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Site: Juravinski House

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-667-8870
E-Mail wellwood@hhsc.ca
Website www.wellwood.on.ca
Primary Contact Jane George, Executive Director; Phone: 905-527-4322 ext 42150; Email: georgej@hhsc.ca
Alternate Contact Norma Frankoff, Program Director; Phone: 905-527-4322 ext 42664; Email: frankoff@hhsc.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Rachel Murphy, Manager of Volunteers, Wellwood Resource Centre; Phone: 905-667-8870 ext 202; Email: murphyr@hhsc.ca
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established May 2010
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) A community-based resource centre providing free supportive care programs that answer the informational, emotional and spiritual needs of people living with cancer or caring for someone with cancer.  
Programs include:  
Gynecological Cancer Support Group  
Peer support groups  
Individual and family peer support  
Breast Cancer Support Group  
Caregiver Support  
Meditation and Yoga program  
Educational seminars and workshops  
Kids in the Kitchen/POWER UP  
Guys' Night In - young men 40 and under 
Men's Night In - for men over 40
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm * evening appointments and programs available
Areas Served Hamilton (City of)
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Age 16 and up ; Kids in the Kitchen/POWER UP (for Ages 9 - 12 and a leadership component for youth Ages 13-16; 6 week program every Wednesday)
Application Call to register for specific programs
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Site Location Rice and Sanatorium at Chedmac Dr * Across the road from Holbrook Elementary School
Located In Community Hamilton Mountain West
Address & Map
Juravinski House
501 Sanatorium Rd
Hamilton, ON L9C 0C3
Intersection Sanatorium Rd and Rice Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Mental Health / Addictions ; Sports / Recreation
HCSD Sub Heading Community Mental Health ; Physical Fitness & Exercise
Service Categories Caregiver Support Groups ~ Cancer ; Community Mental Health Agencies ~ Cancer ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Cancer ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Cancer ; Personal Health Care Advocate Services ~ Cancer ; Physical Fitness ~ Cancer ; Reflexology ~ Cancer ; Special Libraries ~ Cancer ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Cancer ; Spiritual Healing ~ Cancer ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Cancer

Agency Overview

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