It’s CBCN’s 20th Anniversary!

The Canadian Breast Cancer Network is excited to be celebrating its 20th anniversary! Cathy Ammendolea, Chair of the Board of Directors, has written a letter on behalf of the board and staff to show what reaching this milestone means.

Read Cathy’s gracious words here.

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April 29, 2014: Reducing your Risk of Recurrence Webinar

CBCN is pleased to announce our first webinar as part of the High Risk Breast Cancer Project. Dr. Craig Herrington, from the Ottawa Integrative Cancer Centre will lead an informative presentation and discussion focusing on the role of naturopathic medicine in reducing your risk of recurrence and of developing a new breast cancer.

When: April 29, 2014
Where: Online
Cost: Free

For more information and to learn how to register, please click here.

April 25-27, 2014: Skills for Healing Cancer Weekend Retreat Sackville, NB

Join the Healing and Cancer Foundation for a weekend retreat open to anyone with a cancer diagnosis of any type or stage. Dr. Rob Rutledge and Timothy Walker will help you learn:

  • How to get complete cancer care
  • Empowering the body
  • Stress reduction and mind-body techniques
  • Working with difficult thoughts and emotions
  • Meditation and informal discussion

For more information, please click here.

CanCertainty: Equal and Fair Cancer Treatment for All Canadians

Cancer patients in Ontario and the Atlantic provinces have trouble accessing oral cancer treatments. Join CBCN and other patients and patient groups to help address the need for equal and fair access to cancer treatment for all Canadians.

Watch and share this video to help raise awareness of this important issue and visit to learn more.


Upcoming Events

CBCN Subsites
Breast Health
Metastatic Breast Cancer
Provincial/ Territorial
Rural Women
Young Women
Research & Clinical Trials
Newly Diagnosed
Family & Friends
Last updated: April 16, 2014