Atlantic Support Groups

Regional Resources

CCS / CBCF breast cancer support and information help line
If you call this number, 1-888-778-3100, and identify yourself as having stage 4 or metastatic breast cancer,  you will be able to speak to a peer who is living with the same diagnosis.

Nova Scotia

Falmouth Breast Quest Breast Cancer Support Group
Delores:  902-792-2683
Marlene:  902-798-5412

Truro Hope Chest Breast Cancer Support Group
Annette:  902-895-3021
Norma:  902 -895-8952
Facebook:   Hope Chest Breast Cancer Support Group

New Brunswick

The New Brunswick Breast and Women’s Cancer Partnership, Community Program
Providing information, and support to improve the quality of life for women living with cancer

New Brunswick Breast Cancer Network, Inc (NBBCN)
A survivor driven support network across NB, plus contact information for 11 support groups across the province.

New Brunswick Support Group for Metastatic Breast Cancer
An online support group


PEI Breast Cancer Information Partnership
An organization of breast cancer survivors and health care organizations providing information and publications on breast cancer and resources on PEI.
Judy Donovan Whitty:

Charlottetown Breast Cancer Support Group
Judy Donovan Whitty:

PEI Metastatic Breast Cancer Support Group
Online support group, meets every 3 months.


Cornerbrook Breast Friends Breast Cancer Support Group
Joan:  709-785.7465
Shirley:  709- 785.5247

Stephenville/Bay St.George Cancer Support Group  (general support group)
Joan:  709-643-3425

St John’s and surrounding area

Sharing Hoping Empowering (SHE)
Peer support group for women with advanced stage 4 breast cancer. Online support and bimonthly meetings.

St John’s metro area

Sharing Our Strength (SOS)
Joan:  709-364-8716

Gander Pink Ladies Breast Cancer Social Group
Facebook:  Pink Ladies of Gander
Liz:  709-651-3880