If you live in Toronto (not Etobicoke) or York Region: Rozi Andrejas, Phone 905-787-1645, email email@example.com
(mailing address: 9665 Bayview Ave., PO Box 32539 Richmond Hill, ON L4C 9V0)
If you live in Etobicoke or the western Greater Toronto Area : Maike Zinabou Phone: 1-866-796-8016 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
(mailing address c/o 151 Frederick St. #400, Kitchener, ON. N2H 2M2 fax: 519-749-8965) Maike also helps those in Niagara region and communities to the west, northwest and southwest of Toronto.
If you live in East Central/Durham region, please contact Marilyn Mitchell, Director, East Central Ontario Resource Centre. Her phone number is 905-426-4333, or email at email@example.com. (mailing address: 71 Old Kingston Road, PO Box 103, Ajax, ON, LIT 3A6).
Support and education evenings in Toronto:
Wednesday May 29th from 7pm-9pm at Hillcrest Library, 5801 Leslie St., Toronto. With guest speaker Ivana Petricone. She is the executive director and staff lawyer of ARCH Disability Law Centre, and the topic of discussion will be the employment law when you have a disability. The evening will address such areas such as requirements around disclosure of your disability and the legal protections of obligations in employment for persons with a disability and their employer.
To attend, RSVP 1 week ahead with Rozi at 905-787-1645 or email randrejas @huntingtonsociety.ca to get on the list of invitees and suggest topics and/or guest speakers for an upcoming session.
Thanks for speaking at previous sessions:
Fiona Bellefeuille, Dietician, for presenting on high calorie foods and snacks, fun recipes to try, swallowing assessments and food suggestions.
Lisa Yassein of Northern Lights Canada for explaining the RDSP (Registered Disability Savings Plans).
Carol Harren of Ontario Shores for presenting on Mental Health issues in HD.
Larissa MacSween and Belinda Marchese for presenting on Hospice Toronto and its new Young Carers Program.
Clare Gibbons, North York General Hospital Department of Genetics, for presenting on the "Genetics of HD."