Resources

Many resources are available to the Lupus community including kits, books, clinics and information on a variety of websites.

The Lupus Ontario support line is available from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday thru Friday at 1-877-240-1099. This line is staffed by a knowledgeable person who will be able to help you understand the disease. However, please note that all medical-related questions need to be directed to your physician

Are you a newly diagnosed patient and need more information? Download our Living Well with Lupus Facts Booklet here or call Lupus Ontario office at 1-877-240-1099.

Lupus Clinics:

University Health Network – Toronto Western Hospital
399 Bathurst St., 1-415 East Wing
Toronto, Ontario, M5T 2S8
Telephone: 416-603-5905
Fax: 416-603-9387

Hamilton Health Sciences, McMaster Division
1200 Main St. W., McMaster University, Room 3V46
Hamilton, ON L8N 3Z5
Telephone: 905-521-2100 Ext. 76714
Fax: 905-521-4971

The Ottawa Hospital
1967 Riverside Drive, 6th Floor, Box 37
Ottawa, Ontario
K1H 7W9
Telephone: 613-738-8400
Fax: 613-738-8336

St. Joseph’s Health Care Centre – Arthritis Institute
Division of Rheumatology
268 Grosvenor St. London, ON N6A 4V2
Telephone: 519-646-6333
Fax: 519-646-6342

The Hospital for Sick Children
Division of Rheumatology
555 University Ave., Toronto, ON M5G 1X8
Telephone: 416-813-5828
Fax: 416-813-4989

Online Resources:

Lupus Foundation of America
The Arthritis Society
SLE Handout – National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)
Assistive Device Program
Power of Attorney for Personal Care Ontario Ministry of the Attorney General
Children with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Other Provincial Organizations

Lupus Canada
BC Lupus Society
Lupus Society of Manitoba Inc.
Lupus Newfoundland & Labrador
LUPUS Gatineau
Lupus SK Society Inc.