Huntington Society of Canada
New Brunswick Division
|Record #: HDC0212||Last Modified: 16 Jul 2019||Last Full Update: 16 Jul 2019|
|Toll Free Phone||1-800-998-7398|
|Primary Contact||Marthe Gautreau, R.S.W., Social Worker, Huntington Society of Canada; Individual and Family Services; Phone: (506) 384-2345; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Mailing Address||151 Frederick St, Ste 400
Kitchener, On N2H 2M2
|Description & Services|
|Description of service(s)||Providing information and confidential consultation to families about the nature and course of HD, techniques of care and research progress.
Providing information and consultation to community agency staff and health care
professionals regarding HD, care strategies, and recent research developments.
Offering short term, confidential counseling to individuals and families to help them to adjust to the ongoing changes that those affected face: including future planning, introduction to genetic testing, etc. Referrals to community resources, as necessary.
In some communities,support groups for individuals with HD, those at risk, caregivers or couples are provided.
Helping families to connext with community services and resources, financial assistance programs and long-term care facilities.
|Hours||Flexible part-time hours|
|Areas Served||New Brunswick|
|Eligibility||Affected by Huntington Disease|
|Application||None, self refer|
|Languages||English ; French|
|Located In Community||Moncton|
|Address & Map||
151 Frederick St, Ste 400
Kitchener, ON N2H 2M2
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|Accessibility||Fully Accessible - House visits are made in the Moncton region. ; ***Note that accessibility is self-reported. Please contact the organization before arrival***|
|Service Level||(51) Registered Charity|
|Service Categories||Huntington's Disease|