Hope & Cope

We’re here to help you live well at every stage of cancer. Whether you are dealing with a new diagnosis, a recurrence or advanced cancer, we’ve got you covered with innovative, evidence-based programs, offered in a warm, welcoming environment.  

To see our Wellness Centre in action during our Open House last summer, check out this video:

Special Events


Nutrition and breast cancer, March 27 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

What to eat during and after treatment is often a concern for breast cancer patients. Oncology dietitian Kristina Mullahoo will give you up-to-date information on this important topic. Presentation in English, bilingual question period. Free, but advanced registration is required: 514 340-3616.



AP Fund Gala, March 23, 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. at Le Challenger Conference and Reception

It’s that time again to gather your friends, colleagues and anyone you know who likes to party and join us for a fabulous evening in support of a great cause – our CancerFightClub program for young adults (18-39).! Cocktails, 4-course meal, open bar, live music, raffles and some special surprises will keep you entertained all evening long. Tickets are $180 each until the end of February, so purchase yours today! AP Fund Gala





Hodgkin Lymphoma Conference for Adolescents and Young Adults, April 6 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at McGill Faculty of Medicine, McIntyre Building

Presented by Lymphoma Canada, the Jewish General Hospital and McGill University, this conference will discuss topics such as Hodgkin Lymphoma 101, nutrition, managing the side effects of chemotherapy, staying in shape and fertility.  Open to young adult patients, caregivers and the general public. The conference will be held in English. Free, but advanced registration is required: AYA lymphoma conference registration




From our home base on Côte Ste. Catherine Road to Montreal’s City Hall, from Orford in the Eastern Townships  to Ottawa, Ontario, from Stowe, Vermont to Mount Kilimanjaro in Africa, Hope & Cope continues to make its mark.

Our Annual Review newsletter is hot off the press! Click here to read about the many exciting and creative ways our community of volunteers, donors, lay leaders and staff help hundreds of people cope with cancer.


Latest News

Perspectives of young adults living with advanced cancer

World Cancer Day takes place every year on February 4, as a platform for raising awareness of cancer and encouraging its prevention, detection, and treatment. In recognition of #WorldCancerDay, McGill University’s Ingram School of Nursing (ISoN) and Hope & Cope...

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Danielle Leggett Appointed Executive Director

Danielle Leggett Appointed Executive Director of Hope & Cope The Nominating Committee of the Executive Advisory Committee is pleased to announce the appointment of Danielle Leggett as Executive Director of Hope & Cope, effective May 22, 2018. Ms. Leggett comes...

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An Old Irish Blessing

May the road rise up to meet you.
May the wind always be at your back.
May the sun shine warm upon your face,
and rains fall soft upon your fields.
And until we meet again,
May God hold you in the palm of His hand.

Happy St. Patrick's Day!
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Young adult cancer survivor Denis Raymond, who did a
4-month internship with us last year, talks about the concept of time.In this video, Denis talks about living in the moment and making plans for the future.

See more videos from young adults and teens living with advanced illness at LivingOutLoud.Life

#LivingOutLoud #ayacsm cc Canadian Partnership Against Cancer Young Adult Cancer Canada Team Shan Breast Cancer Awareness for Young Women Hope & Cope CancerCare Manitoba Foundation Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
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“Seule je ne peux pas changer le monde, mais je peux jeter une pierre dans l’eau et créer de nombreuses ondulations.” – Mère Teresa

Today, on International Women’s Day, we salute the strong women who are always in our corner, who share our joys, help shape our destiny and carry us through life’s toughest challenges. Hope & Cope owes its existence to the presence of strong, determined women, beginning with our Founder, Sheila Kussner.

Pictured here are just some of the many women – volunteers, lay leaders and philanthropists - who have brought hope and help over the years to thousands of cancer patients and their families.
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Hope & Cope is funded through the generous financial support of the community. Every gift, large or small, makes a difference.

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