Category Archives: News

K2Care

Let’s show we K2 Care!

By Catherine Boivin on October 5 / 2017

[ Cancer Coaching, Caregivers, Events, Families, News, Uncategorized ]

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

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How Our Community Came to Battle Cancer with the Blues

By Christian McCuaig on September 11 / 2017

[ Cancer, Cancer Coaching, Events, Families, News ]

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

Wendy and Joshua

One less challenge for West-Enders like Wendy

By Cancer Foundation on August 9 / 2017

[ Cancer Coaching, Families, News ]

“My younger son, he’s very affectionate,” says Wendy Firth, a mother of two boys, 9-year-old Jacob and Joshua, who’s 11. “Whenever he thinks I’m not…

Allison McBrine

She’s Saving Lives, One Step at a Time

By Cancer Foundation on June 28 / 2017

[ Cancer, Events, Families, News, Uncategorized ]

EPIC WALK Ambassador Allison McBrine shares why she believes the event’s impact will extend far beyond its final year. [Photo: Rachel Gallipeau] Each…

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Team Honour Ottawa Police Courage – Our Epic Walk Experience

By Cancer Foundation on May 18 / 2017

[ Cancer, Cancer Coaching, Caregivers, Clinical Trials, Events, Families, News, Research ]

By Sandra McLaren In 2016, a small group of colleagues got together, led by Director General Debra Frazer, to consider participating in…

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Cancer Coaching gets EXTRA support

By Cancer Foundation on May 4 / 2017

[ Cancer Coaching, News ]

The Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement has announced it will support the Cancer Foundation over the next year to scale…

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TD Bank gives $200,000 towards families facing cancer

By Cancer Foundation on May 4 / 2017

[ Cancer Coaching, News ]

Aidan Leroux, a Coaching client, and Tara-Lynn Hughes, Senior VP at TD, cut the ribbon for the new TD Cancer Coaching Suite. The funds were…

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Cancer Coaching Goes East

By Cancer Foundation on March 31 / 2017

[ Cancer Coaching, News ]

from left: Josée Quenneville of the Cancer Foundation, brothers Serge and Luc Lavictoire, and Cancer Coach Mélina Ladouceur Thanks in part to the…

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Cancer Champion and Clinical Investigator: Dr Johanne Weberpals

By Cancer Foundation on March 7 / 2017

[ Cancer, Clinical Trials, News, Research ]

Dr. Johanne Weberpals is looking at cancer research through a whole new lens these days. After her father was diagnosed and treated for cancer, she…

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Meet our Nutrition Coach – Emily Fitzgerald

By Cancer Foundation on March 1 / 2017

[ Cancer, Cancer Coaching, Families, News, Nutrition, Uncategorized ]

March is Nutrition Month and marks a little over our one-year anniversary offering a range of nutritional services called Grounded. Emily Fitzgerald helped develop…