Resources

senior resources

 

Aging Organizations and General Interest

 

 

Canadian Caregiver Coalition

http://www.ccc-ccan.ca/

 

Elder Abuse Helpline
1-888-489-2287

 

Seniors Abuse Help Line
780-454-8888
http://www.crisissupportcentre.com/get_support_now/seniors-abuse-helpline/

 

Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association

Tel: 613-241-3663
Toll Free: 1-800-668-2785
Living Lessons® Hospice Palliative Care
Info Line: 1-877-203-4636

http://www.chpca.net/

 

Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada

222 Queen Street, Suite 1402
Ottawa, ON K1P 5V9
Telephone (613)569-4361

http://www.heartandstroke.com

 

Public Health Agency of Canada

http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca
http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/seniors-aines/faq/gen/gen-eng.php

 

National Advisory Council on Aging
613-957-1968
http://www.ohpe.ca/

 

Active Living Coalition for Older Adults
1-800-549-9799
http://www.alcoa.ca/

 

Canadian Association of Retired Persons (CARP)
416-363-8748
http://www.carp.ca/

 

The Royal Canadian Legion
905-841-7999
http://www.legion.ca/

 

Older Women’s Network
416-214-1518
http://olderwomensnetwork.org/

 

Income Security – Pensions
1-800-277-9914
http://www.hrsdc.gc.ca/eng/retirement/index.html

 

Veterans Affairs Canada
1 800 647 1822
http://www.veterans.gc.ca/

 

Health Canada
613-957-2991
http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/index-eng.php

 

Canadian National Institute for the Blind
1-800-563-2642
http://www.cnib.ca/en/Pages/default.aspx

 

Canadian MedicAlert Foundation
1-800-668-1507
http://www.medicalert.ca/en/index.asp

 

Canadian Lung Association
1-888-566-5864
http://www.lung.ca/home-accueil_e.php

 

Canadian Liver Foundation
1-800-563-5483
http://www.liver.ca/

 

Canadian Institute for Health Information
416-481-2002
http://www.cihi.ca/

 

Canadian Hearing Society
416-928-2500
http://www.chs.ca/

 

Canadian Health Food Association
905-479-6939
https://www.chfa.ca/

 

Canadian Diabetes Association
1-800-226-8464
http://www.diabetes.ca/

 

Canadian Cancer Society
416-961-7223
http://www.cancer.ca/

 

The Kidney Foundation of Canada
1-800-414-3484
http://www.kidney.ca/

 

The Arthritis Society (Arthritis Answers Line)
1-800-321-1433
http://www.arthritis.ca/page.aspx?pid=1301

 

Parkinson Society Canada
1-800-565-3000
http://www.parkinson.ca/

 

Osteoporosis Society of Canada
1-800-463-6842
http://www.osteoporosis.ca/

 

Colorectal Cancer Association of Canada
1-877-502-6566
http://www.colorectal-cancer.ca/

 

The Ontario Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse
1-866-299-1011
http://www.onpea.org/

 

Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (ON)
1-800-268-1154
http://www.health.gov.on.ca/en/

 

Association of Ontario Health Centres
416-236-2539
http://www.aohc.org/

 

Ministry of Health Services (BC)
250-952-3456
http://www.gov.bc.ca/health/

 

Healthlink BC
604-822-1330
http://www.healthlinkbc.ca/

 

BC Coalition to Eliminate Abuse of Seniors
604-437-1940
http://bcceas.ca/

 

BC’s Health Information Line
1-800-465-4911
http://www.health.gov.bc.ca/navigation/1-800.html

 

Alberta Seniors
1-800-642-3853
http://www.seniors.alberta.ca/

 

Alberta Health Services
1-866-408-5465
http://www.albertahealthservices.ca/

 

Alberta Health Link
1-866-408-5465
http://www.albertahealthservices.ca/services.asp?pid=saf&rid=1047132

 

Association québécoise de défense des droits des personnes retraités ou préretraités
514-935-1551
http://www.aqdr.org/

 

 

ALZHEIMER SOCIETIES

 

Alzheimer Society of B.C.
#300 – 828 West 8th Ave.
Vancouver, BC V5Z 1E2
Tel: (604) 681-6530
Toll-free: 1-800-667-3742 (B.C. only)
E-mail: info@alzheimerbc.org
Web: www.alzheimerbc.org

 

Alzheimer Society of Alberta and Northwest Territories
10531 Kingsway Avenue
Edmonton Alberta T5H 4K1
Tel: (780) 488-2266
Toll-free: 1-866-950-5465 (AB and NWT only)
E-mail: info@alzheimer.ab.ca
Web: www.alzheimer.ab.ca

 

Alzheimer Society Of Saskatchewan

301 – 2550 – 12th Ave.
Regina, SK S4P 3X1
Tel: (306) 949-4141
Toll-free: 1-800-263-3367 (Saskatchewan only)
E-mail: office@alzheimer.sk.ca
Web: www.alzheimer.ca/en/sk

 

Alzheimer Society of Manitoba

Unit 10 – 120 Donald St.
Winnipeg, MB R3C 4G2
Tel: (204) 943-6622
Toll-free: 1-800-378-6699 (Manitoba only)
E-mail: alzmb@alzheimer.mb.ca
Web:www.alzheimer.mb.ca

 

Alzheimer Society of Ontario

20 Eglinton Ave. W., 16th floor
Toronto, ON M4R 1K8
Tel: (416) 967-5900
Toll-free: 1-800-879-4226 (Ontario only)
E-mail: staff@alzheimeront.org
Web:www.alzheimer.ca/on

 

Federation of Quebec Alzheimer Societies

5165, rue Sherbrooke Ouest, bur. 211
Montreal, QC H4A 1T6
Tel: (514) 369-7891
Toll-free: 1-888-636-6473
E-mail: info@alzheimerquebec.ca
Web:www.alzheimerquebec.ca

 

Alzheimer Society of New Brunswick
320 Maple Street, Suite 100,
Fredericton, NB, E3A 3R4
Tel: (506) 459-4280
Toll-free: 1-800-664-8411 (New Brunswick only)
E-mail: info@alzheimernb.ca
Web:www.alzheimernb.ca

 

Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia

112-2717 Gladstone St.
Halifax, NS B3K 0A4
Tel: (902) 422-7961
Toll-free: 1-800-611-6345 (Nova Scotia only)
E-mail: alzheimer@asns.ca
Web:www.alzheimer.ca/ns

 

Alzheimer Society of Prince Edward Island
166 Fitzroy St.
Charlottetown, PE C1A 1S1
Tel: (902) 628-2257
Toll-free: 1-866-628-2257
E-mail: society@alzpei.ca
Web:www.alzheimer.ca/pei

 

Alzheimer Society of Newfoundland and Labrador
685 Water St.
P.O. Box 37013
St. John’s, NL A1E 5Y2
Tel: (709) 576-0608
Toll-free: 1-877-776-0608 (NL only)
E-mail: alzheimersociety@nf.aibn.com
Web: www.alzheimernl.org