Category Archives: News

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

NEW! Program for Prostate Cancer Survivors

By Cancer Foundation on January 4 / 2017

[ Cancer Coaching, News ]

If so, you’ll be interested in knowing that the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation has partnered with TrueNTH Lifestyle Management to help men with prostate…

Reaching Out to Every Person in Ottawa: How One Volunteer is Changing the Way Multicultural Communities View and Manage Cancer

By Cancer Foundation on September 12 / 2016

[ Cancer Coaching, News, Uncategorized ]

The presentation at a local mosque is over and Yousif Makkawi, a Community Ambassador with The Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation’s Outreach Program,…

Valecraft Homes Take Cancer Care to Heart

By Cancer Foundation on August 2 / 2016

[ News ]

As a long-time supporter of the Cancer Foundation, Valecraft sent a team to see how their generous contributions improve…