Professionally-led online support
groups for Canadians affected by cancer

Online Support Groups  Open for Registration

  All our online support groups are full and there is no opening for enrolment at the moment.

If you haven't registered with us before, please register with us here and tell us about your needs. We will organize upcoming groups based on needs and will notify you by email.


Currently Running   Registration is Closed

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Post Treatment Support Group - All Cancer Types

We are now enrolling participants for an online support group for all cancer patients who have completed treatment.

This is an support group with weekly skill building topics based on a published cancer manual.  Weekly chapters are delivered to your inbox which may take up to 15 minutes to read plus extra time for the exercise in which participants can complete at their own pace prior to each weekly session.

The group start date is planned for Wednesday, September 27th and will run for 9 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 survivors with similar experiences.

22-Nov-2017
Advanced Cancer Support Group

This is an online support group for all advanced cancer patients who are at any stage of their cancer journey.

This is an support group with weekly skill building topics based on a published cancer manual.  Weekly chapters are delivered to your inbox which may take up to 15 minutes to read and participants can complete at their own pace prior to each weekly session.

The group start date is planned for Wednesday, September 27th and will run for 9 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.

22-Nov-2017
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.

This is an support group with weekly skill building topics based on a published cancer manual.  Weekly chapters are delivered to your inbox which may take up to 15 minutes to read and participants can complete at their own pace prior to each weekly session.

The group start date is planned for Thursday, September 28th and will run for 9 weeks for approximately 90 minutes at the following times:

11:30 AM to 1:00 PM Pacific

12:30 PM to 2:00 PM Mountain

1:30 PM to 3:00 PM Central

2:30 PM to 4:00 PM Eastern

3:30 PM to 5:00 PM Atlantic

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

23-Nov-2017
Ovarian Cancer Support Group

This is an online support group for all ovarian cancer patients who are at any stage of their cancer journey.  This group is generously supported by Ovarian Cancer Canada.

The group start date is planned for Tuesday, October 17th and the group will run for 8 weeks for approximately 90 minutes.

Please note your time zone:

2:00 PM to 3:30 PM Pacific

3:00 PM to 4:30 PM Mountain

4:00 PM to 5:30 PM Central

5:00 PM to 6:30 PM Eastern

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM Atlantic

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

05-Dec-2017
Insomnia Support Group

This is an online educational support group for all cancer patients and survivors with any diagnosis and stage whom are having chronic problems with sleep (insomnia).

Participants will be asked to track their sleep patterns in an online diary for 7 days for each week the group is in session.  Participants will be provided feedback by the facilitator on improving their sleep each week.

This is an educational support group with weekly skill building topics based on a published cancer manual on sleep. Weekly chapters are delivered to your inbox which may take up to 30 minutes to read plus extra time for the exercise in which participants can complete at their own pace prior to each weekly session.

The group start date is planned for Tuesday, November 7th and the group will run for 6 weeks for approximately 90 minutes.

Please note your time zone:

10:00 AM to 11:30 AM Pacific

11:00 AM 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 learning more about managing your insomnia.

12-Dec-2017
Alberta Insomnia Support Group

Please note, this group is for Alberta residents.  The national group is now posted.

This is an online educational support group for all cancer patients and survivors with any diagnosis and stage whom are having chronic problems with sleep (insomnia).

Participants will be asked to track their sleep patterns in an online diary for 7 days for each week the group is in session.  Participants will be provided feedback by the facilitator on improving their sleep each week.

This is an educational support group with weekly skill building topics based on a published cancer manual on sleep. Weekly chapters are delivered to your inbox which may take up to 30 minutes to read plus extra time for the exercise in which participants can complete at their own pace prior to each weekly session.

The group start date is planned for Wednesday, November 8th and the group will run for 6 weeks for approximately 90 minutes.

Please note your time zone:

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM Pacific

7:00 PM to 8:30 PM Mountain

8:00 PM to 9:30 PM Central

9:00 PM to 10:30 PM Eastern

10:00 PM to 11:30 PM Atlantic

Please register if you are seeking support in this area and interested in learning more about managing your insomnia.

14-Dec-2017