Group Name: The Thyroid Foundation of Canada
Description: The Thyroid Foundation of Canada/La Fondation canadienne de la Thyroïde was founded in 1980 by Diana Meltzer Abramsky CM, BA in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. Diana wanted to help the many patients suffering from thyroid disease as she had done. With the assistance of Dr. Jack Wall she began a thyroid foundation in Canada. A research fund was set up and educational material developed for patients on a wide range of thyroid topics.
Where: P.O. Box 298 | Bath, ON K0H 1G0
When: Four free public meetings with speaker are held each year (on Saturdays around 2:00 p.m.). Call for dates and locations. Contributions go directly to stated goals. Membership $25 single, $30 family and $20 seniors and students.
Contact: 1-800-267-8822 | 416-398-6184 Helpline | www.thyroid.ca