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Support Programs

Ensuring you receive information and support before, during treatment and beyond
Counselling & Info

Patient & family counselling services 

Counseling for individuals, couples and family groups.  To learn more go to about our counselling services page. Call 604-851-4733 to make an appointment.

Vocational rehabilitation counsellor 

For assessment or information about return to work programs call Maureen Parkinson toll-free at 1-800-663-3333 ext 672126, leave a message and she will return your call.

Cosmetic Counselling Room support 

Head coverings and wigs.  See Level 1 Greeter desk for more information or contact (604) 851-4710 ext. 645169.

Online support for children and teens

Cancerinmyfamily is a website especially made for kids ages 5-12. They will be ‎taken on a journey to understand how cancer is affecting them.

Facts4teens are web resources especially for teens to help in understanding the facts and feelings related to having cancer.

Group programs

Programs offered at BC Cancer – Abbotsford

Relaxation Program

Call Patient & Family Counselling Services at 604.851.4733 to sign up.

Children's Program

Sessions run concurrent for parents. Programs are held several times a year call Patient & Family Counselling Services for availability.

Look Good Feel Better Program 

Three ways to register:

1. Click to go online (

2. Call: 1-800-914-5665 sign up with bilingual operator Danielle      Paquet

3. Email:

Online groups

Cancer Chat Canada: offers groups to patients and family members. Call toll-free 1-844-725-2476 to register.

Monthly calendar

2017 Calendars

       May 2018

       June 2018

       July 2018

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