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Tourette Syndrome Foundation of Canada (TSFC):

address: 195-5945 Airport Road Mississauga, ON L4V 1R9
phone:  1-800-361-3120
fax:  1-800-387-0120
email: 
tsfc@tourette.ca
URL: http://www.tourette.ca


*The definitive source for books, pamphlets, current research, videos, and support.
*As a member of the TSFC ($35. Annual dues) you receive the following benefits:

  • The Green Leaflet, a tri-annual newsletter about TS and the Foundation
  • 1-800 service line
  • Annual conference with information sessions
  • Membership nationally and in your local chapter of the Foundation
  • Reduced rates for information material and conference fees
  • The right to vote at annual meetings locally and nationally
  • The opportunity to join others affected by TS to discuss common problems and offer mutual support; and
  • THE OPPORTUNITY TO BE A PARTNER IN HELPING TO CONQUER TOURETTE SYNDROME!


*Publications by the Tourette Syndrome Foundation of Canada (contact the TSFC to order):

  • Understanding Tourette Syndrome: A Handbook for Clinicians
  • Understanding Tourette Syndrome: A Handbook for Families
  • Understanding Tourette Syndrome: A Handbook for Educators
  • Questions and Answers on Tourette's Syndrome


*Information and Referral Service telephone number.

  • gain access to an exhaustive and current database of every support group, organization, clinic, website, piece of literature, film, respite care facility, Ministry of Education etc. in Canada.
  • simply call toll-free 1-800-361-3120 and identify:
    • the type of support you are looking for
    • the geographic area in which you are looking
    TSFC Chapters

Edmonton Chapter
Box 4136
Edmonton, AB T6E 4T2
Phone: 1-866-824-9764
email: daleneonciul@shaw.ca

Hamilton and Region Chapter
Servicing Halton, Hamilton and Niagara
2201 Brant St., Suite #505
Burlington, ON L7P 3N8
Locally: 905-844-7283
Toll Free: 1-800-266-0056
email: tshhnr@hotmail.com
 
London Chapter
Box 28084
London, ON N6H 5E1
Phone: (519) 457-4586
e-mail: rayrobertson @hotmail.com
Newfoundland Chapter
P.O. Box 722
St. John's NF A1C 5L4
Phone:(709) 745-TSFC (8732)
Fax: (709) 745-5993
e-mail: tourette@nfld.com
Ottawa Chapter
900 Greenbank Road, Suite 386
Nepean, ON K2J 4P6
Phone: (613) 823-1471
Fax: (613) 825-7758
e-mail: tsottawa@igs.net

Regina Chapter
1520-2002 Victoria Avenue
Regina, SK S4P 0R7
Phone: (306) 586-9179

Toronto (Greater Area) Chapter
129-1792 Liverpool Road,
Pickering, ON L1V 4V9
Phone: (905) 509-4097

Vancouver (Greater Area) Chapter
PO Box 53556
984 West Broadway
Vancouver, British Columbia
V5Z 4M6
Phone: (604) 732-3594
e-mail:
kaywilen@hotmail.com

Victoria Chapter
PO Box 48046
3575 Douglas Street
Victoria, BC V8Z 7H6
Phone/Fax: (250) 658-0506
Wellington-Waterloo Chapter
Box 24024, RPO Highland West
Kitchener, ON N2M 5P1
Phone: (519) 893-3759
Fax: (519) 698-2366
e-mail: wwtics@hotmail.com
Windsor Essex Chapter
1421 Grand Marais Rd. W.
PO Box 35017
Windsor, ON
Phone: (519) 972-5498
Winnipeg Chapter
P.O. Box 25064
RPO West Kildonan
Winnipeg, MB R2V 4C7
Phone: (204)257-3802
e-mail: shorr@mb.sympatico.ca

 

TSFC Resource Units
To reach a Resource Unit in the following areas
please call: 1-800-361-3120
[outside of Canada call: 1-416-861-8398]

  • Calgary. AB
  • Brandon/Westman Region, MB
  • Fort Erie, ON
  • Charlottetown, PEI
  • Lower Sackville, NS

 

TSFC Contact Representatives
To reach a contact representative in the following areas
please call: 1-800-361-3120
[outside of Canada call: 1-416-861-8398]

  • Prince George, BC

  • Nanaimo, BC

  • Comox, BC

  • Grande Prairie, AB

  • Whitecourt, AB

  • Fort McMurray, AB

  • Regina, SK

  • Sudbury, ON

  • Bracebridge, ON

  • Peterborough, ON

  • Summerside, PE

  • Halifax, NS

  • Truro, NS

  • Corner Brook, NL


The Tourette Syndrome Association of Ontario:


The TSAO is a provincial organization whose mission is to support TS sufferers and their families with the day to day issues surrounding this medical disorder. The TSAO accomplishes this support through the formation of chapters and support groups within the province and the presentation of workshops and lectures on TS.

Affiliates in:

  • Barrie-Simcoe Region
  • Brantford
  • Brampton-Peel
  • Burlington-Oakville-Halton
  • Cambridge-Kitchener-Waterloo-Guelph
  • Middlesex Regional
  • Newmarket-York Region
  • Niagara Region
  • Quinte

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