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  • How a phone call provided hope to this couple faced with cancer A cancer diagnosis can change everything – for the person who receives the news and for the people who love and care for them. As a partner, parent, family member or close friend, a loved one’s diagnosis can affect you in many ways too. You ...

    Date created: 04/03/2019 10:21 AM
  • Check out this great resource!  

    Cancer and Work provides detailed information, resources and online tools to support cancer survivors in return ing to work, stay ing at work or finding new work. The website offers guidance to three specific groups involved in the ...

    Date created: 04/02/2019 03:12 PM
  • Oncology Nursing Day Please take a moment to share a special story about an Oncology Nurse that impacted your life below...

    Date created: 04/02/2019 11:24 AM
  • CHOiR! CHOiR!CHOiR! You're Invited!

    The Daffodil Campaign raises funds to help people with all types of cancer live their lives more fully through work aimed at improving experiences, enhancing and prolonging lives. Together we can prove that life is ...

    Date created: 03/22/2019 04:09 PM
  • Meet...Ann It's time to get to know another wonderful member of our community. Please take a moment to read more about Ann's experience with cancer and her important message about the value of helping others.

    Hi, my name is Ann. You may know me as ...

    Date created: 03/05/2019 09:50 AM
  • CancerConnection Navigation tips by Aly! Here's a quick guide to exploring CancerConnection! How to navigate the website using the navigation bar and dashboard tab: specifically to edit settings, view and edit your profile and content, check your inbox, manage your ...

    Date created: 02/08/2019 03:35 PM
  • Meet...Brighty Please take a moment to better to get to know a caregiver on our site Brighty. You will recognize her from the warm welcomes she provides in our community.

    Summary of experience: 
    The year 2017 was supposed to be the happiest of my life. I ...

    Date created: 02/08/2019 02:15 PM
  • Let's discuss...medical visits A diagnosis of cancer often means you will have a number of medical appointments to attend. How do you feel when you have an upcoming appointment? What helps you prepare?

    As a caregiver how do you support your loved one with medical ...

    Date created: 02/08/2019 12:43 PM
  • World Cancer Day

    Every year on February 4, people across the globe unite to raise awareness and take action for World Cancer Day.

    Today and every day, all of us at the Canadian Cancer Society are committed to making a difference in the lives of the ...

    Date created: 02/04/2019 12:56 PM
  • AYA Study Notice 91cec243887dd8a6fbe93b04fed7df6c-huge-fl

    Date created: 01/29/2019 10:19 AM

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Question of the Week

If you or your loved one could only bring one thing to chemo, what would it be?

Somebody to keep me company
Something to read
Extra clothing
Favourite pillow or blanket