The HOPE Cancer Help Centre Inc. is a grassroots, registered charity dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for Saskatoon and area cancer patients, their families, and care partners.
About HOPE CANCER HELP CENTRE INC.
HOPE is a dynamic organization that provides unique services to Saskatoon and area people facing cancer diagonoses.
Founded just tweny-five years ago (1989) by three cancer servivors, HOPE strives to respond quickly and compassionately to the needs of its clients.
HOPE maintains a drop-in centre staffed by a full-time coordinator and part-time contract finance coordinator.The HOPE Centre, located at 129 D Pinehouse Drive, is open Monday through Friday from 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM.
HOPE is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors.
We do not receive any government funding. We depend on donations from the public, corporate sponsorship, community grants, and fundraising initiatives to provide our many vital programs and services.
Througout the year, HOPE provides a schedule of workshops and presentations; such as the annual lymphedema and nutrition workshops, yoga, journal writing, and stress management.
HOPE also provides a limited amount of funding to assist cancer patients with expenses causing financial hardship. Example: medication/aides not covered by SaskHealth