The Rolling Stones Club

The Rolling Stones Club

By Suzanne Asselin There are many different ways to face cancer diagnosis and treatment. Among its wide variety of activities that offer respite to cancer patients, Hope & Cope’s Wellness Centre offers jewellery-making workshops twice per month. As soon as they...
National Cancer Wellness Awareness Day June 26

National Cancer Wellness Awareness Day June 26

Last month, at the invitation of the West Island Cancer Wellness Centre, a delegation of Hope & Cope staff and volunteers headed out to Ottawa where we were pleased to participate in a special lobby day to drive home the importance of cancer wellness. Other...
Cancer survivors show volunteers the love during National Volunteer Week

Cancer survivors show volunteers the love during National Volunteer Week

Fifty-three! That’s how many responses we received when we asked cancer patients and caregivers to nominate a Hope & Cope volunteer who lifted them up and helped them through their cancer experience. The submissions were heartfelt, the gratitude genuine and the...
Perspectives of young adults living with advanced cancer

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...
Heartwarming gifts bring joy to cancer patients this holiday season

Heartwarming gifts bring joy to cancer patients this holiday season

The season of giving and the desire to bring joy to cancer patients prompted students at two schools to get busy and get creative! Students at St. George’s in Westmount gathered in their school’s kitchen to bake cookies and create hand-written cards with inspirational...