Support Group Meetings

In addition to one-on-one peer support and Kidney Connect online,  there are a number of  Kidney Connect Peer Support groups who meet monthly and discuss a variety of topics of interest to the group participants. Groups are facilitated by trained Peer Support Facilitators and currently meet in Kitchener, Niagara, Thunder Bay, Mississauga, Brampton and Oshawa.  For more information about Kidney Connect meetings please call 1.800.387.4474 ext.4973.

Click the community name below to see upcoming meeting dates.

Kitchener       Mississauga        Niagara          Oshawa         Thunder Bay

Kitchener - (Download schedule)

Date Time Location Topics/Guest Speakers (if applicable)
Tuesday, June 7, 2017 1:30 p.m. -3:00 p.m. GRH Freeport Campus
(Board Room VC2)
3570 King St. E.
 Kitchener
 
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 1:30 p.m. -3:00 p.m. GRH Freeport Campus
(Board Room VC2)
3570 King St. E.
 Kitchener
 
Wednesday, August 9, 2017 1:30 p.m. -3:00 p.m. GRH Freeport Campus
(Board Room VC2)
3570 King St. E.
 Kitchener
 
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 1:30 p.m. -3:00 p.m. GRH Freeport Campus
(Board Room VC2)
3570 King St. E.
 Kitchener
 
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 1:30 p.m. -3:00 p.m. GRH Freeport Campus
(Board Room VC2)
3570 King St. E.
 Kitchener
 
Tuesday, November, 7, 2017 1:30 p.m. -3:00 p.m. GRH Freeport Campus
(Board Room VC2)
3570 King St. E.
 Kitchener
 
 Wednesday, December 6, 2017  1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.   GRH Freeport Campus
(Board Room VC2)
3570 King St. E.
 Kitchener
 

Mississauga - (Download schedule)

 

Date Time Location  
Tuesday, June, 27, 2017 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Kidney Foundation of Canada
201-1599 Hurontario St., Mississauga
Monday, July 24, 2017 2:00 p.m. -3:30 p.m. Trillium Health Partners
Clinic Conference Room,
Renal Care Centre
75 Watline Ave., Mississauga
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 6:00 p.m. -7:30 p.m. Kidney Foundation of Canada 
Board Room
201-1599 Hurontario St., Mississauga
 
Monday, September 25, 2017 2:00 p.m. -3:30 p.m. Trillium Health Partners
Clinic Conference Room,
Renal Care Centre
75 Watline Ave., Mississauga
 
Tuesday, October 26, 2017 6:00 p.m. -7:30 p.m. Kidney Foundation of Canada 
Board Room
201-1599 Hurontario St., Mississauga
 
Monday, November 27, 2017 2:00 p.m. -3:30 p.m. Trillium Health Partners
Clinic Conference Room,
Renal Care Centre
75 Watline Ave., Mississauga
 

Niagara -  (Download Schedule)

Date Time Location  
Wednesday, June 7, 2017 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Niagara Health System
Welland Site
Dialysis Waiting Room
 
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 1:30 p.m. -3:00 p.m. Niagara Health System
St. Catharines Site
Walker Centre,
3rd Floor
Classroom 3A15.023
 
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 6:30 p.m. -8:00 p.m. Niagara Health System
St. Catharines Site
Walker Centre,
3rd Floor
Classroom 3A15.023
 
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 1:30 p.m. -3:00 p.m. Niagara Health System
St. Catharines Site
Walker Centre,
3rd Floor
Classroom 3A15.023
 
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 6:30 p.m. -8:00 p.m.   Niagara Health System
St. Catharines Site
Walker Centre,
3rd Floor
Classroom 3A15.023

 
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 1:30 p.m. -3:00 p.m. Niagara Health System
St. Catharines Site
Walker Centre,
3rd Floor
Classroom 3A15.023
 
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 6:30 p.m. -8:00 p.m. Niagara Health System
St. Catharines Site
Walker Centre,
3rd Floor
Classroom 3A15.023
 
       

Oshawa - (Download Schedule)

Coffee Club runs the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 420 Wing 1000 Stephenson Road, North Oshawa.

Date Time Location  
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 1:30 p.m. -2:30 p.m Oshawa Airport - FREE PARKING!
1000 Stephenson Rd.
North Oshawa
 
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 1:30 p.m. -2:30 p.m Oshawa Airport - FREE PARKING!
1000 Stephenson Rd.
North Oshawa
 
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 1:30 p.m. -2:30 p.m Oshawa Airport - FREE PARKING!
1000 Stephenson Rd.
North Oshawa
 
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 1:30 p.m. -2:30 p.m Oshawa Airport - FREE PARKING!
1000 Stephenson Rd.
North Oshawa
 
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 1:30 p.m. -2:30 p.m Oshawa Airport - FREE PARKING!
1000 Stephenson Rd.
North Oshawa
 
Wednesday, November, 15, 2017 1:30 p.m. -2:30 p.m Oshawa Airport - FREE PARKING!
1000 Stephenson Rd.
North Oshawa
 
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Oshawa Airport - FREE PARKING!
1000 Stephenson Rd.
North Oshawa
 
       


Thunder Bay (Download Schedule)

 

Date Time Location Topic/Guest Speakers (if applicable)
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences 
Volunteer Services Room 2000
Debbie Gallant, RN; Kidney Disease & Sexual (Dys)function
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 1:30 p.m. -3:00 p.m                    Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences 
Volunteer Services Room 2000
 
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 7:00 p.m. -8:30 p.m Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences 
Volunteer Services Room 2000
 
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 1:30 p.m. -3:00 p.m Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences 
Volunteer Services Room 2000
 
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences 
Volunteer Services Room 2000
 
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 1:30 p.m. -3:00 p.m Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences 
Volunteer Services Room 2000
 
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences 
Volunteer Services Room 2000
 

Ontario Branch - 1599 Hurontario Street, Suite 201, Mississauga, ON L5G 4S1 - Tel.: (905) 278-3003 / 1-800-387-4474
Charitable Registration Number: 107567398RR0001