Where to get screened for Cancer in every province and territory in Canada
Alberta Health Services – Cancer Screening Programs
Screening For Life
Tel: 1 (866) 408-LINK (5465)
BC Cancer Agency
Colon Screening Program
Tel: (604) 877-6200
Tel: (204) 788-8635 or toll-free 1 (866) 744-8961
New Brunswick Department of Health
Colon Cancer Screening Program
Tel: (506) 457-4800
Newfoundland and Labrador
Newfoundland and Labrador Colon Cancer Screening Program
Tel: 1 (855) 614-0144
Let’s Talk About Cancer
Screening is available to eligible NWT residents aged 50 to 74 through their health-care provider in all clinics and community health centres.
Tel: 1 (800) 661-0830
Cancer Care Nova Scotia
Colon Cancer Prevention Program
Tel: 1 (866) 599-2267
Department of Health
No organized colorectal cancer screening program is currently available. See your health-care provider.
Cancer Care Ontario
Tel: 1 (866) 410-5853 or TTY 1 (800) 387-5559
Prince Edward Island
Colorectal Cancer Screening Program
Tel: 1 (888) 561-2233
Ministère de la Santé et Services sociaux
Québec Colorectal Screening Program
Tel: 1 (877) 644-4545 or TTY 1 (800) 361-9596
Saskatchewan Cancer Agency
Screening Program for Colorectal Cancer
Tel: 1 (800) 667-0017
Department of Health and Social Services
Planning for a colorectal cancer screening program in the Yukon is currently in progress.
Tel: (867) 667-5811 or (867) 667-5812 or toll free in Yukon at 1 (800) 661-0408
- In 2009, an estimated 22,000 Canadians were diagnosed with colon cancer and 9,100 died from it.
- If found early, colon cancer is highly treatable and curable.