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Healthy Lifestyle & Kidney Disease

In celebration of Kidney Health Month we will be hosting our inaugural webinar event on Thursday, March 30th at 6:30pm EST.
We will be joined by June Martin, Dr. Clara Bohm and Sandra Muncaster who will talk about Healthy Lifestyle and Kidney Disease. 

Space is limited. Post event, a link to the taped webinar will be shared on our website and this e-newsletter. 

Alive to Strive

The Alive to Strive annual race benefits people affected by kidney disease through grants, fitness programs and supporting other charities. 

International Flavours to tempt your tastebuds.

Tired of the same meals? How about trying a new recipe with inspiration from around the world.

Asian Pork Tenderloin

Moroccan Chicken

Asian Noodle Stirfry

Tax Tips
Tax tips piggy bank

Every year during tax season, The Kidney Foundation of Canada prepares general tax tips for people who are on dialysis or have had a kidney transplant. The income tax assistance measures most often used by people with kidney disease are the Medical Expense Tax Credit and the Disability Tax Credit.

Link to Tax Tips

Note: The information provided  is general in nature and does not necessarily cover all circumstances. While we make every effort to be accurate, we recommend that you seek professional tax advice for your individual questions. 
Become a Volunteer

Feature Opportunity:Organ Donation Leadership Volunteer (Ottawa). We need your assistance to help provide leadership and support to the Eastern Ontario Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness Event Committee to assist in the promotion of organ and tissue donation awareness.

Upcoming Events

Kidney Connect Peer Support Meetings
(Monthly group meetings are held in Kitchener, Thunder Bay, Mississauga, Niagara and Oshawa). 

Stand Up for the Cure (London) - April 27, 2017  
Alive to Strive (Ottawa) -
April 30, 2017
Celebrity Men (Windsor), May 26, 2017 

News Links

St. Michael's scientists mind there own business
St. Michael's

Burlington girl's wish comes true with room makeover
Inside Halton

Doctors' Notes: Why we need to take better care of our kidneys

World Kidney Day an opportunity to talk about kidney disease
Global News

The Kidney Foundation of Canada, Ontario Branch
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