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     Scarborough      Thunder Bay

Kitchener - (Download schedule)

Date Time Location Topics/Guest Speakers (if applicable)
Tuesday, January 8, 2019 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.  GRH Freeport Campus
(Board Room VC2)
3570 King St. E.
 Kitchener

 
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 1:30 PM - 3 PM **ROOM CHANGE**
GRH Freeport Campus (Room PT2 1119)

Participants asked to enter Pioneer Terrace Doors, elevators are on the left. Upon arrival at level 2, Catherine will be at the desk to direct participants.
 
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 1:30 PM - 3 PM

GRH Freeport Campus
(Board Room VC2)
3570 King St. E.
 Kitchener

 
Wednesday April 10, 2019 1:30 PM - 3 PM GRH Freeport Campus
(Board Room VC2)
3570 King St. E.
 Kitchener

 
Tuesday May 14, 2019 1:30 PM - 3 PM GRH Freeport Campus
(Board Room VC2)
3570 King St. E.
 Kitchener

 
Wednesday June 12, 2019 1:30 PM - 3 PM GRH Freeport Campus
(Board Room VC2)
3570 King St. E.
 Kitchener

 
       

Mississauga - (Download schedule)

 

Date Time Location  
December 11, 2018 6-7 PM

The Kidney Foundation of Canada

Board Room

201-1599 Hurontario St. Mississauga

-Free Parking!

Monday January 21, 2019 2-3:30 PM

Trillium Health Partners
Clinic Conference Room
Renal Care Centre
75 Watline Ave., Mississauga

-Free Parking!

Wednesday February 27, 2019 6-7:30 PM

The Kidney Foundation of Canada 
Board Room
201-1599 Hurontario St., Mississauga

 

-Free Parking!

 
Monday March 25, 2019 2-2:30 PM

Trillium Health Partners
Clinic Conference Room
Renal Care Centre
75 Watline Ave., Mississauga

-Free Parking!

 
Wednesday April 24, 2019 6-7:30 PM

The Kidney Foundation of Canada 
Board Room
201-1599 Hurontario St., Mississauga

-Free Parking!

 
Monday May 27, 2019 2-2:30 PM

Trillium Health Partners
Clinic Conference Room
Renal Care Centre
75 Watline Ave., Mississauga

-Free Parking!

 
Wednesday June 26, 2019 6-7:30 PM

The Kidney Foundation of Canada 
Board Room
201-1599 Hurontario St., Mississauga

-Free Parking!

 
       

Niagara -  (Download Schedule)

Date Time Location  
December 11, 2018 6:30-7 PM

Niagara Health System
St. Catharines Site
3rd Floor, Classroom 3A15.023
1200 Fourth Ave., St. Catharines

-Free parking!

 
Tuesday January 15, 2019 1:30-3 PM

Niagara Health System
St. Catharines Site
3rd Floor, Classroom 3A15.023
1200 Fourth Ave., St. Catharines

-Free parking!

 
Tuesday February 12, 2019 6:30-8 PM

Niagara Health System
St. Catharines Site
3rd Floor, Classroom 3A15.023
1200 Fourth Ave., St. Catharines

-Free parking!

 
Tuesday March 12, 2019 1:30-3 PM

Niagara Health System
St. Catharines Site
3rd Floor, Classroom 3A15.023
1200 Fourth Ave., St. Catharines

-Free parking!

 
Tuesday April 9, 2019 6:30-8 PM

Niagara Health System
St. Catharines Site
3rd Floor, Classroom 3A15.023
1200 Fourth Ave., St. Catharines

-Free parking!

 
Tuesday May 7, 2019 1:30-3 PM

Niagara Health System
St. Catharines Site
3rd Floor, Classroom 3A15.023
1200 Fourth Ave., St. Catharines

-Free parking!

 
Tuesday June 4, 2019 6:30-8 PM

Niagara Health System
St. Catharines Site
3rd Floor, Classroom 3A15.023
1200 Fourth Ave., St. Catharines

-Free parking!

 
       
       

Oshawa - (Download Schedule)

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

Date Time Location  
December 19, 2018 1:30-2:30 PM Oshawa Airport - FREE PARKING!
1000 Stephenson Rd.
North Oshawa
 
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Oshawa Airport - FREE PARKING!
1000 Stephenson Rd.
North Oshawa
 
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Oshawa Airport - FREE PARKING!
1000 Stephenson Rd.
North Oshawa
 
Wednesday, Mrach 20, 2019 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Oshawa Airport - FREE PARKING!
1000 Stephenson Rd.
North Oshawa
 
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Oshawa Airport - FREE PARKING!
1000 Stephenson Rd.
North Oshawa
 
Wednesday, May 15, 2019 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Oshawa Airport - FREE PARKING!
1000 Stephenson Rd.
North Oshawa
 
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Oshawa Airport - FREE PARKING!
1000 Stephenson Rd.
North Oshawa
 
       
       

Scarborough (Download Schedule)

Wednesday, January 2, 2019 6:30-8 PM

Scarborough Hospital Network,
General Site
3050 Lawrence Ave. East
Meeting Room #6,
Crockford Wing Basement

-Free parking!

Wednesday February 6, 2019 2-3:30 PM

Scarborough Hospital Network, General Site
3050 Lawrence Ave. East
Meeting Room #6,
Crockford Wing Basement

-Free parking!

Wednesday March 6, 2019 6:30-8 PM

Scarborough Hospital Network, General Site
3050 Lawrence Ave. East
Meeting Room #6,
Crockford Wing Basement

-Free parking!

Wednesday April 3, 2019 2-3:30 PM

Scarborough Hospital Network, General Site
3050 Lawrence Ave. East
Meeting Room #6,
Crockford Wing Basement

-Free parking!

Wednesday May 1, 2019 6:30-8 PM

Scarborough Hospital Network, General Site
3050 Lawrence Ave. East
Meeting Room #6,
Crockford Wing Basement

-Free parking!

Wednesday June 5, 2019 2-3:30 PM

Scarborough Hospital Network, General Site
3050 Lawrence Ave. East
Meeting Room #6,
Crockford Wing Basement

-Free parking!

     




Thunder Bay (Download Schedule)

 

Date Time Location  
December 11, 2019 6-7 PM Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences
980 Oliver Rd, Thunder Bay,  
Volunteer Services Room 2000

Holiday Party happening at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre!

All those living with chronic kidney disease are welcome including those who are Pre-dialysis, on dialysis, transplant recipient or donor, family member or caregiver. Join us for conversation and treats!

 
Wednesday January 16, 2019 1:30-3 PM Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences
980 Oliver Rd, Thunder Bay,  
Volunteer Services Room 2000
 
Tuesday February 19, 2019 7-8:30 PM Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences
980 Oliver Rd, Thunder Bay,  
Volunteer Services Room 2000
 
Wednesday March 20, 2019 1:30-3 PM Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences
980 Oliver Rd, Thunder Bay,  
Volunteer Services Room 2000
 
Tuesday April 16, 2019 7-8:30 PM Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences
980 Oliver Rd, Thunder Bay,  
Volunteer Services Room 2000
 
Wednesday May 15, 2019 1:30-3PM Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences
980 Oliver Rd, Thunder Bay,  
Volunteer Services Room 2000
 
Tuesday June 18, 2019 7-8:30 PM Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences
980 Oliver Rd, Thunder Bay,  
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