Funding: 200,000 Duration: July 20, 2009 March 31, 2010 In brief: The project supported a knowledge exchange mechanism for alberta breast and women's cancers organizations, particularly concerning issues related to risk factors and conditions for health cervical, breast, ovarian and uterine cancers.
Canadian Cancer Society, PEI Division: PEI Breast Cancer Information breast Partnership.NWT Breast Health/Breast Cancer Action Group: alberta Breast Cancer in health the Northwest Territories : A Foundation for the Future (Northwest Territories) Lead/Recipient: The NWT Breast Health/Breast Cancer Action Group is a member of a national group of networks that work to enhance capacity for action.Ingredient facts, curcumin is a natural pigment that gives the spice turmeric its yellow colour.Funding: 67,282 Duration: September 24, 2007 September 23, 2008 In brief: The focus of this project was to improve the dissemination of information to immigrant and Aboriginal women by addressing gaps in translated information for primary cancer reduction prevention and treatment.Alliance for Breast Cancer Information and Support, BC and Yukon: "After 10 Years - A New Direction: Sharing Best Practices and Inclusion of Women's Reproductive Cancers" (British Columbia and Yukon) Lead/Recipient: The Alliance for Breast Cancer Information and Support of BC Yukon is a member.Funded Projects for BC Cancer Foundation c/o BC/Yukon Women's Cancer Information and Support Alliance: Moving Forward: New Beginnings with Information and Support in Breast and Gynaecologic Cancers (British Columbia and Yukon) Lead/Recipient: The BC/Yukon Women's Cancer Information and Support Alliance is a newly-formed network expanded.The project encouraged risk-minimizing lifestyle choices among young women (aged 16 -18 years of age) by increasing awareness of modifiable risk factors (e.g.Canadian Partnership Against Cancer (cpac Coalitions Linking Action and Science for Prevention (clasp) Focused on Northern and Aboriginal Populations (National) Lead/Recipient: The Canadian Partnership Against Cancer (cpac) is an independent organization funded by the federal government to accelerate action on cancer control for all Canadians.Since the pilot, other organizations and workplaces have expressed interest in implementing the program, and an ethno-cultural community coalition has been formed to implement the program in seven ethno-cultural communities.The project also provided training tools to health professionals to guide them in providing psychosocial support to children with cancer and improve professional education.Partners: The C17 Council is comprised of the 17 Canadian Pediatric Oncology/Hematology Directors from across Canada.Partners: Stakeholders and health authorities from the Yukon and the Northwest Territories, British Columbia, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Northern Ontario and Quebec; the Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance of Canada; Green Communities Canada; the Federation of Saskatchewan First Nations.Recent studies have investigated its potential to lower cholesterol levels, improve cardiovascular health, reduce the risk of Alzheimer's and diabetes as well as cancer-fighting properties.Partners: PEI Breast Screening Program; PEI Cervical Screening Program; PEI Colorectal Screening Program; Provincial Diagnostics; Government of PEI's Department of Health (Chronic Disease Prevention Program Medical Society of PEI; Community Representatives.Furthermore, the researchers found that normal, non-cancerous stem cells were unaffected by the compounds, which appeared to selectively target the cancer stem cells. Data that was gathered from seniors guided the development and dissemination of a booklet and a report for care provides; these resources will educate seniors and their health care providers on the difficulties faced by senior cancer patients and how these difficulties can impact their.
Qulliit: Nunavut Status of Women Council: Cancer in Nunavut: Community Outreach: A Community-Based Support System.
The organization represents a means to link oncology resources to women with cancer to assist them through their cancer journey.
Funding: 220,400 Duration: June 23, 2009 March 31, 2010 In brief: This project developed an information and support network for Canadian reduction women diagnosed with the health brca gene.South Riverdale Community Health Centre: Pan-Canadian Best and Promising Practices to Engage Seldom- or Never -Screened Women in Cancer Screening (Ontario) Lead/Recipient: South Riverdale Community Health Centre (srchc) is a community-based organization that offers alberta primary health care services and health promotion programs to a diverse.Funding: 30,000 Duration: April 1, 2006 March 31, 2007 In brief: The health and well-being of women in Nunavut was improved by this project which: developed resources and workshop materials on breast cancer prevention and early detection; translated information to increase accessibility; promoted and expanded.Newfoundland and Labrador Lupin Partnership: Community Capacity Building Revitalization Project for Newfoundland and Labrador.The work involves the development of a community-based distress screening program for breast cancer patients and the identification of potential interventions and referrals that could support women who are identified as distressed.Qulliit: Nunavut Status of Women Council: Cancer in Nunavut: Community Outreach: A Community-Based Support System (Nunavut) Lead/Recipient: The Qulliit: Nunavut Status of Women Council develops alberta public awareness of issues affecting women by promoting change in attitudes, health reviewing policies and legislation, and providing appropriate assistance.Meets the challenges faced by children and their families as they cope with childhood cancer.Alberta Society of Laboratory Physicians (aslp).Canadian Breast Cancer Network: Networking Project (National) Lead/Recipient: The Canadian Breast Cancer Network (cbcn a survivor-directed, national network of organizations and individuals that acts as link between all groups and individuals concerned about breast cancer.The project also explores the best ways to address the needs of underserved populations due to age, ethnicity, or geographic remoteness through the establishment of various working groups.Located in Rankin Inlet on the west coast of Hudson Bay, the organization offers thirteen to fifteen programs that benefit the residents of Rankin Inlet and the Kivalliq Region.Partners: Saskatchewan Cancer Agency; Health Quality Council; Breast Cancer Action Saskatchewan; hope Cancer Help Centre; Saskatoon Health Region; Les and Irene Dubé Centre of Care Saskatoon. Funding: 73,069 Duration: March 19, 2008 March 19, 2009 In brief: This project contributed to the mental and social well-being of older women with terminal cancer by exploring the importance of communication for women on their cancer journey, advancing psychosocial knowledge and care management, and.
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Members of the Inuit, Métis, and First Nations populations were trained as performers and educators to produce breast a series of performances that promoted messages on cancer.