Youth Advisory Council Calgary, with some help from their friends at YAC UofC, hosted their first awareness event ever this March at University of Calgary! Speaking for the Future, a youth-conference event with a variety of interesting speakers, focused on the importance of volunteerism, education, wellness and breast health. Continue reading
Youth Advisory Council Edmonton member, Connie, is passionate about volunteerism. She wants you to know why raising awareness bout breast cancer is important to her and why it should be to you too.
Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation funded researcher Dr. Judith Hugh discusses a newly funded breast cancer test which will now be available to estrogen receptor positive breast cancer patients in Alberta. Watch the video to learn more about how this test may offer patients more individualized and effective treatment.
National Volunteer Week is about thanking our volunteers and recognizing the work they do. Volunteer Canada has started a national conversation about volunteerism by setting up a Volunt-Hear Hotline, where Canadians can call in to record an impact statement and acknowledge volunteerism in their community. Continue reading