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)
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.  GRH Freeport Campus
(Board Room VC2)
3570 King St. E.
 Kitchener
 
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 1:30 PM - 3 PM GRH Freeport Campus
(Board Room VC2)
3570 King St. E.
 Kitchener
 
Wednesday, August 8, 2018 1:30 PM - 3 PM GRH Freeport Campus
(Board Room VC2)
3570 King St. E.
 Kitchener
 
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 1:30 PM - 3 PM GRH Freeport Campus
(Board Room VC2)
3570 King St. E.
 Kitchener
 
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 1:30 PM - 3 PM GRH Freeport Campus
(Board Room PTM123)
3570 King St. E.
 Kitchener
 
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 1:30 PM - 3 PM GRH Freeport Campus
(Board Room VC2)
3570 King St. E.
 Kitchener
 
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 1:30 PM - 3 PM  GRH Freeport Campus
(Board Room VC2)
3570 King St. E.
 Kitchener
 

Mississauga - (Download schedule)

 

Date Time Location  
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 6:00 p.m. -7:30 p.m. The Kidney Foundation of Canada 
Board Room
201-1599 Hurontario St., Mississauga
Monday, July 23, 2018 2 PM - 3:30 PM

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

 
Tuesday, August 28, 2018 6 PM - 7:30 PM The Kidney Foundation of Canada 
Board Room
201-1599 Hurontario St., Mississauga
 
Monday, September 24, 2018 2 PM - 3:30 PM Trillium Health Partners
Clinic Conference Room
Renal Care Centre
75 Watline Ave., Mississauga
 
Tuesday, October 23, 2018 6 PM - 7:30 PM The Kidney Foundation of Canada 
Board Room
201-1599 Hurontario St., Mississauga
 
Monday, November 26, 2018 2 PM - 3:30 PM Trillium Health Partners
Clinic Conference Room
Renal Care Centre
75 Watline Ave., Mississauga
 
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 6 PM - 7:30 PM The Kidney Foundation of Canada 
Board Room
201-1599 Hurontario St., Mississauga
 

Niagara -  (Download Schedule)

Date Time Location  
Tuesday, June 5, 2018 6:30 p.m. -8:00 p.m. Niagara Health System
St. Catharines Site
3rd Floor, Classroom 3A15.023
1200 Fourth Ave., St. Catharines
 
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 1:30 PM - 3 PM Niagara Health System
St. Catharines Site
3rd Floor, Classroom 3A15.023
1200 Fourth Ave., St. Catharines
 
Tuesday, August 7, 2018 6:30 PM- 8 PM Niagara Health System
St. Catharines Site
3rd Floor, Classroom 3A15.023
1200 Fourth Ave., St. Catharines
 
Tuesday, September 4, 2018 1:30 PM - 3 PM Niagara Health System
St. Catharines Site
3rd Floor, Classroom 3A15.023
1200 Fourth Ave., St. Catharines
 
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 6:30 - 8 PM Niagara Health System
St. Catharines Site
3rd Floor, Classroom 3A15.023
1200 Fourth Ave., St. Catharines
 
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 1:30 PM - 3 PM Niagara Health System
St. Catharines Site
3rd Floor, Classroom 3A15.023
1200 Fourth Ave., St. Catharines
 
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 6:30 PM - 8 PM Niagara Health System
St. Catharines Site
3rd Floor, Classroom 3A15.023
1200 Fourth Ave., St. Catharines
 
       

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 20, 2018 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Oshawa Airport - FREE PARKING!
1000 Stephenson Rd.
North Oshawa
 
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Oshawa Airport - FREE PARKING!
1000 Stephenson Rd.
North Oshawa
 
Wednesday, September 19, 2018 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Oshawa Airport - FREE PARKING!
1000 Stephenson Rd.
North Oshawa
 
Wednesday, October 17, 2018 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Oshawa Airport - FREE PARKING!
1000 Stephenson Rd.
North Oshawa
 
Wednesday, November 21, 2018 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Oshawa Airport - FREE PARKING!
1000 Stephenson Rd.
North Oshawa
 
Wednesday, December 19 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Oshawa Airport - FREE PARKING!
1000 Stephenson Rd.
North Oshawa
 
       
       

Scarborough (Download Schedule)

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Scarborough and Rouge Hospital, General Site
3050 Lawrence Ave. East
Meeting Room #6,
Crockford Wing Basement
Wednesday, July 4, 2018 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Scarborough and Rouge Hospital, General Site
3050 Lawrence Ave. East
Meeting Room #6,
Crockford Wing Basement
Wednesday, August 1, 2018 2 PM - 3:30 PM Scarborough and Rouge Hospital, General Site
3050 Lawrence Ave. East
Meeting Room #6,
Crockford Wing Basement
Wednesday, September 5, 2018 6:30 PM - 8PM Scarborough and Rouge Hospital, General Site
3050 Lawrence Ave. East
Meeting Room #6,
Crockford Wing Basement
Wednesday, October 3, 2018 2 PM - 3:30 PM Scarborough and Rouge Hospital, General Site
3050 Lawrence Ave. East
Meeting Room #6,
Crockford Wing Basement
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 6:30 - 8 PM Scarborough and Rouge Hospital, General Site
3050 Lawrence Ave. East
Meeting Room #6,
Crockford Wing Basement
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 2 PM - 3:30 PM Scarborough and Rouge Hospital, General Site
3050 Lawrence Ave. East
Meeting Room #6,
Crockford Wing Basement




Thunder Bay (Download Schedule)

 

Date Time Location  
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences
980 Oliver Rd, Thunder Bay,  
Volunteer Services Room 2000
 
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 1:30 PM - 3 PM Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences
980 Oliver Rd, Thunder Bay,  
Volunteer Services Room 2000
 
Tuesday, August 21, 2018 7 - 8:30 PM Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences
980 Oliver Rd, Thunder Bay,  
Volunteer Services Room 2000
Guest Speaker:
Christina Brassard, Social Worker
Wednesday, September 19, 2018 1:30 PM - 3 PM Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences
980 Oliver Rd, Thunder Bay,  
Volunteer Services Room 2000
 
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 7 - 8:30 PM Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences
980 Oliver Rd, Thunder Bay,  
Volunteer Services Room 2000
 
Wednesday, November 21, 2018 1:30 PM - 3 PM Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences
980 Oliver Rd, Thunder Bay,  
Volunteer Services Room 2000
 
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 7 PM - 8:30 PM Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences
980 Oliver Rd, Thunder Bay,  
Volunteer Services Room 2000
 

 

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Charitable Registration Number: 107567398RR0001