The Canadian Cancer Society is the only national charitable organization dedicated to funding game-changing research on all cancers, advocating to make healthy living easier and supporting Canadians affected by cancer so that no one faces cancer alone.
Read about our historic year in the 2017 Impact Report. Through our year of transformation, you generously gave us your support and we are grateful. There is still so much for us to do and we look forward to continuing to work towards a world where no Canadian fears cancer.
Research at the Canadian Centre for Applied Research in Cancer Control led to a new standard in leukemia testing.
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.