Caregiver Corner

Caregivers have questions, fears and feelings of helplessness when someone they care about is diagnosed with a brain tumour. 
 
When you, as a caregiver, take good care of yourself, you can take better care of the patient!

Support and information services to help caregivers is available, including:

Hear from patients and caregivers about their experience on the brain tumour journey:

For more information about caregiver information and support, please contact us:

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Make every brain tumour count

Stephanie, a 38-year-old mother of twins has been diagnosed with an extremely rare and inoperable brain tumour - a rosette-forming glioneuronal tumour, a type of tumour that little is known about and cannot be removed due to its location in her brain. This reality does not stop Stephanie from her tireless efforts to reduce the stigma of having a brain tumour. Learn why Stephanie is urging all Canadians to make every brain tumour count.

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Piper's Story: a dream more precious than Olympic gold

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I am Doug, I have brain cancer; I am told it is terminal, but the “good” kind of terminal. I can assure you that receiving that news...

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