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The pressures of balancing work, home life, hospital visits, doctor appointments, sleepless nights, rehabilitation and physio therapy plus navigating the medical system and all the associated paperwork can be an overwhelming journey for anyone and families. Please visit the following articles for support resources.

Peer Support for Men

October 2nd, 2017

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Men-Only Support Group  

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One on One Support

October 2nd, 2017

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The pressures of balancing work, home life, hospital visits, doctor appointments, sleepless nights, rehabilitation and physio therapy plus navigating the medical system and all the associated paperwork can be an overwhelming journey for anyone and families. ILC looks to provide advanced support through one-to-one mentorship.  ILC Peer Mentors are people with lived experience; we are here to […]

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Peer Support for Young Adults 19‑29

Dysautonomia Dysautonomia Facebook Group   Ehlers Danlos Syndrome Ehlers-Danlos (and all related disorders) Support Group ILC/Canadian Ehlers-Danlos Foundation Support Group   Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS) Dysautonomia POTS Awareness & Support Facebook Group POTS Facebook Group   Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) RSD Facebook Group   Syringomyelia Syndrome Syringomyelia Awareness Social Network   University Student Support […]

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Peer Support for Children 11‑14

We want you to know that you are not alone, that we understand the pain you are in and that it really hurts.  We also know, that even though you might not feel like hanging with your friends or spending time playing games or doing crafts with your family, it is important to keep your mind occupied in activities that can […]

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Peer Support for Parents and Adults

October 2nd, 2017

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Chiari Chiari across Canada Facebook Group Dysautonomia Dysautonomia Facebook Group Ehlers Danlos Syndrome Ehlers-Danlos (and all related disorders) Support Group ILC/Canadian Ehlers-Danlos Foundation Support Group Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS) Dysautonomia POTS Awareness & Support Facebook Group POTS Facebook Group Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) RSD Facebook Group Syringomyelia Syndrome Syringomyelia Awareness Social Network Other Crohn’s […]

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Recreational Therapy

October 2nd, 2017

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Adult Colouring Books Distraction helps when living with chronic pain.  Try adult colouring books.   Canadian Living Top Kid friendly sites for fun Canadian Living Crafts Keeping little hands occupied is easy with the Canadian Living kids’ crafts channel. You’ll find projects and crafts for every age and every season. And if you run out […]

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