Other Useful Links

 

Agency

Web Site

Description of service

Health Canada

http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/index-eng.php Federal department responsible for helping Canadians maintain and improve their health, while respecting individual choices and circumstances.
Public Health Agency of Canada http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/index-eng.php

Promotes and protects the health of Canadians through leadership, partnership, innovation and action in public health.

Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology http://www.csep.ca/english/view.asp?x=804 Professionals interested and involved in the scientific study of exercise physiology, exercise biochemistry, fitness and health.
Think first – concussion information
 
http://www.thinkfirst.ca/index.aspx An organization dedicated to preventing injury and saving lives.
World Health Organization
 
http://www.who.int/en/ Providing leadership on global health matters.
Canadian Diabetes Association
 

http://www.diabetes.ca/

Helping people with diabetes live healthy lives while working to find a cure.
Canadian Cancer Society http://www.cancer.ca/ Working towards the eradication of cancer and the enhancement of the quality of life of people living with cancer.
Canadian Hearing Society   Leading provider of services, products, and information that remove barriers to communication, advance hearing health, and promote equity for people who are culturally deaf, oral deaf, deafened and hard of hearing.
Heart and Stroke Foundation
 
http://www.heartandstroke.com/site/c.ikIQLcMWJtE/b.2796497/k.BF8B/Home.htm Prevent heart and stroke disease, save lives, promote recovery.
Canadian Lung Association
 
http://www.lung.ca/home-accueil_e.php Promoting and improving lung health for all Canadians.
Ontario Trillium Foundation

 

The Foundation's mission is to build healthy and vibrant communities throughout Ontario by strengthening the capacity of the voluntary sector, through investments in community-based initiatives.