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We are the Face & Voice of Thyroid Patients in Canada

Thyroid disorders are found in 0.8-5% of the population and are 4 to 7 times more common in women.
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Thyroid Disease is a Family Affair

Thyroid disease is hereditary and commonly affects other members in the family, but may show up in another form.
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Thyroid Disease affects all ages, both genders

Thyroid disease may have a significant effect at critical times during the life cycle.
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Awareness · Support · Research

The Thyroid Foundation of Canada has given close to $1,000,000 to research into thyroid disease.

TFC News

Light a Tree for Thyroid

It’s our 9th annual campaign! Help us Light up our Tree with a donation.
Your Donations support our Programs, including our website, resource materials on Thyroid disease, toll-free Help Line …

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TFC Achievements 2018-2019

This past year has been a productive one for TFC! Following the Strategic Plan which was approved by the board in 2017, we have completed more than half of the 19 initiatives in this first year of the plan.

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Thyroid Meds Update

Nov. 4, 2019 ERFA Thyroid® Release Update :
Thyroid 30 mg – Available to pharmacies
Thyroid 60 mg – Available to pharmacies
Thyroid 125 mg – End December 2019

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Thyroid Events

  1. “What’s New in Thyroid Diagnosis and Treatment?”

    Kitchener-Waterloo Area Chapter
    Dr. Deric Morrison, MD FRCPC, ECNU, Endocrinologist

    April 28, 2020@6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Resource Material

Information on Thyroid Disease

Information on Thyroid Disease

Brochures on various thyroid disorders

Thyrobulletin

Thyrobulletin

Official newsletter of the Thyroid Foundation fo Canada – available to members

Other Reading Material

Other Reading Material

Articles, Fact Sheets and Suggested Reading

Help us to Help Others

Awareness/Advocacy

  • Public education programs
  • Advocacy for improved thyroid care
  • Annual June is Thyroid Month activities

Patient Support

  • Toll free telephone Help line and email access for thyroid patients
  • Thyroid Health Guides and other educational material
  • Thyrobulletin newsletter
  • Thyroid.ca site with the latest news

Thyroid Research

  • Annual Research Awards program provides funding for projects carried out in Canadian thyroid laboratories.