Local Groups and Agencies
Lymphedema / Lipedema Support Group Manitoba
Group meets once a month to support each other and to discuss related lymphedema issues.
*PLEASE NOTE: The Lymphedema/ Lipedema Support Group will not be having a meeting in December 2022. In 2023, Zoom meetings will be held for January, February, and March on the 3rd Monday of the month from 6:00-8:00 p.m. In-person meetings will resume in April 2023.
WRHA Breast Health Services
Lymphedema education and treatment is available for clients who develop lymphedema after breast cancer treatment. Please visit their site for further information about their services as well as helpful information related to breast-cancer related lymphedema.
Helping Hands for Manitobans with Breast Cancer Inc. is a group of dedicated and caring volunteers committed to providing financial assistance to those undergoing breast cancer treatment.
Never Alone Foundation
Never Alone Foundation is a nationally registered charity committed to improving the lives of people affected by cancer. LAM is very appreciative of the work of the NAF, and in particular, its support of individuals with lymphedema. Read a short summary here.
South Central Cancer Resource
The South Central Cancer Resource (SCCR) is a local community based, non-profit organization. Read a short summary of their work here.
The StepUp-SpeakOut website grew out of a discussion board where posters wanted a site where information about post-breast cancer lymphedema and risk reduction would be available.