Get information about support and assistance for mesothelioma victims and their families through several non-profit groups throughout Canada.
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Support and assistance is available to mesothelioma victims and their families through several non-profit groups throughout Canada.
Discover below some of these groups and organizations.
Founded in 2008, the Canadian Mesothelioma Foundation (CMF) is a registered charity dedicated to raise awareness and understanding about mesothelioma in Canada.
The aim of the CMF is to both initiate and foster a support network for patients with mesothelioma and their families, and to support the development of a community of health professionals in the field of mesothelioma diagnosis, treatment and care across Canada.
FThe Canadian Society for Asbestos Victims (CanSAV) is a registered non-profit organization dedicated to providing support, advocacy, facilitation, and education to serve Canadians families impacted by asbestos-related diseases.
As these diseases are life-altering, occupational diseases, CanSAV recognizes the need to accelerate access to health and compensation services through shared, community resources.
CanSAV is committed to providing community outreach education programs that includes professional services, government agencies and impacted families. The intention is to create positive change and better serve Canadians living with these diseases.