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November 29, 2021 / CCSN News

Cancer Can’t Wait – PanCanadian Virtual Action Week Webinar Series

21 months after the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, half of cancer patients across Canada still report their cancer care appointments are cancelled, postponed, or rescheduled. Throughout the pandemic, CCSN...
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November 23, 2021 / CCSN News, News

Remembering Kim MacIntosh

The Canadian Cancer Survivor Network would like to express our deepest sympathies to the family of Kimberly Ann MacIntosh, as she passed away in her home on November 17 at...
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November 18, 2021 / News

2021 Canadian Cancer Statistics Report Has Been Published

Earlier this month the Canadian Cancer Society published it's annual Canadian Cancer Statistics Report. After a one year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the report has been released in...
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November 17, 2021 / News

Dense Breasts Canada Publishes New Report On The Impacts of Outdated Breast Screening Practices

Dense Breasts Canada, an awareness and advocacy organization dedicated to seeing optimal breast cancer screening for women, has published a report outlining the findings of their latest national, anonymous, online...
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Legislative buildings of Saskatchewan and British Columbia, side by side
November 8, 2021 / COVID-19

Cancer Can’t Wait! Pan-Canadian Virtual Action Weeks on Cancer & COVID-19 Update

Despite ever-increasing rates of immunization against COVID-19, the pandemic is by no means over – least of all for cancer patients. CCSN's third survey on the impact of COVID-19 on cancer care showed that even over a year after the WHO declared COVID-19 a pandemic, cancer patients across Canada were still waiting for delayed appointments and procedures. CCSN has met with politicians from eight provinces in our series of Pan-Canadian Virtual Action Weeks to share the results of our third survey, with the goal of ensuring that the needs of cancer patients during the pandemic are not overlooked.
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My Gut Feeling - Stomach Cancer Foundation of Canada
November 7, 2021

CCSN has a new partner! Welcome, My Gut Feeling

My Gut Feeling is a stomach cancer support network for patients, survivors, and caregivers to provide peer-to-peer support, education, awareness, and advocacy as they go through their cancer journey. My...
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October 15, 2021 / CCSN News

Healthy Communication & Cancer – Webinar

Healthy communication can be a lofty goal at the best of times- and even more so while living with cancer and its stresses. This workshop aims to provide you with...
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Map of Canada's provinces
October 7, 2021 / CCSN News, COVID-19

CCSN’s Pan-Canadian Virtual Action Weeks on Cancer and COVID-19

CCSN has continued its work to raise awareness about COVID-19 disruption of cancer care in Canada by sharing the results of our third Leger survey on COVID-19 cancer disruption of...
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October 1, 2021 / News

What Canadians Should Know About the Canadian National Breast Screening Studies

Update Oct. 8, 2021: To view this and all other webinars on demand visit our Webinars page   The Canadian Cancer Survivor Network is pleased to have Dr. Daniel Kopans...
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September 16, 2021

The Emotional Impact of Cancer

Update Sept. 21, 2021: To view this and all other webinars on demand visit our Webinars page.   The Canadian Cancer Survivor Network was pleased to have Dr. Lori McFarlane...
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