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Childhood Cancer Pathfinder: Key Resources

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Books

Visit your local BC Cancer Library or go to bccancer.bc.ca/library to see the complete library catalogue. See Childhood Cancer Books for more books about childhood cancer. Most library materials can be mailed anywhere in B.C. or Yukon.

Books for children

E-books

Patients and the public of B.C. and the Yukon can access these online books by calling 1.888.675.8001 x 7000 (toll-free) to get a username and password from the Library. See Childhood Cancer Ebooks for more e-books about childhood cancer. 

Websites

Support programs

This is a list of support programs offered by community organizations and BC Cancer. You can find more support programs offered at each BC Cancer centre and in the community on the BC Cancer website.

Victoria General Hospital, Paediatric Oncology Program. Call 250.727.4000 x16578 to speak to a social worker.

Brain cancer support

Camps

Activity books for children



 The BC Cancer library system consists of a central library at Vancouver Centre (VC), and branches in Abbotsford (AC), Kelowna (SAHCSI), Prince George (CN), Surrey (FVC), and Victoria (VIC). All centres have patient resource collections in our Cancer Information Centres (CIC), and all centres have a professional collection on site. Professional resources for CN are housed in the adjacent UHNBC Library.