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    We need volunteers to fill leadership roles for this year’s CIBC Run for the Cure. Volunteers are integral in making this event happen, and your support allows us to fund life-saving research.


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    Are you a breast cancer survivor and planning to run the CIBC Run for the Cure? Register for a FREE Survivor Training Program presented by the Running Room in support of the Canadian Cancer Society at select locations across Canada.


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  • About Our Merger

    On February 1, 2017, the Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) and the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation (CBCF) joined forces.


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    Whether you are living with metastatic breast cancer or have a loved one who is, it can be helpful to talk with someone who understands what you are going through. We are available to you.


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    Our team has the latest information about breast cancer and can answer questions about a diagnosis, treatments, what to expect, financial resources, coping, local support groups and more.


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  • Breast Cancer Screening

    Need help understanding breast cancer screening and what you should do? We created an online decision aid tool to help inform all women of the factors to consider and their options. Give it a try.


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​We Offer Free Support and Information for Anyone Affected by Breast Cancer

Our Support & Information Programs focus on helping people cope with the “dark days” of breast cancer by supporting women and men living with a breast cancer or high-risk diagnosis. We also provide support and information to their families, friends, and caregivers – at any stage of their experience.

We can address a range of needs related to breast health concerns, risk management, diagnosis, treatment, survivorship, as well as the specific needs of those living with metastatic breast cancer.

Those who call our toll-free helpline will speak with a member of our Support Team – a woman who has personally had a breast cancer or high-risk diagnosis and is specially trained to provide support and information.

All of our support and information programs are confidential and free of cost.

Visit our Support and Information Programs website where you'll find all our online support information and resources for anyone affected by breast cancer. 

Other Support & Information Programs include:

  • BRA Day (Breast Reconstruction Awanress)


​You Are Not Alone: Peer Support for Canadians Living with Metastatic Breast Cancer

No one understands the impact a diagnosis of metastatic breast cancer can have on your life and the challenges that you may face as well as someone who is travelling the same path – a peer.
 
That’s why the Canadian Cancer Society is committed to ensuring that anyone affected by metastatic breast cancer has access to the vital support they need – provided by people who can relate to their concerns, share valuable coping skills, and offer hope and encouragement.
 
When you call our free and confidential helpline, we can connect you with a member our Breast Cancer Support and Information Team – a woman who is living with metastatic breast cancer and is specially trained to provide emotional support and answer many questions you may.
 
Whether you are living with metastatic breast cancer or have a loved one who is, it can be helpful to talk with someone who understands what you are going through.
 

Call us today at 1-888-778-3100 or email BreastCancerSupport@cancer.ca