Cancer Care fund

Created in 1981, the Fund has as its mission to provide direct and indirect support or improved cancer care when additional funding is necessary.  It is managed by a committee composed of representatives from all divisions of Cancer Care.

Main areas of utilization of the fund

1) Patient support services
o Music Therapy
o Massage Therapy
o Couple and Family Therapy

2) Education
o CME for nurses, doctors and support staff
o Oncology Nursing certification
o Palliative Care Nursing certification

o Equipment specific to Cancer Care Program

o Research activities directly related to cancer care supervised by the Department  of Epidemiology at  SMHC


Although donations can be made year-round, the Cancer Care Program holds a major annual fundraiser. We will be soliciting you by mail for your support at that time. 

All donations can be made out to the SMHC Foundation, Cancer Care Fund and mailed directly to the  Foundation of SMH, 3830 Lacombe Avenue, Montreal, H3T 1M5. 

Credit cards can be used to make donations through 514 734-2694

For additional information, please contact the Cancer Care Program directly at 514 734-2679.