CCS adapting to COVID-19 realities to support Canadians during and after the pandemic
Finding support groups
During the COVID-19 outbreak, we are suspending all CCS support groups until further notice.
The Canadian Cancer Society Newfoundland and Labrador Division offers adult support groups for people living with cancer in many communities across our province. Trained volunteers lead educational and informal discussions to help people who have cancer and their caregivers. The types of groups available in each area may vary.
Currently, we have groups operating in:
Call toll-free 1-888-753-6520 for more information.
Call toll-free 1-866-545-9534 for more information.
Call toll-free 1-866-545-9533 for more information.
We also work closely with external organizations that offer support groups for specific cancers.
Taking action against all cancers
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