Description & Services
Public Comments It can take up to 48 hours to connect an individual with a volunteer
Description (Service)
  • Connects individuals with volunteers who draw upon their own cancer experience to offer encouragement, compassion and helpful information  
  • Connects individuals via telephone  
  • Matches individuals with volunteers who have been through a similar cancer experience
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Cochrane ; Englehart ; Hearst ; Hornepayne ; Iroquois Falls ; James Bay ; Kapuskasing ; Kirkland Lake ; Matheson ; Smooth Rock Falls ; Timmins
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Individuals living with cancer and those caring for a loved one with cancer
Application Individuals can refer themselves or be referred by a healthcare provider
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-264-7434
Toll Free Phone Peer Support Services: 1-800-263-6750  
Ontario-Wide: 1-888-939-3333
Fax 705-267-6191
Primary Executive Gil Pharand, Senior Manager, North Bay & Timmins District Community Offices; Phone: 705-472-9072 ext 3731; Fax: 705-472-9084; Email:
Located In Community Timmins
Address 273 Third Ave, Suite 101
Timmins, ON P4N 1E2
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Intersection Third Ave and Spruce St S
Mailing Address PO Box 712 
Timmins, ON P4N 7G2
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Fundraising ; Donations