Print and e-newsletters, website clearinghouse, priorities include young survivors; rural, remote and Northern women living with breast cancer; metastatic breast cancer, financial issues related to breast cancer, including labour force re-entry.
Information available by telephone, brochures and referrals to local organizations.
Information available by website, telephone or email; scholarships for childhood cancer survivors; e-news bulletin.
Colorectal Cancer Association of Canada:
204-60 St. Clair Ave. E.
Toronto, ON M4T 1N5
T: 416-920-4333, 1-877-50-COLON
Advocacy; education; awareness; newsletter; publications; telephone support; links to related sites.
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada:
804-2 Lansing Sq.
Toronto, ON M2J 4P9
T: 416-661-9541, 1-877-668-8326
Information available by website, telephone or email. Also contact Cancer Information Services (CIS) at the Canadian Cancer Society, 1-888-939-3333.
Links to lymphoma-related sites; multimedia library; publications; symptom checklist; patient support groups; “LFC News” newsletter; toll-free, Canada-wide Helpline.
Awareness fact sheets; “Ovarian Cancer: Knowledge is Power” presentations for the general public and business settings; biannual newsletter; monthly electronic e-newsletter; “You Are Not Alone” guide for newly diagnosed women, Telephone Education Series and online information for women diagnosed with ovarian cancer. All resources are free of charge.
Website information message board with contact details of other individuals with prostate cancer; a free bimonthly e-newsletter; online risk assessment tool.