North Bay & District Community Office

147 McIntyre Street West, Unit 101
North Bay, Ontario
P1B 2Y5
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Phone: 705-472-9072
Toll-free: 1-888-208-2125
Fax: 705-472-9084
Email: northbay@ontario.cancer.ca

Hours of operation:
Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


Serving the communities of:
Burk's Falls, Callander, Magnetawan and area, Mattawa, Parry Sound, Powassan, South River, Sundridge, Temiskaming Shores and West Nipissing.


News and announcements

Please stay tuned for upcoming announcements.

Upcoming Events for 2015

Colours of Hope 5K

  • Saturday, September 12 - Lee Park North Bay
  • Register at www.cancer.ca/coloursofhopenb


Be a Cancer Fighter

Get started now by visiting Cancer Fighters.


Please contact Susan Plamondon, Fundraising Coordinator, 705 472-9072 ext 3733 - splamondon@ontario.cancer.ca for more information.


Volunteer opportunities & messages


October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and we are seeking volunteers to help with our Pink Ribbon Campaign.  Soon you will be able to visit our Volunteer Scheduler to see what shifts (dates/times/locations) are available and sign up to sell pink ribbons at various locations around North Bay. 


If you have time to spare - please contact Debbie Marson, Volunteer Engagement Coordinator - dmarson@ontario.cancer.ca 705-472-9072 x 3737



Ongoing opportunities

Share your valuable time and talents as a volunteer with the Canadian Cancer Society.


We are seeking volunteers in the following areas:


  • Drivers: Assist clients in getting to and from cancer treatment and appointments
  • Peer To Peer support: Through your own cancer journey experience you offer encouragement, comfort and practical support.
  • Prevention: Promote healthy living and risk reduction messages by distribuing materials and making presentations.
  • Special Events: Help with planning, set up, event day or volunteer recruitment.
  • Office: Administrative Reception and data entry assistance.
  • Outreach: Help raise awareness about cancer and the Canadian Cancer Society.
  • Advocacy: Promote changes to public policy related to awareness and prevention.
  • Financial: Assist with financial management at fundraising events.

Download our volunteer pamphlet (PDF)

Apply now!

To learn more about any of these opportunities, call or email today. We would love to welcome you to our team!


Email Debbie Marson, Volunteer Engagement Coordinator at dmarson@ontario.cancer.ca or call:  705-472-9072 ext 3737, toll free: 1-888-208-2125