African Cancer Support Group

Cancer diagnosis is one the most stressful experience in cancer patient’s life.  Being in a support group helps survivours, patients cope with emotional trauma caused by the disease. 

What We Do

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Provide Emotional Support

Reduce Feelings of Helplessness

Provide Coping Skills

Provide Companionship

Get Membership

You don’t have to go through cancer alone!

Cancer diagnosis affects everyone in the family. ACSG is for survivours, patients, in remission, caregivers. Membership is free and no referral needed.

Members give and receive support and discover strength, hope, and comfort among those who have also experienced some of what they are going through.

Membership in ACSG offers access to a wide range of resources, programs, speakers and events. It also gives a safe landing place for people who understands the physical and emotional landscape of cancer.

If you know anyone going through the cancer journey, please refer them to us.

Why join

Being in a support group can help everyone develop new skills to relate to others. 

Members of the group who have the same problems can support each other and may suggest new ways of dealing with a particular challenge.

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AFRICAN CANCER SUPPORT GROUP

Diagnosis

Cancer diagnosis is one the most stressful experience in cancer patient’s life.  Being in a support group helps survivours, patients cope with emotional trauma caused by the disease.

Aim

our aim is to support survivors, patients, and caregivers, and to share stories, symptoms, information, and coping strategies.  Participants give and receive support and discover strength, hope, and comfort among those who have also experienced some of what they are going through.

Core Values

  • Respect
  • Confidentiality
  • Empathy
  • Compassion

Who Can Attend?

ACSC Group is also designed for specific audiences, including:

    • Africana/Black individuals living with cancer
    • Cancer Survivors
    • Patients
    • Caregivers, family members, and friends
    • Anyone interested in learning about cancer

Call us

403-305-6161
403-880-6692.

Our Partners

Contact Us

235 – 3545 32 AVE NE Suite – 906 Calgary, AB T1Y 6M6

Mrs. Florence Omara – 403-305-6161

Mrs. Yinka Oladele – 403-880-6692

info@africancancer.ca