The BC Cancer Agency, an agency of the Provincial Health Services Authority, provides a province-wide, population-based cancer control program for the residents of British Columbia and the Yukon. They provide information about cancer, treatments and the many support services available. The Agency accepts patients who have been diagnosed with cancer and are referred by a physician.
Toll Free: 1-800-663-3333
The Canadian Cancer Society is a national, community-based charitable organization of volunteers whose mission is to eradicate cancer and enhance the quality of life of those living with the disease.
There is a branch office in Salmon Arm.
Professional oncology social workers provide free emotional and practical support for people with cancer, caregivers, loved ones and the bereaved.
A not-for-profit organization which enhances knowledge, tools and services to support overall health during and after cancer treatment. The professional team members value standard cancer treatments, and will work with the person with cancer and supportive persons, the family doctor and oncologist to provide the best cancer care possible. No referral required. They are located in Kelowna, Vancouver and Victoria.
Call or visit website for more information or appointment
The National Cancer Institute coordinates the National Cancer Program, which conducts and supports research, training, health information dissemination, and other programs with respect to the cause, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of cancer, rehabilitation from cancer, and the continuing care of cancer patients and the families of cancer patients
The Salmon Arm Community Office serves the local community by providing information about any cancer-related issue. We offer a lending library, support programs, community service referrals, and assistance for cancer
Call or visit office for information
BC Cancer Agency Sindi Ahluwalia Hawkins Centre for the Southern Interior is an outpatient facility which means patients are treated here during the day. When 24/7 treatment is needed, it is provided via the adjoining Kelowna General Hospital.
Toll Free: 1-888-563-7773