Arnprior & District Breast Cancer Support Group

Join us to receive information, direction, strength and willpower.

Our Meetings:

Our desire is to improve the sense of well-being and quality of life for women and their families by providing a safe place for sharing, caring, and listening with love.

We offer support and understanding in a safe and non-intimidating environment. Members can share information and concerns with each other.

Confidentiality is respected.

 

Time & Place

Meetings are held at the Arnprior Public Library, (21 Madawaska St.)
the third Tuesday of each month from 7pm to 9pm.

For further information, call Elta Watt: (613) 623-7455.

Fundraising activities

In May, the annual Walk with My Mayor (WWMM) raised over $8,000.
This year, our group donated $40,000 to the Womens Breast Health Centre to update their ultrasound equipment.

Dates to remember...

  • Tuesday, October 21, 2008, 4 pm - 7 pm. Our 11th Annual Dinner. Buffet dinner including: Roast turkey, Roast beef, over 100 salads. Everyone welcome.
    Cost: Good will donation. Donations go to the Arnprior & District Breast Cancer Support Group and the Women's Breast Health Centre in Ottawa

    Location: St. John Chrysotome Hall, 295 Albert Street, Arnprior.
    For further information, call Elta Watt: (613) 623-7455.

  • Saturday, November 29, 2008, 6 pm. Norm and Elta's 50th Wedding Anniversary Fundraising Gala. Featuring Dr. Mirsky's band - the Startools, live and silent auctions. Cost: $50.00 per person. Funds raised will be donated to the Partners in Caring at the Arnprior Hospital and the Arnprior & District Breast Cancer Support Group.

    Location: St. John Chrysotome Hall, 295 Albert Street, Arnprior. Donations for the auctions would be much appreciated!
    For further information, call Elta Watt: (613) 623-7455.

Save the date:

  • The 5th biennial Cruise for the Cure, September 12, 2009. Cruise to Alaska. Details will follow. For further information, call Elta Watt: (613) 623-7455.