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Additional Resources

Wellspring Calgary works with independent cancer-specific support groups. Many of these groups have found ways to continue offering support during the pandemic. Please contact the group you are interested in directly to inquire about their current status.

As well, if you require support beyond what Wellspring provides, we encourage you to reach out to any of the below resources.

Support Groups:

Breast Cancer Supportive Care

Bladder Cancer Canada

Blood Cancer Support Group: 403-263-5300/

Brain Tumor Support Group: 1-800-265-5106/ 

Calgary Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia Support Group 

Cancer Care Alberta Online Groups and Classes (including Support Groups) – includes QuitCore Tabacco Cessation Cancer Support Group, Gastro-Intestinal Support Groups, Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Support Group, Ovarian Cancer Support Group, among many others.

Cancer Connection

Colorectal Cancer Association of Canada    

Head and Neck Cancer Support Group: 

Kidney Cancer Canada         

Leukemia &Lymphoma Society of Canada                  

Look Good Feel Better

Melanoma Network of Canada 

Ostomy Support Group: 403-273-8946 

Ovarian Cancer Canada

Prostaid Calgary

Prostate Cancer Centre Calgary

Queering Cancer 

Southern Alberta Myeloma Patient Society

Testicular Cancer Canada 

Young Adult Cancer Canada

Lethbridge Prostate Cancer Support Group Contact: Roy Blais 403-327-5452

Prostate Cancer Canada Support Group, contact: Hugh English 403-502-5863 or Phil Buiseret 403-548-6297

Medicine Hat Women’s Cancer Support Group, email:

Prostate Cancer Canada Central Alberta Support Group Contact: Maurice Paul 403-843-6668 or

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