The Sobey Cancer Support Centre Now Open 24/7 For Cancer Patients

Halifax – June 20, 2018 — The Canadian Cancer Society will now open its doors full time for patients who must travel to Halifax for their cancer treatment. Previously, the Sobey Cancer Support Centre was available Monday to Friday to address an unmet need for patient accommodations during treatment. Expanded access to free accommodations, emotional supports, and other programming at the Dr. Susan K. Roberts Lodge That Gives will better prepare people to fight their disease. “Reducing the burden of cancer is an important goal of the Canadian Cancer Society,” said Jane Parsons, Regional Executive Director – Atlantic Canada. “Patients

Paint Your Workplace Yellow

Paint Your Workplace Yellow marked the final hurrah for Daffodil Month this April. This initiative encourages workplaces across the country to support CCS by decorating their workspaces and dressing in daffodil yellow. Independent fundraisers were also a part of many activities of the day. The Lodge staff enlisted some of
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