Description & Services
Description (Service) Offers services and support to cancer patients 
  • Operates as a satellite program of the Northwestern Ontario Regional Cancer Care Centre in Thunder Bay 
  • Serves as an outpatient program on a full-time basis 
  • Offers services through physicians, registered nurses, a pharmacist and a supportive care worker 
  • Provides follow-up care through regular telehealth sessions and visiting Oncologist 
  • Provides a free 2-hour workshop called Still Me which assists people living with cancer to look good and improve their self-image
 
Provides the following cancer care: 
  • Assessments 
  • Chemotherapy treatments 
  • Community education 
  • Follow-up 
  • Supportive care 
  • Teaching
 
Additional services provided to the Oncology Unit through the Canadian Cancer Society include: 
  • Volunteer and peer support 
  • Patient information 
  • Transportation 
  • Financial assistance
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Kenora District
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Requires Physician referrals
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-223-8201
TTY Phone TTY 807-223-8295
Fax 807-223-2370
Website www.drhc.on.ca
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Primary Contact Cathy West, Oncology Program Contact; Phone: 807-223-8201 ext 1288
Primary Executive Marlene Ryan, Director of Oncology Services; Phone: 807-223-8201 ext 1211 * 807-216-0069; Email: mryan@dh.dryden.on.ca
Alternate Executive Doreen Armstrong Ross, Senior Vice President Patient Care Services; Phone: 807-221-7608; Email: darmstrong-ross@dh.dryden.on.ca
Located In Community Dryden
Address 58 Goodall St
Dryden, ON P8N 2Z6
 
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Intersection Goodall St and Van Horne Ave
Mailing Address c/o Oncology 
PO Box 3003 
Dryden, ON P8N 2Z6
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established April 1998
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)