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Why Support Gilda’s Club?

For people learning to live with cancer, the feeling of emotional distress can be hard to bear. Maybe you have seen this with someone you care about.  Members of Gilda's Club Simcoe Muskoka what that feels like. Every member of Gilda's Club has felt the impact of cancer. They've also felt the power of the emotional and social support they find in the cancer support community at Gilda's Club. Here they find the information, companionship and emotional support they need to make it through their cancer journey, whatever the destination.

Nov 10

Discover Me: Silencing the Bully Within: Learning to Love Yourself – Free to Members

Continued from October, This 6 week series is intended to explore themes of self-discovery, maximizing your strengths, and loving yourself more. Facilitated by Cecelia, you will have the opportunity to explore useful tools for understanding self-awareness, personal development, improved communications, and enhanced interpersonal relationships. November 12th 6:00 – 8:00 pm For more details and registration, call […]

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Oct 9

Frankly Speaking About Cancer Treatments and Side Effects – Open to the Public

This free workshop is open to those diagnosed with cancer along with their family members and friends. Join Riya Roy,Social Worker, and Tanya Kewley, Oncology Nurse, from the Simcoe Muskoka Regional Cancer Program, for this discussion on strategies to manage treatment side effects. Learn ways to cope with emotional distress and optimize quality of life, […]

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Sep 22

Let’s Talk About Sex : Sexual Health, Intimacy and Cancer  

  In partnership with SHIC, the Sexual Health and Intimacy Clinic  of the Simcoe Muskoka Regional Cancer Program, Gilda’s Club is pleased to present this intimate and informative discussion on the impact of a cancer diagnosis and treatment on sexual health and intimacy. Learn about a variety of common sexual health and intimacy challenges faced […]

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Sep 2

Donating online through CanadaHelps

Notice: Anyone wishing to donate to Gilda’s Club Simcoe Muskoka Cycling Teamrider’s please be advised that the Canada page is experiencing glitches in their system. In order to search for Gilda’s Club Simcoe Muskoka, type in theword Gilda in the keywords and we are the second listing on the results page. We do apologize for […]

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Aug 20

Immunotherapy – Your Immune System & Cancer Treatment

Understanding how the immune system works is opening the doors to developing new treatments that are changing the way we think about and treat cancer. Today, immunotherapy is one of the most exciting areas of new discoveries and treatments for many different kinds of cancer.  To learn more click on the attached article on Your Immune System and Cancer Treatment

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Aug 15

Days of Summer at Gilda’s…

Ladies are you still looking for some fun activities to take part in during the summer months?  Then come join us for some virgin mojitos, tortilla chips, salsa and guacamole on “Ladies Latin Fiesta Night” Wednesday August 20th and feel the sizzle of a hot summer night!!  Then sit back and enjoy our featured movie Romancing the Stone […]

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Aug 11

It Happened to Me

You know what sucks about having cancer when you’re young? No one else gets what you’re going through! Calling all Young Adults between the ages of 19-35 with a cancer diagnosis. Whether you’ve just been diagnosed, are on treatment or have finished treatment, join us as we gather to connect with others. This first get […]

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Jul 9

Get Checked: Free skin cancer clinic this Thursday in Barrie | CTV Barrie News

On  Thursday July 10th, 2014 the city of Barrie will be holding a free skin cancer clinic check. There is no appointment necessary for the clinic. It will be running from 4:30p.m. to 6:30p.m. at the Barrie Community Health Centre at 490 Huronia Rd. For more information on the skin screening clinic call 705-792-3338.   […]

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Jul 2

Come Join Gilda’s Smooth Moves Walking Club Tuesday Mornings

Starting July 3rd 9:00 am to 11:00 am come join us in a 9 week voyage into the world of healthy and delicious smoothies will feature a 2 km walk at your pace on a route departing from Gilda’s Club (walking in the Clubhouse if the weather doesn’t cooperate), followed by sample smoothie. Take time to […]

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Jun 26

Taking the Centurion Blue Mountain Cycling Challenge?

Only 4 days left to score your Gilda’s Club Simcoe Muskoka Cycling Team Uniform!! Cycling enthusiasts – Whether you’re a Weekend rider or an elite athlete, join Gilda’s Club Simcoe Muskoka Cycling Team and ride with us at the Centurion Blue Mountain event on September 12-14, 2014. As a team member you choose your own distance and pace. Over […]

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