Hope & Cope

We’re here to help you live well at every stage of cancer. Whether you are dealing with a new diagnosis, a recurrence or advanced cancer, we’ve got you covered with innovative, evidence-based programs, offered in a warm, welcoming environment.  

We’re offering several of our popular classes and support groups as well as new workshops online via Zoom during the COVID-19 pandemic. Please check our special calendar for details. 

The Faces of Cancer Survivorship Video Project

Our video is ready for viewing! Thank you to everyone who helped us celebrate cancer survivorship! We admire your courage, your resilience and your determination to live life to the fullest!


Support is just a phone call away!


Rest assured that even though we haves suspended our “in-person” services at our Cancer Wellness Centre and our sites within the Jewish General Hospital during the COVID-19 pandemic,  our staff and volunteers are here to support you as you cope with cancer. We are just a phone call away and encourage you to reach out to us with any concerns you may have at 514 340-3616, or 514 340-8255.Our wonderful volunteers are available to make supportive phone calls. If you would like to receive a call from us, you may leave a confidential message by phone 514 340-8222, ext. 25531 or email hgoodman@jgh.mcgill.ca  Don’t forget to include your name and phone number!  

We’re also offering wellness classes, support groups, workshops and information sessions online. Click here for details: special calendar

To see our Wellness Centre in action during our Open House, check out this video:

Wellness Centre Open House

New resource for talking to children about cancer

“What do we tell the kids?” This is often the first question parents have when diagnosed with cancer. Hope & Cope is pleased to introduce a a series of three booklets to help parents, caregivers and professionals talk to children about cancer at different stages, from diagnosis through advanced cancer to grief and loss.

To download your copy, click here



Special Events 

Sunday, September 13, 2020 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Group Dorval-Sources-St-Henri 13th Annual Walk-a-thon – with a twist!

Where: Your neighbourhood, favourite park or walking trail

Cancer doesn’t stop for COVID-19 and neither will we!

The pandemic may have changed our ability to gather together physically, but we can still come together in spirit.

On September 13th, we invite you to lace up your running shoes, walk with your “bubble” in your neighbourhood or your favourite park or walking trail and raise funds for Hope & Cope’s Cancer Exercise and Rehabilitation Program. Click here to get started or fill out and mail the attached pledge form  along with your payment.

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