Information For You

Newly diagnosed? Reach out for support and information today: Toll Free 1-800-265-5106 or locally 519-642-7755 (Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 4:30 pm EST).

If your life has been changed by a brain tumour, you are not alone. We are here to help with support and free resources.

Support

There are a variety of support resources available to anyone affected by a brain tumour, simply head over to this page to find them all. This includes: Support Groups (in-person, virtual and Closed Facebook Support Groups), pediatric and family support, support for caregivers and one-on-one support.

Information:

Helpful information for anyone affected by a brain tumour is available free of charge. You can order an information package which includes information tailored to you, such as:

On this website you will also find additional information including:

We are here to help

There are many resources and programs available to anyone affected by a brain tumour. You can contact the toll free support and information line with any questions Monday through Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm (EST):

1-800-265-5106

  • For informal, one-to-one support
  • To request a customized information package
  • To find out about support groups, agencies and resources in your community

You can also forward your questions to:

Janic Gorayeb
Senior Health Information Specialist
jgorayeb@braintumour.ca
1-800-265-5106 or 519-642-7755 ext 233

Note: Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada cannot and does not provide specific medical advice, a second opinion, or referrals to physicians or specialists or ongoing case management/therapy.
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