The Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation is dedicated to increasing cancer survivorship in Eastern Ontario. We support cancer care and research to prevent, detect, diagnose and cure cancer.

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Cancer Coaching

Cancer Coaching is a health and social care service, developed by the Cancer Foundation, for people in our community who have been touched by cancer.

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Research

Cancer is a complex disease that scientists are still working to understand. Improvements in technology have allowed scientists here in Ottawa and around the globe to collaborate on their studies – and the results are exciting and inspire hope. Each and every day, thousands of lives are saved because of cancer research thanks to people like you.

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Clinical Trials

Clinical trials help save lives. They allow doctors the opportunity to test out new drug therapies and new methods of treatment that are less invasive and have fewer side effects.

Learn How a clinical trial helped save Ramona's life

Let’s show we K2 Care!

By Catherine Boivin Guests at the K2Care Campaign Launch listened intently as Mark Cooke told his story, explaining that a single doctor’s appointment in Ottawa could…

Feeling happier in spite of cancer, thanks to YOU

By Cancer Foundation Wouldn’t that be a positive change? And for the thirteen women who participated in the After the Bell: Nature Retreat,…

How Our Community Came to Battle Cancer with the Blues

By Christian McCuaig There’s much more to this special music gala than two hardworking high school students trying to make a difference in their community. Mary…

Putting our affairs in order: lessons learned

By Cancer Foundation As Cancer Coaches, what matters to YOU matters to us. And many of you have expressed that what matters to you is getting your affairs in…

Two Day Nature Retreat for Women who Completed Cancer Treatment

By Cancer Foundation It’s called the ‘After the Bell nature retreat’ and it takes place Fri Sept 22 – Sat Sept 23 2017 The Cancer Foundation…

Introducing the Cookes: a family of Cancer Champions

By Cancer Foundation And that’s exactly what the Cooke family is doing. After a recent brain cancer diagnosis in their family, the Cookes got involved with the Ottawa…

Cancer Coaching Location

Because Cancer Coaching is now offered at a number of locations across the Ottawa region, we ask that you tell us your preferred Cancer Coaching location before completing your registration. This will help us match you with a Coach.