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Organization: Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada - Burlington Adult Brain Tumour Support Group  
Phone Numbers: 519-642-7755
Toll-Free: 1-800-265-5106
Website: www.braintumour.ca/274/burlington-and-hamilton-are...
Address:
Burlington Public Library - Aldershot Branch
550 Plains Rd E
Burlington, ON
L7T 2E3
Intersection: Plains Rd E and Joan Dr
Location: Burlington (Aldershot South)
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Third Thu of the month 7pm-8:30pm
Dates: No meetings in July or August
Executives: Todd Goold
519-642-7755 ext 237
Service Description: Offers help to anyone affected by any type of brain tumour * support group for people affected by brain tumours (survivors, patients, families and loved ones) * provides connections with others who have faced life with a brain tumour thereby offering reassurance, reducing feelings of isolation and reinforcing a positive, hopeful attitude, and by sharing practical information

  • help make informed decisions about brain tumour treatment options
  • learn about community resources
  • work to develop coping skills in order to reduce anxiety, feelings of loss of control and fear of the unknown 
  • talk to others about changes in family roles and the financial strain that can come as a result of a brain tumour diagnosis

Fees: Free
Application: Self referral - drop in
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: People with a brain tumour, family members or caregivers
Languages: English
Area(s) Served:
Burlington and Hamilton  
See Also: Cancer
Diseases and Conditions Support Groups

This information was last completely updated on November 29, 2017

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Updated November 29, 2017
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