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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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.

Learn About Cancer Research

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

Coping with Cancer-Related Fatigue

By Cancer Foundation Cancer-related fatigue is one of the most common side-effects of cancer and its treatment. Many patients describe it as a “whole body experience”…

The Flow Cytometer: One Step Closer to Unlocking the Mysteries of Cancer

By Cancer Foundation As researchers around the world race to discover new approaches to treating cancer, many believe the answer lies in tailoring treatment specifically…

Coping with Loneliness and Isolation As the COVID-19 Pandemic Continues

By Cancer Foundation Here in Canada, it’s estimated that at least one in five people regularly experience some degree of loneliness or social isolation…and this number has…

Healing Therapies for the New Year

By Cancer Foundation As many of us are filled with hope and excitement for the New Year, it’s important for us to continue working together to stay healthy and safe…

This Holiday Season, Give a Gift that Gives Back!

By Cancer Foundation The holidays are quickly approaching, and many people in our community are looking to give in more ways than one! If you’re in need of a…

Celebrating the Holidays During the COVID-19 Pandemic

By Cancer Foundation There’s no doubt about it, the holidays will be different this year. After all, celebrating the holidays during a global pandemic certainly isn’t…

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.
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Our Cancer Coaches are here for you during the COVID-19 outbreak.


To connect with a Cancer Coach,
call 613-247-3527 or email