Welcome to Hope & Cope

 Cancer changes everything.


The mission of Lou's House - the JGH Hope & Cope Wellness Centre - is to teach, guide and support you through all stages of cancer survivorship. We invite you to enter our relaxed, peaceful and home-like setting, where you will discover many diverse programs and activities that will help you live well with and beyond cancer. Give us just 1 hour of your time and we’ll get you started on your personal path to wellness!  Click here for more information and to download and print the forms. Registration form


“From the time of cancer diagnosis and for the balance of your life, you are a cancer survivor.”
- Definition of cancer survivorship from the U.S. based National Coalition of Cancer Survivorship


 Voices of Hope choir gives cancer patients a reason to smile


Montreal Gazette entertainment reporter Bill Brownstein was so impressed by our Voices of Hope Choir that he listed this as one of the most memorable stories of 2014.  



Hope & Cope's Monday Night Live Gala raises unprecedented $3.2 million


Read the full story here: Total announced to thunderous applause at gala attended by 1,000 people 


Dr. Rob Rutledge brings his transformative skills for healing retreat to Lou's House

Join us on Otober 24th for this very special event! 


Calendar of activities


We are gearing up for a busy and exciting fall season at the Wellness Centre / Lou’s House with new classes such as Move to the Beat, a special Skills for Healing Cancer Retreat, the return of our Weigh to Go program, Reiki, Mindfulness Practice and more!


September-October - updated 09/24/15 

Watch an Overview

Skills for Healing Cancer Retreat
Back by popular demand, Dr. Rob Rutledge is bringing his Skills for Healing Cancer Retreat to Montreal on October 24th
Spice up your life with Créole cooking!
Join us on August 25th for a flavourful cooking demonstration by the Miss Créole Québec Committee.