Resources and Links
Visit Canadian Blood Services
Leading national practices, professional education, public awareness and system performance activities for organ and tissue donation and transplantation
Visit Canadian Association of Transplantation
What started in 1980 as an informal gathering of organ donor coordinators, dedicated to creating a network of information and expertise, has grown into the Canadian Association of Transplantation. CAT is a national association whose members have built a caring and professional foundation for the transplantation process in Canada.
Visit Canadian National Transplant Research Program (CNTRP)
The Canadian National Transplant Research Program (CNTRP) is a national research network designed to increase organ and tissue donation in Canada and enhance the survival and quality of life of Canadians who receive transplants.
Visit Trillium Gift of Life Network
Trillium Gift of Life Network, along with the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care and ServiceOntario, has proudly launched online organ and tissue donor registration in Ontario.
Visit British Columbia Transplant Society
The British Columbia Transplant Society has an excellent site with information on BC's unique Organ Donor Registry.
Organisme du don d'organes au Québec.
Visit Victor Davis
The CTA gives issues a special award known as the VICTOR DAVIS AWARD, the award is given for outstanding contributions made in promoting organ donation in Ontario.
Visit Juvenile Diabetes Foundation
The Juvenile Diabetes Foundation is a not-for-profit, voluntary health agency whose mission is to support and fund research to find a cure for diabetes and its complications.
Visit Step by Step
Step By Step’s mission is to empower student participation Their role is to promote the importance of organ and tissue donations throughout the world by inspiring the public, media and the 3 levels of government.
Visit Merv Sheppard’s Blog site
Merv Sheppard's Blog is a wealth of information on the transplant community. It is well worth your time to register with Merv to get his latest information. The CTA salutes Merv for his dedication to running this informative site.
Visit Gordon Denison's web page
The CTA thanks Gord Dennison for his contribution to Organ Donor Awareness.
All about transplantation and Donation
Visit Transplant Australia
Transplant Australia is an association representing transplant recipients, those awaiting transplantation, donor families and medical professionals involved in organ donation and transplantation.
The Canadian Network for Rehabilitation and Exercise for Solid Organ Transplant Optimal Recovery (CAN-RESTORE) is an emerging network dedicated to achieving optimal wellbeing in transplant patients through exercise and rehabilitation. As part of the CNTRP, CAN-RESTORE makes use of national, interdisciplinary collaboration, research expertise and leadership in exercise and rehabilitation.
Visit Canadian Medic Alert Foundation
For organ donors, transplant recipients or patients awaiting transplant – Medic Alert® provides a comprehensive medical record, medical identification and a world-wide 24-hour emergency response centre.
Visit David Foster Foundation
The David Foster Foundation exists to provide financial and emotional help to the families of children needing organ transplants. Located in British Columbia, Canada
Visit Transplant Companions
A comprehensive adherence program for post-transplant recipients.
Visit World Transplant Games Federation
Purpose: To increase organ donation and thereby successful transplantation worldwide.
Visit Transplant Sport UK
A registered Charity whose main aim is to raise awareness of the need for organ donation in the UK and worldwide.
Visit Sports and Transplant Recipients
Sports and Transplant recipients in Holland (Nederlands).
Visit Canadian Liver Foundation
The Canadian Liver Foundation Home Page.
Visit Canadian PBC Society
The aim of the Canadian *PBC Society is to provide support, information and education and to raise funds for research. *Primary Billary Cirrhosis.
Visit Partners Seeking a Cure (PSC)
The aim of Partners Seeking a Cure are working together to provide research, education, and support for people affected by primary sclerosing cholangitis.
Visit Sandi's Crusade Against Hepatitis C
Smilin' Sandi's homepage providing Education, Support and Patient Advocacy worldwide since 1997.
Visit Canadian Lung Association
Provides information about respiratory health, including extensive asthma resources, and news and announcements for each provincial lung association.
Visit Cystic Fibrosis Canada
Cystic Fibrosis Canada is a national charitable not-for-profit corporation established in 1960, and is one of the world’s top three charitable organizations committed to finding a cure for cystic fibrosis (CF).
Visit Canadian Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation
The Canadian Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation is a registered Canadian Charitable Foundation established to provide hope and support for people affected by pulmonary fibrosis.
Visit Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
This site features vital health information.
Visit Eye Bank of Canada
" To restore vision and improve quality of life through eye donations "
Visit Canadian Society of Transplantation
Providing and maintaining a national professional forum for physicians, surgeons, scientists and others occupied in clinical and scientific aspects of transplantation.
Visit ITSCC International Transplant Skin Caner Collaborative
ALL Transplant recipients should take the time to review the ITSCC's Patient Education Link. It is a MUST review.
Visit UCLA Health Care and Transplantation Services
UCLA Medical Center is a national leader in the art and science of organ transplantation. UCLA Medical Center is one of only a few national transplantation centers that offer a full spectrum of Transplantation Services for adult and pediatric patients. (USA)