Welcome to Hope & Cope

 Cancer changes everything.


The mission of Lou's House - the JGH Hope & Cope Wellness Centre - is to teach, guide and support you through all stages of cancer survivorship. We invite you to enter our relaxed, peaceful and home-like setting, where you will discover many diverse programs and activities that will help you live well with and beyond cancer. Give us just 1 hour of your time and we’ll get you started on your personal path to wellness!  Click here for more information and to download and print the forms. Registration form


“From the time of cancer diagnosis and for the balance of your life, you are a cancer survivor.”
- Definition of cancer survivorship from the U.S. based National Coalition of Cancer Survivorship



  Voices of Hope choir gives cancer patients a reason to smile

Calendar of activities


Our busy fall season continues at the Wellness Centre / Lou's House. 

Check out our new programs such as reiki and our Support for Seniors (70+) program as well as a variety of workshops and lectures covering diverse topics from "Internet Advisor" to "Basic Medical Information about Cancer".

November-December 2014


New programs, lectures and workshops this fall 

Watch an Overview

Happy Holidays!
Please note that all Hope & Cope offices within the hospital (E-730.1, Radiotherapy, Palliative Care) as well as Lou’s House will be closed on December 25 and 26, 2014, as well as January 1 and 2, 2015. 

Get into the swing!
Our Voices of Hope Choir will present their "Holiday Swing" concert December 8th