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Canadian Cancer Society

Get trusted cancer information, locate community services, find help with travel & accommodations, borrow wigs & prosthesis, talk to someone who’s been there, adjust to life after treatment.more info

Address / Contact Info
Candian Cancer Society, BC & Yukon
565 W 10th Ave
, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4J4
Cancer Information Service: 1-888-939-3333
Division Office: (604) 872-4400
Fax: (604) 872-4113
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Cancer Connection

Peer support for people with cancer and their caregivers.more info

Address / Contact Info
Canadian Cancer Society, BC & Yukon
565 W 10th Ave
, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4J4
Toll-Free: 1-800-822-8664
Local: (604) 675-7148
Fax: (604) 675-7301
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Cancer Information Service

Available to cancer patients, caregivers or anyone who needs help understanding cancer and finding community services. Toll-free service accessible in multiple languages.more info

Address / Contact Info
Canadian Cancer Society, BC & Yukon
565 W 10th Ave
, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4J4
Cancer Information Service: 1-888-939-3333
Division Office: (604) 872-4400
Fax: (604) 872-4113
Web Links Website Email

FIRST CALL HEALTH AND HOME CARE

First Call Health and Home Care Services has been operating for more than a year, a
member in good standing at BC Care Providers Association, WorkSafeBC, BC Seniors
Society, Alzheimer association, Better Business Bureau and is a Registered Service Provider
with Insurance companies like Blue Cross.
• First Call First Call Health and Home Care Services provides a unique service as we can also
help your clients through our partners to access funding streams available for health and
home as needed. Our services are tailored not just for the elderly, but for those with mental
health and disabilities as well.
• Our leadership team has decades of practical experience in social services, mental health,
nursing and community services.more info

Address / Contact Info
FIRST CALL HEALTH AND HOME CARE
101A-14914 104 Avenue
, Surrey, BC, V3R 1M7
Phone: (604) 868-3459
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FIRTS CALL HEALTH AND HOME CARE SERVICES

First Call Health and Home Care Services has been operating for more than a year, a
member in good standing at BC Care Providers Association, WorkSafeBC, BC Seniors
Society, Alzheimer association, Better Business Bureau and is a Registered Service Provider
with Insurance companies like Blue Cross.
• First Call First Call Health and Home Care Services provides a unique service as we can also
help your clients through our partners to access funding streams available for health and
home as needed. Our services are tailored not just for the elderly, but for those with mental
health and disabilities as well.
• Our leadership team has decades of practical experience in social services, mental health,
nursing and community services.more info

Address / Contact Info
First Call Health and Home Care Services
#101A-14914 104 Avenue
, Surrey, BC, V3R 1M7
Phone: (604) 868-3459
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New Normal

Adjust to life after breast or colorectal cancer.more info

Address / Contact Info
Canadian Cancer Society, BC & Yukon
565 W 10th Ave
, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4J4
Toll-Free: 1-800-822-8664
Local: (604) 675-7148
Fax: (604) 675-7301
Web Links Website Email
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Shield Health Advocates

We help our clients navigate the complex healthcare system. We are your guide. At Shield Health Advocates, we help and guide clients and their loved ones all over BC's Lower Mainland by empowering them and giving them peace of mind.
more info

Address / Contact Info
BC
7786881772: (778) 668-1334
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The Adapt Clinic (Psychiatric Genetic Counselling)

This provincial clinic offers free (covered by MSP) genetic counselling to individuals of all ages (and / or their families) who live with a psychiatric diagnosis. The service can help individuals with mental health disorders and their family members better understand the cause and potential chances for them or their family members (eg. children) to develop a psychiatric disorder. The clinic offers individuals and families a very powerful service as it helps people better understand why they have a mental health disorder. The clinic’s counsellors can help patients reframe understandings of the causes of mental health disorders. This is the only clinic of its kind in the world! Learn more about genetic counselling on our website.more info

Address / Contact Info
Department of Medical Genetics, Medical Genetics, BC Women's Hospital, Shaughnessy Building, C234
BC Women's Hospital, Department of Medical Genetics, C234 - 4500 Oak Street
, Vancouver, BC, V6H 2N9
Angela Inglis: (604) 875-2726
Emily Morris: 604-875-2000 x.6787
Fax: (604) 875-2825
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Travel Treatment Fund

Limited, short-term financial assistance to cover a portion of cancer-related transportation and accommodation expenses.more info

Address / Contact Info
Candian Cancer Society, BC & Yukon
565 W 10th Ave
, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4J4
Toll-Free: 1-800-663-2524 ext. 7122
Local: (604) 675-7122
Fax: (604) 675-7301
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Wig & Breast Prosthesis Banks

Offering a wide range of donated wigs, headwear, permanent prostheses and bras to cancer patients throughout BC who have undergone surgery and cannot afford the cost of a wig or prosthesis.more info

Address / Contact Info
Canadian Cancer Society, BC & Yukon
565 W 10th Ave
, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4J4
Cancer Information Service: 1-888-939-3333
Division Office: (604) 872-4400
Fax: (604) 872-4113
Web Links Website Email