Donate to CCSN for Giving Tuesday!

On Tuesday November 27, join us to build a strong voice for cancer awareness in Canada. Giving Tuesday is a worldwide annual day of giving, considered to be the opening day of the giving season. The Canadian Cancer Survivor Network has been taking part on social media, sharing stories and initiatives with our followers all month. Donations collected from Giving Tuesday will help CCSN provide more opportunities for patients, survivors,

Caregivers vital to health-care system but often untrained and unsupported: report

They come from all walks of life, young and old: millions of Canadians who are unpaid caregivers for aging parents, children with a disability or a sibling with a chronic illness. Yet a survey reveals many are struggling, often in isolation, trying to fulfil a critical role with not enough support from the health-care system. Results of the Ontario-based survey of 800 caregivers aged 16

Watch our most recent webinar! Navigating the Caregiver Experience: Pitfalls and Possibilities

Originally broadcast: Tuesday, November 6th 2018 8:00pm – 9:00pm ET In this webinar: Mark Stolow, caregiver expert and Huddol CEO, shared 18 years of professional experience working with and for caregivers to talk about the cancer care experience. Mark shared insights on what he’s learned about caregivers that thrive in the face of adversity; what most commonly derails caregivers and what can you do find

Watch our most recent webinar! Cannabis Climate in Canada

Originally broadcast: Tuesday, October 30th 2018 1:00pm – 2:00pm ET CCSN was pleased to welcome back Trina Fraser, part of the Cannabis Law team at Brazeau Seller Law Firm. Brazeau Seller Law’s CannaLaw® group has been advising cannabis industry participants since the inception of the Marijuana for Medical Purposes Regulations in 2013. Their cannabis team is also preparing employers for the legalization of cannabis by

Watch our most recent webinar! Advocating in Person

Originally broadcast: Thursday, October 18th 2018 1:00pm – 2:00pm ET In his presentation, advocacy guru Ryan Clarke (Advocacy Solutions) walked through the steps to prepare for in-person meetings as an advocate for your cause. Topics include how to land the meeting, preparing a strategy and agenda, how to present your message and following up afterwards. The webinar was followed by an interactive question and answer