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Your voice matters. Share your concerns about ovarian cancer with your local elected representatives. Customize and send a letter about the need for more research funding and improved access to treatments.

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World Ovarian Cancer Day highlights

The number of ovarian cancer diagnoses is expected to increase globally by 55 per cent by the year 2035. The need for action is mounting and, on World Ovarian Cancer Day, concerned Canadians banded together to help make a difference. Have a look at some highlights and find out what’s next.

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The universal language of hope

Having moved to Canada from Portugal, Balbina Pereira continues to be most comfortable communicating in the language she grew up with. When she was diagnosed with ovarian cancer, this presented an added challenge in getting to know others living with the disease. Find out how her husband and her daughters rallied to support her.

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Stories from our community

Featured Story:  Donna You are stronger than you think you are.

Margaret

Being an ovarian cancer thriver was going to be my reality.

MARGARET'S STORY
Trista

At that age I was thinking of having children.

TRISTA'S STORY
Sharon

To find new treatments, we need the clinical trials out there.

SHARON'S STORY
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Jun 06

Owen Sound, Ontario

Visit the Ovarian Cancer Canada information table at the 11th Annual Grey Bruce Seniors...

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Jul 07

Vankleek Hill, Ontario

Come out for the 4th annual Beau's 5K in support of Ovarian Cancer Canada. 

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Jul 24

Ottawa, Ontario

For the last 25 years, the Heart and Crown Irish Pubs have organized an annual...

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Aug 25

Wendover, Ontario

Join us for a 100 km ATV ride hosted by ATVCEO in support of Ovarian Cancer Canada.

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Supporting Awareness and Research

  • 2,800 Canadian women are diagnosed with ovarian cancer every year.
  • 2.1% of donations for cancer are directed toward ovarian cancer.
  • $6M to date has been allocated to research by Ovarian Cancer Canada.
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