our mission

To support young adults as they move 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.

Survivor profile

2014 11 18 Sandra McDonnellIMG_3420

Sandra had one hell of a year when she learned she had colorectal cancer after her miscarriage. "When I got home [from the hospital], I was a bit of a mess as that is when I realized all the crap I went through, and it hit me and felt very alone. I felt that I had been abandoned by everyone."

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2015 Calendar teaser

These calendars will help keep program dates top of mind, remind you of some great moments from our 2014 events, and give you a little more insight into the YACC community and the current attitudes around young adult cancer in Canada. Calendars are just $19.99 and we have limited quantities, so get yours today!