|Record #: NIA0373||Last Modified: 09 Jul 2019||Last Full Update: 09 Jul 2019|
|Public Comments||Moved from Ontario St to address below on April 16, 2018|
|Toll Free Phone||1-877-220-3099 ; Cancer Information Service 1-888-939-3333 ; Cancer Connection 1-800-939-3333 ; Smoker's Help Line 1-877-513-5333; Transporation 1-800-263-6750|
|Primary Contact||Karen Viersen, Manager, Niagara Community Office; Email: email@example.com|
|Alternate Contact||Beth Dandridge, Community Coordinator; Phone: 905-684-6455 ext 3153; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Volunteer Coordinator||Lynn Felker, Volunteer Engagement Coordinator; Email: email@example.com|
|Areas Served||Beamsville ; Dunnville ; Fort Erie ; Niagara Falls ; Niagara Region ; Niagara-on-the-Lake ; St Catharines ; Welland|
|Located In Community||St Catharines|
|Address & Map||
432 Niagara St, Unit 2
St Catharines, ON L2M 4W3
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|Intersection||Niagara St and Scott St|
|Service and Access Details|
|Description (Service)||Assists people with cancer by providing peer support and transportation when needed by a volunteer driver.
GROUP PROSTATE offers group discussions for men with prostate cancer.
INDIVIDUAL SUPPORT online community and telephone peer to peer support.
FUNDRAISING includes Residential Campaign (April) in a few areas, Daffodil Pin sales (April), Grapes of Wrath (July) Pink Ribbon Sales (October), Pink in the Rink (January)
|Hours||Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm|
|Application||No application * volunteer applications at www.cancer.ca|
|Fees||None for volunteering; Administration fee for transportation service; various regular fees and fundraising for participation in special events|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Legal Status||(50) Non Profit|
|Funding||Fundraising ; Donations|
|Service Categories||Fundraising Campaigns ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Prostate Cancer ; Non-Emergency Medical Transportation ~ Cancer ; Talklines/Warmlines ~ Cancer|
|Print Material||Pamphlets, posters|
|Events||Upcoming Canadian Cancer Society Events
*Cops for Cancer Golden Horseshoe Bike Ride - Sept 16-20
*Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Pink ribbon sales and Run for the Cure - October
*Trivia Night - November
*Daffodil Sales and Residential Canvass - April
*Organize your own 'Cancer Fighter' event. Contact office for details.