Peel/Halton Region


Serving the communities of Mississauga, Oakville and Brampton

6790 Century Ave., Suite 400
Mississauga, ON L5N 2V8
Tel: 905.608.8067
Fax: 905.608.8062
[email protected]


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JDRF is proud to present Starlight Soirée: A Toast to a Cure

Sip. Savour. Socialize.

We invite you to join us during National Diabetes Awareness Month for a unique wine tasting nightwhere you can sample wines from all over the world and enjoy delicious food pairings. You'll have live music as entertainment, a silent auction with unique experiences and items to bid on, and more! 

November 21, 2019
Nobel Hall (Formerly Otello's)
2273 Royal Windsor Drive, Oakville
6:30 pm to 10:30 pm

By joining us you will help raise critical funds to support over 300,000 Canadians and their families living with T1D. Together, we can turn type one into type none.

For more information or to purchase your tickets please visit: www.starlightsoiree.com



 

THANK YOU!

Thank you for all of your support at the Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes for JDRF!
 

We had an amazing day at the Peel/Halton Walk, with an inspiring community and lots of fun. Thank you for making it an incredible day and we look forward to seeing you next year!
 

Because of people like you, this year's Walk has already raised over $160,000 and counting, but the fundraising doesn't stop here! You can still collect donations online or send them to our office with an accompanying pledge form until the end of the year

Thank you for walking with us as we turn type one into type none!

If you have any questions, please contact the Peel/Halton office: 905-608-8067 or [email protected]

 


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THANK YOU!

Thank you to all the members of the Peel/Halton community who came out to support the Sun Life Ride to Defect Diabetes for JDRF!

 

May 2nd was a little chilly but it didn't stop over 130 teams coming out to support our amazing cause and while having a ton of fun!  Thank you for making it an incredible day and we look forward to seeing you next year!

Because of people like you, this year's Ride has already raised over $110,000 and counting, but the fundraising doesn't stop here! You can still collect donations online or send them to our office with an accompanying pledge form until the end of the year

Thank you for riding with us as we turn type one into type none!

If you have any questions, please contact the Peel/Halton office: 905-608-8067 or [email protected]

 

 

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 Fundraise Your Way – Third Party Event

Host a T1D Fundraiser

Be a Diabetes Champion! Join our dedicated team of fundraisers by raising funds in support of diabetes research. 

There are countless ways to contribute! Host your own fundraiser…. Join a community event…. Rally your co-workers…. Get your school involved. Your passion combined with our expertise will ensure your efforts make a big impact on the lives of Canadians living with type 1 diabetes (T1D).

We’ve made it easy for you to organize a fundraiser that is meaningful to you while raising funds for vital research. Choose a fundraising idea and then let us know what you want to do. We’ll provide you with all the tools and support you need to make it a success.

For more information on how to start your own event, please contact Kayli at 647-789-2035  or email [email protected]

Get started with your fundraising event…


 


Community Engagement

Whether you are newly diagnosed or have been living with type 1 diabetes (T1D) for a while, you are not alone. JDRF is here to give you the information and resources you need to help you on your journey. We understand life with type 1 diabetes and we are here to help.  If you would like to speak with someone today, please contact Asha, [email protected] or 905-608-8067 x233.


Community Events or Upcoming Events

Stay tuned for upcoming community events!


Bag of Hope

Does your child have type 1 diabetes? You are not alone. 
A free bag that includes educational materials, activity books and Rufus, the Bear with Diabetes®. Order your Bag of Hope today!
For more information contact,  please contact [email protected]


Talk T1D

Looking for someone to talk to? You are not alone.
Talk T1D is one on one support to people who are impacted by type 1 diabetes from trained volunteers who have been there. Get connected today!


JDRF Ambassadors

JDRF Ambassadors are children, youth and adults who are motivated to tell their stories to others. We train and support over 200 ambassadors to attend speaking events across the country at schools, workplaces and fundraising events. By telling their stories, they help raise awareness about the realities of living with type 1 diabetes. For more information on how to become an ambassador, contact Asha [email protected].

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In Honour and In Memory Donations

In Honour
Make a donation to honour someone you love, or celebrate a special occasion. JDRF will send a personalized card to the person you honour on your behalf.

In Memory
Make a gift in memory of a loved one who has passed away. JDRF will send a sympathy card to the family and friends on your behalf.

For more information about how you can make a donation or start an In Honour/ In Memory Campaign, please contact Ivy Law at 647.789.2037 or [email protected].


Volunteer Opportunities

A donation of your time is valuable to JDRF. JDRF relies on its dedicated volunteers to achieve its mission to find a cure for diabetes and its complications through the support of research. 

If you’re interested in volunteering at an upcoming event or during office hours, please contact [email protected].

 


Join Our Community!

Connect with our community and keep up-to-date with announcements, events, contests, and more!

 

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Staff Directory


Asha Lewis-Isaacs
Senior Peer-to-Peer and Community Engagement Coordinator 
[email protected] / 905-608-8067 x233

Brittany Voorberg
Senior Peer-to-Peer and Community Engagement Coordinator
[email protected] / 905-608-8067 x223


Heather Salema
Event Logistics Coordinator
[email protected] / 905-608-8067 x221


Ivy Law
Administrative Assistant
[email protected] / 647-789-2037

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Lets turn type one into type none