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While still considered to be incurable multiple myeloma is close to becoming identified as a chronic illness, learn more.

In 2000, we became the first Myeloma Support group in Western Canada, based out of Victoria, BC. Then information and awareness about myeloma was scarce. Out of a real need we came together to help newly diagnosed patients and people living with this disease who want to know more.

Newly diagnosed people deal with profound emotions when told they have a serious cancer. At a time when sick, sad and confused understanding a complex condition that includes a whole new language of medical terms is a colossal struggle. Help to sort through this maze was needed then and is available now for the person with myeloma and for those who love them and are on the same journey.

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The group meets the Second Tuesday of the month 1pm-3pm at:

Yakimovich Wellness Centre (adjacent to the Aberdeen Hospital)
1454 Hillside Avenue
Victoria, BC, V8T 2B7
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Zoom meetings are being held if no in-person meetings

To take part in the Zoom meeting or have any questions please email Maureen or Ellen at:
victoriasupport@myeloma.ca

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