Facing Bladder Cancer

Support Groups

Our online support community is available 24 hours a day. Join us by visiting our Discussion Forum where patients, survivors, caregivers, family members, and other loved ones support each other through the different stages in their journey with bladder cancer.

To participate in our online support community click here.

In-person Bladder Cancer Support Groups are listed below. If you would like to start your own regional support group, please contact us.


Calgary, Alberta

This Support Group no longer holds in-person meetings, but BCC volunteers, Susan and Ben, continue to be available for support at bladdercancercalgary@gmail.com


Durham Region, Ontario

Monthly Support Group meetings are held in Durham Region at:

Hearth Place Cancer Support Centre, 86 Colborne Street West in Oshawa on the 3rd Wednesday of each month from 7:00 to 9:00pm.

For more information and to register contact Randy at randys@bladdercancercanada.org


Edmonton, Alberta

Edmonton Support Group meetings are held on the 4th Tuesday of each month at:

Canadian Cancer Society Office, #201, 9452-51 Ave, Edmonton, AB

RSVP or questions - contact Bette at BetteBCC@gmail.com


Halifax, Nova Scotia

Meetings typically take place on the last Saturday of each month from 1pm-3pm in the community room of the Bedford Sobeys store. 

Please contact Dorothy (dbarrett@ns.sympatico.ca or 902-835-0875) to be added to her contact list.


Ottawa, Ontario

Ottawa's support group meetings are held at 7:00 p.m. on the last Thursday of every month (except January and February) at:

Maplesoft Centre, 1500 Alta Vista Drive, Ottawa, ON K1G 3Y9

For more information or to confirm meeting dates contact Snookie at snookie@snookielomow.com


Toronto, Ontario

Toronto Support Group meetings take place on the last Thursday of each month (except in December) at:

Wellspring Downtown Toronto, 4 Charles Street East

10:30am - 12:00pm

For more information, please contact Andy Orr at 416-951-9642 or by email at andyorr@bell.net