Canadian Celiac Association
Saint John Chapter
|Record #: HDC5263||Last Modified: 23 Jul 2019||Last Full Update: 23 Jul 2019|
|Description & Services|
|Description of service(s)||The Canadian Celiac Association / L’Association canadienne de la maladie coeliaque is a volunteer-based, federally registered charitable organization with its national office in Mississauga, Ontario. It was founded in 1972 with financial assistance from the Kaufman Foundation. The association was started by two women from Kitchener, Ontario, who, from personal experience with celiac disease, recognized vital needs of people suffering from the disease.
The initial objectives were to provide information on sources of gluten-free food, to foster research and to encourage mutual support among celiacs. Today the association serves people with celiac disease and dermatitis herpetiformis through 28 affiliated chapters and 30 satellite groups across Canada.
|Areas Served||Rothesay ; Saint John|
|Languages||English ; French|
|Located In Community||Rothesay|
|Address & Map||
6 Kent St
Rothesay, NB E2E 3L6
|Accessibility||Unknown ; ***Note that accessibility is self-reported. Please contact the organization before arrival***|