• Sharon Batt is back !

    Dr. Sharon Batt, co-founder of BCAQc and an academic researcher well known for her feminist scholarship and activism will share the conclusions from her study of the pharmaceutical industry, bottom line economics, and the interests of patients.

    She asks if patient advocacy groups who receive pharma funding can resist being muzzled or manipulated.

    When: Thursday March 2nd from 6p.m. - 8p.m.
    Where: BCAQc office - 1001 Lenoir suite 250-B, metro Place St. Henri
    Refreshments will be served.

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  • Book a workshop

    Breast Cancer Action Quebec offers a range of educational workshops:

    • Prevention and Action Against Cancer and Toxicants (PACT)
    • Beast of Beauty
    • Chemical Detective
    • Breast Cancer and the Workplace
    • From Anger to Conformity: What has happened to a feminist analysis of breast cancer?

      We have a team of facilitators available to give them in schools, workplaces, community groups and faith-based groups. The length can be adapted to different circumstances. Call us if you are interested in one for your group.
       

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  • PREVENTION IS YOUNG

    Many people are surprised by the extent of our work with young people.

    Indeed, our Youth Program has many branches. We work with university students who support our mission and want to organize events on campuses with us to educate other students and the public on our work. We work with community groups that work with young people offering our workshops on health and the environment and/or leading DIY activities (Do It Yourself activities making homemade personal care products).

    And now we work with high school students offering our innovative program, Health Connections: Young People Connecting with their Environment and Communities.

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  • 25 years of action and we need you more than ever

    We have the most extraordinary members and donors.

    Some of you have been supporting this organization from the very beginning. Others have more recently learned about us. Many young women have become members this year. They don't necessarily have personal experience with breast cancer, but they know something is profoundly wrong with our environment and that it impacts our health directly.

    With all the work we are doing, we need you more than ever. So we ask you to please consider supporting us this December with a donation. You can also offer a donation as a gift to someone you care about and they will receive an ecard of your choice.

  • Scientific Panel Presentations

    Our 25th Anniversary Panel of researchers on endocrine disrupting chemicals, held on October 26, 2016 in Montreal, inspired an audience of both young people and long-time members.

    Watch three powerpoint presentations with audio from the live presentations.

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BCAQc relies on membership dues and private donations to stay in operation. Membership entitles you to advance notice of seminars and workshops as well as a subscription to our electronic newsletter— BCAQc Connected.

A strong membership also helps to substantiate our financial applications for government grants and private foundations. Please consider joining us today!

For twenty five years — with your support — BCAQc has been working hard to get vital information about environmental and chemical links to breast cancer to the public, and we now know that our message is being heard.

We ask you to consider a financial gift to Breast Cancer Action Quebec to help us to continue to get this vital information to the public.

There are many ways you can be involved: volunteer, write a letter to the editor, book an educational workshop for your school, community group or work place.

Engage with us, follow us on social media, share your opinions and ideas – take BCAQc’s message to your community! Be a voice for a change!
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