Leucan Leucan: A family history since 1978. In addition to its support for clinical research, the association provides specific and adapted services to more than 3,300 families of children with cancer: welcome, emotional assistance and support, financial assistance, massage therapy, hosting and support in playrooms, socio-recreational activities, school life services and end-of-life and bereavement follow-up services and Leucan Information Centre. Besides its head office in Montreal, Leucan has eight regional offices.

Locations:
Montreal, Quebec | http://www.leucan.qc.ca/
Industries:
Healthcare Facility|Sports
Contact Information:
Guillaume Rivest
Marketing and Communications Project Officer
Tel: 514-731-3696, ext. 514
guillaume.rivest@leucan.qc.ca

Latest

Apr 05, 2019, 06:00 ET Jay Du Temple to get his head shaved for Leucan

MONTREAL, April 5, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Stand-up comedian and host Jay Du Temple will get his head shaved for Leucan during the last date of his Bien faire Tour on January 3, 2020 at the Bell Centre....


Feb 15, 2019, 05:45 ET Marie-Mai joins Leucan to support cancer-stricken children by becoming Godmother of the Association

MONTREAL, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - On International Childhood Cancer Awareness Day, Leucan, the Association for children with cancer and their families, is proud to announce that...


Dec 16, 2018, 05:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Press Invitation - The Leucan Christmas Party: A Long-Awaited Event for Families/

MONTREAL, Dec. 11, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Leucan, the Association for children with cancer and their families, invites you to its Christmas Party to be held this Sunday, December 16, 2018, from 1:30 p.m....


Dec 11, 2018, 05:00 ET Press Invitation - The Leucan Christmas Party: A Long-Awaited Event for Families

MONTREAL, Dec. 11, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Leucan, the Association for children with cancer and their families, invites you to its Christmas Party to be held this Sunday, December 16, 2018, from 1:30 p.m....


Nov 02, 2018, 05:00 ET A Dazzling Carnival Night to Celebrate Leucan's 40th Anniversary

MONTREAL, Nov. 2, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - There was a full house last night at The Leucan Experience, co-presented by RBC Royal Bank and National Bank, Private Banking 1859. This year, $461,250 was...


Sep 01, 2018, 05:00 ET Back-to-School Time for Cancer-Stricken Children: Support is Needed

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month MONTREAL, Sept. 1, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - On this day marking the beginning of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, Leucan seizes the opportunity to remind...


May 27, 2018, 15:00 ET The Leucan Shaved Head Challenge: The Association Welcomes more than 700 New Defenders

MONTREAL, May 27, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Today, more than 700 individuals showed their support to cancer-stricken children in Quebec by taking part in the Leucan Shaved Head Challenge presented by...


Apr 11, 2018, 05:00 ET The Leucan Shaved Head Challenge is back for an 18th edition

MONTREAL, April 11, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Leucan is proud to launch the 18th edition of the Leucan Shaved Head Challenge, presented by PROXIM today. Since the first edition of the Challenge in 2001,...


Feb 15, 2018, 05:00 ET Leucan, a unique and essential presence in Quebec for 40 years

MONTREAL, Feb. 15, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - On the occasion of International Childhood Cancer Awareness Day, Leucan celebrates 40 years of supporting cancer-stricken children and their families and...


Dec 08, 2017, 10:03 ET Press Invitation - The Leucan Christmas Party: A Long-Awaited Event for Families

MONTREAL, Dec. 8, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Leucan, the Association for children with cancer and their families, invites you to its Christmas Party to be held this Sunday, December 10, 2017, from 1 p.m. to ...


Nov 08, 2017, 05:00 ET The Leucan Experience: A Success on all Fronts!

MONTREAL, Nov. 8, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Tonight, more than 570 guests gathered at Arsenal contemporary art to attend The Leucan Experience, a presentation of McKesson Canada and Medisys Health Group....


Nov 07, 2017, 05:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Press Invitation - The Leucan Experience Cocktail/

MONTREAL, Oct. 31, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Leucan, the Association for children with cancer, invites you to The Leucan Experience cocktail on Tuesday, November 7, where you will have the chance to...


Oct 31, 2017, 05:00 ET Press Invitation - The Leucan Experience Cocktail

MONTREAL, Oct. 31, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Leucan, the Association for children with cancer, invites you to The Leucan Experience cocktail on Tuesday, November 7, where you will have the chance to...


Aug 31, 2017, 05:00 ET Cancer, as Experienced and Told by Children

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month MONTREAL, Aug. 31, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - On the eve of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, Leucan brings emphasis on the realities of two affected children,...


Jun 15, 2017, 05:00 ET Leucan Challenges Quebec's Business Community

The Association seeks 40 'Giants' to invest in research and support for children with cancer and to improve quality of life for survivors MONTREAL, June 15, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - To mark its 40th...


May 28, 2017, 17:07 ET The Leucan Shaved Head Challenge: Hundreds of individuals rallied around the cause today!

MONTREAL, May 28, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Today marked the 17th edition of the Provincial Day of the Leucan Shaved Head Challenge, presented by PROXIM. More than 500 individuals took their turn under the ...


Mar 29, 2017, 05:00 ET The strength in numbers: at the heart of this 17th edition of the Leucan Shaved Head Challenge

MONTREAL, March 29, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Today, Leucan launches the 17th edition of the Leucan Shaved Head Challenge, presented by PROXIM. This year, Leucan is relying on the strength in numbers and...


Feb 15, 2017, 05:00 ET The Tremendous Courage of Families Faced with Illness: An Example to Follow

Leucan Marks the International Childhood Cancer Awareness Day MONTREAL, Feb. 15, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - As part of International Childhood Cancer Awareness Day, Leucan wishes to highlight the resilience ...


Jan 10, 2017, 05:00 ET Let's help them back uphill: A catchy invitation to support cancer-stricken children at the Leucan Ski Challenge

MONTREAL, Jan. 10, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - A storm of new ideas blew on the Leucan Ski Challenge, and today marks the official kick-off of this festive and rallying fundraising event. This year, the...


Nov 03, 2016, 23:30 ET Soirée SUBLIME de Leucan: $402,150 to transform cancer into something sublime and help cancer-stricken children

MONTREAL, Nov. 3, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Tonight, over 400 guests attended the Soirée SUBLIME de Leucan, presented by RBC Royal Bank, which raised $402,150 for cancer-stricken children. To help Leucan...


Oct 27, 2016, 08:00 ET Media Invitation - Leucan's SUBLIME event: A spectacular benefit evening transforming cancer into something sublime

MONTREAL, Oct. 27, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Leucan's SUBLIME event, presented by RBC Royal Bank, will welcome 430 guests from the business community to a spellbinding evening combining gastronomy, circus...


Sep 01, 2016, 05:00 ET Childhood Cancer Awareness Month - Leucan emphasizes the importance of investing in clinical research in pediatric oncology

MONTREAL, Sept. 1, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - On this first day of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, Leucan, the Association for children with cancer, seizes the opportunity to highlight the importance of...


May 29, 2016, 17:18 ET The 2016 Leucan Shaved Head Challenge: As rallying and emotionally rich as ever!

MONTRÉAL, May 29, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Today, hundreds of individuals across Québec took part in the 16th provincial day of the Leucan Shaved Head Challenge, presented by PROXIM. By getting their...


May 26, 2016, 05:00 ET Grand Unveiling of the Leucan Mighty Challenge - An Original, New, Unifying Concept!

BROSSARD, QC, May 26, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Surrounded by its many partners, it was with great pride and excitement that the Leucan Montérégie team announced details of its latest fundraiser, the...


Apr 26, 2016, 05:00 ET Launch of Camie: A New Mobile Game in Support of Leucan

Help a ladybug on her journey while supporting cancer-stricken children MONTRÉAL, April 26, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Jean-Sébastien Beaulne, a Leucan member and parent, created a mobile game called Camie...