Knowledge Base / Resources

The ILC advocates to provide as complete a resouce network as possible but in no way intends the resources to be a full representation of available sources of support as we are continuously updating information.

Pediatric Chronic Pain: An Introduction to the CAPHC Chronic Pain Toolkit Using a Case Study

For the past five-years, The ILC has been a member of The Canadian Association of Paediatric Health Centres (CAPHC) Pain Community of Practice (CoP), which has created a Chronic Pain Toolkit for primary clinicians that help to answer to following questions: What is chronic pain? What are the most common types of chronic pain in […]

Read more

Advocating for Improved Chronic Pain Care and EDS Care in Ontario

March 13th, 2018

Helpful Links, Resources

Help Make Pain Matter by writing to your government representative. Why? Because there are more people suffering with Chronic Pain than there are with diabetes, heart disease and cancer COMBINED. Does your care reflect that? With the Ontario election coming up this is one of the best times to influence policy. HELP CREATE A MOVEMENT TO MAKE […]

Read more

EDS Clinic

The Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) Program is a collaboration between University Health Network (UHN) and The Hospital for Sick Children (HSC) and focuses on clinical care, education, and research. This joint program provides a centralized approach in the diagnosis and management of EDS. http://www.uhn.ca/MCC/PatientsFamilies/Clinics_Tests/Ehlers-Danlos_Syndrome_Clinic

Read more

Bespoke RGK Wheelchairs

November 13th, 2017

Products, Resources

Tags:

BESPOKE (custom Made) RGK Wheelchairs in North America

Read more

Community Based Groups

November 13th, 2017

Helpful Links, Resources

Tags: ,

EDS Canada, and more

Read more

Registered Charities

October 2nd, 2017

Helpful Links, Resources

Tags:

Including The Ehlers Danlos Society, Chronic Pain Association of Canada, and many more

Read more

Hospitals and Government Services

October 3rd, 2017

Helpful Links, Resources

Tags: ,

Sick Kids and more

Read more

Education

November 15th, 2017

Patients, Resources

Tags:

The ILC Commitment to Education Patient Information The following .docx downloads are provided by The ILC. EDS and Chronic Pain Handbook – Stay tuned, it’s under construction What is Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS)? What is Chronic Pain? What is Gastroparesis? What is Chiari Malformation (CM)? What is Syringomyelia? What is Dysautonomia? Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS)? […]

Read more

Peer Support for Men

October 2nd, 2017

Patients, Resources, Support

Tags: ,

Men-Only Support Group  

Read more

Become an Advocate

Your Elected Representative can help: Write a letter to your Provincial and Federal Representative to let them know your concerns about the challenges to receive pain management that includes having a family doctor that has diagnostic criteria and treatment plans.  You can include the following statement/statistics to validate your experience: “The ILC Charitable Foundation provide […]

Read more

  • Announcements

    ILC Centre of Excellence – Toronto Stay Tuned

    ILC Support and Accessibilities Centre specializing in EDS and related conditions that cause altered physical abilities – Stay Tuned

    For more information, contact
    Sandy@theilcfoundation.org

  • Research Projects

  • National Pain Strategy

  • Recent Articles

  • Upcoming Events

    1. Uptown Hair & Spa Charity Cut-a-Thon

      June 10, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
    2. Teletime Charity Classic Golf Tournament

      September 4, 2018
    3. ILC 6th Annual Ehlers Danlos & Chronic Pain Conference

      November 2, 2018 - November 3, 2018
The ILC Foundation

The ILC Foundation