Professionally-led online support
groups for Canadians affected by cancer

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This is an online support group for all patients living with breast cancer who are at any stage of their cancer journey.  The support group includes skill building topics based on a published cancer manual.  Weekly chapters are delivered by email to each participant which may take up to 15 minutes to read and participants can complete it at their own pace prior to each weekly session. The first session will start on Tuesday, March 6th.  The session will occur weekly for a total of 8 weeks. Each session lasts for approximately 90 minutes at the following times:

10:00 AM to 11:30 PM Pacific

11:00 PM to 12:30 PM Mountain

12:00 PM to 1:30 PM Central

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM Eastern

2:00 PM to 3:30 PM Atlantic

Please register if you are seeking support in this area and interested in connecting with other women living with breast cancer or coping with its post treatment side effects.

02-Mar-2018

This is an online support group for caregivers who are caring for family members and/or friends with any cancer diagnosis and stages. The support group includes skill building topics based on a published cancer manual. Weekly chapters are delivered by email to each participant which may take up to 15 minutes to read and participants can complete it at their own pace prior to each weekly session. The first session will start on Tuesday, March 13th. The session will occur weekly for a total of 8 weeks. Each session lasts for approximately 90 minutes at the following times:

10:30 AM to 12:00 PM Pacific (PDT)

11:30 AM to  1:00 PM Mountain (MDT)

11:30 AM to 1:00 PM Central (CST - SK)

12:30 PM to 2:00 PM Central (CDT)

1:30 PM to 3:00 PM Eastern (EDT)

2:30 PM to 4:00 PM Atlantic (ADT)

3:00 PM to 4:30 PM Newfoundland (NDT)

Please register if you are interested in connecting with other caregivers.

12-Mar-2018

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Fear of Cancer Recurrence Support Group

Fear of a cancer recurrence is real, and it is a common reaction for people that have been diagnosed with and completed their cancer treatment.

This online educational support group will have weekly sessions based on a resource and activity handout. The sessions will include a review of situations where fear of cancer recurrence may occur, as well as tools and techniques that cancer survivors can use to build their ability to cope with stress, address emotions and promote recovery.

The group start date is planned for Tuesday, January 23rd and the group will run for 6 weeks for approximately 90 minutes.

Please note your time zone:

10:30 AM to 12:00 PM Pacific

11:30 AM to 1:00 PM Mountain

12:30 AM to 2:00 PM Central 

1:30 PM to 3:00 PM Eastern

2:30 PM to 4:00 PM Atlantic

Please register if you are seeking support in this area and interested in connecting with other cancer patients with similar experiences.

27-Feb-2018
Expressive Art Support Group

This is an art-based support group for cancer patients and survivors with any diagnosis and stages. Group members will express themselves using different art techniques, including digital painting and photography. No art experience is necessary!  

The group start date is planned for Wednesday, January 24th and the group will run for 8 weeks for approximately 90 minutes.

Please note your time zone:

10:30 AM to 12:00 PM Pacific

11:30 AM to 1:00 PM Mountain

12:30 AM to 2:00 PM Central 

1:30 PM to 3:00 PM Eastern

2:30 PM to 4:00 PM Atlantic

Please register if you are interested in expressing yourself through creating art.

14-Mar-2018
Active Treatment Support Group - All Cancer Types

This is an online support group for patients who are actively receiving treatment for their cancer (or in follow up related to their treatment).  This includes surgical, chemotherapy and radiation treatments for cancer.

There are a total of 8 weekly sessions and each session includes a specific skill-building topic based on a published cancer manual.  Weekly chapters will be delivered by email to participants which may take up to 15 minutes to read and participants can complete it at their own pace prior to each weekly session.

The group start date is planned for Tuesday, February 6th and will run for 8 weeks for approximately 90 minutes at the following times:

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM Pacific

2:00 PM to 3:30 PM Mountain

3:00 PM to 4:30 PM Central

4:00 PM to 5:30 PM Eastern

5:00 PM to 6:30 PM Atlantic

Please register if you are seeking support in this area and interested in connecting with other cancer patients with similar experiences.

27-Mar-2018
Advanced Cancer Support Group

This is an online support group for patients who have advanced cancer of any cancer type. This online support group occurs weekly and includes skill building topics based on a published cancer manual.  Weekly chapters are delivered by email to each participant which may take up to 15 minutes to read and participants can complete it at their own pace prior to each weekly session.

The group start date is planned for Thursday, February 8th and will run for 8 weeks for approximately 90 minutes at the following times:

12:00 PM to 1:30 PM Pacific

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM Mountain

2:00 PM to 3:30 PM Central

3:00 PM to 4:30 PM Eastern

4:00 PM to 5:30 PM Atlantic

Please register if you are seeking support in this area and interested in connecting with other cancer patients with similar experiences.

30-Mar-2018