YACCtivist: Mandy Lamothe

YACCtivist: Mandy Lamothe

“In less than 12 hours after connecting with YACC, YACCers from all over Canada were messaging me and welcoming me ‘home.’ For the first time since my diagnosis, I felt understood and OK.”

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YACCtivist: Marley Cameron

“YACC became a safe haven of hope and a constant source of support for me through my recovery process. It has carried me through two relapses and has continued to support me every day since.”

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YACCtivist: Matt Ralph

“The YACCtivist program is an opportunity to work on a stronger and more solid group voice. Our stories, our problems, and our issues are unique, and they deserve to be heard.”

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YACCtivist: Ryan Blenkiron

“My life was vibrant, loud, confident and fast. Then, at 33, everything stopped in its tracks and I derailed into the dull, quiet, uncertain, and slow life of a cancer diagnosis and its treatment.”

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YACCtivist: Shana Couillard

“Twenty-two AYAs are diagnosed with cancer every day in Canada, only one will find YACC. We need to find the other 21 and let them know that they are not alone.”

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