Myeloma Canada is a non-profit, charitable organization created by, and for people impacted by multiple myeloma, a relatively unknown cancer of the plasma cells. Exclusively devoted to the Canadian myeloma community, Myeloma Canada has been making myeloma matter since 2005.
As a patient-driven, patient-focused grassroots organization, Myeloma Canada drives collaborative efforts to unify the voice of the community to effectively shape the Canadian treatment landscape with a committed focus on the improvement of patient outcomes by:
Providing educational resources to patients, families and caregivers
Increasing awareness of the disease and its effects on the lives of patients and their families
Facilitating access to new therapies, treatment options and healthcare resources
Advancing clinical research and promote access to new drug trials in Canada
Empowering patients and caregivers through community engagement