Thalassemia Foundation of Canada

Site: Guelph Chapter

Contact Information
Former Name Ontario Thalassemia Association
Primary Contact Anita Aimola; Phone: 519-821-5802
Description (Site) Contact Chapter for location of annual benefit event
Located In Community Guelph
Mailing Address c/o Anita Aimola 
158 Alma St N 
Guelph, ON N1H 5X5
Physical Access Fully Accessible - clinic locations
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Local chapter of Thalassemia Foundation of Canada.
Description (Service) Support and funding for thalassemia scientific research, treatment, patient services, public awareness and education. 
NOTE: The largest centre for treatment of thalassemia patients in North America is located in Toronto. Clinic locations include Hospital for Sick Children (Hematology / Oncology Clinic) and Toronto General Hospital (Division of Hematology). Treatment is also available through Hamilton Health Sciences / McMaster University Medical Centre.
Hours Hours not specified
Areas Served Guelph ; Wellington County
Eligibility Treatment of thalassemia:  
* Hospital for Sick Children, Hematology / Oncology Clinic: children 17 years and younger  
* Toronto General Hospital, Division of Hematology: adults 
* McMaster University (Division of Hematology and Thromboembolism): clinical care for children and adults
Application Call or visit website for information
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1994
Resources Related website: Thalassemia International Federation 
Thalassemia Foundation of Canada is a member of the Thalassemia International Federation.
Service Categories Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Anemia ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Anemia