An excellent package to give to your disability lawyer
$25.00 cheque payable to Marj van de Sande
Produced by National ME/FM Action Network:
An 100+ page booklet of important medical and legal, etc. articles
National ME/FM Action Network
3836 Carling Avenue
$20.00 payable to National ME/FM Action Network
This clinic is relatively new. I was there for a 3 hour appointment.
The staff is wonderful. It feels so safe. They don't judge or make you feel threatened at all.
|The Environmental Health Clinic,
Women's College Hospital
Environmental Health Clinic
Women's College Hospital
Room 538, 5th Floor,
76 Grenville Street,
They are there to help.
This program is for anyone having high cost of prescription drugs, and your insurance covers only a % of the cost, or, if you have no insurance.
Trillium Drug Program1-800-575-5386
Ontario Drugs Program Branch
5700 Yonge Street, 15th Floor
North York, Ontario
You initially pay a deductible.
Your doctor is required to write a letter for Section 8
For the cost of medication beyond the list covered by Trillium Plan1-416-327-8109
Ontario Drugs Program Branch (Section 8)
5700 Yonge Street, 3rd Floor
North York, Ontario
There is a Federal Special Access Program for products not available in Canada.
Federal Emergency Release Drug Program1-613-941-2108
Your physician can, possibly, obtain medications for you.
Call Health and Welfare Canada for an application.
If your physician feels that you would benefit from medical services not available in Ontario
Out of Province and Canada Medical Care1-800-268-4300
General Inquiry Number for Ministry of Health.
If the Medical Care you seek is not available in your area.
||Northern Ontario Travel Grant|
Sault Ste. Marie:
Non-profit for Canadians in financial need for medical treatment outside their communities.
Mission Air Transportation Network1-416-222-6335
$25 processing fee and 2 to 3 weeks notice please.
I belong to this list, receive Canadian information and have made new friends.
Canadian Emailing Listgharris@pto.igs.net
Contact: Gerry Harris (a co-owner)
A wonderful active organization.
National ME/FM Action Network Websitehttp://www3.sympatico.ca/me-fm.action/
<1>GATEWAY GROCERIES ON LINE*** A perfect way to shop for groceries at supermarket prices.***They deliver. I have used them and recommend them whole-heartedly.
The Nightingale Research Foundation Website
A handy number for us to have
College of Physicians and Surgeons1-416-961-1711
Ability online for youths with disabilities i.e. CFS
Sick Children's Hospitalhttp://www.ablelink.org
Lots of information and links.
Roger Burns Sitehttp://www.cfs-news.org/news.htm
A wonderful source of information and participation.
Mary Schweitzer's Informationhttp://home.netcom.com/~schweit2/home.html
She offers the "basics and beyond"- a very beautiful site
Marilyn Kerr RN Web Sitehttp://www.geocities.com/HotSprings/6028/
General ME/CFS Information
An amazing organization, provides new and gently used equipment i.e. wheelchairs, to adults in financial need they also rent out equipment.
The Ontario March of DimesBruce, Grey, Dufferin, Simcoe, Muskoka, Wellington, and Waterloo
Middlesex, Oxford, Elgin, Kent, Lambton, Essex, Peel, and Huron
Toronto, York, Durham, Victoria, Haliburton, Peterborough and northcumberland
Manitoulin, Perry Sound, Temishaming, Nipissing, Cochrane, Algoma, Thunder Bay, Rainy River, Nipissing, Cochrane, and Kenora
Ottawa, Carleton, Renfrew, Stormant, Dundas, Glengarry, Frontenac, Leeds, Grenville, Lanard, and Hastings
Regional Municipalities of:
Niagara, Haldimand, Norfold, Hamilton-Wentworth also
Brant and Halton
For people with health disabilities who have difficulty qualifying for travel insurance
Travelability Program (The Ontario March of Dimes)1-888-573-7251
Canadian E-Mail subscription.
Start an E-Mail list of your own
Good medical Search Engine.
Medical World Searchhttp://www.mwsearch.com
Health Guide to sites across Canada.
|High on my list.
Health Care Information Resources http://www-hsl.mcmaster.ca/tomflem/top.html
Hope and Help for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
CDC case definitions.
Centers for Disease Control and Preventionhttp://www.cdc.gov
A Guide to Information and Support/Medical
Get the latest news.
A peer-reviewed Resource for Primary Care.
Physicians, Drugs, etc.
Billing Code for Primary Care Counseling
Billing Code K005
Please advise your physcian.
Apparently this code is not well know and will assist your physician in being financially compensated for your appointments.
Affordable administrative/legal help.
Cameron & Associates Ltd.1-613-237-2296
1-877-251-4608 *Toll Free*
401-200 Elgin Street,
A UK site, very interesting and informative.
Health Watch at CBS
Physician reviewed information
Responsible Health Information
A must to help protect yourself.
More Health Information
Library of Medicene
Funded by Health Canada
A Health Search Engine
Home to John's Hopkins Health Information
The Mayo Clinic
A helping hand for CFS/FMS people grappling with Worker's Comp. and
Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped (AISH)
It also provides support groups and distress calls.
The FM First Step and Beyond Society of Canada1-403-255-9536
Canadian Infectious Diseases Society
Arthritis Canada Website
Dedicated to providing support to people in chronic pain and
gives them assistance in living their lives to the fullest.
North American Chronic Pain Association of Canadahttp://www3.sympatico.ca/nacpac/
Health Canada Online
Canadian Institute for Health Information
Canadian Medical Association Online
A very informative site.
ME & FM Manualhttp://www.geocities.com/CapitolHill/1544/
The Canadian Human Rights Commission
Place de Ville, Tower A.
320 Queen Street, 13th Floor
Committed to reducing the human, social and economic cost of disability to workers,
employers, and society through education.
National Institute of Disability Management and Research1-250-724-4344/8745
3699 Roger Street, Port
Eastern Canadian Office
PO Box 8803, Station T
The Canadian Center on Disability Studies
Not a job placement service, but an international toll-free consulting service that
provides info. about jobs ,accommodations and employability of people with disabilities.
The Job Accommodation Network Canada (JANCana)http://janweb.icdi.wvu.edu/english/homecan.htm
This is the Active Living Alliance for Canadians with a Disability
-Ceci est de l'Alliance de vie active pour les Canadiennes ayant un handicap
a partnership of 14 National Associations whose common goal is to facilitate active living
opportunities for Canadians with a disability.
Active Living Alliance1-613-723-8710
1-800-771-0663 *TOLL FREE*
1101 promenade Prince of Wales Drive, Suite 230,
1-800-883-1813 *Toll Free*
Accessible Transportation Directorate
15 Eddy Street, Hull
Arch: A Legal Resource Centre for Persons with Disabilities
40 Orchad View Boulevard, Suite 255,
1-800-561-1497 *Toll Free*
Association for the Neurologically Disabled of Canada
59 Clement Road,
Canadian Association of Independent Living Centres
350 Sparks Street, Suite 1004,
1-800-665-9017 *Toll Free*
Canadian Clearinghouse on Disability Issues
c/o Office of Disability Issues, Human Resources Development
25 Eddy Street, Suite 100
Canadian Council on Rehabilitation and Work
20 King Street West, 9th Floor
A comprehensive resource for persons with diabilities worldwide!
A directory of disability on the net.
The Integrated Network of Disability Information and Educationhttp://indie.ca/browse.cfm?Mode=Gfx&Language=English&SelectCat=84
Students with disability grants.
Canada Student Loanshttp://www.hrdcdrhc.gc.ca/hrdc/hrib/learnlit/ops/cslp/engraph/y232073.html #100
A one stop resource for students from around the world studying to support and work for
individuals with disabilities.
Disability Information for Students and Professionalshttp://www.abilityinfo.com/
BRITISH COLUMBIA LINKS
To support British Columbians with disabilities.
The Strategy for Coordination Disability Issues (The Strategy)http://indie.ca/strategy/
Information, links, and newsletter.
ME Victoria Assn.http://www.geog.uvic.ca/mevic/
A much needed new site soon to be completed.
**** NEW *** GRAND OPENING **** British Columbia MEBChttp://www.mefm.bc.caMEBC@mefm.bc.ca
CFIDS/ME/FMS Information and Resources
The mission of ACED is to support and promote entrepreneurial employment
opportunities by and on behalf of persons with disabilities.
Alberta Centre on Entrepreneurship and Disabilities Home Pagehttp://www.acs.ucalgary.ca/~aced/
Actively supports and promotes the rights and freedom of those with disabilities.
Alberta Committee of Citizens with Disabilitieshttp://indie.ca/accd/index.htm
Provides services and assist in obtaining employment of persons with disabilities.
13325 St. Albert Trail,
#7,6020-1A Street S.W.
To promote full participation and equality of people with disabilities.
Society for Manitobans with Disabilities http://www.smd-services.com/4/index.htm
A Wonderful, Feel-good, Informative Site
orgnisme du gouvernement du Auebec qui veille a la coordination
des services dispenses aux personnes handicapees.
Office des personnes handicpees du Quebec http://www.ophq.gouv.qc.ca/
Beautifully presented and full of information.
Doug Lobel's sitehttp://home.istar.ca/~dlobel/indes.htm
A WONDERFUL MONTREAL FIBROMYALIA SITE
FIBROMYALGIE ET VOUS/FIBROMYALGIA AND YOUhttp://members.tripod.com/invisdisease/index.htm
Environmental Illness Society of Canada http://www.eisc.ca/EI-overview.htm
La societe canadienne pour les sensibilities environment
focus on CFS and FM
CFIDS Association of America
A wonderful site, full of information and warmth.
Sue Boettcher http://wwcoco.com/cfids
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