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A Note From Amy - Your Cancer Care Counsellor

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Additional Programs and Services Available in the Community

Additional Programs and Services Available

Have you been recently diagnosed with breast cancer?

Have you been recently diagnosed with breast cancer?
CBCN has begun to put together advocacy guides. “Deciding Which Breast Cancer Surgery is Right for You?" is the first of CBCN ’s Advocacy Guides which examines options and standards of care for breast cancer surgery. View the guide and learn what steps to take to self-advocate for the option that’s best for you. View it here: https://cbcn.ca/en/advocacy-guides

Virtual Programs at Wellwood:

You're invited to join Wellwood in Hamilton for virtual programs!

 Wellwood in Hamilton offers some different programs that you may be interested in, including: 

  • Cardmaking
  • Zentangle
  • Self-Guided Therapeutic Touch®
  • Energy, Boost & Balance.

To register, please visit the Virtual Wellwood form

Your Opinion Counts-Locate and Participate in available Research Studies

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See below for opportunities to participate in research studies!


Thank you for your time and consideration. If you are interested in participating in this study please contact Madison Vani (madison.vani@mail.utoronto.ca , 416-854-9662) directly or complete the survey here.  

Sincerely,  

Madison Vani, MSc  

PhD Candidate 

Faculty of Kinesiology and Physical Education 

University of Toronto  

Fire Relief Info

  We have been extremely busy ensuring all our programs and resources continued on as a result of the fire at The Inn of Waterloo.  We want to thank those in the community who have reached out to make sure we were ok, safe and offered assistance.  We are overwhelmed by your kindness.  It means the world to us, that we are remembered during this very difficult time.  Below a link to complete details if you are looking to donate or provide support.



Grateful for Our Donors

Thanks for the amazing efforts put forth by the following groups:

If 2020 has taught us anything, it's that the health and well-being of our communities must continue to be top priority. Thank you CIBC for helping us improve access to support groups for our members.

Thank You to The Inn at Waterloo

Many thanks to The Inn of Waterloo for your continued support! The Inn has raised over $1000 from the sales of masks to their guests!! 
This equates to 20 wigs, 30 camisoles, 12 relaxation therapy sessions or 20 counselling sessions for our members.

Miss Dixie's Foundation

Many thanks go to Miss Dixie's Foundation for your recent donation to HopeSpring! Their non-profit foundation are pledging their ongoing support to continue collecting wish list supply items for HopeSpring. 

If You Find Yourself In a Positions to Make a Donation

One thing that has remained the same through the pandemic "cancer doesn’t stop because of COVID".
If you find yourself in a position to make a donation, please follow the link here to our giving partner Canada Helps, your receipt for 2021 tax purposes will be issued immediately.

Much appreciation for your support in advance. 

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Looking for a way to help HopeSpring? This one has zero cost!

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New round of voting starting!! 

Looking for a way to help HopeSpring? This one has zero cost! 

Vote once a week from each of your email addresses!

Take two minutes to vote here  HopeSpring Cancer Support Centre

Thanks ahead for your continued support!

Thank you to the George Lunan Foundation!

Thank you to the George Lunan Foundation! The foundation assisted with funding our technology needs in response to COVID-19. This foundation is part of the reason why we can deliver our programs and support directly into your homes. George Lunan Foundation funding also ensured that our team members are able to work remotely from home, ensuring their safety.

Our doors are open to anyone, period.

At HopeSpring Cancer Support Centre, our door is open to anyone, always. (1)

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25 years serving the members of our community providing knowledge, support and tools to assist on their cancer journey.


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Program Schedule

Here's our program schedule.
Monday 4PM → 8PMET
Tuesday 10:30AM → 2:30PMET
Tuesday 11:30AM → 1PMET
Women's Support Group with Tammy
Tuesday 1:30PM → 3PMET
Gentle Yoga for Symptom Management
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Peer Support

Peer Support Schedule Changes

Peer support program aims to support anyone who is affected by cancer. It will offer an important service in helping members feel connected to their communities and assist in reducing the effects of loneliness and social isolation.

Schedule:

DayTimeDay Time
Monday4-8pmTuesday10:30-2:30pm
Wednesday4-8pmThursday10:30-2:30pm
Friday4-8pmSaturday10:30-2:30pm

Access Peer Support Monday - Friday please use this link: Monday - Friday (Zoom)

Access Peer Support on Saturday please use this link: Saturday (Zoom)

Community Partners Events

This calendar displays holidays and information provided by our community partners.

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