Patients & Families
Patients and Families
Capital District Health Authority

Support Groups in Your District:
The Sunshine Room is a space that offers complementary therapy to cancer patients and compassionate support for affected loved ones. For more information on the Sunshine Room, call the Sunshine Room Direct Line, 902 473-6567 (Press 1), or visit the Capital Health website,

Clinic:
Dickson Building, Out-Patient Clinic
5780 University Avenue Main Level
(902) 473-6000

Victoria Building, VG Site, Chemotherapy Unit
5820 University Avenue 11th Floor, Victoria Building, VG Site
(902) 473-6441

Palliative Care Programs in Your District:
The Capital Health Integrated Palliative Care Service provides patients with home consultation and inpatient consultation. The inpatient program services patients who are reaching the end of life, or are having difficulty managing side effects. 

For more information on the Palliative Care Program offered by the Capital District Health Authority, contact Gail Ellsworth, 902 473-3811.

For more information on services in your district, view the Capital District Health Authority website.

If you would like to search for a support group, a place to stay, a clinic, or any other accommodation near you, view the Canadian Cancer Society's Community Services Locator.