our mission

To support young adults as they live with, through, and beyond cancer. To be the connection to peers, bridge out of isolation, and source of inspiration. Any cancer, any stage, YACC’s got your back.

Meet a YACCer

 

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Dani is a captivating YACC speaker, talented writer, and twenty-something dealing with colorectal cancer, though it took a while to come to that conclusion.

"I was really struggling with my digestive system; my stomach ached all of the time. I was extremely busy, too busy to take in the fact that I was dropping weight like crazy, using the bathroom to pass mucus and blood about 25 times a day, and had even started passing out...I had previously been told by a walk-in clinician in Toronto that I likely had acid reflux and I was prescribed an antacid. At the hospital in Sarnia, I had the great fortune of having a very on-the-ball resident following my care."

Read her full profile!

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