Welcome to Kidney Cancer Canada – Cancer du rein Canada — a patient-led organization with the mission to support all Canadians touched by kidney cancer.
We know when you hear “you have kidney cancer”, it can overwhelm you so, we are glad you found us and we are honoured to help you.
If you need us at any time, please reach out by phone, email, social media – any way you feel comfortable.
Remember, you are not alone.
Let’s take your first steps together – a few tips we know will help you
localized, or metastatic. If you don’t know, ask your doctor. Knowing your histology helps you find the right information.First up, we recommend you know whether your kidney cancer is
localized disease, we suggest you focus on information in that area.If you have
Pace yourself. Take in as much or as little information as you feel comfortable to digest.
Ask a family member or friend for help. A second set of eyes and ears really helps navigate the many decisions you make.
Join our community – it’s free and a great way to get informed.
- Find information on the latest developments in treatment options
- Learn about upcoming Kidney Cancer Canada events in your area
- Get invites to educational webinars.
- Access leading kidney cancer experts.
- Receive our free Vital Information Toolkit
- Collect free resources.
- Gain access to our popular Kidney Cancer Chat Room to meet other patients and caregivers.
- Coming soon – online new patient orientation sessions
- Coming soon – online peer support meetings
Connect – with people like yourself.
Join our Canadian Peer Support Facebook Group
Did we mention there’s our “Kidney Cancer Chat Room” ?
Talk – Chatting with someone who’s been where you are today can really help.
Our trained volunteers, kidney cancer survivors and caregivers, offer understanding and practical help to you through your care pathways. If you would like to speak with someone in person, call us toll free at 1-866-598-7166.
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A guide to kidney cancer – an online resource for patients and families. with valuable information Patients & caregivers video messages and stories and resources as you begin your journey. Patients & caregivers video messages and storiesFree resources at the tip of your fingers
Check out our website – it’s full of information and changes all the time
Click on the headings at the top of our site to see a full list of what’s on our site. You will find lots of information including the latest news, calendar of events, and clinical trials.