Category Archives: Uncategorized

NEW! Coping with Cancer, now offered in French

By Cancer Foundation on April 6 / 2017

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Cancer Coach Nasser Yassine The first session will begin May 4th and will run every Thursday until June 15th. Led by…

How One Family Reached Out for Help to Face Cancer Together

By Cancer Foundation on December 6 / 2016

[ Cancer, Cancer Coaching, Caregivers, Uncategorized ]

The Savoy family never expected a cancer diagnosis to become part of their lives, and to change everything so suddenly. But when Peter, a husband…

Love Baking?

By Catherine Boivin on October 28 / 2016

[ Events, Uncategorized ]

Volunteer Bakers Bob, Amy, Rosemary, Paul, and Leo. It’s simple: you bake cookies in late November, drop them off at the Foundation,…

A Lasting Way to Give

By Christian McCuaig on October 7 / 2016

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Donors who leave gifts through their estate to the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation have a tremendous impact on local cancer care and give…

A Legacy of Hope

By Cancer Foundation on September 12 / 2016

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Drew Lyall and his family at Arthur’s Seat in Scotland Drew Lyall found strength and comfort in knowing his gift would help others. The news was…

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,…

The Tragically Hip: What Gord Downie’s Courage Means to One Cancer Survivor

By Cancer Foundation on August 15 / 2016

[ Cancer, Uncategorized ]

Denis Raymond captures a moment featuring one of Gord Downie’s iconic hats. You’ve probably heard the latest on the Tragically Hip: lead…