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 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.
I’VE GOT THE LADYBALLS TO DO SOMETHING. DO YOU?
TODAY I WILL DO SOMETHING ABOUT OVARIAN CANCER.
I HAVE THE #LADYBALLS TO PROVIDE SUPPORT
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.
Recently awarded the Pat McDonald Research Award, Dr. Patricia Tonin leads work to examine the role of FANCI gene mutations in ovarian cancer. This research holds potential for progress in the areas of prevention and treatment.
It’s not too late to donate. So far, Walk participants have raised over $1.82 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.
Join Vancouver’s own Vicki Gabereau as she hosts an intimate evening with Jenny Allen in support of Ovarian Cancer Canada.
Join us at Lone Star Texas Grill in Oakville for a evening of live entertainment, games, prizes, plus witness a head shave -- all in support of Ovarian Cancer Canada
Do you worry about your cancer coming back? Are you anxious when you go for tests or follow up appointments with your doctor? Fear of recurrence is a common reaction for women who have been diagnosed with ovarian cancer.
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.