Canadian Association of Provincial Cancer Agencies
Canadian Cancer Research Alliance (CCRA)
Canadian Institutes of Health Research
Canadian Partnership Against Cancer
Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance of Canada
Council of Canadian Cancer Registries
Health Charities Coalition of Canada (HCCC)
Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
International Union Against Cancer (UICC)
National Breast Cancer Research Framework
Non-Smokers’ Rights Association
Public Health Agency of Canada
The Canadian Cancer Society recognizes that the challenge of cancer is bigger than any single organization. We are proud to work with both national and provincial organizations in a variety of partnerships and joint initiatives to ensure that the fight against cancer remains strong and focused.
After seeing a Canadian Cancer Society call for volunteers in a newspaper, Rosemary knew that this was her opportunity to get started.
Great progress has been made
Some cancers, such as thyroid and testicular, have survival rates of over 90%. Other cancers, such as pancreatic, brain and esophageal, continue to have very low survival rates.