THE HALTON-PEEL MYELOMA SUPPORT GROUP SERVING THE WEST GTA REGION
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New Webinars (which may require registration) are constantly being added. Refer to their website for further details. If you require assistance, please do not hesitate to ask.
Read the latest latest on Covid and Myeloma (and the vaccine) on the Myeloma Website
Below is the latest from Ontario Health in regards to the Vaccine and Cancer patients
Join us online, to virtually meet up with other Myeloma members and their caregivers. Topics will vary from meeting to meeting. Some meetings are specific (where we bring in experts) while others are simply to chat.
Online meeting will be on Saturdays from 10:00am-11:30am using the Zoom App only in Jan, Feb and Mar. Then Hybrid from Apr to Nov. Zoom ID will be forwarded to those registered. This can be done with almost any computer/phone device.
Refer to UPCOMING MEETINGS for dates/subjects.
Email us if you require further instructions on ZOOM.
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A video from Patient Power with three myeloma physicians following the 2020 American Society of Hematology Meeting (ASH)
Career Resilience with Jann Danyluk present video with Lisa Bowden - Multiple Myeloma Diagnosis and Uplifting Discussion
Sadly, on September 25, 2021, we lost Norma Lindner, founder of the Halton-Peel Myeloma Support Group, a wonderful legacy that she left for people diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a type of blood cancer that is treatable but still incurable.
Follow the link below to the GoFundMe page to fund a memorial in her honor.
We are planning on having a hybrid in-person Virtual meeting !!!
As a committee, it was decided that the May meeting was too soon for our first in-person in over 2 years. We will be having a hybrid meeting at Wellspring, For those who are comfortable we will meet in-person and for those who are still not comfortable we will have zoom as we will have access to wifi .
This meeting will take place on Saturday June 25 from 10am-12pm.
Wellspring Birmingham Gilgan House (Halton-Peel),
2545 Sixth Line, Oakville, Ontario L6H 7V9, Parking is Free.
2545 Sixth Line, Oakville, Ontario L6H 7V9, Canada
Nine scheduled meetings that provide the opportunity for sharing experiences, peer to peer support and time to socialize.
Guest presenters who are myeloma specialists and healthcare specialists. We also have interactive workshops.
Bring awareness to myeloma through outreach and fundraising activities, and advocate for patient issues including new treatments and research.