What you need to know
All women are at risk for ovarian cancer. Learn about risk factors, preventive action, and symptoms.
Facing a diagnosis?
By Your Side and Still By Your Side are guides support and inform you through your journey. These resources are offered free of charge across Canada.
Walk for HER
Join more than 35 communities nationwide for the Ovarian Cancer Canada Walk of Hope, the largest, most powerful event of its kind in the country.
Find out more about research studies and new findings related to ovarian cancer.
Make A Difference
All our funding comes from people like you. Funds raised go towards support, education and research. Thank you for helping us achieve our mission.
LET'S TALK OPENLY ABOUT OVARIAN CANCER.
By Your Side and Still By Your Side combine insights from those who have personally experienced ovarian cancer with expert knowledge to provide the best available information for living with the disease.
Thanks to more than 12,700 people who signed official petitions calling on government for an additional immediate investment of $10-million to support ovarian cancer research. A response is expected in the New Year.
It’s not too late to donate. So far, this year’s Walk participants have raised over $2 million. Every dollar fuels year-round investments in support, education, awareness and research.
Coast to coast news and events keep ovarian cancer in the spotlight.
Soar for More: A Gala in Support of Ovarian Cancer Canada is the inaugural gala organized by the Lombardi and Grosso families in memory of their loved one Maria Grosso. Enjoy dinner, a silent auction, live entertainment and so much more.
Many women with ovarian cancer have questions about recurrence and its treatment.
May 8 is World Ovarian Cancer Day and organizations around the globe are spreading awareness about this disease.
Meet women from across Canada who share their insights and emotions experienced throughout their ovarian cancer diagnosis.
The whole story
A piece of advice (in French)
A young woman’s perspective
Experience with the health care system
Persistence is key (in French)
Actively participate in your health care
The whole story
A difficult diagnosis
The whole story (in French)
Denying the diagnosis (in French)
A learning process (in French)
Her symptoms (in French)
Her diagnosis (in French)
It is a fight (in French)
Finding the strength (in French)
Life doesn't stop (in French)
Sharing her story
La vie est belle (in French)
Why it is important (in French)
to date has been allocated to research by Ovarian Cancer Canada.