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Meet our Donors: Marlene and Joel King

By Hena Kon As generous philanthropists, Immediate Past Co-Chairs and current Board members, Marlene and Joel King are true champions of Hope & Cope in every sense of the word. No strangers to cancer - each of their fathers died of the disease – they are proud to...

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Meet our staff

By Sonia Hazan At Hope & Cope, we are very lucky! As volunteers, we get to work with amazing and dedicated staff. They nourish the patients and us, and during COVID times, have shown their flexibility and their ingenuity.  In this edition of Volunteer Voices, we...

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Journaling: A Literary Support System

 By Marylin Smith Carsley Journaling represents an opportunity for individuals to express themselves freely and without judgement. In our fast paced society, we are conditioned to motor through life without taking the time to reflect. Writing in a journal is a simple...

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A Few Good Men

United in their desire to make lasting contributions to cancer patients through their association with Hope & Cope, Rick Simoneau, Frank Pitman and Earl Pinchuk are three exceptional volunteers. To know them is to appreciate the richness of our organization and...

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Meeting the Call of Duty Online

By Marylin Smith Carsley As the pandemic persists and COVID-19 fatigue sets in, the needs of cancer patients are as pressing as ever. In many ways, the public health recommendations for social distancing and isolation deepen the already emotionally taxing toll of...

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A remarkable donor

By Suzanne Asselin It’s an undeniable fact – if Hope & Cope has been able to support tens of thousands of patients and their families over the past 40 years, it is thanks to the support of many donors from all walks of life.  Alex Trichas and his cousins Chris,...

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Walk-a-thon raises close to $70,000

Together in Spirit With the COVID-19 pandemic disrup ting their lives and upending so many of their plans, they could have said, “Sorry, not this year.” But to their credit and our good fortune, Alex Trichas and his business partners Nick, Chris and Andre Dimopoulos...

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Upcoming Events

Aug
2
Mon
3:00 pm Voices of Hope Choir @ Hope & Cope online
Voices of Hope Choir @ Hope & Cope online
Aug 2 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Membership required. Open to cancer survivors, caregivers and volunteers. https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEsceCsrj4sHNZvzMfCjN07UXIHhSIHpg7R  
Aug
3
Tue
10:00 am Yoga @ Hope & Cope online
Yoga @ Hope & Cope online
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Membership and physical assessment required. Join occupational therapist Kyla Johnson for this gentle yoga class that will help calm your mind and reduce stress. Patients with bone metastases are strongly advised AGAINST participating in yoga.[...]
10:30 am Reiki @ Wellness Centre
Reiki @ Wellness Centre
Aug 3 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
Membership required. By appointment only and spaces are limited. Please call 514 340-3616 to register and make an appointment  
2:00 pm Relaxation – in English @ Hope & Cope online
Relaxation – in English @ Hope & Cope online
Aug 3 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
On-line registration required. Open to cancer survivors and caregivers. https://zoom.us/j/173818926 Meeting ID: 173-818-926 Password: 995130
6:30 pm CancerFightClub, Bros Club (18-39) @ Wellness Centre
CancerFightClub, Bros Club (18-39) @ Wellness Centre
Aug 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Open to young men between the ages of 18-39 who are newly diagnosed, in treatment, post-treatment or are caring for someone with cancer, the Bros Club meets monthly for an evening of fun activities, connection[...]
Aug
4
Wed
10:00 am Tai Chi @ Hope & Cope online
Tai Chi @ Hope & Cope online
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
BEFORE you register for any of our physical activity classes, you will need to have your treating doctor complete and sign our medical authorization form AND ensure that you have completed an evaluation with Nadia[...]
12:00 pm Open Art Studio @ Hope & Cope online
Open Art Studio @ Hope & Cope online
Aug 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Open to cancer survivors and their caregivers. Theme: Staying Together (artwork will be assembled into a book) https://zoom.us/meeting/register/uJAvdO-prT0j__vaf-DOBODDwyY46Nw-jg Meeting ID: 542-361-369 Password: 869876
1:30 pm Breast Friends support group @ Location to be determined upon registration
Breast Friends support group @ Location to be determined upon registration
Aug 4 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Registration is required. Group for women living with metastatic breast cancer.
2:00 pm Healthy Cooking @ Hope & Cope online
Healthy Cooking @ Hope & Cope online
Aug 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Eating healthy isn’t complicated. Our volunteer chef, Roz Shaanan, will show you how to prepare inexpensive, nutritious dishes that taste as good as they look. Open to cancer survivors and their caregivers. Link – https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYsd-2qqTktH9ykfSdplQMzKm53ZWYSFsr1[...]
3:30 pm Living with Loss: Bereavement Su... @ Hope and Cope online
Living with Loss: Bereavement Su... @ Hope and Cope online
Aug 4 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Have you lost a loved one to cancer within the last 2 years? Do you want to connect with others who are living with loss? Are you looking for strategies to help you cope with[...]
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