Celiacs in Canada are served by local chapters across the country. United, these
chapters form a national body called the Canadian Celiac Association. The purpose
of the Canadian Celiac Association is to assist its affiliated chapters, and to represent
their members’ needs on a national level.
The Canadian Celiac Association Mission: The Canadian Celiac Association is the national
voice for people who are adversely affected by gluten, and is dedicated to improving
diagnosis and quality of life.
The Canadian Celiac Association Vision Statement: The gluten problem: Found. Treated.
Telephone: 905-507-6208 and 1-800-363-7296
Fax/Phone Answering Machine: 905-507-4673 (24 hours a day)
Office hours for the national office are Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 5:00
p.m., eastern time.
The Canadian Celiac Association national office is located at:
Canadian Celiac Association
5025 Orbitor Drive
Mississauga, ON L4W 4Y5
Celiac disease is an autoimmune disease where the surface of the small intestine
that absorbs nutrients from food is damaged by a substance called gluten.
We offer support to people diagnosed with celiac disease by providing information
about celiac disease and about how to live with celiac disease in Kingston You’ll
find resources to help you understand and manage a gluten free diet, as well as advice
on where to shop and eating out at restaurants.
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