Osteoporosis Canada [Central East]

Site: Simcoe Muskoka - Mailing Address

Service: Simcoe Muskoka Chapter

Caregiver Support Headings
Seniors Classification Health Services ; Physical Disabilities
Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone Regional Integration Lead for Simcoe/Muskoka: 705-716-8976
Toll Free Phone 1-800-463-6842 ext 2319
Fax 705-428-5388
E-Mail mmenecola@osteoporosis.ca
Website www.osteoporosis.ca
Located In Community Stayner
Address & Map
Stayner, ON
Contact Information
Primary Contact Monica Menecola, Regional Integration Lead for Simcoe/Muskoka
Mailing Address Box 303 
Stayner, ON L0M 1S0
Description & Services
Description (Service) 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 groups  
* 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).
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 ; Call or visit website for more information.
Other Details
Physical Access Not Applicable
Print Material Booklets; Brochures; Fact sheets; DVDs; Osteoblast Newsletter