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Colorectal Cancer Association of Canada

Oakville Support Group

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Record #: OAK4701 Last Full Update: 31 Oct 2013
Record Details
Alternate NameCCAC
Contact Numbers
Office PhoneToronto office 416-920-4333
Toll Free PhoneHelpline 1-877-502-6566 (1-877-50-COLON)
Contact Information
Address & Map
Wellspring, Birmingham-Gilgan House
2445 Sixth Line
Oakville, ON L5H 6J6
Located In CommunityOakville (River Oaks)
Nearest Main IntersectionSixth Line and Dundas St
Wheelchair AccessibilityFully Accessible
Social MediaBlogger Blogger, Twitter Twitter, YouTube YouTube
Primary ContactPeter Hildyard, Facilitator, Oakville Support Group; Email:
Service Details
Areas ServedHalton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Peel Region
DescriptionA nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life of patients and increasing awareness and educating the public about prevention and treatment of colorectal cancer. 
* comprised of volunteers, members, and management led by a board of directors 
* a patient-based organization that understand the needs of those diagnosed with colorectal cancer and their families 
* compassion, knowledge and understanding are offered through support groups across the country, connecting patients, survivors, and caregivers 
* a medical advisory board of professionals in the field of colorectal cancer provides counsel to the CCAC to ensure members are kept abreast of the latest medical advances in the diagnosis and treatment of the disease 
Hoursmeetings 1 pm-4 pm
Datesthird Sunday of each month
Meeting DetailsMeetings are facilitated by Peter Hildyard at Wellspring Birmingham-Gilgan House 
LanguagesEnglish ; Italian
Resources Availablewebsite & Helpline
ElectionsNovember AGM
Service Level(50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Service CategoriesHealth/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Cancer