60% of high-priority research goes unfunded.
What we are doing
The Canadian Cancer Society believes that working with government and legislators to bring about healthy public policies is a vital part of the fight against cancer.
- Tobacco control
- Catastrophic drug coverage
- Palliative care
This research saved my life and my sister’s life. Without it, stomach cancer would have wiped out most of our family.
Taking action against all cancers
The latest Canadian Cancer Statistics report found that of all newly diagnosed cancers in 2017, half are expected to be lung, colorectal, breast and prostate cancers. Learn what you can do to reduce the burden of cancer.