We invite you to consider joining our organization, as a patient/survivor, family member, caregiver, or a supporter in the fight against prostate cancer. Registration and Membership in PCCN Ottawa is Free, there is no cost or obligation to join and no membership fees, however we glady accept contributions (our current target is $35.00 annually).
Why become a member of PCCN Ottawa?
- To learn about prostate cancer, its diagnosis, treatment options
- To enjoy the support and encouragement of survivors
- To volunteer and help provide awareness and support to others
- To ensure adequate funds are directed to the research and treatment of prostate cancer
- To contribute to public awareness of the benefits of early diagnosis and treatment.
We participate in activities to raise awareness of prostate cancer, and assist in raising funds for prostate cancer research and treatment programs. At the request of other organizations, we provide presentations on prostate cancer awareness and set up our display boot at events in the community. We also initiate activities and collaborate with other organizations, such as the Canadan Cancer Survivor Network (CCSN), and participate in Prostate Cancer Awareness Week events and activities (third week of September). Our Literature Showcase is available at each meeting. It contains reading material from reliable sources on all aspects of the prostate including therapies and treatments for prostate cancer. Information in the Literature Showcase is free to all members and guests. We encourage you to take copies home to family and friends.
Please explore our web site or come to a meeting to learn more.
PCCN Ottawa is a non-profit, CRA registered charitable organization (BN 89127 0944 RR0001) run entirely by volunteers. We gladly accept contributions to help cover our operating costs, including our website and telephone line, creating and distributing of literature, meeting hall rental and materials and equipment used in presentations and displays. Please consider supporting PCCN Ottawa by making a secure donation through our page at CanadaHelps.org or by cheque (see address at bottom of page). Tax receipts will be issued for all contributions greater than $10.00. Membership is effective January to December each year. Please considering renewing your commitment.
PCCN Ottawa members are reminded that membership is effective January to December each year. Please renew your commitment.