Chinese Cancer Support Group

An educational program that offers guidance and mutual support to Chinese cancer patients and their families. The group is led by a Chinese-speaking outreach worker. Health professionals such as doctors, cancer nurses, pharmacists, radiation therapists, dietitians and social workers are invited to make presentations and answer questions.

Participants learn about:

  • eating well
  • managing pain and nausea
  • how to ask for help
  • community resources
  • treatment and alternatives
  • peer support
Program Eligibility: 
Chinese-speaking adults with cancer, caregivers and family members.
Program Offered in the Following Languages: 
Mandarin
Cantonese
Program Time and Hours: 
Group usually meets on the 2nd Tuesday afternoon of every month.
Program Contact: 

Grace Ho

(416) 461-1925, ext. 248
Are appointments required for this program?: 
No
Do participants need to register for this program?: 
Yes
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