Canadian Cancer Society

Site: Peterborough and District Community Office

Description
Description (Service) National, community based organization of volunteers providing enhancement of the quality of life of people living with cancer. Services include: 
 
* Local services and support groups to people living with cancer in partner ship with a number of community organizations 
* Medical appointment transportation program  
* Information about cancer and risk reduction 
* Emotional support for people diagnosed with cancer and their caregivers 
* Funds for cancer research 
* Advocacy for health public policy 
* Care room offers wigs, head coverings and prosthesis
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Haliburton County ; Kawartha Lakes ; Northumberland County ; Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Transportation Program: must be ambulatory * volunteer vehicles are not wheelchair accessible
Application Call for details or to arrange for transportation to medical appointments
Languages English ; Pamphlets available in many languages
Fees None ; registration fee for transportation
Address and Location
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
730 The Kingsway, Unit 2
Peterborough, ON K9J 6W6
 
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Intersection Lansdowne St and High St
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Parking - Accessible, Back Entrance - Accessible, Washroom - Useable ; Use rear entrance
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-742-3823
Toll Free Phone Transportation Appointments 1-800-263-6750 
Cancer Information Service 1-888-939-3333
TTY Phone Cancer Information Service 1-866-786-3934
Fax 705-742-4027
E-Mail peterborough@ontario.cancer.ca
Website www.cancer.ca
Social Media Twitter Twitter: www.twitter.com/ccsptbo
Primary Contact Alison Payne, Senior Manager; Email: apayne@ontario.cancer.ca
Alternate Contact Tracy Shaw, Community Coordinator; Email: tracy.shaw@ontario.cancer.ca