Cancer

Cancer

Canadian Cancer Society, Ontario Division

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Advocacy

Provides cancer information, support services, and assistance in finding relevant resources in the community.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(416) 488-5400
Email Address: 
info@cis.cancer.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
(416) 488-2872
Tollfree Phone Number: 
1 800 268-8874
Street Address: 
1639 Yonge Street
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M4T 2W6

Toronto Cancer Prevention Coalition

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Policy development

Forms an organization that works to strengthen cancer prevention efforts by creating a high profile/effective/powerful/multi-stakeholder/sustainable coalition, evidence and suspect based, which advocates for prevention policy, education and action at the local government level and beyond.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(416) 392-7469
Email Address: 
smoazami@toronto.ca
Fax Number: 
(416) 392-1357
Street Address: 
277 Victoria Street, Suite 203
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5B 1W2

Wellspring Odette House & The Coach House

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Support group/peer support

Provides a wide range of cancer support programs and services to serve the emotional, social, informational, and emotional needs of people living with cancer, and those who care for them.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
416-323-6400 x 4240
Street Address: 
Wellspring at Women’s College Hospital
Addt'l Street Address: 
76 Grenville St
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5S 1B2
Internal Notes : 
Updated December 2011

Wellspring at Sunnybrook & Women's

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Support group/peer support

Provides a wide range of cancer support programs and services to serve the emotional, social, informational, and emotional needs of people living with cancer, and those who care for them.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(416) 480-4440
Email Address: 
marny@wellspring.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
(416) 480-4496
Street Address: 
2075 Bayview Ave
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M4N 3M5

Wellspring Halton-Peel

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Support group/peer support

Provides a wide range of cancer support programs and services to serve the emotional, social, informational, and emotional needs of people living with cancer, and those who care for them.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(905) 257-1988
Email Address: 
haltonpeel@wellspring.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
(905) 257-6109
Street Address: 
2545 Sixth Line
City: 
Oakville
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
L6J 4Z4

Wellspring London and Region

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Support group/peer support

Provides a wide range of cancer support programs and services to serve the emotional, social, informational, and emotional needs of people living with cancer, and those who care for them.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(519) 438-7379
Email Address: 
wellspring@rogers.com
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
(519) 438-8616
Street Address: 
231 Hyman St
City: 
London
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
N6A 1N6

Wellspring Niagara

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NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Support group/peer support

Provides a wide range of cancer support programs and services to serve the emotional, social, informational, and emotional needs of people living with cancer, and those who care for them.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(905) 684-7619
Email Address: 
wellspringniagara@becon.org
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
(905) 684-1262
Tollfree Phone Number: 
1-888-707-1277
Street Address: 
3-3250 Schmon Pkwy
City: 
Thorold
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
L2V 4Y6

Women and cancer

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
Manon Sabourin
Publisher: 
Canadian Women's Health Network
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Provides a brief overview of the most common cancers that affect women.

Final payments: socio-economic costs of palliative home caregiving in the last month of life

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Resource Language: 
English
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Cross Centre Initiatives
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
Lorraine Greaves
Olena Hankivsky
Georgia Livadiotakis
Renée Cormier
Lyndsey Saunders
Lindsey Galvin
Bilkis Vissandjée
Patricia Carlier
Margereth Zanchetta
Carol Amaratunga
Jacqueline Gahagan
Aideen Reynolds
Publisher: 
Centres of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2002

Assesses the socio-economic costs and benefits for both female and male informal and formal caregivers providing palliative home care (focusing on the last month of life) to a cancer or AIDS patient. Examines a comprehensive set of costs and benefits-including social, economic, emotional, psychological and spiritual-experienced by these caregivers.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Final payments: socioeconomic costs of palliative home caregiving

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Resource Language: 
English
Owning Org: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (BCCEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Women's Health Research Bulletins (CEWHRB)
Media Type: 
Online
Paper
Author: 
Lorraine Greaves
Olena Hankivsky
Georgia Livadiotakis
Renée Cormier
Publisher: 
Centres of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Analyzes gender differences, differences between formal and informal caregivers, and regional (British Columbia, Quebec and Nova Scotia) and diagnosis-related differences between male and female palliative caregivers.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14963612
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.
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