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.

Meet a YACCer

2016 01 20 Sammi Martin

Sammi Martin said, "Before my diagnosis, my life was pretty typical for a 19 year old. I was attending Memorial University of Newfoundland to become an English and French teacher. I was extremely active in the gym and I was the healthiest (or so I thought) I’d ever been in my life. Little did I know, life had other plans for me."

Read her full profile!

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