Bidding adieu to an original YACCtivist

Becky’s blog: On the road again

I am going to borrow from Shali in saying that it is with a mix of gratitude and sadness that I am announcing stepping down as a YACCtivist. This role has taught me a lot, and I have been happy to give back to a community that has given me so much.

Read more

Becky’s blog: More than a thank you (part 2)

For those of you just arriving, the gratitude challenge is this: everyday for one week, write down three ways that you expressed gratitude. The idea is to get us thinking about things we are thankful for but also to explore different ways we can show it. Read on to see how I fared.

Read more

Becky’s blog: Cancer and relationships

You can help decide the shape, strength and connection of your relationships with others by sharing more or less information, how you share that information, and how you handle the reactions of others.

Read more

Becky’s blog: Let’s YACC, Survivor Conference edition

My first conference was in St. John’s, NL in 2010. I didn’t know anyone but the supporter I’d brought with me. I was scared — afraid that I’d be judged for being too healthy, and not having enough problems. I couldn’t have been farther from the truth.

Read more

Our Partners