The Family Early Intervention Program (FEIP) supports children with special needs and their families who are attending licensed childcare. We work with families and early learning professionals to pr ...|
|Helping Ourselves through Peer support and Employment (HOPE)||Brantford||A mental health consumer/survivor organization providing peer support, employment and volunteer opportunities to people with mental health issues
Offers peer support, consumer/survivor workshops, ...
|Little People of Ontario||Toronto||Non-profit organization concerned with the needs of people who for medical reasons are of small stature * Through social gatherings, support groups and international conferences assistance is given to ...|
|London Military Family Resource Centre, Hamilton/Cambridge Outreach Office||Hamilton Central||The Military Family Resource Centre for families of regular forces and reserve members provides the following services:
* Emergency and respite child care
* Support groups
* Dinner club to help milita ...
|Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Brant County Chapter, Ontario Division||Brantford||The MS Society's aim is to be a leader in finding a cure for multiple sclerosis and enabling those people affected by MS to enhance their quality of life .
The MS SocietyResearch is multi-faceted b ...
|Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Simcoe-Norfolk Unit, Ontario Division||Simcoe||The purpose of this organization is to provide equipment, education, care giving and support to people with MS and fund research equally.|
|Norfolk Aphasia Program||Waterford||An interactive communication group for people with aphasia, giving them an opportunity to use supported conversation with others who also have aphasia (language impairment) * Caregiver support is also ...|
|Ontario Lung Association, Brantford - Wayne Gretzky Pkwy, COPD Support Group||Brantford||Brant COPD Support Group provides supportand information for those with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease|
|Parkinson Society Southwestern Ontario, Dunnville - John St, Parkinson's Support Group||Dunnville||Support group for persons living with Parkinson's disease, their family and friends.
|Parkinson Society Southwestern Ontario||London||Resource centre provides literature, speakers and educational programs; raises money and accepts donations for research; coordinates support groups throughout Southwestern Ontario, training workshops ...|
|Parkinson Society Southwestern Ontario, Brantford - Mt Pleasant St, Parkinson's Support Group||Brantford||Support group for persons living with Parkinson's disease, their family and friends.|
|PKD Foundation of Canada, Hamilton Chapter||Etobicoke||The PKD Foundation of Canada began in Oakville, Ontario in 1993. Mission: Promote programs of research, advocacy, education, support and awareness in order to discover treatments and a cure for Polycy ...|
|Salvation Army, Simcoe - 184 Colborne St N, Generations||Simcoe||Mom's support group offering practical parenting tips, life skills, emotional and spiritual support * Childcare provided at group times * Support person welcome to attend
Home With A Heart (HWAH) ~ ...
|Schizophrenia Society of Ontario, Hamilton / Niagara Region||Hamilton Central||The Schizophrenia Society of Ontario's mission is to improve the quality of life for families affected by mental illness * Family is defined by caring relationships between people with schizophrenia, ...|
|St Leonard's Community Services, Brantford - Fairview Dr, Early Psychosis Intervention Family Support Group||Brantford||The Early Psychosis Intervention Family Support Group is an open group offering support to family members with a loved one age 14-35 years who has/is experiencing a first episode of psychosis. The Gro ...|
|St Leonard's Community Services, Brantford - Fairview Dr, Gambling Support Group||Brantford||The Gambling Support Group is for individuals struggling with any form of problematic gambling behaviour including but not limited to, casino gambling, sports betting, lottery tickets, on-line poker a ...|
|St Leonard's Community Services, Brantford - Fairview Dr, Reflections||Brantford||Reflections is an unstructured, ongoing maintenance support group for men and women with substance abuse problems. Discussions include relapse prevention; harm reduction strategies, activities of dail ...|
|St Leonard's Community Services, Brantford - Fairview Dr, S.M.A.R.T. Families Group||Brantford||Open group offering support to family members with a loved one with addiction issues. The goal of this group is to enhance family functioning and provide information relative to enabling behaviours, b ...|
|Take Charge!, Self-Management Strategy||Hamilton Mountain West||Take Charge is a free program offered through workshops for anyone struggling with an on-going health condition.
Find ways to:
* manage stress
* make healthier choices
* find support from other peop ...
|Taking Off Pounds Sensibly, Brantford - Dunsdon Royal Canadian Legion, TOPS Brantford 4297||Brantford||Nonprofit weight loss support group * members develop a weight loss plan * encourages healthy lifestyles through weight management support groups * sponsors obesity research * meetings emphasize nutri ...|
|Taking Off Pounds Sensibly, Brantford - Sydenham Street United Church, TOPS Brantford 5371||Brantford||Nonprofit weight loss support group * members develop a weight loss plan * encourages healthy lifestyles through weight management support groups * sponsors obesity research * meetings emphasize nutri ...|
|Taking Off Pounds Sensibly, Brantford - Sunlife Financial Graham Building, TOPS Brantford 4346||Brantford||Nonprofit weight loss support group * members develop a weight loss plan * encourages healthy lifestyles through weight management support groups * sponsors obesity research * meetings emphasize nutri ...|
|Taking Off Pounds Sensibly, Brantford - Smokey Hollow Retirement Estates, TOPS Brantford 4980||Brantford|
|Taking Off Pounds Sensibly, Brantford - Charlotte Seniors Center Club, TOPS Brantford 4168||Brantford|
|Taking Off Pounds Sensibly, Brantford - Rawdon Street Baptist Church, TOPS Brantford 0060||Brantford|
|Taking Off Pounds Sensibly, Brantford - John Noble Home, TOPS Brantford 4293||Brantford|
|Taking Off Pounds Sensibly, Paris - Paris Willett Hospital, TOPS Brantford 4138||Paris|
|Taking Off Pounds Sensibly, Scotland - St Marks Anglican Church, TOPS Brantford 4915||Scotland|
|Taking Off Pounds Sensibly, Brantford - St Jude's Church, TOPS Brantford 4805||Brantford|
|Taking Off Pounds Sensibly, Brantford - Heritage United Church, TOPS Brantford 4606||Brantford|
|Taking Off Pounds Sensibly, Port Dover - Grace United Church, TOPS Port Dover||Port Dover||Not-for-profit Weight loss program for person wishing to lose pounds *Chapter fees differ for all chapters * Support Group|
|Taking Off Pounds Sensibly, Port Rowan United Church, TOPS Port Rowan 4444||Port Rowan||This support group encourages weight loss and the use of the Canada Food Guide as well as exercise.|
|The Bridge||Brantford||THE BRIDGE provides opportunities for members of Brant County’s diverse sexual and gender identified communities to share stories, impart information, raise concerns, and recommend changes as they rel ...|
|Weight Watchers, Simcoe - South Dr||Simcoe||Weight Watchers is devoted to a comprehensive approach to weight management through an educational program directed at lifestyle change in an atmosphere of group support.
|Weight Watchers, Delhi - Main St||Delhi||Weight Watchers is devoted to a comprehensive approach to weight management through an educational program directed at lifestyle change in an atmosphere of group support.
|YMCA of Hamilton/Burlington/Brantford, Brantford - Darling St, Youth Gambling Awareness Program||Brantford||Program promotes prevention, education and community awareness in issues related to youth gambling. * interactive workshops for youth 8-24 years old * interactive workshops for adults involved in youn ...|