Anaphylaxis Canada

Mississauga Anaphylaxis Group

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Record #: BRA0140 Last Modified: 10 May 2013 Last Full Update: 10 May 2013
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Description & Services
DescriptionSupport group for parents of children (and adults) with severe (anaphylactic) food allergies. Meetings include parent support and guest speakers on various aspects of living with anaphylaxis. Examples include a community dietician, community allergist, paramedic services, food package labelling issues.

Canadian Anaphylaxis Registry – free information service, provided by Anaphylaxis Canada, for people who are allergic to food, insect stings, medication, latex, or exercise * may also be of benefit to people who are intolerant or sensitive to foods * provides updates on food labelling and product alerts * latest research findings * tips for staying safe * school related issues * also available to schools, camps, media, and medical professionals
Areas ServedPeel Region
EligibilityAdults only (no children allowed as there are no babysitting facilities)
FeesMembership - $25/yr ; Program - $5/meeting, plus food donations to Eden Food Bank appreciated
Meetings* The last Tuesday of Sept, Nov, Jan, March, May at 7pm,  
Eden United Church,  
3051 Battleford Rd, Mississauga  
(Winston Churchill Blvd & Battleford Rd)
Contact Information
Office PhoneAnaphylaxis Canada 416-785-5666
FaxAnaphylaxis Canada 416-785-0458
Toll Free PhoneAnaphylaxis Canada 1-866-785-5660
Primary ContactPenny Anderson, Group Leader, Mississauga Anaphylaxis Group; Phone: 905-785-1410; Email:
Other Details
Service Level(50) Non Profit
SubjectsAdvocacy ; Allergies ; Food ; Hazardous products ; Parenting support ; Support groups