Our Programs

All cancer patients should be prescribed exercise, Australian guidelines say
The prescription pad is getting a workout as doctors push for exercise to be a regular part of care

Exercise for people with cancer: a clinical practice guidelines
Segal, R., Zwaal, C., Green, E., Tomasone, J. R., Loblaw, A., & Petrella, T. (2017). Exercise for people with cancer: a clinical practice guideline. Current Oncology24(1), 40.

The Canadian Breast Cancer Network (CBCN)

The guide is free of charge. You can download it here. I will also send you 10 English and 10 French copies by mail to distribute to metastatic breast cancer patients.

We also have updated Never Too Young: Psychosocial Information and Support for Young Women with Breast Cancer.

Would you like copies of this as well? You can view an electronic copy on our website at https://cbcn.ca/en/never_too_young.


Testimonials & Media:

Status Magazine Article 2015, “The Kelly Project – Wellbeing Endowment Initiative” –
View article HERE!
Blog Article, “Express Yourself” by Simone Marcantonio, May 14, 2015

How you can support our programs:


Corporate Sponsorship:

Please call our office at 613-736-5921 or email ed.bca@bcaott.ca to discuss details:

  • Provide financial support for one of our programs (such as fitness or peer support)
  • Sponsor an upcoming event or become part of an event (ex. Gala or Golf Tournament)
  • Share a social media post with a link to our website www.bcaott.ca
  • Third-party fundraising event.


Items (goods or services) to be auctioned at fundraising events.

  • Common gifts include: Gift Certificates, Gift Baskets, Jewelry, etc. If you are unsure what to give, please call us to discuss the best option! We are always open to new ideas.

Phone: 613.736.5921
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