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We are building a nation-wide team of brain tumour patients, survivors, caregivers and family members who want to speak out about this unique community’s needs, barriers and priorities.

If you are willing to send a letter or an email to the government, share your experience with a treatment or medication, or help in other ways to make change for patients and families, we need you. Maybe you want to take one of these steps or maybe you want to do them all. If you want to help advocacy efforts, passion is all you need – no contribution is too small.

Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada works with volunteer advocates from across Canada to make change that will result in better treatments and better quality of life for the 27 Canadians diagnosed every day with a brain tumour. Through public policy, we are fighting to:

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  • 20/Mar/2018: Windsor Support Group: Meets at the United Way, Unit A1, 300 Giles Blvd. East... Learn more >
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