Reaching Out to Tell Your Story

When you have an issue that you need to gain support from the government and/or public in order to help an individual with a brain tumour, there are a few things that you can do:

Write a letter to your local MPP / MLA highlighting the issue and/or request a face-to-face meeting to discuss the issue

Contact your local media to request an interview to discuss the issue

Contact Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada to share your experience

  • The brain tumour community can learn from your success and any opportunities for improvement that your efforts highlight. We encourage you to get in touch with us to let us know how your personal advocacy efforts succeed.

To share your experience with advocacy or learn more about these efforts please contact:

Amy Mathias
Online Community Engagement Coordinator
amathias@braintumour.ca
1-800-265-5106 or 519-642-7755 ext 234

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