Osteoporosis Canada [Central East]

Site: Simcoe Muskoka - Mailing Address

Service: Simcoe Muskoka Chapter

Description
Description (Service) Osteoporosis Canada educates, empowers and supplies individuals and communities in the risk reduction and treatment of Osteoporosis by raising awareness, promoting better bone health, educating health care professionals, and helping people prevent fractures and prevent falls. 
 
Programs and resources provided include: 
* toll fee information line (1-800-463-6842 English and 1-800-977-1778 French) 
* access to free information through website, including brochures, fact sheets, cookbooks and other resources  
* individual and group support via self-help groups and Osteoblast newsletter (available to all members) 
* education sessions on osteoporosis fractures and falls prevention 
* speakers to address your group  
* public awareness displays at wellness fairs, health promotion days and other events 
* information and educational opportunities for health care professionals 
* November is Osteoporosis month 
 
Osteoporosis Canada is a member of the Simcoe Muskoka Integrated Fall Strategy (SMIFS).
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Muskoka District ; Simcoe County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call or visit the website for more information
Languages English
Fees None - Services ; May be nominal fees associated with public education sessions and community speakers * most information is free * call or visit website for more information
Address and Location
Located In Community Stayner
Address & Map
Stayner, ON
Physical Access Not Applicable
Contact Information
Office Phone Regional Integration Lead for Simcoe/Muskoka: 705-716-8976
Toll Free Phone 1-800-463-6842 ext 2319
Fax 705-428-5048
E-Mail mmenecola@osteoporosis.ca
Website www.osteoporosis.ca
Primary Contact Monica Menecola, Regional Integration Lead for Simcoe/Muskoka
Mailing Address Box 303 
Stayner, ON L0M 1S0

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