Colorectal Cancer Association of Canada

Site: Oakville Support Group

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Record #: OAK4701 Last Full Update: 23 Oct 2014
Agency and Service Names
Alternate NameCCAC
Contact Information
Office PhoneToronto office 416-920-4333
Toll Free PhoneHelpline 1-877-502-6566 (1-877-50-COLON)
Social MediaBlogger Blogger, Twitter Twitter, YouTube YouTube
Primary ContactPeter Hildyard, Facilitator, Oakville Support Group; Email:
Agency Information
Description (Agency)A nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life of patients and increasing awareness and educating the public about prevention and treatment of colorectal cancer.
Legal Status(50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
ElectionsNovember AGM
Service Information
Description (Service)* comprised of volunteers, members, and management led by a board of directors 
* a patient-based organization that understand the needs of those diagnosed with colorectal cancer and their families 
* compassion, knowledge and understanding are offered through support groups across the country, connecting patients, survivors, and caregivers 
* a medical advisory board of professionals in the field of colorectal cancer provides counsel to the CCAC to ensure members are kept abreast of the latest medical advances in the diagnosis and treatment of the disease 
Hoursmeetings 1 pm-4 pm
Datesthird Sunday of each month
MeetingsMeetings are facilitated by Peter Hildyard at Wellspring Birmingham-Gilgan House 
Areas ServedHalton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Peel Region
EligibilityNo restrictions
LanguagesEnglish ; Italian
Site Information
Located In CommunityRiver Oaks
Address & Map
Wellspring, Birmingham-Gilgan House
2445 Sixth Line
Oakville, ON L5H 6J6
IntersectionSixth Line and Dundas St
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Taxonomy and Classification
Service CategoriesHealth/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Colorectal Cancer
Other Details
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