Canadian Cancer Society

Site: Bluewater Community Office - Owen Sound

Service: Canadian Cancer Society, Bluewater Community Office - Owen Sound

Record #: CWD3790
Last Modified: 29 Jun 2022
Last Full Update: 22 Nov 2019

Description

Description (Service) COVID-19 Response
Due to concerns regarding COVID-19, the Wheels of Hope transportation service has been suspended until further notice

Regular Service
National, community based organization of volunteers dedicated to the eradication of cancer and the enhancement of the quality of life of people living with cancer. Services include:
  • Wheels of Hope - transportation service to and from treatment centres - for transportation requirements, please call the dedicated toll free line
  • health promotion
  • emotional support for patients and their families
  • public education regarding cancer prevention and detection
  • fundraising for research
Free wigs, turbans, breast prosthetics and blankets for cancer patients are available directly from the Owen Sound hospital (Oncology department, 5th floor).

Service Details

Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Bruce County ; Collingwood ; Grey County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
1051 2nd Ave E
Unit 219
Owen Sound, ON
Canada N4K 2H8
 
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Intersection 2nd Ave E and 10th St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Toll Free Phone 1-888-939-3333
TTY Phone 1-866-786-3934, Cancer Information Service
Fax 519-376-0942
E-Mail bluewater@ontario.cancer.ca
Website cancer.ca/en
Social Media Facebook Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CanadianCancerSociety
Twitter Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/cancersociety
Primary Contact Allison Taylor-Misener, Manager; Email: Allison.Taylor@ontario.cancer.ca
Mailing Address 1051 2nd Ave E 
Unit 219 
Owen Sound 
Canada N4K 2H8

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