Category Archives: Uncategorized

Putting our affairs in order: lessons learned

By Cancer Foundation on September 7 / 2017

[ Cancer Coaching, Caregivers, Families, Uncategorized ]

As Cancer Coaches, what matters to YOU matters to us. And many of you have expressed that what matters to you is getting your affairs in…

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…

A Breakfast of True Champions

By Linda Eagen on May 11 / 2017

[ Uncategorized ]

Photo: Leadership Committee members, Table Captains, Speakers and Sponsors gather together at the Cancer Champions Breakfast. Photographed by…

My cancer treatment is done – but, am I ready to return to work?

By Cancer Foundation on May 5 / 2017

[ Uncategorized ]

It’s a question our Cancer Coaching team often hears from cancer survivors:  when is the right time to return to work after medical…

NEW! Coping with Cancer, now offered in French

By Cancer Foundation on April 6 / 2017

[ Uncategorized ]

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

[ Uncategorized ]

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,…