Kidney Foundation of Canada (The)

Ontario Branch

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Record #: CWD5936 Last Modified: 18 Jul 2014 Last Full Update: 26 Sep 2012
Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone905-278-3003
Toll Free Phone1-800-387-4474 * KIDNEY CONNECT Peer Support: 1-866-390-7337 (1-866-390-PEER) * Clothing and Household Goods Donation Line 1-800-414-3484 * Kidney Car Program 1-866-788-2277 (CARS)
Fax905-271-4990
E-Mailkidney@kidney.on.ca
Websitewww.kidney.ca/ontario
Social MediaFacebook Twitter YouTube
Address NotesSE of Hurontario Street and South Service Road
LocationMississauga
Address1599 Hurontario St, Unit 201
Mississauga, ON L5G 4S1
 
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Contact Information
Primary ContactWendy Kudeba, Director of Marketing & Communications; Phone: (Business) 1-800-387-4474 ext 4980; Email: wkudeba@kidney.on.ca
Alternate ContactGeorgina Rose, Communication Programs Admin Assistant; Phone: ext 4971
Volunteer CoordinatorCarol Kostoff, Manager of Executive and Support Services; Phone: (Business) 1-800-387-4474 ext 4972
Primary ExecutiveJim O'Brien, Executive Director; Phone: 1-800-387-4474 ext 4950; Email: jobrien@kidney.on.ca
Alternate ExecutiveSusan McKenzie, Senior Director of Development; Phone: 1-800-387-4474 ext 4960; Email: smckenzie@kidney.on.ca
Description & Services
DescriptionThe Foundation supports and encourages the research into the incidence, causes, treatment, and prevention of all kidney diseases. This Branch provides programs or referrals to local community programs designed to meet the social and physical needs of kidney patients.  
 
Patient services include renal education * KIDNEY CONNECT Peer Support Group * information manuals on kidney disease * videos * DVDs * travel loans for dialysis patients travelling out of province and short-term emergency financial assistance. 
 
Accepts donations of recyclable and reusable clothing and household goods 1-800-414-3484 
 
Kidney Car Program (1-866-788-2277) welcomes donations of unwanted motor vehicles, running or not, for auction or salvage. Donors will have their vehicles towed free of charge and receive an income tax receipt. Proceeds support Kidney Foundation research, programs and services. 
 
March is Kidney Health Month. 
 
A registered charitable organization.
HoursMon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
DatesYear round
Areas ServedOntario
LanguagesEnglish
FeesNone
Other Details
Established1964
ElectionsSpring
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Print MaterialVarious videos, booklets and pamphlets available through community offices or online at www.kidney.ca/ontario