Alzheimer Society of Canada
The Alzheimer Society is a not-for-profit health organization dedicated to helping people affected by Alzheimer Disease. The Society consists of a national office, 10 provincial organizations and more than 140 local groups across the country.
Arthritis Society of Canada
The mission of The Arthritis Society is to search for the underlying causes and subsequent cures for arthritis, and to promote the best possible care and treatment for people with arthritis.
Autism Society Canada
The goal of ASC, through collaboration with Canadian governments, is reducing the impact of ASD on individuals and thier families, maximizing individual potential, and minimizing cost of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). ASC feels that this can be accomplished through universally available, reasonably accessible and timely expertise.
Breast Cancer Society of Canada
Our mandate is to fund vital Canadian research into improving the detection, prevention, and treatment of breast cancer as well as to ultimately find a cure and create awareness through education.
Canadian Blood Services
Every minute of every day, someone in Canada needs blood. That someone could be a loved one, a friend, a co-worker—or even you.
Canadian Cancer Society
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 Diabetes Association
With over 150 branches across the country, the Canadian Diabetes Association is the largest non-governmental supporter of diabetes research, education and advocacy. Together with its sections and councils, its employees and volunteers, the Canadian Diabetes Association plays an invaluable role in the everyday lives of the over 2 million Canadians who live with diabetes.
Canadian Liver Foundation
The Canadian Liver Foundation is committed to combating every form of liver disease through research, education and patient support programs. Recognized by medical practitioners and policy makers as Canada's authoritative voice with respect to liver disease.
Canadian Mental Health Association
The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) exists to promote the mental health of all people and to serve mental health consumers, their families and friends. Founded in 1918, it is one of the oldest voluntary organizations in Canada.
Canadian Ophthalmological Society
The purpose of the Canadian Ophthalmological Society is to assure the provision of optimal eye care to all Canadians by promoting excellence in ophthalmology and providing services to support its members in practice.
Canadian Red Cross
The Canadian Red Cross helps people affected by emergencies and disasters—situations ranging from a housefire to a flood that disrupts an entire region of the country. Following a disaster, the Red Cross works with governments and other humanitarian organizations to provide for people's basic needs—food, clothing, shelter, first aid, emotional support and family reunification.
Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of Canada
The Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of Canada (CCFC) is a national not-for-profit voluntary medical research Foundation. Its mission is to find the cure for inflammatory bowel disease. To achieve its mission, the Foundation is committed to raising increasing funds for medical research.
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Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
The Heart and Stroke Foundation is a leading funder of heart and stroke research in Canada, with hundreds of hospital and university-based research teams depending on us year after year.
Kidney Foundation of Canada
The Foundation continues its focus on strategies to improve the organ donor rate in Canada. It is also exploring preventive approaches to detect chronic renal insufficiency at an early stage, delay its progression and prevent complications associated with the disease.
Kids With Cancer
The Kids with Cancer Society recognizes that a diagnosis of cancer has a tremendous impact on the entire family. For this reason, we are committed to developing programs and services, in collaboration with the Oncology team, that addresses the needs of the entire family.
Parkinson Society Canada
Parkinson Society Canada is a not for profit, national charitable organization. The Society raises money through corporate sponsorships, public donations, and planned gifts. Finding the cause and cure for Parkinson's disease remains our chief mission.
St. John Ambulance Canada
St. John Ambulance Canada is a world-wide, non-denominational charitable organization, dedicated to the service of others. St. John Ambulance was founded in Canada in 1882. Under this banner, volunteers from coast-to-coast carry out the humanitarian services of the Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem.
The Canadian Lung Association
The Lung Association's programs and activities are conducted at the national, provincial and municipal levels. There are ten provincial Lung Associations and one territorial, the North West Territories.