Wellspring Calgary has been delivering supportive care since March 2007 to anyone living with any type of cancer at any point on their cancer journey. Services are available free of charge and without referral to those diagnosed, their families and primary caregivers.
In 2014 a record 3,084 members had access to 22,372 hours of program delivery. Supporting this, 169 volunteers donated 9,163 hours of their time.
Wellspring Calgary collaborates with and is endorsed by healthcare professionals in the supportive cancer care community.
Programs and resources supporting mind-body-spirit learning are informed by evidence and facilitated by professional leaders in their respective fields. The Wellspring Calgary Speaker Series features leading experts in the cancer field.
The work of Wellspring Calgary is funded solely through the generosity of our community; we receive no core government or agency funding. Donations are gratefully accepted and are CRA tax receiptable. Our charitable number is 809013675 RR0001.Wellspring Calgary collaborates with and is endorsed by healthcare professionals in the supportive cancer care community.
Wellspring Calgary regularly gathers member feedback to measure and validate the benefits and value of the programs provided.
Wellspring Calgary is sincerely grateful for the support of community hosted fundraisers. Wellspring Calgary hosts two signature fundraisers each year: Toupee for a Day and Firefighter Stairclimb Challenge.