Category Archives: Families

Team Honour Ottawa Police Courage – Our Epic Walk Experience

By Cancer Foundation on May 18 / 2017

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

How Lemonade is Helping Cancer in Ottawa

By Cancer Foundation on April 7 / 2017

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Lemonade is a great drink to have on a hot summer day and for the past four years, has been sold to raise money for local cancer care. It…

How do you beat cancer when you aren’t the one who was diagnosed?

By Cancer Foundation on April 3 / 2017

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Caregivers are instrumental in the fight against cancer – they offer practical and emotional support to their loved one who is facing…

CHANGING THE WAY: THE CARE FOR OUR CAREGIVERS

By Linda Eagen on April 2 / 2017

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Over the last 20 years, phenomenal medical advances in cancer prevention, screening, early diagnosis and multi-intervention treatment…

After the Bell returns ahead of International Women’s Day

By Cancer Foundation on March 2 / 2017

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Thanks to the amazing participants, donors, and sponsors of last year’s Bust a Move, presented by Morguard and St Laurent, the popular retreat After…

Coping with Cancer Closer to Home

By Catherine Boivin on March 2 / 2017

[ Cancer Coaching, Families ]

Nancy and her husband Luke at Andrew Haydon Park Nancy is fighting a lung cancer, and although she lives in Stittsville, last spring she…

Cancer Survivors and the New Year

By Stephanie Woodard on December 21 / 2016

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  Survivorship Care Program manager Stephanie Woodward has shared a message on welcoming the New Year with empowering change. As…

Grief and the Holidays

By Bonney Elliott on December 21 / 2016

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The holidays can be a challenging time when you have lost someone close to you from cancer. There are so many reminders of their absence.…

Getting Through Cancer “My Way”

By Cancer Foundation on August 18 / 2016

[ Cancer, Families ]

Photo by Tanja Webster  Coining it as her “Cancer Adventure,” Sändi Webster has been down a winding road since she was first diagnosed with cancer in the…

Save the Date!

By Marianne Loken on July 28 / 2016

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Once again this September, the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation is holding a special information session on estate planning entitled I Have…