LATEST NEWS



Next meeting is Tuesday, 14 November, 7:30PM.

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Join us for the monthly meetings, second Tuesday of every month, 7:30PM.

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Traveling to Edmonton for tests or treatment at U of A or Cross Cancer? We have info on a group providing B&B housing to out-of-town cancer patients at an affordable rate. Contact us (see below).

CONTACT

Recently diagnosed?
Need info now?
Contact us at:
info@edmontonprostatepeers.ca

Recently diagnosed? ... Need info now? ... Contact us at:
info@edmontonprostatepeers.ca


  • Support for meeting location and parking provided by: University Hospital Foundation
  • Support for awareness and educational materials provided by: Janssen

OUR GOALS

  • To provide individual support and up-to-date, well-researched medical information from authorized sources; to assist individuals with prostate cancer and their families to cope with and understand the nature of prostate cancer.
  • Share experiences and promote empathy among survivors.
  • Promote awareness of prostate cancer and associated issues; as well as early diagnosis and treatment.
  • Promote public education, outreach, and support through integrity, dignity, and understanding
  • Encourage a greater sense of partnering with our medical practitioners, and attaining empowerment through knowledge and information.

DONATIONS/LEGAL/DISCLAIMER

  • We are registered as a Charitable Organization under the Alberta Societies Act as: THE PROSTATE CANCER CANADA NETWORK (PCCN) EDMONTON SOCIETY. Donations are used to support our information services: meetings, brochures, website, information tables, etc.
  • We are not currently registered as a charitable organization with Canada Revenue Agency(CRA), therefore not able to issue tax deduction receipts for donations.
  • We are associated with, and support the fund-raising activities of Prostate Cancer Canada, a CRA registered charity. Their mission is to raise funds for the development of programs related to awareness, public education, advocacy, support of those affected, and research into the prevention, detection, treatment and cure of prostate cancer.
  • The medical information on this site is provided as an information resource only, and is not to be used or relied on for any diagnostic or treatment purposes. This information should not be used as a substitute for professional diagnosis and treatment. Please consult your health care provider before making any health care decisions or for guidance about a specific medical condition.

PRIVACY

  • This website does not collect any of your information. We maintain a list of members who have given us their email addresses or phone numbers. We use this information to notify you of upcoming meetings and events; typically only one or two emails per month. We do not sell, rent, or give out the member information. If you request to be removed from the list, we will do so.
  • To sign up for the emails, send an email to info@edmontonprostatepeers.ca , we will send back a confirmation email, to ensure you got entered correctly.
  • If you wish to be contacted by phone, call Arni at: 780-437-4602