The Thalidomide Victims Association of Canada exists to empower its members and to improve their quality of life.
Also, the Association has undertaken a new mandate to warn the public of the drug's devastating effects, so that a recurrence of the thalidomide tragedy can be avoided.
About Our Charity
The Thalidomide Victims Association of Canada (TVAC) is an organization representing approximately 125 Canadians born disabled as a consequence of the drug Thalidomide. TVAC provides non-monetary programs and services, education, and advocacy for its members. Members of the Association call themselves "Thalidomiders".