Breast Cancer Support Services

Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name BCSS
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-634-2333
Fax 905-634-2110
Social Media Blogger Blogger, Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Volunteer Coordinator Cathie Mills, Volunteer & Program Coordinator; Email:
Agency Information
Description (Agency) A survivor-created, self-help organization dedicated to supporting women (and their families and friends), concerned about women's cancers, risk reduction and health.
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Funding Grants ; Fundraising ; Donations
Service Information
Description (Service) Major Services:  
* walk-in support  
* information and referrals  
* lending library 
* lending of wigs, mastectomy bras and prostheses  
* Support groups  
* comfort bags (mastectomy and chemo)  
* telephone peer support  
* free Women's Health workshops on request for businesses or individuals 
* healing programs by certified practitioners, including: Reiki * Therapeutic Touch * meditation * acupuncture * yoga * massage * reflexology * Graston Technique 
* seminars on a variety of topics
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * closed on Statutory holidays and between Christmas and New Years
Meetings Support meetings at Breast Cancer Support Services: 
* Newly Diagnosed Support meeting: third Tue of each month at 7 pm 
* Young Women’s Support meeting: second Tue of each month at 7 pm 
* Women of Wisdom Speaker Series: fourth Thur of each month at 7 pm
Areas Served Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region ; Peel Region
Eligibility Women diagnosed with breast and/or gynecologic cancers (and their families and friends), with concerns about cancer and health.
Application Forms for membership and/or to volunteer are available at the office.
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
695 Brant St
Burlington, ON L7R 2H4
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Intersection Brant St and Blairholm Ave
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Taxonomy and Classification
Service Categories Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Breast Cancer ; Prosthetics/Orthotics/Seating ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Breast Cancer