Welcome to Hope & Cope

We’re here to help you live well at every stage of cancer – from the shock of diagnosis through treatment, recovery and survivorship. If you are affected by cancer our innovative, evidence-based programs, offered in a warm, welcoming environment, will help you get back on track.

Upcoming Events

To view all of our daily classes, workshops, lectures and special events, please see our Events and activities page..

Summer BBQ for young adults and young families with cancer

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Just For Laughs 2014Laugh in the Face of Cancer.  Australian superstar Adam Hills headlines this free comedy show for Wellness Centre participants and members of our CancerFightClub Community. Presented by Comedy Gives Back in Association with Just for Laughs, the show will feature some of the hottest names in stand-up comedy. Reservations are essential: 514 340-3616 or hopeandcopeevents@jgh.mcgill.ca    ComGivesBack-v3

Sunday, September 11, 2016

Dorval Walk-a-thon Hope & Cope teamDorval, Sources and St. Henri Auto Parts Walk-a-thon. Mark your calendars and plan to attend this festive, family-friendly and scenic 7 km walk. You’ll be well hydrated and well fed, with a BBQ following the walk. All proceeds support Hope & Cope’s highly effective cancer exercise program. For more information about participating in this fundraiser as a walker, supplier or sponsor, please contact us at 514 340-8222 ext 6868 or by e-mail: hopeandcopeevents@jgh.mcgill.ca

Advisory from the City of Montreal

Beginning May 16, there will be major roadwork on the north side of Côte Ste. Catherine Road

The City of Montreal is undertaking major infrastructure work (sewers, water mains, sidewalks, lighting) on Côte Ste. Catherine Road between Victoria Ave. and Côte des Neiges Rd. for a period of several months. The first phase, beginning May 16th, will affect the north side, where the Jewish General Hospital and Lou’s House are located. Expected impact will include traffic delays,full or partial closure of streets and intersections, limited street parking in the surrounding neighbourhood and the rerouting of the 129 bus (westbound – towards Décarie) to Edouard-Monpetit and Victoria, where it will stop in front of the Côte-Sainte-Catherine métro. Note that métro access will be maintained.
For the safety of everyone, please obey all traffic signs and give yourself extra time to get here.

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Mourning Walk helps ease the pain of grief and loss

Mourning Walk helps ease the pain of grief and loss

On a sultry July day, with the threat of rain in the air, a dozen people gathered at Smith House on Mount-Royal Park to participate in the 5th Anniversary Mourning Walk, followed by a pot-luck picnic. They were grieving their wives, husbands, mothers, fathers,...

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Hats off to Bernie Fersten

Hats off to Bernie Fersten

When a Hope & Cope volunteer brought a sample of a beautiful turban to hat manufacturer Bernie Fersten, owner of Fersten Headwear, and asked him if he could find a supplier, Mr. Fersten eagerly accepted the challenge. Little did he know that this would mark the...

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Facing the future with confidence

  In mid-April, 24 Trustees and members of our Executive Advisory Committee gathered for a four-hour strategic retreat to chart a course for a sustainable future for Hope & Cope. Guided by facilitator Annie Tobias, the process was rooted in identifying the...

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Si vous êtes une personne attentionnée, qui ne porte pas de jugement, capable d’écouter et de travailler en équipe, bilingue (français/anglais) ou multilingue et à l’aise de travailler avec des personnes atteintes de cancer, n’hésitez surtout pas à communiquer avec nous.
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