Psychosocial Care

Psychosocial oncology addresses the social, practical, psychological, emotional, spiritual, functional and quality-of-life impact of cancer on patients and their families.

The Ontario Health (Cancer Care Ontario) Psychosocial Oncology Program focuses on interventions that improve the patient experience, support patients and their families through the cancer continuum, and enhance quality of life.

Resources for Healthcare Providers

Resources for Patients & Families

Understanding Cancer

Coping With Cancer

Talking to Children About Cancer

Support for Family Caregivers

Information about Palliative Care

  • Canadian Virtual Hospice provides support and personalized information about palliative and end of life care to patients, family members, health care providers, researchers and educators.

Support Programs in Toronto